Oppo has quietly launched a new smartphone under its A series, called the A71. The Oppo A71 has been listed on the company s Pakistan and Malaysia official websites. It is currently available for purchase in Malaysia at a price of RM 858 which translates to approximately Rs 13,000. Pricing and availability details for global markets haven t been announced as yet. Also Read - OnePlus could soon come under Oppo's shelter, suggests new leaked documentAlso Read - OnePlus phones in future will continue to run OxygenOS despite merger with Oppo: Report
Sporting a similar look like other Oppo smartphones, the A71 flaunts a metal unibody in gold and black colors. The front panel houses three capacitive touch buttons in the absence of a fingerprint sensor. At the rear, the 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. Under its hood, runs the 64-bit MediaTek MT6750 octa-core processor clocked at 1.5GHz, and Mali-T860 GPU for graphics. The smartphone comes 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 Oppo A71 sports a 13-megapixel rear camera of f/2.2 aperture with LED flash and PDAF. Up front, the smartphone houses a 5-megapixel camera of f/2.4 aperture. The front camera comes with filters, selfie panorama and bokeh effect. ALSO READ: Lenovo K8 Note to Oppo F3: Smartphones with dual cameras under Rs 20,000
The connectivity options available on the Oppo A71 include dual-SIM support, 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi and USB OTG. Keeping the smartphone ticking is a 3,000mAh battery. On the software front, the Oppo A71 runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat with ColorOS 3.1 layered on top. ALSO READ: Oppo, Vivo to soon move their cloud service locations to India: Report
Recently, Oppo had launched the FC Barcelona Edition of its R11 smartphone, priced at RMB 3,499 (approximately Rs 33,500). In terms of specifications, the Oppo R11 FC Barcelona Edition comes with a 5.5-inch full HD AMOLED display, a Snapdragon 660 SoC, 4GB of RAM and 64GB of expandable storage. For photography, the smartphone sports a pair of 16-megapixel wide-angle lens and a 20-megapixel telephoto lens. Up front, there is a 20-megapixel camera for selfies. The smartphone runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat based on ColorOS 3.1. RELATED: Oppo R11 FC Barcelona Edition launched: Price, specifications, features