Last year Oppo had released a special edition variant of the Oppo F3 called the Oppo F3 Deepika Edition phone. In 2018, Oppo wants to start off the year with another special edition phone featuring another Bollywood star. Now OPPO launched the Oppo F5 smartphone in India back in November last year, later it launched the Red Edition of the smartphone with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage. The Oppo Mobile India’s Facebook page has started promoting the Oppo F5 Sidharth Limited Edition smartphone. It will start selling in India from 3 February onwards. Today it has launched the Dashing Blue edition of the smartphone in collaboration with its brand ambassador – Sidharth Malhotra. The main highlights of this smartphone, A.I. beauty recognition technology.
The Oppo F5 flaunts a 6-inch full HD+ display with a resolution of 2160×1080 pixels. Under the hood is a MediaTek Helio P23 (MT6763T) octa-core SoC paired with Mali G71 GPU. At the back is a 16 MP camera with a f/1.8 aperture lens and an LED flash. The front camera also delivers bokeh effects using its 20 MP f/2.0 sensor. Surprisingly, there is no LED flash on the front, considering that this is a selfie smartphone.
The device paired with 4 GB RAM with 32 GB storage variants. The internal storage can be expanded up to 256 GB through microSD card. The smartphone runs on Android 7.1 with Oppo’s custom ColorOS 3.2. Connectivity options on the smartphone include dual-SIM card support, 4G with VoLTE HD voice calling, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth 4.2, USB OTG, FM. Sensors on the phone include the Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.
The Oppo F5 runs Android 7.1 and is powered by a 3200mAh non-removable battery. It measures 156.50 x 76.00 x 7.50 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 152.00 grams.
The OPPO F5 Sidharth Limited Edition is priced the same as the regular variant at Rs 19,990. It will be available online on Amazon India starting February 8th, before being made available via offline stores a day later.
Will Yang, Brand Director, OPPO India, commented on the launch saying “It brings us immense pleasure to offer our consumers another special that will enable them to capture special moments spent with loved ones. OPPO as a brand is focused on the youth and always innovates its marketing and product strategies to offer unique experiences. The OPPO F5 Sidharth Limited Edition, a blend of innovation and technology, is an effort in that direction. We are extremely happy to collaborate with Sidharth Malhotra and bring the youth something unique, stylish and fun.”
Oppo F5 Full Specification:
|Display||6-inch FHD+ (2160 × 1080 px), 18:9 ratio display, 2.5D curved glass with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection|
|Processor||2.5GHz Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P23|
|Graphics||Mali G71 MP2|
|Camera|| Rear cameras- 16MP with LED flash, f/1.8 aperture
Video recording -1080p@30fs
Front camera-20 MP, 1080p f/2.0 aperture
|RAM||4GB / 6GB|
|ROM||64 GB, 6 GB RAM or 32 GB, 4 GB RAM (expandable up to 256GB)|
|Operating System||Android 7.1 with ColorOS 3.2(company custom skin)|
|Battery||3200 mAh battery Full charge in 2 hours 20 minutes|
|SIM size||SIM1,SIM2: dual-SIM (Nano)dedicated slot|
|Network Support||4G VoLTE|
|WI-FI||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct|
|WI-FI Features||Mobile Hotspot|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass|
|Colours||Black, Gold, Red (6 GB only), Blue|
|Dimensions||156.5 x 76 x 7.5mm|