Just two days ahead of the official launch of the Oppo F5 in India, Flipkart has teased the November 2 launch of the smartphone. This als hints at the possibility of Flipkart being the exclusive platform for the sale of the device. As per the teaser, the Oppo F5 will be launched this Thursday at 12:00PM IST. You would also be able to stream the event live on Flipkart s dedicated page for the Oppo F5 launch. Also Read - Flipkart Big Saving Days sale begins for Plus members: Check top 5 deals on smartphonesAlso Read - iPhone SE 2020 with Rs 10,901 discount during Flipkart Big Saving Days sale: Check the deal
Just last week, the smartphone was launched in Philippines, where it was priced at 15,990 PHP (Rs 20,100 approximately). The Oppo F5 is basically the successor to Oppo F3. Just like OnePlus, Oppo chose to skip the 4 moniker. As with every Oppo smartphone, the highlight of the Oppo F5 is its front camera for selfies. In the Oppo F5, the front camera is a 20-megapixel snapper with f/2.0 aperture, which is powered by artificial intelligence, that is able to examine every angle of your face to create the perfectly refined and natural selfie . There s a beauty-iris tool as well to brighten your eyes. The camera also adjusts lighting according to the background.
Another highlight worth mentioning is Oppo F5 s design, which is big step ahead of that of Oppo F3. The home button has been dropped, and the fingerprint sensor is now at the rear. The Oppo F5 is also the first smartphone in the series to feature an 18:9 aspect ratio display. ALSO READ: Oppo F5 with 18:9 display, 20-megapixel selfie camera launched
Oppo F5 specifications and features
As for specifications, the Oppo F5 features a 6-inch full HD+ (2160 1080 pixels) display. Under the hood, is a MediaTek MT6763T octa-core processor, paired with Mali G71 GPU for graphics. The Oppo F5 was launched in Philippines in two variants – there was a 4GB RAM and 32GB storage variant that came in gold and black color options, and there a red color model which comes with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. The storage for both variants is expandable via a microSD card. ALSO READ: Oppo F3 Plus Review: The rise of the selfie flagship
While up front, Oppo F5 has the big 20-megapixel sensor, at the rear, the smartphone sports a 16-megapixel camera with f/1.8 aperture. On the software front, the Oppo F5 runs Android 7.1 Nougat with ColorOS 3.2 on top. A 3,200mAh battery fuels the device, and it has dual-SIM support, 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.2, and Wi-Fi for connectivity. ALSO READ: Oppo F3 Review: The one for your selfies and groupfies