OPPO’s New 5G Super Phones Reno6 Pro And Reno6 Offers Mind-blowing Cameras
New Delhi, 14-July-2021 – OPPO has launched the much anticipated Reno6 Series in India. The new OPPO 5G Super Phones are OPPO Reno6 (5G) and OPPO Reno6 Pro (5G).
The price for the Reno6 starts at Rs. 29,990 ($420 )and the Reno6 Pro starts at Rs. 39,990 ($ 550).
The Reno6 5G will be available for purchase starting 29th July from Flipkart, whereas the Reno6 Pro 5G will be available across all channels from 20th July 2021.
Also, there are some launch offers customers can get a cash-back up to Rs. 4000 from the HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, and Kotak Bank Credit Cards/ Debit Cards EMI Transactions valid till July 30th, 2021. Also, there are EMI/cash-back offers when buying using Bajaj Finserve.
The Key Highlight Features for the Reno6 are:
- Industry-first Bokeh Flare Portrait Video
- Gorgeous looks and the all-new Reno Glow design
- New Monstrous MediaTek Dimensity 1200 Dimensity 900 Processors
- 65 Watts Fast Charging Support
The OPPO Reno6 series offers some noteworthy camera features, and I would like to share this upfront before we get to the other specs and details.
What’s the new Bokeh Flare Portrait Video Mode?
The Reno6 series comes with the leading new Bokeh Flare Portrait Video.
Most smartphones offer high-quality video recording, but that usually doesn’t come with a background blur or bokeh, as seen in DSLR videos.
The new Reno6 phone has Portrait Video Mode that enables a creamy-looking bokeh in the videos.
This feature can be convenient for content creators and general use as the background blurring makes the subject stand out.
Another cool feature is the AI Highlight Video that can automatically detect ambient light and make video optimizations something you would have seen on other phones for still photos.
The AI Highlight Video helps you shoot better videos in all lighting conditions with clearer, brighter, and more vividly colored portrait videos.
Additionally, we have focus tracking for videos that allows you to track the subject, incredibly useful when you want to capture kids or moving subjects in the videos.
There is a Flash Snapshot image mode for sports photography that can help capture moving subjects with quick shutter speed to avoid blur images.
Lastly, we have editing tools like AI Palette and the new Soloop- Smart Video Editor for quickly editing videos. It has pre-loaded templates and the latest music to add to your videos.
The software experience is a big-big factor that makes a good phone great. OPPO is doing some innovative work in this direction. And I like it!
OPPO shared during the official presentation that over 70 million Reno smartphone users across the globe capture 2 billion photos and over 200 million videos every month. People love taking photos and Videos, and OPPO is utilizing AI algorithms to offer an unparalleled video experience – “a studio in your pocket”!
Sharing his views on the launch, Damyant Singh Khanoria, CMO, OPPO Mobiles India Pvt. Ltd., said, “At OPPO, customer satisfaction lies at the ethos of our product development and growth trajectory, and hence we have always been committed to delivering an all-rounder smartphone with flagship-grade features to our consumers. The 5G superphone will enable users to capture their emotions in portrait, providing an ultimate professional-level experience. OPPO Reno6 series is truly a smartphone of the future!”
Let’s check out Specs, Features, Details about both the OPPO Reno6 phones:
While on the other hand, the OPPO Reno6 Pro got the same body design as an OPPO Reno6 from the back but with a little difference in camera setup because it carries a quad-camera setup at its back got a curved display.
OPPO Reno6 (5G)
OPPO Reno6 will be available with 8 GB Ram and 128 GB Storage with a price tag of Rs. 29,990 from 29th July.
The OPPO Reno6 comes with a glossy gradient finish glass back design, and it has an anti-glare glass and the OPPO logo on the bottom side.
The Reno Glow creates a subtle glittery effect whilst also being fingerprint-resistant, and it has different color hues due to light reflection.
The phones will be available in Aurora and Stellar Black.
The cameras are neatly stacked on one side, giving an overall aesthetic minimalist look to the phone.
The phone looks premium, and I loved the Reno5 especially due to the in-hand feel & comfortable to use design.
The OPPO Reno6 5G comes with a 7.59 mm thickness and 182grams weight, making it lightweight and thin compared to most rival phones.
For multimedia, OPPO Reno6 features a 6.5 inch OLED left align punch-hole display, having a thin bezel around its corner, and comes along with a 90Hz refresh rate.
Furthermore, the display comes with HDR10+ support to watch Netflix and Amazon Prime in HD.
They have missed the 120 Hz panel, but 90Hz is great for this phone to offer a better battery life without compromising user experience.
Aforementioned, the OPPO Reno6 is powered by the latest MediaTek Dimensity 900 processor that is an Octa-core processor with a clock speed of 2.4Ghz.
Additionally, it comes with the ARM Mali-G68 GPU.
The handset operates on the latest Android 11 operating system based on ColorOS 11.3.
Also, The OPPO Reno6 is available in
- 8GB RAM and 128GB onboard memory.
Additionally, both the Reno6 phones come with the Ram expansion technology that increases the virtual ram.
Aforementioned, OPPO is offering an innovative camera system with the new OPPO Reno6.
There is a Triple rear camera setup carrying a 64MP primary camera, an 8MP ultrawide lens, and a 2MP depth sensor that bokeh flare portrait videos.
The rear camera supports video stabilization, and you can also shoot 4K videos with the camera.
Additionally, the Reno6 has a 32MP punch-hole selfie camera capable of shooting detailed selfies and videos.
Battery Life, Connectivity, and Other Features:
Furthermore, The Reno6 is fueled by a 4300mAH battery capacity and comes with 65 Watts SuperVOOC 2.0 fast charging support.
You can charge the smartphone from 0-100% in just 28 minutes. Crazy Fast!
For unlocking and security, it has an In-display fingerprint sensor and face-recognition support.
The smartphone supports 5G and also has support for 4G Volte. Since these are 5G phones, you need not worry about the future 5G connectivity.
OPPO Reno6 Infographics
OPPO Reno6 Pro (5G)
Let’s get to the more powerful Reno6 Pro (5G) that comes with some upgrades compared to the Reno6.
Firstly, the OPPO Reno6 Pro comes with 12 GB of Ram and 256 GB storage for a price tag of $550 or Rs. 39,990.
Powering the device is the new flagship MediaTek Dimensity 1200 chipset. It is a powerful Octa-core processor clocked at an astonishing 3.0 Ghz clock speed and comes with an ARM Mali-G77 GPU.
You can play most modern games like Battleground India or the Call of Duty Mobile on this phone on very high or ultra settings. The Phone comes with a multi-cooling system for better-sustained performance. (Also, present on the OPPO Reno6).
It also operates on the Android 11 operating system based on ColorOS 11.3. The phone weighs 177 grams and is 7.6 mm thick (nearly the same as the Reno6).
Furthermore, the OPPO Reno6 Pro comes with a 3D curved 6.5-inch OLED punch-hole display along with a 90Hz refresh rated and supports HDR10+.
Notably, the Reno6 has a flat OLED display.
Moreover, the Pro variant comes with a Quad camera setup at the back, including – 64MP main camera, an 8MP ultrawide lens, 2 MP Macro, and a 2 MP mono camera with a color temperature sensor.
Additionally, it has a 32MP selfie camera for selfies and high-quality video recording.
The smartphone pack with a 4500mAH battery capacity also comes with a 65 Watts fast charging (VOOC Charging) support. The phone can charge from 0-100% in just 31 minutes.
Additionally, we have got Dual-Mode 5G support as well as 4G VOLTE connectivity.
Similar to the Reno6, it also has got an In-display fingerprint scanner and support for Dolby Atmos.
OPPO Reno6 PRO Infographics
Comparison OPPO Reno6 vs. OPPO Reno6 Pro
|Specs Comparison||OPPO Reno6||OPPO Reno6 Pro|
|Design||The glass back with a shiny finish||The glass back with a shiny finish|
|Display||6.5 inch AMOLED left punch-hole display with 90 Hz refresh rate||6.5 inch AMOLED left punch-hole display with 90Hz refresh rate|
|Pixels resolution||FHD+ (2400*1080) pixels||FHD+ (2400*1080) pixels|
|Processor||MediaTek Dimensity 900 octa-core chipset||MediaTek Dimensity 1200 octa-core chipset|
|GPU||ARM Mali-G68||ARM Mali-G77|
|RAM||8GB||12GB(with 7GB expandable RAM support)|
|Storage||128 storage||256GB storage|
|OS||Android 11 based on ColorOS 11.3||Android 11 based on ColorOS 11.3|
|Rear Camera||Triple (64MP + 8MP + 2MP) camera||Quad (64MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP) camera|
|Front Camera||32 MP selfie camera||32 MP selfie camera|
|Fast Charging Support||65 Watts super VOOC 2.0||65 Watts super VOOC 2.0|
|Port||USB Type -C||USB Type -C|
|Weight||182 gram||177 gram|
|Starting Price||Rs. 29,990||Rs. 39,990|
|Sale Date||29 July 2021||20 July 2021|
Considering the price, OPPO’s new phones offer a lot to the buyers, not only interns of hardware but also software. There are many innovative camera features and OS tweaks that make these new phones joy to use.
The highlight features are great cameras, blazing-fast performance, 5G, crazy fast charging speeds, and better software integration.
Also, these are not bulky, unlike those 5000 or 6000 may bricks that are hard to use with one hand.
Overall a good upgrade from the outgoing Reno 5 series, and in case you are planning to buy one, don’t forget to grab the credit card or EMI option to make these good offerings, great value for money.
P.S – OPPO has also unveiled the OPPO EncoX True Wireless Headphone in a new color.
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