Oppo smartphones has always had its own way of standing out among the growing crowd of Chinese phone manufacturers. Oppo is famous for its exterior and camera centric phones. Oppo is the first choice on everyone who wants the best camera smartphones. The Oppo F3 Plus is just another smartphone that has been launched keeping in mind the selfie crazed young generation of the 21st century. The phone has been launched with the same "Selfie Expert" tagline and is said to be the bigger version of the Oppo F3. Let's take a look at the phone and its features in detail.
The Oppo F3 Plus has a 6.0 inch wide screen. You get a IPS TFT LCD touchscreen with 10-point multi-touch support and capability of producing 24-bit colour palette (16M colors). The screen resolution is 1080 x 1920 pixels i.e. Full HD. The screen is protected by the Corning Gorilla Glass 5 along with a support for gloved and wet touch input.
Below the display, there are three practically invisible capacitive keys. They don’t have any backlight. On the right, there’s a power key and on the left, the volume rocker keys. . Just above these keys, there is a tray for SIM cards and microSD card. On the left, there is a sound profiler slider key provisioned for silent, priority notifications only and all alert modes. The 3.5 mm audio jack is on the top, with a secondary microphone. MicroUSB slot, loudspeaker, and microphone are located at the bottom. It is available in three colour variants: Black, Gold and Rose Gold.
The Oppo F3 Plus has the Qualcomm MSM8976 Pro Octa-core SoC as its chipset clocked at 1.95 GHz. The combination is sturdy, and it translates to the fact that opening a lot of applications simultaneously or even switching between applications and games would not produce any lags. The device also features a 4GB RAM, theoretically giving currently running applications enough space to store their data. Also, Adreno 510 may act as a graphical processing unit in the phone. The internal memory of the device is limited to 64GB. However, there is an expandable memory card slot (can allow up to 256GB) that can be used to increase the memory capacity further.
The phone has excellent dual front cameras. It has dual 16MP+8MP sensor with an f/2.0 + f/2.0 dual-lens. The system will give the camera of the phone some rare and unique details and will be excellent for perfect selfies. Needless to say the phone will have a great editor and beautification mode for the perfect pictures. It rear camera has a 16 MP sensor with f/1.7 lens. A faster and larger aperture means that the images produced by the camera will be great and smooth. So there is no doubt that it has amazing camera. Both units feature LED flash, and support a maximum resolution of 4128 x 3096 pixels.
Another added advantage is the inclusion of 4X HD Zoom, when recording 1080p videos, and the video is still sharp and bright. The front camera can very easily and efficiently perform its job of video calling and taking selfies, even in poorly lit conditions. The cameras are capable for 1080p and 2160p videos at 36, 60fps.
The latest Android OS turns out to be very good for this phone to play videos and audios nicely. Making this work for most requirements should be easy. The sensors on this smartphone are supposed to be powerful enough for many needs. The sound driver can play 24-bit 192kHz audio. It has a dedicated microphone for recording and talking feature on the phone. It even uses an active noise cancellation feature to allow the sounds to be played back well.
Being a large phone, there's more scope to install a bigger battery in the device. Featuring a lithium-ion battery unit, the Oppo F3 Plus has a battery capacity of 4000 mAh (Non-removable). Taking into account the large HD display, as well as its cameras, it is but natural that Oppo will install a large battery in the phone. The phone's battery easily lasts through the day. The phone also supports fast charging feature to get the phone going within minutes.
Connectivity options include 4G LTE/VoLTE, 3G HSPA+/UMTS, and 2G EDGE/GPRS GSM network bands. When it comes to wireless connectivity the phone supports Wifi IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ ac, wifi direct, hotspot, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS w/ A-GPS, GLONASS. There is no NFC support in the Oppo F3 Plus. For wired connectvity, the phone has the typical microUSB port for charging as well for OTG support.
The array of sensors includes proximity sensor, hall sensor, a gyroscopic sensor, digital compass, G-sensor and a fingerprint sensor.
The Oppo F3 plus undoubtedly has more pros than cons. But every smartphone has a series of pros and cons for people to take a closer look. Here are a few good points that should see when getting this smartphone ready for one’s use.WHAT WE LIKED