Oppo was one of the brands that were on the back seat in 2018. The major highlight for Oppo in 2018 was the time when they introduced its technically-advanced smartphone, the Find X, in India.
The company introduced a total of 11 smartphones in the country this year. The cheapest model company launched was the Oppo A71 (2018) that was available for Rs 9990, while the most expensive from the company’s camp was Oppo Find X that was priced for Rs 59,990.
|F9 Pro||A83||A3s||F9||F7 128GB||Find X|
|Price (Rs)||23990||13990 / 15990||10990/ 12990||19990||21990/ 26990||59990|
|Display||6.3 inches||5.7 inches||6.2 inches||6.3 inches||6.23 inches||6.42 inches|
|Disp. Resolution||2280 x 1080 pixels||1440 x 720 pixels||720 x 1520 pixels||2280 x 1080 pixels||2280 x 1080 pixels||2340 x 1080 pixels|
|Operating System||Android 8.1||Android 8.1||Android 8.1||Android 8.1||Android 8.1||Android 8.1|
|Battery||3500 mAh||3180 mAh||4230 mAh||3500 mAh||3400 mAh||3730 mAh|
|Camera||16MP + 2MP||13 MP||13MP + 2MP||16MP + 2MP||16 MP||20MP + 16MP|
|Front Camera||25 MP||8 MP||8 MP||16 MP||25 MP||25 MP|
|Processor||Octa Core 2 GHz||Octa Core 2.5 GHz||Octa Core 1.8 GHz||Octa Core 2 GHz||Octa Core 2 GHz||Octa core 2.8 GHz|
|RAM||4 GB||4 GB||2 GB / 3 GB||4 GB||4 GB/ 6 GB||8 GB|
|Internal Memory||64 GB||64 GB||16 GB / 32 GB||32 GB||64GB/ 128 GB||128 GB|
|Expandable Memory||256 GB||256 GB||256 GB||256 GB||256 GB||256 GB|
As The Mobile Indian survey, the Oppo F9 was the most-searched smartphone in the mid-range segment. The data was compiled using the 2 million visitors from the website. The Oppo F9 comes with a price tag of Rs 19,990 and it comes with some good hardware coupled with decent battery life and premium design language.
|A71 (2018)||A5||R17||A7||R17 Pro|
|Display||5.2 inches||6.2 inches||6.4 inches||6.2 inches||6.4 inches|
|Disp. Resolution||1280 x 720 pixels||720 x 1520 pixels||2280 x 1080 pixels||720 x 1520 pixels||2280 x 1080 pixels|
|Operating System||Android 8.1||Android 8.1||Android 8.1||Android 8.1||Android 8.1|
|Battery||3000 mAh||4230 mAh||3500 mAh||4230 mAh||3700 mAh|
|Camera||13 MP||13MP + 2MP||16MP + 5MP||13MP + 2MP||12MP + 20MP|
|Front Camera||5 MP||8 MP||25 MP||16 MP||25 MP|
|Processor||Octa Core 1.8 GHz||Octa Core 1.8 GHz||Octa Core 1.7 GHz||Octa Core 1.8 GHz||Octa Core 2.2 GHz|
|RAM||3 GB||4 GB||8 GB||4 GB||8 GB|
|Internal Memory||16 GB||64 GB||128 GB||64 GB||128 GB|
|Expandable Memory||256 GB||256 GB||256 GB||256 GB||No|
In the year 2018, Oppo introduced quite interesting technologies for the smartphone market. The brand introduced its fastest 50W Super VOOC fast charging technology through which one can charge the smartphone to almost 60 per cent within 20 minutes. Another technical marvel was Oppo Find X, which came with a sliding camera design. The phone featured minimal bezels and the sliding mechanism was surely taken as an alternative to the notched display.
Talking about lows, the Chinese brand took little to no steps when it comes to building up a strong relationship with its community. Issues reported by its user base was left unanswered by the Chinese company. Further, there was a lot of confusion between the relationship and its role with Realme. On one hand, the latter announced that it is an independent company, still, Opp was manufacturing its product and was taking care of its after-sales support.
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