Oppo launches R1C smartphone with Sapphire display

Opps has launched its R1C smartphone in China. The device is is priced at CNY 24,99. It is the enhanced version of Oppo R1S smartphone.

The R1C smartphone will start shipping on January 20. The availability of the device for India and other countries is not confirmed yet.

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The device sports a 5 inch HD display with 720 x 1280 pixel resolution and also features a sapphire glass panel. It also offers 4G connectivity.

It is a dual SIM smartphone and is powered by a 64 bit 1.5GHz octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor paired with 2GB RAM.

The R1S had a 1.6GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 SoC with 1GB of RAM.

The R1C boasts a 13MP rear camera and a 5 MP front facing camera with 16GB of internal storage capacity which is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card.

The rear camera uses a Sony IMX214 sensor with an f/2.0 aperture lens instead of the CMOS sensor in R1S. The battery capacity has also been upgraded from 2410mAh to 2420mAh.

The company earlier launched Oppo R5 smartphone priced at Rs 29,990. It is crowned to be the world’s slimmest smartphone.

It  sports a 2 inch AMOLED capacitive display and is powered by a 1.5 GHz quad core Cortex-A53 processor with 2GB RAM.

It boasts a 13MP rear and 5MP front camera with 16GB internal memory. On the connectivity front it has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and USB and is fuelled by a Li-Po 2000mAh battery.


Vishal Kawadkar





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