Chinese brand Oppo has added one more smartphone to its highly popular F series known for selfie-focussed features. This time the company has launched Oppo F7 and the USP of this phone is its front camera of 25MP with AI features.
Oppo F7 is mounted with 25MP Front Camera (Sony IMX576 sensor) with f/2.0 aperture, AI Beauty 2.0 app which according to Oppo has scanning capability of 296 facial recognition points and has a 20% improvement from the first-generation technology. The front camera has other features such as Real-time HDR, Vivid Shot, Gender Recognition and AR (Augmented Reality) stickers. According to Oppo, images taken with the Oppo F7 will have a greater range of luminance levels when shot both in bright sunlight and shade. The contrast and color range of the pixels are expanded to reveal more detailed, brighter and more vibrant selfies.
This phone is packed with a 16MP rear camera sensor with f/1.8 aperture, LED flash and 4K video recording capability. It also has features of automatic scene recognition for capturing brighter images.
The F7 has unibody metal design and comes with an iPhone X-like notch. It flaunt a 6.23-inch full-HD+ (1080×2280 pixels) Super Full Screen with an 89.09 percent of screen-to-body ratio and 19:9 aspect ratio. The display of this phone has protection of Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. This phone is powered by octa-core MediaTek Helio P60 SoC with four Cortex-A73 cores clocked at 2GHz and four Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 2GHz mated with Mali-G72MP3 GPU. It comes with 4GB/6GB of RAM. and internal storage of 64GB/128GB which can be further extended upto 256GB via microSD card. This phone gets its juice from 3400mAh battery. This phone has triple slot – two for SIM cards and one dedicated slot for microSD card.
For security the F7 has fingerprint sensor on the back and also incorporates Facial Unlock feature. It provides connectivity options of 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS/ A-GPS. It runs on new ColorOS 5.0 based on Android 8.1 Oreo.
The Oppo F7 comes in attractive colors of Solar Red and Moonlight Silver colors. It is priced at Rs. 21,990 for 4GB RAM/64GB Storage variant. This will be available via online retailers i.e Flipkart etc. as well as offline stores starting April 9th. The Oppo F7 special edition has also been announced which will be available in Diamond Black and in Sunrise Red wiht 6GB of RAM and 128GB of inbuilt storage, priced at Rs. 26,990. These special edition variants will be available only via select Oppo stores.
Oppo will hold a flash sale for 10,000 Oppo F7 on 2nd April for 24 hours only on Flipkart and 777 OPPO stores across the country. During this flash sale, following offers will be available:
- 5% cash back for ICICI credit card holders
- Additional 120GB 4G data from Jio and and up to Rs. 1,200 cashback in 12 months
- One-time free screen replacement within one year from the company’s authorized service centers