Chinese smartphone maker Oppo is all set to unveil a bunch of devices in India today. The brand will add Oppo Reno 8 series, Oppo Pad Air tablet, and Enco X2 TWS earbuds in its product portfolio. The launch event will take place on YouTube channel and social media pages of the Oppo. The virtual event will take place at 6 pm on July 18.
To reveal the design and some key specifications of its upcoming products, Oppo has set up dedicated sites ahead of the launch.
The upcoming Reno series will be the successor of the Reno 7 series. The brand will introduce two models: Reno 8 regular and Reno 8 Pro. The Pro model will be equipped with more features such as include Oppo’s proprietary MariSilicon X chip for an improved smartphone photography experience.
The brand will also foray into tablet segment by launching its first pad. Oppo will unveil its Oppo Pad Air during the virtual launch event.
Oppo Reno 8 Pro and Reno 8
Measuring 7.3mm thick and sharp 4K videos, the Reno 8 Pro will have a unibody design, while the rear panel will feature triple cameras. The camera bump also includes the ‘Powered by MariSilicon X’ branding. According to the official poster, the Reno phone will be available in mint green colour, the phone may come in a black finish as well.
A 120Hz 6.7-inch AMOLED display with a centrally-aligned hole-punch cutout for the single selfie camera, and 80W SuperVOOC fast charging are other features of Oppo Reno series. The 80W SuperVOOC fast charging can charge up the battery to 50% in 11 minutes. Similar to OnePlus 10R, the Oppo Reno Pro will get power from the Dimensity 8100-Max chipset.
Coming to the Reno 8 regular, the model will support the same charging tech, though it comes with MediaTek’s Dimensity 1300 SoC, same as OnePlus Nord 2T. The Reno 8 regular does not have the MariSilicon X. The smartphone will also have a similar unibody finish, but some differences in the build quality is expected.
Talking about the pricing, the Reno 8 is expected to be priced under Rs 35,000 as the Reno 7 regular is available at Rs 28,999. Whereas, the Reno 8 Pro model may be kept under over Rs 40,000 price bracket.
Oppo Pad Air and Enco X2 TWS earbuds
Details about the India-specific Oppo Pad Air is yet to be revealed. However, the product is already available in China. It is expected that the Indian variant of the Oppo Pad Air may come with similar specifications.
The Chinese model of the Oppo Pad Air is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 680 processor with 6GB of extended RAM. It featured a 10.36-inch 2k display with 2000 x 1200 pixel resolution. The Indian Oppo Pad Air may get Android 12-based ColorOS 12 for tablet.
Expected to be priced Rs 20,000 in India, the Oppo Pad Air is expected to have a 7100mAh battery with 18W fast charging support.
Oppo Enco X2 TWS earbud
To be launched as successor to the Oppo Enco X earbuds, launched last year, the upcoming earbuds are also tuned and made in collaboration with Danish high-end audio brand Dynaudio, similar to the old-gen model.
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The upcoming earbuds is likely to be launched with active noise cancellation (ANC) audio mode. The upcoming audio device is expected to cost more than Rs 5,000.
The official poster reveals that an AirPods Pro-inspired design in black finish.