Oppo R11 Unveiled – Rear Dual Camera makes the Difference

Oppo, well-known brand for introducing attractive camera features in smartphones, have officially unveiled their latest smartphone – Oppo R11. The smartphone remained in rumors and leaks extensively over the past few weeks; many of the rumored features being confirmed with the announcement.

Features

Like other Oppo phones, the R11 features the same plain front profile. The back however looks different, partly due to the dual camera setup. For the display the R11 uses a 5.5 inch 1080p Super AMOLED display with a pixel density of 401 PPI.

The Oppo R11, a dual SIM phone by default, comes with the latest Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS with Oppo’s ColorOS skin. An octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC powers the phone. It has 4 GB RAM and 64 GB internal storage. The storage is expandable via a microSD card slot.

The R11 features a dual camera on the back with one 20MP sensor and one 16MP sensor. These are set up for 2x optical zoom with image processing handled by the Qualcomm Spectra ISP – similar to the iPhone 7 Plus. Besides zoom, the dual camera offers Portrait mode – selective focus by blurring the background behind the subject.

Upfront, the Oppo R11 will have a large 20 MP sensor for your extra high quality selfie shoots. It is considered as one of the biggest sensors ever used in a smartphone’s front camera.

A 2,900 mAh battery unit powers the R11. Currently, there’s no word on whether the phone supports fast charging or not.

Price and Availability

Oppo R11 will be launched in China on June 10th, though price is yet to be announced but a reliable source claims $485 (~PKR 50,500) as the expected price tag.

Specifications

OS Android 7.1.1 Nougat with Color OS
Supported Networks 2G, 3G, 4G
Dual SIM Yes
CPU Octa-core Kryo 260
GPU Adreno 512
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 660
Display 5.5″ AMOLED with Full HD(1920 x 1080) resolution (~400 ppi)
Fingerprint Scanner Yes, Front Mounted
Colors Gold, Rose Gold, Black
RAM 4 GB
Internal 64 GB
Card slot Yes, allows up to 256 GB of expandable storage
Connectivity Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot Bluetooth V4.2, GPS with AGPS
Primary Camera Dual 20 MP + 16 MP, phase detection autofocus, LED flash
Secondary Camera 20 MP
Battery 2,900 mAh Li-Ion
Price TBC