After making a silent launch last week in two countries, Oppo A71 has now been launched in India. The Oppo A71 is priced at Rs. 12,990 and will be available to purchase via Amazon India, Flipkart, Paytm, and other offline stores across the country starting Tuesday, September 12, in Gold and Black colour variants.
The Oppo A71 is a dual SIM (Nano+Nano) smartphone that features a metal unibody and 4G VoLTE calling technology. The smartphone runs on Android 7.1 Nougat based ColorOS 3.1 custom skin. It is powered by a 64-bit octa-core 1.5GHz MediaTek MT6750 SoC coupled with 3GB of RAM and Mali T860 GPU. The Oppo A71 sports a 5.2-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) TFT display.
For photography, the Oppo A71 boasts of a 13-megapixel camera with 1/3.06-inch sensor size, LED flash, PDAF, and an f/2.2 aperture on the rear side. For selfies, the smartphone has a 5-megapixel front camera with an f/2.4 aperture. Oppo says that the rear camera on A71 is equipped with “Multi-Frame Denoising technology, making for clearer pictures under low light conditions, with greater details and more realistic colours.” Even though the smartphone doesn’t carry a dual camera setup, Oppo claims that the cameras offered in A71 are capable of producing Bokeh effect for portraits.
Oppo’s new offering A71 bears 16GB of inbuilt storage that is expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB). The connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, 3.5mm audio jack, and Micro-USB (with OTG). The sensors on board include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, and a proximity sensor. The device gets its juice from a 3000mAh battery that supports fast charging functionality. The Oppo A71 measures 148.1×73.8×7.6mm and weighs 137 grams.
“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.” said Sky Li, Oppo President and Managing Director of International Mobile Business.