OPPO Reno 3A launched with Snapdragon 665 SoC and 48MP quad cameras: price, specifications

The OPPO Reno A9 2020 flaunts an edge-to-edge waterdrop notch display, a beefy battery cell, and in-display fingerprint scanner.

Highlights
  • OPPO Reno 3A is now the most affordable offering in the company’s mid-range Reno 3 series
  • The handset has most of the specifications inspired from OPPO A9 2020, which was launched last year

OPPO has launched a new Reno 3-series smartphone, called the OPPO Reno 3A, in Japan. The handset is the most affordable offering in the lineup, which already includes OPPO Reno 3, Reno 3 Pro, and Reno 3 Vitality. The OPPO Reno 3A shares most of its traits with OPPO A9 2020, which was launched in India last year. The handset features the same Snapdragon 665 chipset, quad rear cameras with 48MP primary sensor, and 16MP selfie camera. The display of OPPO Reno 3A has been upgraded to AMOLED screen from LCD. The phone also features an in-display fingerprint scanner and a slightly smaller 4,025mAh battery compared to OPPO A9 2020.

OPPO Reno 3A price, availability

The OPPO Reno 3A has been priced at JPY 39,800 (~Rs 28,100) for the sole 6GB of RAM and 128GB storage. The handset is listed on OPPO Japan website in two colour options, Black and White, and will go on sale starting on June 25th.

OPPO Reno 3A specifications

Coming to the specifications, the OPPO Reno 3A sports a 6.44-inch AMOLED waterdrop display that bears full-HD+ (1,080 x 2,400 pixels) resolution, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection, and 89.9 percent screen to body ratio. The handset is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SoC paired with 6GB of RAM and 128GB storage onboard that is expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB).

For photography, the Reno 3A features quad rear cameras, comprising 48MP primary sensor with an f/1.7 aperture, an 8MP secondary sensor with an f/2.2 aperture, and a couple of 2MP sensors with f/2.4 aperture. On the front, there is a 16MP shooter with an f/2.0 lens inside the notch atop the screen for selfies and video calls. 

A 4,025mAh battery with Quick Charge support fuels the handset. Software-wise, it runs ColorOS 7.1 based on Android 10 out of the box. Connectivity features include dual-band Wi-Fi, 4G LTE, Bluetooth v5.0, NFC, GPS, and a USB Type-C port for charging. The OPPO Reno 3A measures 160.9mm x 74.1mm x 8.2mm and weighs 175 grams.

Key Specs

OPPO Reno 3A
Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 | 6 GBProcessor
6.44 inches Display
48 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MPRear camera
16 MPSelfie camera
4025 mAh Battery
OPPO Reno 3A Price, Launch Date
Expected Price: Rs. 28,190
Release Date: 27-Nov-2020 (Expected)
Variant: 6 GB RAM / 128 GB internal storage
Phone Status: Upcoming Phone