“The OPPO K1 has beaten Vivo V11 Pro to be the most affordable smartphone with an in-display fingerprint sensor tech”
The OPPO K1 smartphone has been launched in the hyper-competitive affordable segment of the Indian market. The online-exclusive offering from OPPO is the most affordable smartphone with in-display fingerprint sensor in the country. Driving the smartphone is a mid-range Qualcomm chipset paired with 4GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage. Other highlights of the phone include gradient colour option, a bezel-less Super AMOLED display, dual rear cameras, and an impressive front camera.
OPPO K1 price in India
The OPPO K1 price in India has been set at Rs 16,990 for the lone model with 4GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage. The smartphone goes for sale across the country at 12pm on February 12th only via Flipkart. Interested buyers can pick the device from Piano Black and Astral Blue colour options; the latter has gradient colour scheme.
OPPO K1 specifications
Talking about its specifications, OPPO K1 features a 6.4-inch Super AMOLED display with full-HD+ resolution and screen-to-body ratio of 91 percent. The screen also bears a waterdrop-style notch up top and an optical fingerprint scanner for biometrics. At its core lies the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 AIE chipset integrated with Adreno 512 GPU.
For photography, the OPPO K1 rocks a 25-megapixel selfie shooter that allegedly scans 25 facial points to deliver better photos. Its rear camera is equipped with a 16-megapixel primary shooter and a 2-megapixel secondary depth sensor with LED flash. The cameras are backed by AI to further enhance the images. The company claims the rear camera can identify 16 independent scenes and 120 scene combinations and deliver real-time portrait effects depending on the ambiance.
The phone comes running Android 8.1 Oreo-based ColorOS 5.2 out of the box and has connectivity options such as dual-SIM slots, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, and A-GPS. A 3,600mAh battery keeps the handset running.