Oppo Electronics Corporation, the Chinese Multinational is all set to introduce two of its much-awaited smartphones in India on 23rd March of this year and the entire Indian smartphone market is going gaga over the premium features of the phones. Named as ‘Oppo F3 and Oppo F3 Plus’, both handsets will be coming with dual-camera set-up in their front panel. As officially tweeted by the Chinese Conglomerate, both F3 and F3 Plus will mark their commercial debut in India on 23rd March in an official event in New Delhi.
With the tagline of ‘Selfie Expert,’ both phones are expected to ship with 16MP and 8MP dual camera modules on their front panel. Up to now, it is only confirmed that both F3 and F3 Plus will be launched in five key markets including India, Indonesia, Myanmar, the Philippines and Vietnam on 23 March, while there is no word on the pricing and the availability of the models in the retail outlets. However, as stated by a report of an Indian daily, pricing and availability of both phones may differ depending upon the areas and markets.
As said by Sky Li, OPPO Global Vice President and President of OPPO India, “The F3 Series is Oppo’s first flagship to flaunt dual camera set-up on the front. The flagship is expected to take selfie technology to a new super-advanced level as well as it sets a new trend for other smartphone manufacturers to follow and a new standard for the buyers. There is no doubt that the series will be a great achievement for the company.”
Regarding other specs, Oppo F3 and Oppo F3 Plus are expected to be pretty premium. Amidst all the leaks, gossips, and rumours about the arrival of the new smartphones, integrated with the revolutionary front dual camera, there are also numerous leaks that suggests that the OPPO F3 Plus will be presented in two colour variants like Gold and Black. In display department, we can expect the higher version to ship with a big 6-inch touchscreen display accompanied by a Corning’s Gorilla Glass 5 protection.
Moreover, it will also feature an Octa Core processor, under the hood and will be backed by a 4000mAh battery. The storage part of the phone will sport 64 GB onboard storage, clubbed with 4 GB RAM and the expandable option up to 256 GB via micro-SD card slot. With dual SIM cards support, Oppo F3 Plus will run on Android 6.0 covered with ColorOS 3.0 out of the box.
If the rumoured are to be believed, the Oppo F3 Plus will seat at 7.35 mm thickness and weigh about 185g, which means it will be quite slim and elegant. Networks supports may include GSM, WCDMA, LTE, and TD, suggested some of the key leaks. In the rear panel, the phone will host a 16-mp camera, while the front part will accommodate 16mp+8mp sensors.
However, up to now, no data is available about the specifications of the Oppo F3.