Oppo R5 Coming in Gold
Feb02

Oppo R5 Coming in Gold

The Oppo R5 was the world’s thinnest smartphones (it is 4.85mm) for a few days back in December when it launched, but aside from that brief claim to fame it is also a pretty stellar mid-range handset. Well spec’d, the thing that arguably sets the R5 apart is its premium feel build, and now the Chinese company is coming out with a limited edition gold version, just in case you want more bling. The new gold Oppo R5 will be launched on...

Read More
Oppo’s U3 is Official
Jan22

Oppo’s U3 is Official

Oppo raised the curtain on a new smartphone in its Chinese homeland this week, and it is a decent looking and spec’d piece of kit. The Oppo U3 is a bigger handset that the Oppo N3 and Oppo N5, while it hits a nice sweet spot in the mid-range market in terms of hardware and price. The Oppo U3 has a 5.9-inch screen with a Full HD 1080 x 1920 resolution, and that panel covers 75% of the handset, making it a sleek looking thing. Other...

Read More
Oppo Debut Mid-Range R1C
Jan15

Oppo Debut Mid-Range R1C

A couple of weeks after it passed through China’s TENAA, the Oppo R1C has been officially announced by the company. The handset will roll out on January 20 and will come at a cost of around $400. That is not a bad price for a smartphone that manages to mix a blend of premium looks and solid high end specs. Speaking of those specs, the Oppo R1C gets a 5-inch, 720 x 1280 resolution screen, 64-bit octa-core 1.5GHz Snapdragon 615 CPU...

Read More
Oppo Launching R1C this Week
Jan12

Oppo Launching R1C this Week

Chinese brand Oppo will be launching a new smartphone this Wednesday if reports from inside China are true. The device will be a mid-range handset that will land in the company’s portfolio and will be called the R1C, a new product in the R1 range that also includes the R1S. The new smartphone comes with a 5-inch screen with 720p resolution, a 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 paired with 2GB of RAM, 16GB of expandable storage, a 13...

Read More
Oppo N3 Through TENAA
Jan07

Oppo N3 Through TENAA

Oppo’s latest smartphone, the Oppo N3, has been leaking a lot over the last few months, arriving on AnTuTu for a benchmark seven weeks ago. The handset is now even closer to a launch after it was passed by TENAA, the regulatory body that is China’s version of the FCC. That means we can also see some official specs for the handset. The Oppo N3 gets a 1080p Full HD screen with a 5.9-inch diagonal, but still this phone will be 11.95mm...

Read More
Oppo Shipping 50 Million Smartphones in 2015
Dec29

Oppo Shipping 50 Million Smartphones in 2015

Oppo has made a name for itself with its strange and innovative smartphones, and the company is known in western markets for its devices with swivelling cameras. The company has enjoyed decent growth, especially in China, but Oppo is planning for 2015 to be massive and a year in which it will position itself alongside the Samsung’s, Apple’s, and Xiaomi’s of the world. According to DigiTimes (citing Chinese sources), Oppo is planning...

Read More