OPPO A79 Price in Dubai, UAE  

OPPO A79

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INTRODUCTION

Oppo Electronics Corp has announced that its new model Oppo A79 will be launched very soon in at the end of 2017. This new model will comprise of many new and high-end features that is expected to be attractive to the eyes of customers. This new model is expected to be available in the high-price range. So, customers are expected to dig deep into their pockets if they are willing to buy this new smartphone. This smartphone is expected to be useful for customers of all age groups and so we should look into the details about this smartphone.

DESIGN AND DISPLAY

OPPO A79 Design and Display
OPPO A79 Design & Build

The Oppo A79 will include a 6.0 inches screen with IPS LCD display. The dimensions and the weight of this device are unknown but it is expected to be user-friendly and easy to handle for customers who are likely to buy this smartphone. The screen resolution is about 1080x1920 pixels with pixel density of about 400 pixels per inch and the color reproduction being about 16M colors. This device will include the option for fingerprint sensor front mounted on it. The device will include the power button and volume level changing buttons located on the right edge of the device. It is only known to be available in peach color.

PERFORMANCE AND CONFIGURATION

OPPO A79 Gaming Performance
OPPO A79 Gaming Performance

The Oppo A79 will be running on a faster 64-bit Octa- core processor that will help customers to work on their devices faster, smoothly and work on multiple applications without any problems like lagging or system getting slow. The CPU will be also supported by 2.5GHz processor and supported by MediaTek processor for the system to provide faster and better performance. The operating system is supported by Android’s version 7.1.1 (Nougat). The internal memory of this device would be 64GB and the RAM of 4GB with the external space extended up to 128GB.

CAMERA AND MULTIMEDIA

OPPO A79 Cameras
OPPO A79 Cameras

The Oppo A79 for camera specifications will include a 16MP front camera as well as a16MP rear camera. It include LED flash for the rear camera with which it can take bright and clear pictures even in darker surroundings but the front camera does not have flash. The other features for the camera include auto-focus, smile detection, geo-tagging, touch focus, digital zooming, HDR and panorama.

The video quality for this smartphone is also expected to be very good for the front and back camera as well. The videos are recorded in 1080p@30fps and they also have clarity and also good and clear audio. The video quality for the front camera is also very good and will provide clear viewing during any video conference.

The multimedia features for this device comprises of 3.5 mm headphone jack, stereo speakers, and also includes different alert types like Vibration, WAV and MP3 musical ringtones. For the audio player it supports MP3 based files and for the video player, it supports MP4 and MPEG4 based files. The availability of the FM Radio is unknown.

BATTERY AND CONNECTIVITY

OPPO A79 Long-Lasting Battery
OPPO A79 "Long-Lasting Battery"

The Oppo A79 will include a non-removable Li-Ion battery of 2900 mAh power that will last for hours before the battery runs out of charge, but this device has no option for turbo charging. The smartphone supports 2G, 3G and 4G based network SIM cards and it also supports 4G Volte for better and rich calling experience. EDGE and GPRS will also be available in this device. The other features that will be available in this device are Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth v4.2, compass, proximity sensor, A-GPS with GLONASS, accelerometer and gyroscope. The device will also comprise of HTML5 for browser and will not support JAVA and it will also be including NFC payment option. There has been nothing mentioned about the option for infrared port.

PROS AND CONS

The Oppo A79 is expected to be a high-priced model and it is expected to be attractive to lots of customers for the high-end features that will be expected to be available in it. But customers should know about the pros and cons of this device in brief.

WHAT WE LIKED
  • 6.0 inches screen with IPS LCD display.
  • Android v7.1 Nougat type operating system.
  • Camera specifications include 16MP front camera and 16MP rear camera.
  • A powerful Li-Ion battery of 2900 mAh capacity.
  • Fingerprint sensor is front mounted.
  • It supports 4G Volte.
  • It will have 64GB of in-built space with 4GB ram and the external space can be expanded upto 128GB.
WHAT CAN BE IMPROVED
  • Front camera does not have flash.
  • It does not support Java.
  • It is only known to be available in black.

ONLINE STORES

  • img-ques What networks is phone capable of connecting?
  • img-ans It supports 4G VoLTE, 3G HSPA/UMTS and 2G EDGE/GPRS carrier networks.
  • img-ques Does it support Dual-SIM?
  • img-ans Yes, it does support dual nano-SIM and a microSD card slot for memory expansion.
  • img-ques What is included in the box?
  • img-ans Other than the handset, the box contains basic accessories such as user guide, warranty card, USB cable, adapter, earphones and SIM ejection tool.
  • img-ques What are the different types of connectivity options present in this device?
  • img-ans The connectivity options in the device includes WiFi 801.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, AGPS, Wi-Fi Direct, MicroUSB, OTG, Glonass and VoLTE support.
  • img-ques Does it feature a fingerprint reader?
  • img-ans Yes, it is present on the rear side.
  • img-ques When was the device unveiled in the market?
  • img-ans The Oppo A79 was announced in an event on November 25 in China. The device is initially available for pre-booking and will go on sale on December 1 in the Chinese market..
  • img-ques What is the price of the device??
  • img-ans The official price of the phone is set at a tag of 2399 CNY and would probably costs near 1399 AED in Dubai.
  • img-ques Which OS it runs on? Will it receive any OTA updates?
  • img-ans The Oppo A79 runs on Android v7.1 Nougat based on Color OS 3.2(user interface) layered on the top. Yes, it will be upgradable to Android Oreo.
  • img-ques What cameras does it feature?
  • img-ans The front camera features a 16MP sensor with an f/2.0 aperture lens and is equipped with features like face beauty, LED flash. The rear camera also has a 16MP camera sensor with f/1.8 aperture lens and supports optical image stabilisation.
  • img-ques What is the battery capacity fuelled with?
  • img-ans The non-removable battery is backed with a 3000mAh capacity with VOOC charging technology.
  • img-ques What sensors have been included?
  • img-ans The sensors available are fingerprint sensor, light sensor, gravity sensor, proximity, geomagnetic induction, distance sensor and face recognition.
  • img-ques What is the type and size of the display?
  • img-ans It comes with a beautiful 6.01-inch screen size, FHD+ AMOLED display. The FullView 18:9 display gives smooth experience. It is equipped with 2.5D curved glass material on the top and features the 2160 x 1080 pixel resolutions.
  • img-ques Does it have fast-charging?
  • img-ans No, it comes with Oppo's VOOC fast charging technology using MicroUSB connectivity.
  • img-ques What are the dimensions of the phone?
  • img-ans It measures 157.3 x 76 x 7.2 mm(height x width x thickness).
  • img-ques Which processor and other hardware specs it comes with?
  • img-ans The chipset is powered by mid-range processor i.e MediaTek MTK6763T which runs on an Octa-core processor clocked at a speed of 2.5GHz equipped with Mali-G71 MP2 GPU.
  • img-ques How much memory and RAM it has?
  • img-ans The A79 comes in a decent 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage that is expandable up to 128GB via a MicroSD card.
  • img-ques What colour options are available?
  • img-ans The colour options available are Ice flame, Blue, Champagne and Black.