Oppo Reno to launch in India today: Specs, expected price and how to watch launch event live

Oppo is ready to announce the Oppo Reno series in India today. The event will see the launch of the Oppo Reno 10x Zoom flagship phone with a Snapdragon 855 SoC and the Oppo Reno with a Snapdragon 710 chipset.

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  • Oppo Reno 10x Zoom and Oppo Reno will launch in India today.
  • The Oppo Reno phones offer notchless displays, pop-up cameras and VOOC 3.0 fast charging.
  • The Oppo Reno 10x Zoom is the flagship model with a Snapdragon 855 processor.

The Oppo Reno series is set to launch in India today. The company is holding a launch event in New Delhi where it will announce the Oppo Reno 10x Zoom Edition and the regular Oppo Reno smartphones. The new Reno series aims to offer attractive, youth-centric phones at affordable prices. The Oppo Reno phones tout an all-glass design, notchless displays and shark fin pop-up cameras, among other things.

The Oppo Reno launch in India will be livestreamed on the official Oppo India YouTube channel. The event will kick off at 1pm IST which is when the company will announce the price and release date of the Oppo Reno 10x Zoom Edition and Oppo Reno smartphones.

Oppo Reno series expected price in India

The Oppo Reno series was first announced in China last month. The flagship phone among the two is the Oppo Reno 10x Zoom Edition as it packs a Snapdragon 855 chipset. This phone has been priced starting at CNY 3,999 for the 6GB + 128GB variant and CNY 4,799 for the 8GB + 256GB version. This means the Oppo Reno 10x Zoom Edition could cost somewhere between Rs 40,000 to Rs 50,000 in India.

The regular Oppo Reno gets a mid-range Snapdragon 710 chipset and a price of CNY 2,999 in China. This suggests the phone could cost around Rs 30,000 in India. The final Indian pricing of the phones will be announced later today.

Oppo Reno series specifications

The Oppo Reno is a Snapdragon 710-powered handset, while the Reno 10X Zoom Edition packs a flagship 2.8GHz Snapdragon 855 processor. The former sports a 6.4-inch FHD+ (1080×2340) display, while the latter gets a 6.6-inch FHD+ (1080×2340) screen. Both the phones are notchless AMOLED displays that offer 93.1 per cent screen-to-body ratio and support in-display fingerprint sensors. The display is protected by Gorilla Glass 6 on the top.

The rear panel is also protected by a layer of 3D curved Gorilla Glass 5 to give the devices a premium look. The phones have been launched in China in Jet Black and Ocean Green colours and these options are expected to come to India as well.

The Oppo Reno 10x Zoom Edition gets a triple camera setup on the back that includes a 48MP primary camera, an 8MP ultra wide-angle camera and a 13MP telephoto sensor. The regular Reno gets a dual camera setup with a 48MP + 5MP configuration, losing out on the telephoto zoom lens.

Both the phones offer similar shark fin-like pop-up selfie camera that houses a 16MP selfie sensor. The Oppo Reno packs a 3,765mAh battery, while the flagship model houses a larger 4,065mAh battery, and both the phones support fast charging with VOOC 3.0. They also ship with Android Pie-based ColorOS 6.0.


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