OPPO announced that they will be launching the OPPO F3 on 15th May 2017, and well the event went down as expected. However, you won’t be able to find it easily on shop shelves unless you do a pre-order as of now for the next one week. OPPO F3 will be available on local retail shops as of 25th May 2017. OPPO F3 is unique, and is designed just as nice as the OPPO F3 Plus that was launched earlier in March.
OPPO F3 is prided in being a dual selfie camera smartphone, with great camera specs. This is not the first dual selfie smartphone to launch in Kenya, Tecno Camon CX, Infinix S2 Pro and other itel device. So, OPPO F3 has some good competition already on the sale in Kenya. In as much as the OPPO F3 coming in a market that already has selfie expert5 (smartphones), its specs speaks for it. It is the most expensive among the dual selfie camera phones in Kenya.
OPPO F3 borrows design from the OPPO F3 Plus smartphone, its specs are revised down considering how expensive the OPPO F3 Plus is. OPPO F3 sports a bigger diplay of 5.5 inch screen. It’s screen exhibits 2.5D curved display enhanced with Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The display has a resolution of 1920*1080 pixels with 401ppi pixel density.
The handset is powered by 1.5GHz MediaTek MT675T6 octa core processor. It is boosted with the 4GB RAM and Mali-T860 GPU for graphics handling. The device runs on Color OS v3.0 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Rumors of receiving Android N updates are there but unless received we’ll treat them just as rumors.
The device is packed with triple slot tray that allows you to use dual SIM cards alongside a memory card. The memory card can take up to 128GB. The OPPO F3 has 64GB internal storage. This is supplemented by the SD card slot.
The main section is the camera section, the device has dual front camera stuff. The dual selfie cameras has revolutionized selfie photography. The rear camera too stands out with great specs. The dual front cameras have 13 megapixels camera and the 120° wide angle prices in an 8 megapixel selfie camera. The rear camera features 13 megapixels sensor.
OPPO F3 is packed with 3200mAh battery. This amount of juice can keep you packed for a while.
|KEY SPECIFICATIONS OF OPPO F3|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 5|
|OS||Android 6.0 Marshmallow (Color OS v3.0)|
|Processor||1.5GHz octa core|
|ROM||64GB & SD to 128GB|
|Selfie Camera||13MP + 8MP (Wide angle 120°)|
|Rear camera||13 megapixels|