OPPO launched a Nebula Special Edition of the premium mid-range OPPO R15 a couple of days back with the device billed to go on sale on May 20. Indeed, the OPPO R15 Nebula Special Edition has now gone on sale online via JD.com. The offline sales commenced on May 20 in China while the Online sales would run concurrently on JD.com, OPPO’s official website and other e-commerce platforms.
The OPPO R15 Nebula Special Edition comes with a blue-pink-purple color gradient design on its glass back panel. The design was a joint work between Egyptian industrial designer Karim Rashid, and the OPPO design team. So, the signature at the back panel is the designer’s signature. Apart from this, the device comes with the same specs as the regular version. That is a 6.28-inch Super-V display with a 2280 x 1080 resolution and 19:9 aspect ratio. The device is powered by an Helio P60 processor, paired with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage.
Other specs include a 20MP front-facing camera with face unlock and AI features, a 16MP + 5MP dual camera setup, ColorOS 5.0 based on Android 8.1 Oreo, dual SIM support (nano only) and a 3450mAh battery with support for VOOC fast charge.
The OPPO R15 Nebula Special Edition is bundled with a pair of JBL custom-made earphones that match the color of the phone. As a result, it is priced slightly higher at ¥3199 (~$500). Without the custom-headphones, the R15 Nebula Special Edition is priced at ¥2999 (~$469).