Looking for a Valentine’s Day Gift – A Phone to Consider
Valentine’s Day Gift – Love is in the air and why will the smartphone brands shy away from offering something special on Valentines Day. Oppo has launched the new selfie Camera smartphone Oppo F1s Rose Gold Variant in India Priced at Rs 18,990. Notable the Rose Gold color is available only on Flipkart.
Specs and Top Features
The Oppo F1s was launched in India in August 2016 and later on a refreshed version with 4 GB ram was launched. The Oppo F1s is the successor to the Oppo F1, and the new phone comes with a much better selfie camera.
The key highlight of the Oppo F1s is its front 16 Megapixel Selfie camera which comes with f/2.0 aperture and soft glow screen flash.
Additionally, it has a useful software like Beautify 4.0 to touch up selfies after clicking or even before taking the shots.
It comes with 5.5 inch HD (1280*720) display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection.
The Oppo F1s is sleek measuring 7.4 mm in thickness and weighs 160 grams.
Performance and Other Details
For photography, it has a 13 Megapixel rear Camera with auto-focus and dual led flash. Powering the device is the MediaTek Octa-Core MTK 6750 processor with a maximum clock speed of 1.4 GHz. There is Mali T860 MP2 GPU.
The processor and GPU both are really mediocre and will not entice the mobile enthusiasts who are looking for great performance device in this price range.
The smartphone comes with 4 GB of Ram and it has 32 GB of internal storage to store all those cute selfies. The storage is expandable up to 128 GB using the micro-sd card.
Unfortunately, Oppo F1s comes with Android Lollipop 5.1 which is 2 generation old Google Os. There is Color OS 3.0 skin on top. Hopefully, will get updated to Marshmallow.
There are also a lot of great features in the Color OS though like auto call receive, 3 finger swipe for a screenshot, gesture sensor for direct access, can assign 5 apps for 5 different fingers for direct opening and also comes with fast charging support.
Further, the mobile comes with 4G LTE as well as VOLTE connectivity along with the native 3G/ 2G and Wifi networks.
The metallic Oppo F1s comes with a fast fingerprint scanner embedded in the Home button. Oppo claims the fingerprint scanner can work with gloves and even with wet fingers, additionally can unlock the smartphone in 0.2 seconds.
Oppo, unlike most slim phones, comes with a decent battery capacity (3075 mAH).
Overall the Oppo F1s Rose gold is a cool gift for your loved one, on this Valentine’s Day. Though there are tons of other good options too if you are not sold out on the Rose Gold color and selfies.
- Sleek Good premium Metallic Build
- Stunning looks
- Excellent Camera
- Decent Battery
- Dated Android OS Lollipop
- Only HD Display
- Not the Fastest processor.
In Conclusion, the phone offers good features for buyers looking forward to getting a selfie phone while it is a bit of a disappointment for performance seekers.
Oppo has also recently launched the Oppo A57 which comes with 16 Megapixel front camera and is priced at Rs. 14,999. Xiaomi also has launched a new Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X in green Hatsune Miku special edition for the valentines day.