A few days ago, Oppo launched its new Oppo A71 (2018) in Pakistan. Now, as per the latest reports, the phone could soon make its way to India, but with a new branding — Oppo A71s.
The Oppo A71 (2018) is the successor of the Oppo A71 (2017). While the launch date for the Indian market is not yet known, the phone is expected to carry same specifications as that of the model unveiled in Pakistan.
The phone comes with a 5.2-inch IPS LCD HD display with screen resolution of 1280 × 720 pixels. Under the hood, it is powered by Qualcomm‘s Snapdragon 450 chipset with 1.8GHz octa-core CPU and Adreno 506 GPU.
It packs 2GB RAM and 16GB of onboard storage. There’s also a microSD card slot, enabling users to further expand the phone’s storage capacity. The phone is running on Android 7.1 Nougat-based ColorOS 3.2 user interface.
On the photography front, the OPPO A71 (2018) features a 13-megapixel sensor with autofocus and ƒ/2.2 aperture at the back. This rear-facing sensor is capable of shooting full-HD 1080p videos and is accompanied by an LED flash. On the front, there’s a 5-megapixel camera with fixed-focus lens and ƒ/2.4 aperture.
According to the China-based company, the phone uses “AI Beauty Recognition Technology” that helps users capture good-looking selfies. In terms of connectivity, the phone supports dual-SIM, 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS (with A-GPS and GLONASS), micro USB port with OTG support, and a 3.5mm audio port.
The device is powered by a 3,000mAh non-removable battery that is claimed to last up to 15 hours of continuous video watching. While the launch time-frame is not yet known, the device is expected to be priced around Rs. 9,990 (approximately $156) in India.