Oppo launches mid-range A57 smartphone with 16 Megapixel front camera in China
Oppo has launched medium range A57 smartphone in China at a price of 1599 CNY. It has not been revealed when the phone would be available in other zones including India but we are hopeful it would come soon as Oppo has a rapidly expanding user base in India too.
As for the specifications of the device, it sports an Octa core 1.4 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 processor. There is 3 GB RAM as well as 32 GB internal memory which can be further expanded up to 128 GB with the use of a microSD card. The graphics in the device are powered by Adreno 505 GPU. In terms of display, there is a 5.2 inch HD LCD screen with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels along with 2.5D curved glass.
Oppo smartphones are well known for their selfie camera capabilities and A57 is no exception. It sports a 16 Megapixels front camera as well as a 13 Megapixels rear camera. We are now starting to observe front cameras overtaking the rear cameras in terms of specifications and features on some devices.
For connectivity options, Oppo A57 has 4G, LTE, Bluetooth 4.1, Wi-Fi, GPS, USB and a fingerprint sensor on the home key which is a physical key and not a touch enabled key. The battery capacity for the phone stands at 2900 mAh. It runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow layered with Oppo's proprietary ColorOS 3.0 skin. The dual SIM smartphone is available in two colors - Gold and Rose Gold.
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