Oppo launched its affordable smartphone, called Oppo A3s, back in July this year. Since the launch, the device has received a couple of price cuts. But it seems Oppo is not done yet, and the base model of the A3s has received yet another price cut. Also Read - Best wearable gift ideas under Rs 5,000 for Father's Day 2021Also Read - Best smartphones for photography under Rs 20,000 to gift for Father's Day
As per Mumbai-based mobile retailer Mahesh Telecom, the Oppo A3s variant with 16GB storage and 2GB RAM has received a Rs 1,000 price cut. After the latest cut, the smartphone is now available at Rs 8,990. Also Read - Best 5G smartphones with top MediaTek processors under Rs 30,000 in June 2021
Originally launched for Rs 10,990, Oppo s smartphone had received a Rs 1,000 price cut back in October. That cut had brought the price down to Rs 9,990. Last month, the top variant with 32GB storage and 3GB RAM too had received a cut, which brought its retail price down to Rs 11,990. The affordable smartphone is being sold across online and offline retail stores in India.
Oppo A3s features and specifications
The smartphone boasts a 6.2-inch HD+ Super Full Screen display, and a notch at the top that houses the front camera. Under the hood is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 octa-core SoC. The built-in storage is expandable up to 256GB using a microSD card.
In the photography department, the Oppo A3s comes with dual-rear cameras a combination 13-megapixel primary sensor, and a 2-megapixel secondary depth sensor. Up front, there is an 8-megapixel selfie snapper with AI Beauty mode and AI portrait mode. To keep things ticking, the smartphone is backed by a 4,230mAh battery and it runs on Android 8.1 Oreo-based ColorOS 5.1
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Connectivity options on the smartphone include dual SIM card slots, Wi-Fi, 4G VoLTE, and Bluetooth. Oppo has also added Music Party feature that allows A3s users to connect more than one smartphone and play music in sync, just like you would do on a stereo Bluetooth speaker.