OPPO F1, a selfie-focused smartphone was officially announced in Vietnam couple of days back. Now, the smartphone can be pre-ordered in Europe.
The OPPO F1 is now available for pre-order in Europe for 229 Euros (US $251 / INR Rs 16,998 approximately). Customers ordering it via Amazon will get a free Flip Cover Case and if you choose to place a pre-order on OppoStyle, you will receive a OPPO Selfie Stick. Freebies will only be given out with the pre-orders. However, the company has not announced any exact shipping date yet but we assume it will be shipped out by the end of January or early February. OPPO India will launch the smartphone in India on January 28 at an event in Mumbai. The company has also roped in Hrithik Roshan and Sonam Kapoor as brand ambassadors for South Asia region.
OPPO F1 Specifications
The OPPO F1 features a 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display that is protected by 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 4. The smartphone is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 (Quad 1.2 GHz Cortex A53 + Quad 1.5 GHz Cortex A53) 64-bit processor along with Adreno 405 GPU. It has 3 GB of RAM and comes with 16 GB of internal memory which can be expanded up to 128 GB via microSD card. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop with the latest ColorOS 2.1 custom skin on top of it.
The F1 houses a 13 megapixel rear camera with LED flash, f/2,2 aperture, which can shoot Full HD 1080p videos. On the front, it comes with a 8 megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture and 1/4″ sensor for your selfies and video calling. The main highlight of this smartphone is its selfie camera that comes with software features like Beautify 3.0, 8 live color filters and option to use the screen as a flash light, just like iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. It has Hybrid Dual SIM (Micro + Nano) support where the second nano SIM slot can be used as a microSD card slot.
The F1 includes 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 and GPS as connectivity options. The smartphone houses a 2,500 mAh battery under the hood. It is 7.25 mm thick and weighs 134 grams.