Oppo has launched yet another mid range smartphone in the form of the A71. The Oppo A71 is priced at Rs 12,990 and comes wrapped in a metallic body. The device will be available in Gold and Black colors on Flipkart, Amazon and Paytm. As you’d expect, the Oppo A71 will also be available in offline stores starting from September 12.
The Oppo A71 comes equipped with a 5.2-inch HD display and is powered by a MediaTek MT6750 clocked at 1.5GHz and coupled with 3GB of RAM. On the storage front, the device offers 16 GB of onboard storage which is further expandable up to 256GB via a microSD slot. Camera options on the Oppo A71 include a 13-Megapixel primary camera and a 5-Megapixel front camera along with LED flash. Other camera features include Beautify 4.0, Bokeh effect and 5X dual zoom.
With A71 we aim to reach out to a greater and wider set of consumers and offer them a great camera experience. The A71 brings consumers premium photography and advanced features at an affordable price point Sky Li, Oppo President and MD.
The Oppo A71 runs on Android Nougat flavored with Color OS 3.1 and is backed by a 3000mAh battery that supports fast charging. The Color OS 3.1 supports split screen and offer other features like eye protection. Oppo is also touting a safety keyboard that apparently takes into account several variables before letting users initiate the payments. Connectivity options on the Oppo A71 include 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth, Dual SIM, and GPS.
Oppo A71 Specifications
- 5.2-inch HD Display
- Octa-Core MediaTek MT6750 clocked at 1.5GHz, 3GB RAM
- 16GB internal storage, expandable up to 256GB
- 13-Megapixel Primary Sensor with LED flash
- 5-Megapixel Secondary Sensor with LED flash
- Color OS 3.1 based on Android Nougat
- 3000mAh Battery with Fast Charging
- Connectivity features include 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth, Dual SIM, and GPS
As you can see, the specifications are less than ordinary when compared to the competition at this price point. There are phones like Xiaomi Redmi Note 4, Lenovo K8 Plus, Moto G5 and others. Oppo will be banking on strong offline presence to sell this.