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INTRODUCTION

Oppo F1
Oppo F1

Oppo Electronics Corp. is relatively a new in the smartphone sector of Consumer Electronics. But, it has shown a decent degree of profit and has gained a considerable reputation in the market. It is a subsidiary type of company and based out of China. The parent to this endeavor is BBK Electronics. This smartphone first announced in January 2016. Later it went on to be successfully released and made available in the smartphone market from the same month, January 2016. The previous models released by Oppo like R7 and R7 Lite were pretty much high-end smartphones. But with F1, Oppo has shifted its target upon much younger generation of customers. The sleek and stylish design of this smartphone have been incorporated keeping in mind the youngsters of today. Though this smartphone is not a flagship model of Oppo, it still is expected to make an incredible and lasting impact in the field of smartphones. This smartphone is considered to be a stepping stone for Oppo in this area. The major USP’s of this smartphone are its amazing camera quality, good and strong battery and finally a fantastic overall design. Now let us look at the various technical specifications which would help us analyze the pros and cons of this smartphone.

DESIGN AND DISPLAY

Oppo F1 Display
Oppo F1 Design

This smartphone comes with a plastic body bordered by a classy metal strip, running along its entire edge. It gives the smartphone a very premium look. The plastic body helps maintain proper grip while handling this smartphone. The plastic body of this smartphone is made such that it gives it a sturdy and durable look too. The length and breadth of this smartphone are 143.5 mm x 71 mm respectively. This phone is reasonably sleek with a thickness of 7.3 mm. It is quite light in weight, weighing around 134 g. So about its thickness and weight, it is above average. This smartphone comes with an IPS LCD capacitive display. The size of this screen is 5.0 inches with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. It comes with a pixel density of 295 ppi. The screen is made with exclusive protection and enhanced touch quality. Corning Gorilla Glass 4 is used to give the extra protection. It uses the Colour OS 2.1 additionally for smooth interfacing. It comes in two colour variants namely White and Gold.

PERFORMANCE AND CONFIGURATION

Oppo F1 Performance
Oppo F1 Performance

This smartphone comes with the Android OS v 5.1 (Lollipop). The chipset used is Qualcomm MSM8939. The processing supported by the Snapdragon 616 processor. The CPU used here is a pair where one is Quad – core Cortex - A53 and the other is also a Quad – core Cortex – A53. The estimated processing speed of the CPU’s is 1.7 and 1.0 GHz respectively. The graphics interfacing of Oppo F1 taken care by Adreno 405 GPU. This smartphone comes with an internal memory capacity of 16GB. It is just enough for any heavy user. But in case more storage is necessary it could expand up to a maximum of 256 GB. It can be achieved using a micro SD card. The RAM storage is around 3GB.

CAMERA AND MULTIMEDIA

Oppo F1 Camera
Oppo F1 Camera

It has the primary camera of 13 MP, which has a lens aperture focal length of f/2.2. The wide angle of focus is around 24 mm. It comes with a dual LED flash to provide proper lighting. Other supportive features available are an autofocus, geo-tagging, face detection, HDR, and panorama. The secondary or front camera comes with an excellent 8 MP and an aperture focal length of f/ 2.0. The sensor size available is ¼ inches. The primary camera records videos with a resolution of 2160 p at the rate of 30 fps. The front camera records with a resolution of 1080 at a rate of 30 fps. The audio in this smart is above average with good stereo speakers and clear alert tones. One disadvantage though is that it lacks a functional FM Radio.

BATTERY AND CONNECTIVITY

Oppo F1 Battery Review
Oppo F1 Battery

This smartphone comes with the user removable Li –Po battery of 2500mAh max capacity. It has a max standby time of 10 days and a talk time of 17 and 12 hrs for 2G and 3G modes respectively. This smart device has dual sim feature with both sims of the micro – sim type. Both the sims are compatible with GSM connectivity. It supports 3G, 4G and 4G LTE in India. It also comes with the basic wireless connectivity features like Wi-Fi and Bluetooth v4.0.

PROS AND CONS


WHAT WE LIKED
  • Thin overall body
  • Light weight
  • Amazing front and back camera
  • Good battery life
WHAT CAN BE IMPROVED
  • Defect in brightness adjustment
  • Poor sunlight readability
  • Average processor

This smartphone is well suited for those who deem the look and style of the smartphone necessary. Also, due to its light weight, it is quite portable and well suited for extensive travel. Another highlighted feature is its good front camera enhancing the selfie taking experience on a whole. This phone is not a high-end phone with a lot of sophistication, though.

  • img-ques How is the overall design of the Oppo F1?
  • img-ans The body of the Oppo F1 is made of an exquisite metal alloy, treated with zircon sand surface coating applied in a low-pressure, low-speed spraying process. The result is lustrous and eye-catching design and a device that’s softer to the touch. With its 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protected display, the OPPO F1 is extra scratch-resistant. Meanwhile, the unique curves add balance, charm and elegance to the metallic surface, while the vibrant 5.0-inch 2.5D arc edge screen makes the phone as much a pleasure to hold as it is to look at.
  • img-ques Does the phone provides support for LTE networks?
  • img-ans Yes, the phone does support LTE networks.
  • img-ques What kind of battery is provided in the Oppo F1?
  • img-ans The phone comes with a 2500 mAh battery.
  • img-ques How much RAM has been provided in the phone?
  • img-ans The phone comes with 3GB of RAM.
  • img-ques Is the battery provided in the phone removable?
  • img-ans No, the phone doesn’t feature with a removable battery.
  • img-ques How many sensors does the Oppo F1 phone has?
  • img-ans The phone comes with three kinds of sensors i.e. Accelerometer, proximity and compass.
  • img-ques How much internal storage has been provided in the phone?
  • img-ans The phone is comes with internal storage of 16GB, which could be expanded up to 256GB using the hybrid SIM card slot.
  • img-ques Why is the Oppo F1 called as the selfie expert?
  • img-ans An 8 Megapixel Front Camera has been provided in the phone that lets it users take a clearer selfie. The OPPO F1 houses an 8-megapixel front facing camera with a wide f/2.0 aperture lens and a sensor size of ¼ inches. This allows for more light to enter the camera so one can take a clear selfie even in dim light conditions.
  • img-ques What is the Beautify mode provided in the Oppo F1?
  • img-ans By using the Beautify 3.0 feature in the camera app, one can enhance their look for an always perfect selfie experience. The mode basically brightens the skin of its users and seamlessly removes blemishes, so one can always look their best. One can also choose from three different beautification modes or apply one of the many available filters.
  • img-ques How does the screen flash help the phone take selfie?
  • img-ans The screen flash helps one take perfect selfies even in low light conditions. To make snapping selfies in low-light conditions an even better experience, one can turn the patented Screen Flash feature on. It converts the F1’s entire display into a camera flash, with a carefully adjusted brightness level optimized for natural-looking shots. So one’s face will always come through bright, clear and natural.
  • img-ques Does the phone offer fingerprint scanner, if yes where is it located?
  • img-ans No, the phone does not come with a fingerprint scanner.
  • img-ques How many SIM card does the phone supports?
  • img-ans The phone supports two SIMs (Nano-SIM/ Micro-SIM, dual stand-by).