Oppo has recently sent invites to media for the media briefing about the phone. The phone is confirmed to feature a four-camera system with a 48MP ultra-wide camera sensor. The company has also revealed that the phone will pack an 8GB RAM, and has 128GB storage. The camera will have other features like ultra-night-mode for the night photography and video stabilization feature.
The company revealed about its quad-camera setup with a 48-MP primary sensor via a tweet one day before its launch. It also stated the detail about its storage, memory, and ultra-night-mode. The phone will be available in four colors - white, blue, purple, and black. For security, it has an extra security layer of the fingerprint sensor at the backside just underneath the quad-camera. The Oppo A9 has three sensors aligned vertically, and another small sensor positioned at the side beneath the flashlight.
There will be a waterdrop notch to hold the 16-megapixel front camera for the selfie, similar to its predecessor. The smartphone will be powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SoC processing chip. The predecessor Oppo A9 was powered by the MediaTek Helio P70 SoC coupled with half the amount of RAM, and just dual rear cameras. The phone belongs to the budget-friendly mobile category. It will have a .5-inch LCD with a resolution of 1,600x720. The smartphone's sale comes at a time when smartphone shipments in India through online channels have started increasing. Sales increased by 26% in April to June quarter of 2019. Counterpoint's market report suggested. Oppo's sub-brand Realme held 17% of the share.
Oppo has announced three phones under the Reno 2 brand name after 10x zoom camera phone released this year. All three devices the Reno 2, Reno 2 Z, and Reno 2 F are launching in India first and have four-facing cameras in various configuration. The processing power of these phone are also different from each other. The top-end Reno 2 isn't as high end as its predecessor flagship smartphones.
The early Reno with 10x zoom is still the fastest Reno in the series with its processing chip - Snapdragon 855. The Reno 2, is more like a sequel of original Reno that sits right at the top of what you can expect from a budget-friendly smartphone. It has Snapdragon 730 processing chip, 8GB of RAM, and 256GB of storage. The device has a screen display of 6.5-inchd with dynamic AMOLED display pale. It uses the same screen technology as the Galaxy S10 and Note 10. The Z and F both have quad-camera system including a 48MP primary camera. The only difference between the Z and F is that Z uses Sony's sensor whereas the F goes for Samsung's cheaper sensor.
Quad-camera array isn't a new thing anymore. It features an 8MP camera lens, a 16mm-equivalent wide-angle module, a 26mm camera using 48MP sensor, a 13MP camera and a 2MP monochrome sensor. It all adds up to 5x optical zoom with software do the remaining work. All the phones have USB-C, flash charging, a headphone jack. To keep them working all day long, the battery is 4,000mAh. An optical in-display fingerprint sensor keeps the security intact whereas the phone runs on ColorOS 6.1.
The Oppo Reno 2 will be available for sale on August 28 in India. The phone has a quad rear camera and 20x zoom. Now, the complete Oppo Reno 2 specs have been revealed by the TEENA listing for the smartphone. However, the specs doesn't contain any image, despite the official website has already revealed its design. The specs featured in the phone are premium one.
The Oppo Reno 2 has been listed with model numbers PCKT00 and PCKM00 on TENAA. The smartphone will have a big display with a 6.5-inch AMOLED screen. The resolution is around 1080 x 2400 pixels. The device comes with Android 9 Pie out of the box. It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm processor with 2.2GHz clock speed, likely with the Snapdragon 700 series chip. The OPPO Reno 2 with model number PCKT00 has been listed with 128GB storage, but the PCKM00 model has both 128GB and 256GB storage options. Both the model numbers have 8GB of RAM.
The Oppo Reno 2 was already in the news for its leaks around the camera. It has 48MP primary sensor backed by 13MP, 8MP, and 2MP sensors; the official renders have shown that these lenses will be stacked together. In the front is a 16MP selfie snapper, which is placed in the pop-up style housing. It has an in-display fingerprint sensor for the security purpose. The camera can shoot up to 4k video recording, with 2x optical zoom. The VoLTE support is also confirmed through the listing. The device has a large battery of 3195mAh to support its large display and premium features. Other details mentioned in the Oppo Reno 2 includes its available color options - Black, pink, and green. According to the official website, it will have 20x digital zoom and 5x hybrid zoom. There is also an ultra steady mode for stabilized and shock-free video recording.
The Oppo K3 offers a lot of the similar specs as the Realme X at almost same price. As the Oppo K3 goes on sale on Amazon today, here is a quick look of their specs to decide which phone you should buy. The Oppo K3 has has 6.5-inch super AMOLED display, a pop-up selfie camera, in-display fingerprint sensor, VOOC 3.0 fast charging, and powered by a Snapdragon 710 chipset, which are the features on Realme X as well. So which is the better one?
The Realme X was launched a few weeks ago as the strong competitor of premium smartphones. The Oppo K3 was launched in India last week. The Realme X was launched in India earlier this month starting at Rs 16,999. It has 4GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage, while the upper mode with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage is available at Rs 19,999. The Realme X is available in Polar white and space blue colors and will see its first sale on July 24 at 12Pm on flipkart and realme.com The Oppo K3 has similar price but offers 6GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage for the base model and has 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. The Oppo K3 will go on sale for the first time on Tuesday, July 23 at 12pm on Amazon India.
Both smartphones have edge-to-edge, full screen displays without any notch or punch hole cutout. The offer over 91 percent screen ratio and they both have super AMOLED display with full HD+ resolution. For security, they have in-display fingerprint sensor. Both have pop-up camera that rises for the top center of the frame instead of notch. Both has Type-C port, 3.5mm headphone jack and dual SIM slot. The Oppo K3 has 16MP + 2MP dual camera and the RealMe X has 48MP +5MP camera. Both cameras work good at day light.
If you are not a big fan of wireless charging, an IP water resistance, the fastest Qualcomm processors, and optical zooms, Oppo has a smartphone with some other premium features only at $499 for you. It has announced its news newest addition ‘the Reno Z' which offers luxury for less. The new device elevates photography and entertainment capabilities, more than any other device at this price range. Oppo Z has a 48MP rear camera with a 6.4-inch AMOLED screen. It has the ultra night mode 2.0 for night photography, and VOOC 3.0 to dramatically increase the speed of charging. For selfie camera it has 32MP ultra-high definition camera lens. With a larger aperture, the Reno Z takes professional quality portrait photos effortlessly.
Reno Z is packed with 128GB ROM and 8GB RAM, the Reno Z will allow you to stream, play video games, download, and chat. The device is powered by 4035mAh battery, which makes it to charge faster and the battery stays for a longer period of time. The device uses Dolby Atmos to deliver premier sound quality. The Reno Z's stereo speakers use the phone's receiver as a secondary speaker to achieve a full stereo effect. The phone has the latest generation of ColorOS - an OS based on Andriod 9 with swipe-up generation and smart assistant.
The Reno Z has an impressive 92 per cent screen-to-body ratio. The camera is concealed within the 3D Corning® Gorilla® Glass 5 surface. According to Tran, "Making premium accessible is, and always will be a priority at OPPO. The Reno Z does just that, taking a number of impressive features from across the Reno Series and making them accessible to Aussies, no matter their budget." The Reno Z runs a Media Tek processor. It will available in two colors: Aurora Purple and Jet Black.