Launched in Philippines last week, the Oppo F5 is all set to launch today in India. The USP of the smartphone is its 20-megapixel f/2.0 front camera, which is powered by artificial intelligence. The launch is scheduled to kick off at 12:30PM, and will also be broadcasted live on YouTube. You can also follow Oppo India s Twitter handle to keep a close track of the launch. 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?
Oppo F5 will be sold exclusively via Flipkart, and the e-commerce platform recently posted a teaser suggesting the smartphone could be available for purchase soon after the official launch. Oppo F5 will launch as the successor to last year’s Oppo F3. Apart from the camera, the smartphone also comes with an 18:9 aspect ratio display, which makes it the first smartphone in the series to feature the same. Apart from that, the smartphone is also equipped with facial unlock feature.
Oppo F5 specifications, features
The Oppo F5 features a 6-inch full HD+ (2160 1080 pixels) display, MediaTek MT6763T octa-core processor, and Mali G71 GPU for graphics. The smartphone might launch in two variants 32GB storage variant with 4GB of RAM, and 64GB variant with 6GB of RAM. The storage for both variants is expandable via a microSD card. ALSO READ: Oppo F3 Review: The one for your selfies and groupfies
On the camera front, the Oppo F5 will feature a 20-megapixel sensor for selfie. The front camera is said to be 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. The smartphone also sports a 16-megapixel camera with f/1.8 aperture at the rear.
The phone will be armed with a 3,200mAh battery, and will come with connectivity option like dual-SIM support, 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.2, and Wi-Fi. On the software front, the Oppo F5 runs Android 7.1 Nougat with ColorOS 3.2 on top.
Oppo F5 price
The Oppo F5 has been priced at PHP 15,990 (Rs 20,000 approximately), and comes in gold and black colors. We can expect the India pricing of the smartphone to be around the same range.