The OPPO F1s smartphone is expected to have its official launch date this coming August 3, 2016. Ahead of its official launch, OPPO has started sending out press invites to Indian tech media yesterday showcasing an exclusive press render of the device together with its key specifications.
According to the post by an Indian blog site TechDroid.in, the OPPO F1s is expected to be the best selfie-centric smartphone having its powerful 16 Megapixel front facing camera and a 13 Megapixel rear camera. It features a different physical design from its predecessor the OPPO F1, and instead have a closer similarity in appearance with OPPO F1 Plus.
“The F1s will be one of company’s core products for the second half of 2016, and will carry on the F1’s legacy of superb photography, sleek design and snappy performance, while adding new features and taking others to new heights.” – According to OPPO
The upcoming OPPO F1s will be powered by a 1.5Ghz 64-bit octa-core processor with 3GB RAM and to run on Android 5.1 Lollipop. The smartphone comes with a flash fingerprint scanner embedded inside its home button which is claimed to be blazing fast with a reaction time of 0.22 seconds. It will also feature a 32GB internal storage capacity and a large 3,075mAh non-removable battery. When it comes to the display, the device comes with a 5.5-inch HS IPS display with 2.5D Gorilla Glass. Below is a more detailed list of the smartphone’s specifications.
OPPO F1s Specs
5.5-inch HD IPS display with 2.5D Gorilla Glass (1920 × 1080 Pixels, 401 ppi)
1.5GHz 64-bit Octa-Core MediaTek MT6750 processor
32GB ROM (MicroSD card support up to 128GB)
13MP rear camera with LED flash
16MP front facing camera
Flash Fingerprint Sensor
Android 5.1 Lollipop (Upgradable to Marshmallow)
Dual SIM support
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n
Dimensions: 154.5 x 76 x 7.38mm
Weight: 160 g
Meanwhile, you can check out the recently released OPPO F1s behind the scene with the Malaysian actress Nora Danish in the advertisement video below.
The OPPO F1s is expected to be available for pre-orders this coming week, more specifically on August 4, 2016 with an initial price of Rs17,999 or equivalent to ₱12.6K.