Oppo Mobiles entered the Indian market in January 2014 with the launch of their flagship smartphone with the iconic swivel camera Oppo N1 in the country. The company had another product on display which was scheduled for launch next which has been launched on April 30, 2014.
The Oppo R1 which comes next after the Oppo N1 in the Indian product portfolio has been officially launched in India. The handset features a 5-inch IPS HD display and is powered by a MediaTek MT6582 1.3GHz Quad-Core processor. It comes with 1GB RAM and 16GB internal memory. OPPO R1 measures 142.7 x 70.4 x 7.1 in dimensions and 140 grams in weight packed with its 2,410 mAh battery.
The R1 features a 8MP rear camera and a 5MP front-facing camera both of them having f/2.0 wide aperture having a capability to shoot good low light images. The camera lens has a protective coating which increases transmittance and reduces light loss. The blue glass filter reduces more than 90% infrared light and other unwanted light rays, preventing problems such as glare, red eye, color cast, and reproduces true color.
Oppo R1 Specifications:
- 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels resolution) HD IPS display
- MT6582 1.3 GHz Quad core processor
- 1GB RAM and 16GB internal memory
- Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
- 8.0MP rear camera with LED flash, 5.0MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 wide aperture
- 2410 mAh battery
Pricing and Availability
The Oppo R1 has been priced at Rs. 26,990 and will be available shortly though there has been no word on the availability of the device yet.