In an event in Mumbai, OPPO has launched the company’s latest selfie-expert smartphone – OPPO F1S in India at a price tag of Rs. 17,990. It comes in Gold & Grey colours and available for pre-order from August 4th till August 10th. It will go on sale in stores across Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata, Trivandrum, Bhopal, Ludhiana, Gurgaon, Vijaywada, Hyderabad, Ghaziabad and Ahmedabad from August 11th. It will also be exclusively available through Amazon.in online. At such a price tag, it will compete with InFocus M535+ and Gionee F103 Pro, Asus Zenfone Selfie (16GB model).
Commenting on the launch, Sky Li, OPPO Global VP, MD of International Mobile Business and President of OPPO India, said:
“Being a priority market for OPPO, we understand Indian consumer’s demand for excellent camera quality and the ongoing selfie craze. OPPO has a rich experience in camera technology and has been the industry leader with several accolades and awards to its credit. And today we are carrying this legacy forward and stepping up the selfie revolution, by launching the upgraded Selfie Expert – F1s to share advanced photography technology with an even wider range of users in India and also offer them an outstanding photographic experience.”
OPPO F1S First Impression
On the specifications front, it features 5.5-inch HD IPS display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels and it is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. it is powered by 1.5 GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6750 64-bit processor with Mali T860 GPU & 3GB of RAM. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system with ColorOS 3.0 on top of it & it has 32GB in-built memory which can be expanded further up to 128GB via microSD card.
OPPO F1S Camera Features And Image Quality
On the photography front, it comes with 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, 1/3.06-inch sensor and f/2.2 aperture and 16MP front-facing camera with 5P lens, f/2.0 aperture for selfie & video-calling. It also has Beautify 4.0 and several filters.
It has dual-SIM support and connectivity features like 4G, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth 4.0, GPS.
It packs 3075mAh battery.
There is a fingerprint sensor on the front that can unlock the phone in just 0.22 seconds. The fingerprint sensor can also be used to launch apps quickly.