Oppo, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer has unveiled a new mid-range device dubbed OPPO A73s in Taiwan. the device is priced at priced TWD 8,990 (approx Rs. 20,000) in the region and will go on sale later this month in Solar Red and Diamond Black colour options. the OPPO A73s seems an international variant of RealMe 1, which was announced last month with identical specification and features.
The Oppo A73s sports a fiberglass back with glossy diamond-cutting reflection effect and bears a 6-inch full-HD+ (1080 x 2160p) IPS display with an aspect ratio of 18:9 and 84.75-percent screen-to-body ratio. it is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771) 12 nm processor (Quad 2GHz Cortex A73 + Quad 2GHz Cortex A53 CPUs) paired with 4GB of RAM & 800 MHz ARM Mali-G72 MP3 GPU. the device comes with 64GB of on-board storage and supports storage expansion upto 128GB via MicroSD card. it runs on Color operating system 5.0 based on Android 8.1 Oreo update and is backed by an 3,410 mAh battery capacity with ‘AI Battery Management’ system which learns your usage habits and shuts down background app to lower power consumption. interestingly, the device only comes with Facial Unlock technology which claims to unlocks the device in less than 0.1 seconds, thanks to AI-Powered CPU and the company has opted for not including a fingerprint sensor.
In the camera department, the device sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture and LED flash and supports depth-of-field ‘Bokeh effects’ for Portrait shots. on the front, there’s an 8-megapixel selfie shooter with F/2.2 aperture and AI Beauty 2.0 feature which enhance selfies with the help of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning. it also offers 296-point facial recognition and support Augmented Reality stickers for photos and videos.
Connectivity option includes Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD), Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, and 3.5mm audio jack. onboard sensors includes accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, and proximity sensor. the device measures at 156.5 x 75.2 x 7.8mm and weights at 155 grams.
Source – eprice