After numerous teasers and hints, Oppo has finally launched it’s flagship Oppo F7 in India at Mumbai today. The program was started by Will Yang, the Brand Director of Oppo India. Successor to the Oppo F5, the main attraction of this phone is it’s whooping 25MP selfie camera, which the company claims to be the camera on a smartphone. It’s tagline is “AI Powered Selfie Captures the Real You”. The Brand Director also stated that the company has partnered with Google to support Camera Startup by a single word using Google Assistant.
Oppo F7 houses 25MP selfie camera equipped with Sony 576 Sensor HDR, the first in any smartphone. The Sony 576 Sensor HDR will provide a detailed selfie supporting backlight condition. You will now be able to get a clear selfie even in nightlight. Equipped with AI beauty 2.0 which scans 296 plus facial feature spots (20% more than F5). This will even recognize your Arm and Neck for better beautified selfie. With Gender , Age , Skin Tone , Skin Type and 8 Million beautification soln, you will get your own beautification with Oppo F7. Yet another astonishing feature of the camera is its Vivid Mode, which is said to keep the face of the person natural but enhances the background. With inbuilt AR Stickers and beautification solution you don’t have to use other camera apps in Oppo F7.
At back, Oppo F7 houses a camera lens of 16-megapixel with LED flash. This is also AI Powered which can recognize upto 16 different scenes. The camera also provides Portrait mode which also supports Vivid mode.
Display & OS
The smartphone feature a 6.23″ screen with 19:9 aspect ratio and FHD+ 2280*1080 pixel resolution. It also has an iPhone X-like notch on the top.
The smartphone runs on COLOR OS 5.0, based on Android 8.1 Oreo with AI built in it.
Processor & Memory
The smartphone is powered by an 64-bit octa-core MediaTek Helio P60 processor, which ois 80 % faster and efficient than Oppo F5.
It houses triple slot that supports dual 4G SIMS and an Micro SD card slot expandable upto 256 GB
It comes in two storage options.
- 4 GB RAM / 64 GB ROM
- 6 GB RAM / 128 GB ROM
Battery and Security
The smartphone is powered by an 3400 mAh Battery. The company states that it provides 33.5 hr of music , 13.5 hr of videos and 8.3 hr of gameplay. Equipped with AI batter management, the device reads and identifies usage pattern and optimizes the battery.
The device has a safety box which stores your credentials for online payment
Oppo F7 can now be unlocked with face which won’t work if your eyes are closed, further improving the security.
Other than Face Unlock, F7 houses a fingerprint sensor at back.
Colors and Price In India
The smart phone comes in three different color options.
- Solar Red
- Moonlight Silver
- Diamond Black (Special Addition)
The company has priced the smartphone as below in India for 4GB and 6 GB version.
4GB / 64 GB –> INR 21,990
6GB / 128 GB –> INR 26,990
The flash sale will start at 2nd April in Oppo’s Official store and Flipkart in India.
The regular sale will start from 9th April.
After successful launch of Oppo F7 in India, it is anticipated that it will launch it’s phone here in Nepal too. Although it will not be available in Nepal’s Market, you can still get it from India. The anticipated price will be around 42-45 thousand for 4GB version and 50-52 thousand for 6GB version.