Oppo’s online only sub-brand Realme today unveiled its first handset in India, the Realme 1. The budget handset will take on Xiaomi’s Redmi handset and given the price-to-performance ratio it offers, it sure seems a viable competitor.
Oppo today launched a new online-only sub-brand in India called Realme. The company will be selling its Realme handsets through Amazon India.
Oppo recently announced its latest flagship phone for India: the Oppo F7. The Chinese company has seen its smartphone sales declines by a significant margin in the country over the last few months so there’s a lot riding on the shoulders of the F7.
Last month, Oppo had unveiled its flagship smartphone — the Oppo F3 Plus — in India. This month, it launched its smaller variant: the Oppo F3. The handset went on sale in India today online through Flipkart, with retail availability slated to begin starting from the coming week.
The latest data collected by Strategy Analytics’ Smartphone Model Tracker indicates that Oppo’s R9s was the world’s third most smartphone in the world in Q1, 2017. The handset shipped almost 8.9 million units and captured 3 percent of the market share worldwide.
OPPO today at MWC unveiled its latest mobile camera technology breakthrough: 5X Precision Optical Zoom. As the name suggests, OPPO has managed to develop a camera module that offers 5x optical zoom on a phone.
Oppo has traditionally used MWC to announce breakthrough technologies that it will be using in its upcoming smartphones. This year, the company is teasing the unveiling of a “breakthrough” new mobile camera technology that it is calling the “5x Project.”
Samsung Loses Its Top Spot in Smartphone Market to Apple; Huawei, Oppo, and Vivo Post Impressive Growth
The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 fiasco not only led the company to lose billions of dollars and consumer faith, but it has also resulted in it losing its number one position in the smartphone market.
As per the latest report from IDC on the Chinese smartphone market, Oppo and Vivo managed to overtake Huawei for the first time in the third quarter of 2016. The report states that the Chinese smartphone market grew 3.6 percent sequentially in Q3, 2016.
Oppo has been growing rapidly in China and tier-2 Indian cities. Now, to make the most of the upcoming festive season in India, the company has launched its latest selfie-focused smartphone in the country: the Oppo F1s.