- Boasts of industry-first creative innovations such as 10x Hybrid Zoom, world’s first periscope telephoto lens and Shark Fin Rising camera
- Steps into a new era of visual interaction, photography, entertainment and social experience
- The device comes with a sleek unified body with O Dot and bulge-less camera
National, 28 May 2019: In line with the legacy of introducing innovative technology, OPPO, a leading global smartphone brand strengthened its premium portfolio with the launch of the much-awaited OPPO Reno 10x Zoom in India. The brand’s flagship smartphone has a triple rear camera which supports 10x Hybrid Zoom technology and features the world’s first periscope telephoto lens. The Reno series stands out with first-of-its-kind shark-fin rising camera which takes 0.8 seconds to rise for capturing flawless selfies. This design implementation of selfie camera has also helped OPPO Reno series achieve an astounding 93.1% Screen to Body ratio. Moreover, this latest flagship device offers a design which is naturally sleek and features a seamless silhouette with a smooth surface at the back for a premium look.
With the introduction of OPPO Reno series, OPPO is expanding their product portfolio as they expect the premium segment of the market to expand. The surge would not only be driven by current OPPO F series users who are seeking continuity of OPPO’s signature features like VOOC flash charge technology, panoramic screen & rising camera design but the introduction of innovative technology and new experiences like 10x Hybrid Zoom will also help drive growth in this category. The OPPO Reno series, which has been engineered for creativity, would thus serve the needs of these smartphone upgraders in the premium segment. Moreover, with nearly six years of operations in India, OPPO has developed a robust retail network of 250+ outlets, supported by OPPO Experience Consultants, a strong presence of after sales experience across 200 cities and a local R&D center in Hyderabad. Empowered by this infrastructure, OPPO aims to provide consumers with a delightful shopping experience, coupled with a seamless after sales services and latest software experience. Reno series also marks the start of the next five years, wherein OPPO will concentrate on building great products that will bring alive their innovative technology with elegant design.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Charles Wong, CEO, OPPO India said, “We’ve been steadfast in using technological innovations to solve customer problems in ingenious ways. True to OPPO's creative philosophy of developing artistic designs for its smartphones, the brand continuously strives to create new designs using the latest trends and its cutting-edge expertise. Reno is deeply rooted in creativity, spontaneity and youthful spirit and is undoubtedly set to satisfy high expectations in design, photography and performance through unique innovations. We are hopeful that Reno will not only serve as the catalyst for the future of OPPO’s smartphone development but will also fuel creativity, take our legacy of innovation forward and set a new benchmark in the premium segment.”
Priced at INR 49,990, OPPO Reno 10x Zoom 8+256 GB variant will be available for pre-booking from 28th May and sale will start from 7th June, across all online and offline stores. The 6+128 GB variant will be priced at INR 39,990. It will come in 2 stellar colors– Ocean Green & Jet Black. The uniquely designed smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor with Hyperboost 2.0 for an immersive and smooth gaming experience. The smartphone supports VOOC 3.0 flash charge and is backed by a massive 4065 mAh battery. Along with the 10x Hybrid Zoom technology, the smartphone also boasts of 60x digital zoom, the first one in the industry.
Revolutionizing mobile photography with 10x Hybrid Zoom innovation
10x Hybrid Zoom is an industry-first technology with a triple-lens camera structure consisting of a telephoto lens, a 120-degree ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 48MP main camera. With all the three lenses, the 10x Hybrid Zoom technology can cover broad focal lengths of 16 mm-160 mm, ensuring high-quality long-distance shots. To provide further value to users, OPPO has also introduced dual Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) on both the main camera and the telephoto lens to achieve higher, anti-shake accuracy and capture phenomenal pictures.
48MP+ 8MP (wide angle) + 13MP (telephoto) triple rear camera supporting 10x Hybrid Zoom and Ultra Night Mode
OPPO Reno 10x Zoom is equipped with an advanced camera system. With a significant upgrade in the rear camera, Reno 10x Zoom embodies a triple rear 48MP + 8MP (wide angle) + 13MP (telephoto), which supports features like 10x hybrid zoom, dual OIS, Ultra Night Mode 2.0, Dazzle Color Mode and 4K video. The 48MP camera featured on the OPPO Reno 10x Zoom boasts of a Sony IMX586 sensor and F1.7 aperture which improves the light sensing capability required for capturing clearer images. The device also features Portrait Mode 2.0, which makes shooting portraits more professional with 5 artistic style effects, helping users shoot highly optimized magazine-level portraits.
OPPO Reno 10x Zoom also features the Ultra Night Mode which is OPPO’s system-level optimization solution, specially designed for smartphone photography. Using the Ultra Night Mode, faces and backgrounds are processed separately to offer vivid skin-tone coloring for a sharper picture and an optimized skin-tone effect. The OPPO Reno 10x Zoom also features the Audio Focus technology, which uses multiple microphones from the phone to record surrounding sounds from a 360° point of view, enabling precise sound recording and restoring, and thereby delivering a synchronization of sound and picture.
Shark Fin Rising Camera and a Sleek Unified Body
OPPO Reno 10x Zoom features a pioneering ‘first in the world’ shark fin rising camera ensuring a full screen and sleek back cover. The 16 MP rising camera guarantees a structure that can withstand over 5 years of usage and comes equipped with drop protection as the phone senses when it is in free-fall to automatically retract selfie camera. The rear camera is entirely hidden under the back cover which gives a unique bulge-less user experience. To ensure a smooth touch and sleek silhouette, OPPO Reno 10x Zoom comes with a 3D curved glass and features O-Dot, which gently lifts the camera lens when the phone is placed on a flat surface to protect the cover.
Gaming and Performance
The device is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 that ensures a seamless experience with a top-level hardware configuration. The device will be available with 8 GB RAM and 256 GB storage in all retail stores and online channels and with 6 GB RAM and 128 GB storage exclusively with Flipkart. The hardware is backed with HyperBoost 2.0 which includes GameBoost, SystemBoost, and AppBoost that brings significant performance improvements in terms of game experience, system speed and APP opening speed, respectively. It also boasts of new technologies like Touch Boost, that increases the moving aim-point speed by 21.6% on the device and Frame Boost wherein the frame rate acceleration becomes faster. With its camera improvements and a hidden fingerprint unlock 2.0, the technology will deliver a smoother smartphone experience for the consumers.
To further enhance the experience, the OPPO Reno 10x Zoom Edition uses a combination of Thermal Gel, a Graphite Sheet, Copper Pipe Liquid Cooling, and a Tri-cooling Control to effectively manage the temperature of the smartphone and combat any overheating while ColorOS 6.0 delivers a smooth and immersive encounter. The chip will also improve the processing power, multimedia and streaming data speed on the OPPO Reno 10x Zoom. The device is also empowered by network acceleration technology that provides users both Wi-Fi and 4G online at the same time. The device is able to judge the connection by itself, so users can concentrate on the game without interruptions. The OPPO Reno 10x Zoom also packs Dolby Atmos which helps in providing phenomenal audio experience and transforming the device into a portable movie theatre.
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset is unlike any other hardware as it harnesses multi-gigabit 4G connectivity providing advanced and imaginative technology in the mobile industry. Based on octa-core processor architecture consisting of the Kyro 485 cores, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC provides a performance improvement of 45% over its predecessor. It is powered by new architecture improvements and leading 7nm process technology, a futuristic step in CPU smartphone performance, and a Hexagon processor that’s purpose-built for AI. This platform embodies unimaginable performance and power efficiency for the next echelon of AI and XR. It delivers powerful, intuitive experiences while providing a strong battery performance.
In addition to these features, the OPPO Reno 10x Zoom runs on a powerful 4065 mAh battery
that guarantees a seamless smartphone experience. OPPO’s fast and
safe VOOC technology has also been upgraded. The VOOC 3.0 fast
charging technology enhances the trickle charging speed by slowing
voltage reduction thereby saving 20 percent of the time required to
charge. This technology enables consumers to enjoy enough hours of
talking even in short span of charging.
In addition to the OPPO Reno 10x Zoom, OPPO has also announced the launch of another product - OPPO Reno, giving users a competitive, cutting-edge smartphone. Priced at INR 32,990/-, the smartphone uses Snapdragon 710 chip and supports the core experiences of the Reno series, such as the 6.4-inch Panoramic Screen, Shark Fin Rising camera structure, 48MP high-definition main camera, Ultra Night Mode 2.0, and VOOC 3.0, and is available with 8+128 GB in all retail stores and online on Amazon.
The OPPO Reno series will be available with exciting pre-book offers. Customers holding HDFC credit/debit card can avail an instant discount of 10% on EMI transactions and consumer loans. Additionally, consumers can get a 10% cashback on exchange and assured buyback for a year, powered by Instacash.
The OPPO Reno series will be available with exciting pre-booking offers for all HDFC bank users. Consumers who have an HDFC credit/debit card can avail an instant discount of 10% on EMI transactions. Additionally, an exchange offer powered byInstacash of 10% will be available with an assured buyback of a year.