Oppo on Wednesday launched the R7 Lite and and R7 Plus smartphones in India, priced at Rs. 17,990 and Rs. 29,990. The former will be available in Gold and Silver colour variants starting September 10, while the latter will be available in a Gold colour variant from September 25. Both smartphones support 4G LTE bands in India.
The dual-SIM Oppo R7 Plus features a fingerprint sensor placed on its rear panel, and runs Android 5.1 Lollipop-based ColorOS 2.1 developed by Oppo. It sports a 6-inch full-HD Amoled display, features 32GB of inbuilt storage, is backed by a 4100mAh non-removable battery, and offers Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac connectivity. Inbuilt storage can be expanded via microSD card (up to 128GB) using the hybrid Nano-SIM card slots.
The Oppo R7 Plus is powered by a 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 (quad-core 1.5GHz Cortex-A53 and quad-core 1GHz Cortex-A53) processor coupled with 3GB of RAM and an Adreno 305 GPU. It bears a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture and ISOCELL image sensor technology, apart from an 8-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.4 aperture. According to the firm, the handset using the Pure Image 2.0+ technology can create an Ultra-HD 50-megapixel resolution images. Oppo also claims the rear camera to launch in 0.7 seconds and take 0.1 seconds for auto-focusing.
The R7 Plus measures 158x82x7.75 mm and weighs 182 grams. It features VOOC flash charging technology, rated to deliver two hours of talk time in five minutes of charging, and charge the handset by 75 percent in 30 minutes.
The dual-SIM Oppo R7 Lite runs ColorOS 2.1 based on Android 5.1 Lollipop. It bears a 5-inch (720×1280 pixel) Amoled display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection, and is powered by a Snapdragon 615 SoC coupled with 2GB of RAM and an Adreno 405 GPU. It bears a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture, and an 8-megapixel camera with f/2.4 aperture.
It comes with 16GB of inbuilt storage, which can be expanded via microSD card (using the hybrid SIM card slot). It is powered by a 2320mAh non-removable battery. Connectivity options apart from 4G LTE include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, Micro-USB with OTG, and GPS.