Oppo has launched its new A71 smartphone in India priced at Rs 9,990. It comes with AI-based features which the company state is “upgraded A.I. Beauty Technology”, but unlike some newly launched smartphones, it misses out on a univisium display and comes with thick bezels on the top and bottom of the display. The mobile phone features a metal unibody design and will be available via Amazon, Flipkart and Snapdeal from February 10, 2018, in Gold and Black colour variants.
Coming to the specifications, the Oppo A71 sports a 5.2-inch HD display with a 1280 x 720p Resolution. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC and 3GB RAM. The device comes with 16GB onboard storage, which can be further expanded up to 256GB using a microSD card. It runs on ColorOS 3.2 based on Android 7.1 Nougat and is powered by a 3000mAh battery.
"We invest immense focus on bringing our fans and consumers the best photography experience together with exquisite design. We have been leading the Selfie industry in the Indian market with our products for which we have received an overwhelming appreciation, especially from the youth. With the launch of OPPO A71(3GB), equipped with AI Beauty Technology and stronger performance we are confident to take our efforts a step-ahead in our selfie journey" said Will Yang, Brand Director, OPPO India.
The smartphone features a 13MP rear single rear camera with a f/2.2 aperture. It is equipped with a 5MP front-facing camera with f/2.4 aperture lens. The dual-SIM device skips on a fingerprint sensor. In terms of connectivity, it supports GPS, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi, OTG and a micro-USB port for charging.