Oppo has launched a new smartphone in India under its A series called the A71. The smartphone is priced at Rs 12,990 and is currently available for purchase on e-commerce sites Flipkart and Amazon India. The Oppo A71 comes in two color options – Black and Gold. Oppo had first launched the A71 smartphone in Pakistan and Malaysia.
Flipkart has a few offers lined up for the Oppo A71 with EMIs starting at Rs 1,083 per month. There’s a 5 percent discount on payment made via PhonePe, and for Axis Bank Buzz credit card owners. There are two offers for Reliance Jio users with unlimited data for 90 days at Rs 399. Lastly, there’s also an offer of 60GB additional 4G data across six recharges for Jio users.
In terms of design, the A71 flaunts a metal unibody and sports a similar look like other Oppo smartphones. The front panel houses three capacitive touch buttons in the absence of a fingerprint sensor. The rear camera lens is placed at the top left corner with the Oppo branding at the centre. Considering its price, the Oppo A71 comes with a decent set of specifications, but lacks a fingerprint sensor.
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, along with a Mali-T860 GPU for graphics. It is paired with 3GB of RAM and 16GB of onboard storage, which is further expandable up to 256GB via a microSD card. In the photography department, the smartphone sports a 13-megapixel rear camera of f/2.2 aperture with LED flash and PDAF. Up front, it houses a 5-megapixel camera of f/2.4 aperture. The front camera further comes with filters, selfie panorama and bokeh effect. ALSO READ: Oppo F3 Review: The one for your selfies and groupfies
The connectivity options available on the Oppo A71 include 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. ALSO READ: Oppo F3 Plus Review: The rise of the ‘selfie’ flagship