Oppo launched the A71 smartphone in India back in September 2017. Originally priced at Rs 12,990, the smartphone is reportedly available at Rs 9,990 after a discount of Rs 3,000. The company hasn t made any official announcement yet, and neither has Flipkart listed the phone on its platform with the revised price. BGRIndia has reached out to Oppo to confirm the same. Also Read - OnePlus phones in future will continue to run OxygenOS despite merger with Oppo: ReportAlso Read - OnePlus - Oppo integration: What this partnership means for smartphone users?
In terms of design, the A71 flaunts a metal unibody. The front panel houses three capacitive touch buttons, with no fingerprint sensor. The rear camera lens is placed at the top left corner with the Oppo branding at the center. Also Read - Best wearable gift ideas under Rs 5,000 for Father's Day 2021
Oppo A71 specifications
The Oppo A71 features a 5.2-inch HD display and is powered by a 64-bit MediaTek MT6750 octa-core SoC clocked at 1.5GHz. It is paired with 3GB of RAM and 16GB of onboard storage, which is further expandable up to 256GB via a microSD card. On the camera front, the smartphone sports a 13-megapixel rear camera of the f/2.2 aperture with LED flash and PDAF. Up front, there is a 5-megapixel camera of a f/2.4 aperture with filters, selfie panorama and bokeh effect.
On the connectivity front, the smartphone comes with options like dual-SIM support, 4G LTE, with VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi and USB OTG. Keeping the smartphone ticking is a 3,000mAh battery along with fast charging support. On the software front, the Oppo A71 runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat with ColorOS 3.1 layered on top.
Last months, Oppo had announced a price cut of Rs 2,000 on Oppo F3 smartphone in India. After the price cut, the device is now available for purchase at a price of Rs 16,990.