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Oppo To Launch A57 Smartphone In India On 3rd February

Oppo, on Friday, has unveiled their plan of revealing A57 series smartphone in India. The model has already featured in China in the month of November, 2016 and costs around CNY 1,599, equivalent to Rs 16,000 in the Indian currency. The company will launch the smartphone in India on 3rd of February, 2017 and will make it accessible for buyers from the next day onwards.


Oppo is best known for their selfie-focussed smartphones and A57 resides in the similar category. The device features a 13 MP front camera supported by f/2.2 aperture lens and a 16 MP rear camera coupled with a LED flash. The camera specification itself explains the tagline of the device which is to capture ‘Unstoppable Selfies’. Apart from the best in class optics, the phone sports a 5.2 inch touchscreen with 2.5d curved glasses which provides crystal clear display of high resolution (HD).

It comes with an octa core processor and features 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of ROM. Sporting an expandable external storage of upto 256 GB, this device is an all in one from the performance perspective. Connectivity options are also pretty good as it supports 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, etc. Also present at the back is a fingerprint sensor that provides an in-built security feature to this device. Simply saying, the device manages to satisfy all the specification criteria which a normal user looks for in an upcoming device. For a detailed specifications list, check out this exclusive article @Crazy Engineers dedicated to Oppo A57 smartphone.

As good as the specification sounds, the following opportunity will also do the same, especially for those who want to have this device for free! Oppo has recently announced a contest @Oppo Mobile India Twitter handle via which Oppo will grant the winner a new Oppo A57 smartphone - for absolutely free! Only the participants have to upload a selfie using #UnstoppableSelfies and the lucky one will be rewarded with a cool new A57 smartphone. Here is a description that will help the enthusiasts to participate in the contest –

Hence, it is clear that Oppo is making all the correct moves to make an impact in the Indian smartphone market. Although, the price has always been the issue, the smartphone promises to deliver much more than it seems from the specification side. Those who are looking for a decent camera oriented device with a 16k budget can surely go ahead with it. However, for those who are not on the money spending side, can try their luck in the contest.

Source – Oppo | @Oppo Mobile India

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