OPPO has unveiled a new variant of the OPPO F5 in India and it is a customised edition with a dashing blue paint job. The OPPO F5 Sidharth Limited Edition is named after the company’s brand ambassador and celebrated actor – Sidharth Malhotra who unveiled the handset himself during the event held the previous Saturday.
The new Dashing Blue variant of the OPPO F5 comes as the fourth colour variant the F5 would be available in. The device already has a Gold, Black and Red variants but the stylish blue hue stands out from the others and has a similar price tag as the other variants- Rs 19,990 (around $311). The new limited edition will be available exclusively online on Amazon India on February 8 and would arrive in stores across India on February 9. Since it is a limited edition, it would likely be available in limited quantities.
The OPPO F5 was first announced in October last year with a full view display design. The new version apart from coming in Dashing Blue has the same specs lineup with the previous models. The F5 features a 6-inch Full HD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio, a 16MP rear-facing camera with large f/1.8 aperture and a 20MP front snapper with f/2.0 aperture for selfies. The smartphone is powered by a MediaTek Helio P23 octa-core chipset, paired with 4GB RAM while there is 32GB onboard storage with an option to expand further using microSD cards. There is also a 3,200mAh battery and the Android 7.1 Nougat-based ColorOS 3.2 provides the interface. The F5 also feature a fingerprint scanner at the back of the phone and an ultra-fast Face Unlock feature to serve as an alternative to unlocking the smartphone.