Oppo F7 with 6.2-inch 19:9 Display, 25 MP Front Camera Launched Starting at Rs. 21990
Today, Oppo launched its new selfie phone Oppo F7 in Indian market. Like previous Oppo phones, this phone also focuses on selfies and camera. The company has also changed its tagline to “Selfie expert and leader” from “camera phone”.
The phone comes with a iPhone X style notch that we also saw in Vivo V9. It will be available in different color options including Solar Red, Moonlight Solver and diamond black with triangular cut patterns on the back.
Oppo F7 comes 6.23-inch FHD+ Display having 19:9 aspect ratio and 1080×2280 pixels resolution. The phone runs on Color OS 5.0 based on Android 8.1. The UI comes with AI enhancements to offer improved experience. The company also talked about several new changes in the new Color OS 5.0.
The phone packs octa-core MediaTel Helio P60 processor and Mali-G72MP3 GPU. The phone comes in 4GB RAM with 64 GB storage and 6GB RAM with 128GB storage models. The storage is also expandable with dedicated microSD card slot.
The phone has 16 megapixels rear camera with LED flash, f/1.8 aperture. The phone also claims AI recognition in rear camera to perfectly identify different scenes and use the appropriate algorithm to capture better photo. It also has portrait mode in rear camera and it also supports vivid mode in portrait mode.
The phone comes with 25 megapixels front camera with High Dynamic Range (HDR) technology, AI Beauty 2.0, Cover Shot, and AR (Augmented Reality) Stickers. The company even claims good low-light selfies. It is the first camera phone to come with Sony 576 sensor.
The phone also supports Facial unlock. It also has fingerprint scanner located on the back panel.
It has Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS connectivity options. The phone packs 3400 mAh battery with claims to offer 33.5 hours of music playback. The phone also claims to come with AI battery management for offering better battery backup.
The 4GB RAM with 64GB storage model is are priced at Rs. 21,990 and will available through all online retailers and offline retailers starting April 9. The 6GB RAM with 128GB storage model is priced at Rs. 26,990. The Special Diamond Black edition will be available exclusively at selected OPPO stores.
The company will hold a 1 day flash on April 2. Online sale will be on Flipkart and customers will get access to exclusive offer including 5% cashback with ICICI, 1200 Rs. cashback and 120 GB data from Jio, One time screen replacement within 1 year and 0% EMI.
Oppo F7 will be competing the recently launch Vivo V9. Both phones focuses on selfie and offer decent experience. I also published my first impressions fo Vivo V9 as well.