OPPO today silently added another smartphone on its R-series in India. Dubbed as OPPO R15 Pro, it is actually the R15 Dream Mirror Edition that was launched in China last year, and was Oppo’s last year flagship which wasn’t launched here in India along it’s global debut. Oppo has finally decided to bring more R series phones to India after positive response to Oppo R17 Pro launched last month.
As for its specifications, the OPPO R15 features a 6.28 inch On-Cell OLED FHD+ (2280 x 1080 pixels) display with 19:9 aspect ratio and a traditional notch on top. Under the hood, it is powered by a 14nm octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 chipset paired with Adreno 512 GPU. It is coupled with 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage which can be further expandable up to 256GB via a microSD card.
In the optics department, the device sports an AI powered dual rear camera setup consisting of a 16MP primary camera with f/1.7 aperture, Sony IMX519 sensor and a 20MP secondary camera with f/1.7 aperture. It comes with EIS for video stabilisation. On the front it has a front camera of 20MP with f/2.0 aperture. The camera comes with Artistic Portrait mode and AI scene recognition along with an AI beauty 2.0 that analyse the user in terms of gender, age, skin color, skin texture face shape, pupil characteristics to suggest the best settings.
The handset runs ColorOS 5.0 on top of Android 8.1 Oreo and is backed by a 3,400 mAh battery supported by VOOC flash charging which the company claims to offer 2 hours of talktime with 5 minutes of charge. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, WI-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.0, GPS + GLONASS, NFC, dual SIM (Hybrid), 3.5 mm headphone jack and USB Type-C. It comes with a fingerprint sensor at the rear though it supports Face Unlocking too. Additionally it comes preloaded with a Game Acceleration Mode that adjusts system resources intelligently and enhances gaming experience. The phone measures 155.3 x 75.0 x 7.5 mm and weighs 175 grams.
The OPPO R15 Pro comes at a price tag of Rs 25,990 and is exclusively available through Amazon India in Cosmic Purple and Ruby Red color options. Also, Amazon is offering discount up to Rs 8,938 in exchange of your old smartphone.
OPPO R15 Pro specifications
- 6.28 inch On-Cell OLED FHD+ display
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 660
- 6GB RAM
- 128GB Internal storage
- 16MP + 20MP rear
- 20MP front
- ColorOS 5.0 on top of Android 8.1 Oreo
- 3,400 mAh battery with VOOC flash charging