The OPPO A38 shares most of the specs and features of the OPPO A18, with a few enhancements. It uses the same display, same Helio G85 chipset, same 4GB of RAM, and same 5000mAh battery. But it packs a much more capable 50MP main camera and much faster 33W charging. Those are the major differences.

OPPO A38 has only one memory config – 128GB, and there is expandable memory for microSD cards. And the extensive Bluetooth audio profile support is there as well, and there are two colour schemes – Glowing Black and Glowing Gold.

How much is OPPO A38 in Nigeria?
OPPO A38 has a 50MP main camera and 33W fast charge.



  • 2G mobile network bands: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz.
  • 3G mobile network bands: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 MHz
  • 4G mobile network bands: LTE.
  • 5G mobile network bands: No.
  • SIM Type: Nano-SIM, Dual SIM


  • Dimensions: 163.7 x 75 x 8.2 mm
  • Weight: 190g
  • Display: 6.56 inches, 720 x 1615 pixels (HD+), 90 Hz refresh rate, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, waterdrop notch, IPS LCD screen
  • Colours: Glowing Gold. Glowing Black.
  • Physical Build: Glass front, Plastic frame, Plastic back.


  • Operating System: ColorOS 13 based on Android 13
  • CPU: 64-bit, 2.0 GHz Octa-core
  • Chipset: MediaTek Helio G85
  • GPU: ARM Mali G52 MC2 @1000MHz


  • RAM: 4 GB
  • Internal Storage Memory: 128GB
  • External Storage: microSD


  • Main Camera: 50 MP main sensor (wide angle) + 2 MP depth sensor, autofocus, LED flash, 1080p@30fps video recording
  • Front Camera: 5 MP wide angle lens, fixed focus, Face Recognition, 720p@30fps video capture

Sound and Video

  • Music Support: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE
  • Audio: 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Loudspeaker: Mono speaker
  • Video Support: H.264/MP4/MPEG4 player
  • FM Radio: No.


  • Digital Compass: Yes.
  • Accelerometer: Yes.
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes.
  • Ambient Light Sensor: No.
  • Barometer: No.
  • Pedometer: No.
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No.
  • Gyroscope (G-Sensor): Yes.
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes; side-mounted.
  • Face Unlock: Yes.
  • Iris Scanner: No.
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No.
  • Voice Control: No.
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes; Google Assistant.
  • Infra-red Sensor: No.


  • Bluetooth Version: 5.3
  • Bluetooth Profiles: A2DP, LE, SBC, AAC, aptX HD, LDAC
  • WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, hotspot
  • GPS: Yes, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, Galileo
  • USB: microUSB v2.0. Type-C. USB-OTG.
  • NFC: No.

Other Specs and Features

  • Battery Type and Capacity: Non-Removable Lithium-Polymer 5000 mAh
  • Battery Charging: 33W fast charging
  • Wireless Charging: No.
  • Reverse Charging: No.
  • Model Version/Number: CPH2579

Launch & Release Dates

  • Announced: September 2023
  • Release Date: September 2023

Price: How much is OPPO A38 in Nigeria?

How much is OPPO A38 in Nigeria?

The price of OPPO A38 in Nigeria is ₦167,000 naira. It can be purchased at stores around the country. These include Jumia, Konga, Slot, Pointek, 3C Hub, Finet, and others.

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