OPPO has today launched their latest R series handset in Australia, with the OPPO R7 now available in Dick Smith stores and online for $449. OPPO has today also released pricing and availability information for the OPPO R7 Plus which will arrive in September for $599.
Announced in May, the OPPO R7 and R7 Plus offer all the sleek, style of the OPPO design language, with an aluminium body with an ultra-thin body, which measures in at a miniscule 6.3mm thin for the R7 and 7.75mm thin for the R7 Plus. The OPPO R7 is today available in Gold or Silver colouring for $449 from Dick Smith stores and the the OPPO Australia website, while the OPPO R7 Plus, will begin selling for $599 in Gold when it arrives in September.
Full specs for the handset include a 64-bit Octa-core Qualcomm 615 processor and 3GB RAM, with a 5″ screen for the R7, and a 6″ screen for the R7 Plus. Besides a large size distinction, the OPPO R7 Plus also comes with a fingerprint scanner mounted on the rear of the phone as well as more on-board storage and laser auto-focus for the camera and a larger 4,100mAh battery.
Full specs for the R7/R7 Plus include:
|Screen:||5″ AMOLED FullHD Display with 2.5D Glass||6″ FullHD Display|
|Storage:||16GB with microSD Card Slot||32GB with microSD Card Slot|
|Camera:||13MP rear camera with f/2.2 aperture lens, phase detection autofocus & single-LED flash||13MP rear camera with f/2.2 aperture lens, phase detection autofocus, laser autofocus and a dual-LED flash – Bonus RGBW Sensor for clearer whites|
|Wireless:||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS|
|SIM:||Dual (Micro+Nano)||Dual (Nano+Nano)|
LTE Bands 1/3/7/8/TD-40
LTE Bands: 1/3/5/7/8/TD-40
|Battery:||2320mAh battery||4,100mAh battery|
|Dimensions:||143 x 71 x 6.3mm @ 147grams||158 x 82 x 7.75mm @ 203grams|
Both the OPPO R7 and R7 Plus come complete with ColorOS v2.1 built on Android 5.0. The OPPO R7 Plus will come with software refinements to take advantage of the fingerprint sensor.
You can check out the OPPO R7 in Silver or Gold on either the Dick Smith or OPPO websites right now, with the R7 Plus sure to be added closer to launch.