Oppo as a company entered the electronics market and got its name for MP3 players, LCDs, DVDs and Portable media players in between 2004-2008. After this tenure the company got its foot into smartphone manufacturing and got excellent name and sales. Today the company is known for creating the best of Android based smartphones loaded with features. It is known for its selfie camera resolution and features in the entire smartphone market.Oppo is all set for its new launch in the name of Oppo A77 which will hit the markets in July 2017.
The dual SIM (nano slots) handset comes in two colours- gold and rose gold with metallic body. It is a stylish looking smartphone weighing 153 grams with 7.3 mm thickness. The colour multi-touch, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen comes with 5.5 inch screen size. The display resolution of the screen is 1080 x 1920 pixels which correspond to 401 ppi pixel density approximately. The security options will include a fingerprint sensor which will be front mounted. The other sensors which will be embedded in the handset will be compass, proximity and accelerometer.
The phone will house the loudspeaker most probably at the bottom. A microUSB and charging port will be present at the bottom. On the top, there will be a 3.5 mm headphone jack. A rear camera with an LED flash will be seen on the back panel. Rest of the back panel would be blank with a metallic finish. The volume and power buttons will be present on the sides.
Oppo A77 works on octa-core 1.5 GHz with cortex A-53 processors and is powered by the MediaTek MT6750T chipset to have the applications running hassle free. The operating system is of Android 6.0 Marshmallow type. Multi- tasking is achievable without any lag due to the good processor embedded in the smart phone. The storage configurations are also good, featuring 4GB RAM with 64GB of internal memory space. The user can expand the memory space up to 256 GB using the second SIM card slot via a microSD card. So, now the user can save all the memories wherever they go without running out of memory space.
Just like all the other Oppo Android smartphones, this handset also is in limelight or its camera features. The handset will have a 13MP AF f/2.2 camera with LED flash for great quality photographs. The other features include phase detection autofocus, panorama, HDR, geo-tagging, face detection and touch to focus. The video quality is good due to the resolution of 1080p @ 30 fps. The secondary camera comes with 16 MP lens and features f/2.0 aperture and image resolution of 1080 pixels. This means that the camera gives the user a wonderful experience of taking selfies and doing video calling with clarity. With the alert WAV ringtones, vibration and MP3 as alert types, the multimedia section of the handset features good speakers and a 3.5 mm head jack.
The smartphone is powered by 3200 mAh non-removable Li-ion battery. The battery is good enough to support the handset for longer hours of talk-time. The connectivity options will include Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n), hotspot, Bluetooth (v4.2), microUSB 2.0 and GPS (with A-GPS). Whether or not there will be FM radio i not yet confirmed. The handset will not be supporting JAVA but will have the HTML-5 browser. The messaging options will include SMS, MMS, E- mail, push-mail and IM. Apart from all this, the user will get the features like document viewer and photo editor/ viewer.
Like every other smartphone, the technology in Oppo A77 will also have some shortcomings. We are providing you the summary of pros and cons below to help you make your mind in grabbing this handset according to your desire and need.WHAT WE LIKED