Flamboyant smartphone with intriguing specs
Display, Design and Configuration
The Oppo R7 flaunts a 5-inch AMOLED full HD multi touch display designed to leave the user spell bound with ultra sharp image quality, eye popping colours and most importantly, almost zero lateral bezels. It features Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection on both the front and rear sides and is housed in a premium looking ultra slim metallic frame.
Doing duty on the inside is a 2.2GHz octa-core processor loaded on MediaTek MT6795T chipset. Paired with a 2GB RAM and PowerVR G6200 GPU, the smartphone renders high quality performance. It boots latest Android v5.0 Lollipop OS.
Camera and Storage
The Oppo R7 boasts of a 20.7MP autofocus rear camera which supports dual LED flash, HDR, geo-tagging, face detection, panorama and touch focus and can shoot 1,080p videos at 30fps. For selfie crazies, it houses a 5MP front snapper. It packs an internal memory of 32GB without any microSD slot.
Battery and Connectivity
The Oppo R7 packs a sealed 2,000mAh Li-Po battery and supports VOOC technology which means that you refuel it up to 75% in just 30mins. Connectivity options include 4G LTE (specific markets), 3G, Wi-Fi, GPS/A-GPS, GLONASS, mobile hotspot, Wi-Fi 5GHz and USB port.
The Oppo R7 is definitely a high quality smartphone designed to grab attention even in a crowd. But it definitely disappoints people who have been expecting a sensational edge to edge curved display thanks to various rumours.