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.
As far as smartphone reviews go, there is rarely a time when one finds a device so perfectly designed to meet its market that its flaws, though annoying, seem too trivial a matter. The Oppo A37, is not that device, but it does come dangerously close to being it. The device might not be perfect, it even lacks a full HD screen, but it kind of grows on you, eventually.
Chinese smartphone manufacturers are battling out to reign supreme. Leading the battle currently is the Oppo R9 (F1 Plus in some markets), which has sold an astonishing 7 million units in 3 months, or 1.1 units per second. Even with some impressive figures, the R9 is feeling the pressure from the Vivo X7.
Oppo today outed its latest budget handset: the Oppo A37. The handset sports a 5-inch 720p IPS LCD that is protected by a 2.5D curved Gorilla Glass 4. The metal unibody of the handset makes it look an awful like an iPhone, though Oppo phones have a tendency of looking similar to the iPhone.