Oppo attracted the eye of media and consumers alike with their Find 5 earlier this year, a device that was – and still is – seen as a worthy flagship device in both specs and style. The Chinese manufacturer’s attention now seems to be shifting towards the growing dual SIM smartphone market with the R819.
Taking a quick glance at the R819’s peers, you might ask why dual SIM devices are targeted towards the lower end of the market with some average to low specs – it seems likely that some users might want a little more performance out of such a device It’s this market at which Oppo is now looking to have a crack.
The R819 is available on import from Expansys, who supplied our review device. We’ve put the phone through its paces to find out whether Oppo’s hit the mark.