Oppo launched Oppo K3 in China in May this year. The main highlight of the Oppo K3 is the pop camera in the midrange section. And now Oppo is all set to launch it in India. Handset’s teaser page is live in Amazon India website. But there is no mention of the device, although judging by the design and specifications and all that, it has to be Oppo K3.
Oppo K3 is the successor the Oppo K1, released earlier this year. Thanks to the Chinese release of the device and the Amazon teasing page, we know most of the specification of Oppo K3. Oppo K3 comes with a 6.5-inch full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) AMOLED display with 1080×2340 pixels resolution. It also features an in-display fingerprint sensor.
Oppo K3 is powered by Snapdragon 710 Octa-core (2.2 GHz, Dual Core + 1.7 GHz, Hexa Core) processor. The device is equipped with 3,765 mAh battery capacity that supports VOOC 3.0 fast charging.
The camera is one of the highlighting factors of the device. Oppo K3 has dual camera setup on the rear, consists of a 16 MP primary sensor coupled with 2 MP secondary depth sensor. On the front camera, the device houses a pop-up selfie camera of 16 MP sensor. Oppo claims that the camera module has five years of life and it opens up in 0.74 seconds.
Oppo K3 runs ColorOS 6.0 on the top of Android 9.0 Pie. Oppo K3 offers 6GB and 8GB RAM options and there are three variants internal storage 64 GB, 128 GB, and 256 GB. For connectivity, Oppo K3 has a WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Dual 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 5, USB Type-C and GPS + GLONASS.
Oppo K3 is target lower midrange section of the mobile market in India. Where its competitors are Redmi Note 7 Pro, Samsung M-series and upcoming Honor 9X. In China, the base 6GB RAM and 64GB storage variant of Oppo K3 price starts at CNY 1,599 (approximately Rs 16,100) for, while the 6GB RAM and 128GB storage variant is available at CNY 1,899 (approximately Rs 19,100). The 8GB RAM and 256GB storage variant is priced at CNY 2,299 (approximately Rs 23,200) in China. The smartphone will be available in two colour variants – Nebula Purple, Morning White, and Secret Black.