Oppo A77 launches with a massive 16 MP selfie camera with portrait mode:
Chinese smartphone maker Oppo, a relatively new player in the mobile market but with a lot of potential is famous known for its selfie cameras. They’re mostly on par with the ones on the premium iPhones and Samsung Galaxy phones The fans of Oppo are usually youngsters whose number one priority is the front shooting camera for taking a lot of selfies and posting them on social sites such as Instagram and Snapchat.Oppo is the leading OEM in this selfie niche of smartphones.
After showcasing its R7 smartphone earlier this week, Oppo has now launched its A77 smartphone in Taiwan., This new smartphone from Oppo has some noteworthy features that include an impressive 4GB of RAM and a 16-megapixel front shooter for selfies. Priced at TWD 10,990 (INR. 23,400), it will go on pre-order in Taiwan on Friday, May 19 and will be made available starting May 26.
The hybrid dual-SIM Oppo A77 runs ColorOS 3.0 which is based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow and sports a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) In-Cell display and is powered by an octa-core MediaTek MT6750T SoC clocked at 1.5GHz. As we mentioned earlier, the smartphone features an impressive 4 gigs of RAM.
Talking about optics, the Oppo A77 features a 13-megapixel primary rear camera with an f/2.2 aperture, PDAF, and dual LED flash. At the front, the smartphone has a 16-megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture. The company claims that with its Background Blur feature, the phone is able to create a depth-of-field effect through its Portrait mode.
The Oppo A77 comes with 64GB of inbuilt storage capacity which is indeed expandable via micro SD card (up to 128GB). The phone packs a powerful 3200mAh battery and will be made available in Gold and Rose Gold colours. In terms of connectivity options, the phone offers 4G LTE connectivity, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS, as per a report by Gadget Blaze. The phone comes with a fingerprint scanner embedded in the home button at front following the latest fad among OEM’s. The phone is primarily targeted at the Indian market.
Oppo launched its F3 smartphone with dual selfie camera in the Indian market last month. The smaller sibling of the Oppo F3 Plus, the smartphone has been priced at Rs. 19,990, and went on sale earlier this week. The dual selfie camera on the smartphone has one 16-megapixel 1.3-inch sensor with f/2.0 aperture, and double view wide-angle camera that has an 8-megapixel sensor. While the former sports a 76.4-degree wide-angle lens, the latter sports a 120-degree wide-angle lens that allows for 105-degree field-of-view group selfies.All in all, it is a pretty affordable phone that focuses on the mid range market and we’ll see how it performs.
Let’s get into detail about the specs.
Specifications of Oppo A77:
Display – 5.50-inch
Processor – 1.5GHz octa-core
Front Camera – 16-megapixel
Resolution – 1080×1920 pixels
RAM – 4GB
OS – Android 6.0
ROM – 64GB
Rear Camera – 13-megapixel
Front shooter – 16 MP
Battery Capacity – 3200mAh