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See a phone that's less than 5mm thick, the Oppo R5 (pictures)

The latest Oppo R5 takes the war on fat phones to the next level with its super-slim frame.

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The Oppo R5 boasts a 4.85mm-thin metal frame that gives the phone a beautiful svelte look.

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There are downsides to being so skinny. The rear 13-megapixel camera tends to stick out, and makes the phone somewhat uneven when it's lying flat on its back.

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It's a real beauty.

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Touch-sensitive buttons along the bottom, rather than Android's usual software buttons on the screen.

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Another look at just how slim this phone is.

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The Oppo R5 is thinner than Apple's iPhone 6, as you can see from this picture.

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The Oppo R5 is a well-crafted smartphone that's also comfortable to hold.

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