Oppo has launched its selfie-focused smartphone Oppo A57 in India. The smartphone comes with a 16-megapixel front-facing camera and features screen flash and Beautify 4.0
Oppo A57 is priced at Rs. 14,990 in India. The smartphone sports a 5.2-inch IPS LCD display (1280 x 720 pixels) and 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 4. The phone is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 processor along wth an Adreno 505 GPU. The device comes with 3GB RAM paired with 32BG onboard storage which is expandable up to 256GB via microSD.
In terms of imaging, Oppo A57 carries a 13-megapixel rear camera that uses a Sony IMX258 sensor. It comes with phase detection auto focus, LED flash and has an aperture of f/2.2. The front features a 16-megapixel selfie camera. The phone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with company’s own ColorOS 3.0 layered on top of it. It packs a 2,900mAh non-removable Li-ion battery.
Connectivity options in the phone include- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, FM Radio, and microUSB v2.0. The phone weighs 147 grams and measures 149.1 x 72.9 x 7.7 mm.
Sky Li, Oppo VP and Managing Director of International Mobile Business said, “When we saw the demand for the great 16MP selfie camera on the F1s, we set out to bring that experience to an even wider range of users. The A57 brings consumers premium photography and advanced features, like the industry-leading fingerprint reader, that goes well beyond the conventional boundaries for this price segment.”
Oppo A57 was first introduced in China on November last year. Although the phone is available Rose Gold and Gold colour variants in China, Oppo has launched only the Gold version in India. The Oppo A57 will go on sale from February 3. It will be available for purchase both in Brick & Mortar stores and in e-retail platforms.