Oppo, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer has launched a new mid-ranger smartphone dubbed as the Oppo A83 in India. the biggest USP of the device is that it sports the 18:9 aspect ratio Display and comes with a new facial recognition Artificial Intelligence Beauty technology.
Commenting on the launch, Will Yang, Brand Director, OPPO India, stated, “Our focus has always been on bringing best photography and Selfie experience to the Indian consumers. We have received an immense response for our Selfie Expert A Series and F Series. With the A83 we wish to bring an affordable selfie camera with advance features such as the HD + Full Screen Display and AI Beauty Technology. The A83 truly represents our ambition to continue being the Selfie Expert and Leader in the market,”
The Oppo A83 bears a 5.7-inch HD+ (720 x 1440 pixels) LCD display along with 2.5D curved glass and an 18:9 aspect ratio. it is powered by an 2.5 GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6763T processor coupled with 4GB of RAM. the device comes with 32GB of internal storage and supports storage expansion up-to 256GB via microSD card slot. the device runs on Color operating system 3.2 based on Android 7.1 Nougat update and is fueled by 3,180 mAh Battery. The device also sports a fingerprint sensor placed on the rear. it also comes with a pre-installed file sharing app named as O-Share which can transmit six to seven photos in just a second.
On the optics front, the device sports an 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and an 8-megapixel front-facing camera for the selfie addicts with support for Artificial Intelligence beauty technology. as mentioned earlier, the highlight feature of the device is that it uses a new facial recognition technology which the company claims marks 128 unique feature points on the user’s face and unlock the device within 0.18 seconds.
On the connectivity front, the option includes dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, 3.5mm audio jack, and FM Radio. the device measures at 150.5 × 73.1 × 7.7 mm and weights at 143 grams.
The OPPO A83 is priced at Rs. 13,990 and will be available from Flipkart and Amazon.in starting from January 20th. the device is available in Black and Gold colors options.