OPPO unveils N3 and R5 smartphones

OPPO has announced the launch of N3 and R5 smartphones at a global launch event in Singapore. The company stated that it has combined functionality, beauty and incredible performance across every parameter

The N3 is claimed to be the first smartphone to  have an automated swivel camera while the R5 is world’s slimmest full HD smartphone, it measures only 4.85 mm.

oppo n3

Globally the N3 is priced at a price of $649 whereas the R5 is selling at a price of $499. Both the smartphones will be soon available in the Indian market.

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Apart from smartphones, OPPO also launched the PM-3 which is world’s most sensitive Planar Magnetic headphones. The company also unveiled its global strategy at the Marina Bay Sands Convention Center in Singapore.

OPPO also revealed that it ranked first in the Chinese 4G smartphone market in July 2014 with its community of loyal OPPO fans expanding steadily.

The N3 is a innovative smartphone featuring a 16MP rotating camera. It can rotate 206 degrees and is capable of taking 64 megapixel high resolution images using its free-stop and multi-angle shooting features.

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The OPPO N3 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 quad-core CPU backed up by 2GB RAM. It sports a 5.5inch screen with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection.

It includes OPPO’s VOOC mini rapid charging system that will charge 75% battery in 30 minutes, and a five-minute charge allows for a two-hour call. This time the VOOC mini is much smaller and easy to carry.

The R5 boasts a 5.2 inch AMOLED screen and is powered by a octa-core Qualcomm MSM8939 processor. It is also the world’s first smartphone that uses phase-change material, keeping it at a constant cool temperature whilst maintaining superior functionality.

The device is suitable for one hand use and also comes with the VOOC mini rapid charging system.

oppo r5

N3 specifications:

  • 5.5 inch TFT touchscreen
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 quad-core CPU
  • Android 4.4 Color OS 2.0
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16MP rotating camera
  • 32GB internal memory
  • 3000mAh Li-polymer battery
  • GPS, Bluetooth, WiFi


R5 specifications:

  • 5.2 inch AMOLED touchscreen
  • 1.5GHz Octa-core Qualcomm MSM8939 processor
  • Android 4.4 Color OS 2.0
  • 2GB RAM
  • 13MP rear and 5MP front camera
  • 2000mAh Li-polymer battery
  • GPS, Bluetooth, WiFi

OPPO’s flagship phone is the OPPO N1, which is the world’s first smartphone with a 206 degree rotating camera, a 5.9” screen, and rear touch panel.

OPPO has launched over 10 smartphones in the India market including OPPO Find 7 – world’s first quad HD smartphone. The smartphones fall under Rs 10,000- Rs 40,000 price bracket.



Vishal Kawadkar



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