Let's check out the latest smartphones launched by Oppo in the Oppo F Series. Some of the top smartphones launched in the F-Series are Oppo F19, F19 Pro, F19 Pro+. Previously the brand has launched the F17 Pro and F17.
Oppo Launches F19 Pro, Pro Plus (5G) In India - Price Starts at Rs. 21,990
Oppo has today (March 21) launched the new Oppo F19 series in India. The new F19 series is the successor to the Oppo F17 series, launched last year in September. These new Oppo phones are made in India and are manufactured at the enormous Oppo factory located in Greater Noida.
Oppo has launched 3 new phones - Oppo F19 Pro and the Oppo F19 Pro Plus and the Oppo F19.
The Oppo F19 Pro is a 4G phone whereas the F19 Pro Plus offers 5G connectivity. Let's first check the specs and details for the Oppo F19 Pro and then we will move to the F19 Pro Plus 5G.
Key Specs and Details for Oppo F19 Pro
Powering the mobile is the MediaTek Helio P95 octa-core processor, fabricated on a 12nm chipset, along with an IMG PowerVR GM 9446 GPU.
It is not a new processor and but is good for day-to-day usage.
Further, the Oppo F19 Pro comes with a super AMOLED display with a size of 6.43 inches along with an FHD+(2400*1080)pixels resolution including a 20:9 aspect ratio, a 409ppi density, and 800 nits peak brightness, and a 60Hz refresh rate.
The phone comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 and also has a 90.8 screen-to-body ratio.
The phone runs on the latest Android 11 along with the Color OS 11.1.
Camera details - it comes with a Quad rear camera setup carrying a 48MP(f/1.7) main camera, an 8MP(f/2.2) ultrawide lens, and a 2MP(f/2.4) macro, and a 2MP(f/2.4) depth camera.
Like Oppo F17 series, It comes with a punch-hole selfie camera with 16MP(f/2.4) front-facing camera.
The phone comes with a 4310 mAH capacity battery and has 30 Watts fast charging support.
It comes in the following variants:
- 8 GB RAM and 128 GB onboard storage support - Price Rs. 21,490
- 8GB RAM and 256GB onboard storage support at Rs 23,490.
Furthermore, it also has expandable storage via a dedicated microSD card slot.
The phone will go on sale starting 17th March but the pre-orders are already started on Amazon. Also, you can get up to Rs. 2000 discount on buying the phone using select credit cards.
Oppo F19 Pro+
Next, we have the more premium Oppo F19 Pro+ that comes with 5G support.
The Oppo F19 Pro and the Pro+ have a similar design and both the devices are thin and sleek.
Let's check out the key upgrades in the Pro+ in comparison to the F19 Pro.
Powering the device is the new MediaTek Dimensity 800U Octa-core processor clocked at 2.4Ghz and comes along with an ARM Mali-G57 GPU.
The processor is fast for day-to-day tasks and also good for gaming.
It comes with a single variant which is 8GB RAM and 128GB onboard storage support at a price tag of Rs 25,990.
Connectivity - a 3.5mm jack, Bluetooth 5.1, WiFi, USB Type-C, and dual SIM 5G support.
Lastly, the F19 Pro+ is fueled with a 4310mAH battery capacity and for charging the battery it comes with a 50Watts Flash Charging support.
Should You Buy the Oppo F19 Pro or the Pro Plus (5G)
The Pro Plus comes with 5G support that is going to be useful in the coming 1-2 years if you live in the metro and for small-town buyers, the 5G services are going to launch later.
So decide if you want to invest in a 5G phone currently or can sell your phone in 2 years and buy a new 5G phone when the service's launches.
Also, the Pro+ comes with a better processor that is excellent for gaming and heavy applications. So if you like to game on your device then can opt for the Pro Plus.
Oppo has recently launched the Reno 7 series that comes with incredible cameras.
Oppo F19 - Key Specs and Details
The Oppo F19 is available for Rs. 19,990 in India for the 6 GB Ram and 128 GB storage version. The smartphone offers decent specs and features for the price.
The smartphone sports a 6.43-inch FHD+ (2400x1080 pixels) AMOLED display and has a screen-to-body ratio of 90.8%.
Also, we have got the third generation In-Display Fingerprint Scanner for quickly unlocking the device.
For imaging, it comes with a 48MP triple Camera setup that includes a 48MP primary lens + 2MP Wide Angle Macro + 2MP Macro Mono Lens)
Also, for clicking detailed selfies the smartphone has a 16MP Front Camera.
Powering it is a dated Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 processor that comes with the Adreno 610 GPU. Also, we have got UFS 2.1 storage for quick access to files.
Also, there is a large 5000 mAh lithium polymer battery with 33W flash charging technology.
The Dual SIM (nano+nano) offers 4G VOLTE support but unfortunately lacks the 5G support which is a bummer considering the 20K price tag.
It runs on the latest Color OS 11.1 based on Android 11 OS.
Pros - Overall for the price tag of Rs. 19,990 the F19 offers excellent display and battery life with fast charging. The Os and software offer a decent experience and you will also like the cameras.
Cons- The smartphone lacks 5G connectivity and the Snapdragon 662 is not the fastest processor on the market.
Oppo has also launched new affordable A-Series phones in the 10k to 20K price range.
Oppo Launches F17 and F17 Pro in India, Specs, Price, and Details
Oppo has recently launched 2 new smartphones in the Indian market - Oppo F17 and the Oppo F17 Pro with powerful processors and 30W super-fast charging.
Oppo is touting that these new phones are the sleekest in the market and have a max thickness of 7.14 mm.
Let's begin with some of the similarities that both phones have and then we will talk about the differences.
The Oppo F17 Pro and F17 come with a 6.43 inch Dual punch-hole Full HD display with 2400 * 1080 pixels resolution and a 20:9 aspect ratio.
Further, the phone screen has In-display fingerprint 3.0, 402 PPI, and 16.7M color support.
The smartphone weighs 164g and is just 7.14mm thick.
Despite having a thin frame the phone doesn't compromise on the battery capacity. It comes with a sizeable 4015mAh battery and also has the 30W VOOC 4.0 fast charging support.
Let's look at some of the key features of the Oppo F17 Pro and then we will check out the F17.
OPPO F17 PRO
Powering the device is the Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P95 Processor with a 2.2GHz clock speed. It is a powerful processor and comes with the and IMG 9XM-HP8 GPU that can easily run all the modern gaming titles like Call of Duty mobile, PUBG with ease.
The mobile runs on the latest Android 10 based ColorOS 7.2 operating system.
Furthermore, it comes with 8GB DDR4 RAM and has 128GB internal storage space, which is expandable up to 256GB.
As far as the camera is concerned it comes with a Quad Rear camera setup that includes, 48MP main lens (f/1.8), 8MP wide-angle (f/2.2), 2MP macro lens(f/2.4), and 2MP depth sensor camera (f/2.4).
For Selfies, there are Dual front cameras that includes a 16MP main camera and a 2MP depth sensor lens.
Oppo F17 Pro's price in India starts at INR 22,990. (Updated 03-Dec-2020) - Price for the Oppo F17 Pro is dropped by Rs. 1500 and you can purchase it for Rs. 21,499 now.
The phone arrives in Magic Blue, Matte Blue, and metallic White colors.
Powering the device is an Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 (11nm) Processor with up to 4.2GHz boost clock speed. It runs on Android 10 based on the ColorOS 7.2 Operating System and Adreno 610 GPU.
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 is not the fastest processor that you will find in this price range.
Furthermore, the remarkable smartphone comes with memory variants of 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage and 4GB/6GB/8GB RAM with 128GB internal storage
As far as the camera is concerned it comes with a Rear Quad camera setup that includes, 48MP main lens (f/1.8), 8MP wide-angle (f/2.2), 2MP macro lens (f/2.4), and 2MP depth sensor camera (f/2.4).
The front selfie camera has a 16MP lens and comes with an f/2.0 aperture.
The Oppo F17 price in India starts at about INR 16,990.
It is available in Dynamic Orange, Navy Blue, and Classic Silver colors.
Oppo F15 - India Launch, Specs, Price, Best Features, and Buying Advice
Oppo India has launched the new mid-range Oppo F15 in the Indian market for a price tag of Rs. 19,990. The phone is available to purchase from Flipkart, Amazon, and physical retail stores. It will go on sale starting 24th January 2020 on all channels.
The F15 is available in white and black color options with 8 GB Ram and 128 GB internal storage.
Highlight Features (Oppo F15)
- Quad- Rear Cameras.
- 4000 mAH Battery With Fast Charging.
- Mediatek Helio P70 Octa-Core Processor.
- Sleek Design (7.9 mm thickness).
- FHD+ Super AMOLED Display.
Design and Display
Oppo F15 comes with a water-drop notch selfie camera and has a polycarbonate build. It boasts of 4 rear cameras aligned vertically and a tiny front camera present in the dew-drop cut out at the top.
There is a 6.4 inch Super AMOLED display, 430 nits, 20:9 aspect ratio, with FHD+ (2400*1080) pixels resolution. It is protected by the Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The display is one of the best that you will find in this price range.
The F15 also boasts of an in-display fingerprint scanner which claims is faster than the previous-gen phones.
Powering the Oppo F15 is the MediaTek Helio P70 Octa-Core Processor with 2.0 GHz clock speed and the Mali G72 MP3 GPU. It is not as powerful as the Snapdragon 730 present on the Realme X2 or the Redmi K20.
However, the F15 comes with Game Boost 2.0 to improve the stability in games like PUBG and COD Mobile. Additionally, there
Additionally, we have got 8 GB of DDR4 Ram to ensure smooth multitasking and gaming. Further, there is 128 GB internal storage and you can expand it up to 256 GB using the dedicated micro-sd card slot.
The Oppo F15 comes with impressive cameras and has a 48 MP (f/1.79 aperture) Sony IMX 586 sensor as the primary lens in the Quad-Camera module. The secondary camera comes with an 8 MP ultra-wide lens and the two lenses have 2 MP (depth sensor) and 2 MP Macro camera.
The camera can click images in portrait mode, portrait HDR, night portrait, AI photo, and video beautifications. However, there is no 4K video recording support which is a bummer.
The front camera is a 16 MP shooter that comes with an f/2.0 aperture and can click detailed selfies.
Battery and OS
Another highlight of the Oppo F15 is the presence of a large 4000 mAH capacity battery that is sufficient to last all day. Moreover, we are getting a fast charge with the mobile with VOOC 3.0 technology that can charge it up to 50% in just 30 minutes.
The low point for the Oppo F15 is the presence of dated Color OS 6.1 and the Android Pie. The company has already released the new Color OS 6.7 that comes with a lot of new features. However, they have failed to ship the F15 with it.
The phone has a 3.5 mm headphone jack for music and also has the modern USB-Type C port for charging and data transfer.
There is Dual 4G VOLTE support (no 5G), and you get the dedicated micro-sd card slot.
Should You Buy the Oppo F15
The Oppo F15 is sleek (7.9 mm thick and weighs 172 grams), with a stunning design and decent cameras. The processor is not best in the class and it ships with slightly old Color Os 6.1. What's good about the F15 is it's a display, in-display fingerprint scanner, battery life, fast charging, and high amount of Ram and storage.
Overall the F15 looks like a decent choice for daily use, if you are into gaming there are several better options like the Redmi K20 or the Realme X2.
Oppo F11 Pro / F11 - Top Features, Specs, Price, and India Launch
Oppo has introduced a new Waterfall Grey color of the popular Oppo F11 Pro in India. The new color variant is available for purchase on Amazon India for Rs.23,990 for the 6 GB ram and 128 GB storage option.
Further, it will go on sale on Flipkart and Offline stores soon. Specs and other details are the same as other variants of the F11 Pro.
Update 18/May/2019 - The Oppo F11 Pro and the Oppo F11 have got a price cut, and now both the devices are available to purchase online at a discounted price.
The Oppo F11 is available now for Rs. 17,990 on Amazon. instead of the launch price of Rs. 19,990. Also, the Oppo F11 Pro has got a price cut of Rs. 1000 and is available now for Rs. 23,990 on Flipkart.
Today (5th, March 2019), at an event in Mumbai, the company has unveiled the new F11 Pro and F11. Previously, the company has launched the F9 and F9 Pro, which are quite popular in the retail as well as online market.
Also, the brand has launched the new Oppo K1, recently in the Indian market for Rs. 15,990.
The F-Series has phones in the premium mid-range with pricing in between 18k to 32K price range.
Oppo F11 Pro Specs, Details, Camera Features
The Oppo F11 Pro comes with 6 GB Ram and 128 GB internal storage and costs Rs. 24,999. The phone is already available to pre-order on Flipkart, Amazon, and will start shipping from 15th March 2019.
Oppo is also offering a 5% discount if you purchase it using the HDFC bank credit or debit card.
The smartphone comes with a pop-up selfie camera, and the highlight of the device is the 48 Megapixel rear camera.
Key Specs and Details - F11 PRO
At the back, there is a 48 Megapixel sensor (likely the Samsung GM1) that is quite capable. Further, there is a secondary camera at the back (for depth sensing) with 5 MP resolution.
The primary rear camera has an f/1.79 aperture size and ball-bearing closed-loop VCM, 6P lens, and 1/2.25-inch image sensors.
Unlike the Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro, which requires you to shift to Pro mode to click 48 MP images, Oppo is using a different approach.
In good lighting conditions camera can click 48 MP ultra HD images, and in low light conditions, the camera works as a 12 MP sensor.
In the dim light, the camera combines 4 pixels to create a larger single pixel with a 1.6μm size, to click better low light images.
At the front side, the pop-up selfie camera helps to reduce the bezels, as the top side becomes notch-less.
Moreover, it comes with a 90.9% screen-to-body ratio, making it ideal for multi-media consumption.
It has time-lapse, slow motion, beauty mode, AI scene detection, night sight, and saturation boost (Dazzle Color Mode) features.
There is a night-sight-like feature (Ultra Night Mode) to click better low-light images.
Powering the phone is the 12 Nm Mediatek Helio P90 Processor, which comes with 2.1 GHz clock speed and has 8 Core architecture.
There is a Mali G72 MP3 GPU to take care of gaming needs. The processor is as good as the Snapdragon 660 but is no match for the Snapdragon 675/710 or Snapdragon 845.
On Geekbench (Single Core -1550, Multi-Core 5890) as well as Antutu (1,34,000), it performs as well as the Snapdragon 660.
Selfie Camera, Display, Design, and Battery Life
There is a pop-up selfie camera that works electronically and snaps out whenever you need to click a selfie. The front camera comes with a 16 Megapixel lens with an f/1.79 aperture size.
The F11 Pro doesn’t come with an in-display fingerprint scanner, instead offers a scanner at the rear side.
The display is large (6.53 Inches) and comes with IPS LCD FHD+ with 2340*1080 pixels resolution. Oppo has not shared if it has Corning Gorilla Glass.
The company is also boasting about the new Color OS 6.0 and the Android Pie experience out of the box. Also, there is a hyper boost for improving the App load times.
Fueling the device is a 4000 mAH capacity battery that comes with a blazing fast VOOC 3.0 charging.
Also, it comes with a bundled 20 Watts charger in the box. Additionally, the company provides a back cover as well as headphones with the phone.
A good gesture.
Notably, the F11 Pro misses on the USB Type C port but comes with the Micro-USB.
The phone comes with a triple tone gradient back design in two color choices - Aurora Green and Thunder Black color.
Undoubtedly the design is stunning, and the colors are a head-turner. But it is a shame we have to put a case on such gorgeous phones.
Oppo F11 - What are the differences Vs. F11 Pro
The second phone that the company launched is the F11, which comes with a similar design but is available in Double Gradient colors (Fluorite Purple, Marble Green).
The phone lacks the Pop-Up selfie camera, instead comes with a standard waterdrop notch that houses a 16 MP lens. The rear cameras and processor is the same on both devices.
It comes with a 4020 mAH capacity battery (instead of 4000 mAH on F11 Pro) with VOOC 3.0 support.
Further, there is a 4 GB Ram and has 64 GB of internal storage. Both F11 and F11 Pro offer hybrid-sim slots. The storage is expandable up to 256 GB.
The Oppo F11 costs Rs. 19,990 and will go on sale along with the Pro version online as well as offline. Thanks for reading the article, if you have any queries, please share in the comments below.