Chinese handset maker Oppo unveiled its next flagship smartphone, the Oppo N3, at an event in Singapore along with the sleek 4.85 mm thin Oppo R5 smartphone. The Oppo N3 smartphone is listed on the company's Chinese website for CNY 3,999 or approximately Rs. 40,100, while the Oppo R5 is priced at CNY 2,999 (approx. Rs 30,000).
The Oppo N3 is the successor to the Oppo N1 and has a 16 MP motorised swivel camera that can track objects as they move. The camera can shoot panoramas in up to 64-megapixels and also has an inbuilt LED flash. The Oppo N3 has a 5.5-inch full-HD display with 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution. It has a 2.5GHz quad-core Snapdragon 801 processor and runs Android 4.4 KitKat with Oppo's new ColorOS 2.0.1 on top. It has 2 GB of RAM and 32 GB of inbuilt storage expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB). Connectivity options included are 4G, Bluetooth, WiFi and USB 2.0.
It is backed by a 3000mAh battery. The handset's battery has the company's own VOOC rapid charging technology, which Oppo claims can charge the N3 from 0 percent to 75 percent in just 30 minutes. Similar to the Oppo Find 7, the handset features a notification light below the screen with new Notification 2.0 software.
The Oppo R5 has a sleek body and is just 4.85mm in width. It has a 5.2-inch AMOLED display, an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor coupled with 2 GB of RAM. It has a 13MP rear camera and a 5MP front-facing camera. The smartphone runs on Android 4.4 KitKat-based ColorOS 2.0. Connectivity options included are 4G, Bluetooth, WiFi and USB. It is backed by a 2000 mAh battery.