Oppo F5 Goes on Sale in India via Offline and Online Channels

  • Oppo F5 Goes on Sale in India via Offline and Online Channels

Oppo F5 Goes on Sale in India via Offline and Online Channels

OPPO F5 is company's latest and most advanced selfie handset which is built to deliver clear and natural beauty of every subject in the image. For selfies, It comes with a 20 Megapixel front camera. Having said that, you can purchase the OPPO F5 from both Flipkart and Amazon India if you're interested, its 4GB RAM model is now priced at Rs. 19,990 ($308). The selfie camera comes with AI technology which promises clear and handsome selfies and can be used to unlock the device using facial recognition. Customers can purchase the handset from Amazon India or Flipkart, and from other retailers too.

The device runs on Android 7.1 Nougat with company's ColorUI 3.2 running on top of it. The dual SIM (nano) phone is powered by a MediaTek MT6763T octa-core SoC. The phone will also feature the same 6-inch full HD+ display and AI Beauty Technology. It also sports Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The F5 will be the brand's first full-screen model in Nepal. It sports a fingerprint sensor on the rear panel. The company claims the camera has an iris tool for making eyes glow brighter on selfies and photos.

On the rear, there's an equally impressive camera with a 16MP sensor, f/1.8 aperture and LED flash.

In India, Oppo F5 price starts at Rs19,990. Notably, only the Oppo F5 variant with 4GB RAM will be up for purchase for now, as the 6GB RAM model will be released in December in the country.

The smartphone has been launched with two variants - 4GB RAM/32GB storage and 6GB RAM/64GB storage. The internal storage can be expanded up to 256 GB using a microSD card. For connectivity, this phone offers options of 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, 3.5mm audio jack and FM radio.

The phone sports sensors like ambient light sensor, accelerometer, digital compass, and proximity sensor among others.

Bollywood heartthrob and OPPO's newest its Brand Ambassador, Sidharth Malhotra did the honour of launching the sale and may I add, it was just the beginning of flawless selfies that rained later! The Oppo F5 is the successor to the F3 and the F3 Plus and looks similar to its sibling Vivo's recently launched V7 Plus selfie smartphone, with some minor cosmetic changes. But the company has not yet revealed details of the phone.