The Oppo A83 (2018) has launched in India giving a worthy update to the previous Oppo A83 which made its debut in January this year. This new phone ships at a slightly higher price of Rs 15,990 when compared to the previous price of Rs 13,990 of the initial Oppo A83. The phone gets an upgrade in the RAM and internal storage department. Oppo has decided to leave the other areas of the phone like design and display untouched. This new phone has probably been released to give competition to the likes of the Redmi Note 5 Pro and the recently launched Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1. The new model of the Oppo phone ships in three colours which will namely be Blue, Red and Gold.
Specifications of Oppo A83
The Oppo A83 (2018) is a dual nano SIM device which sports a 5.7inch HD+ display of 720×1440 pixel resolution. The display is a LCD panel with 18:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone runs on the octa-core MediaTek MT6737T SoC that clocks a speed of 2.5GHz. This processor has been combined with 4GB RAM for a decent performance on the phone in the 2018 version while the previous version used to ship with 3GB RAM. The phone boots Android 7.1 Nougat-based ColorOS 3.2 out of the box, which is Oppo’s custom UI. The phone also sports a single camera on the back which a 13MP sensor with LED Flash and there is also an 8MP sensor on the front for selfies.
We get to see that the internal storage on the Oppo A83 (2018) has been bumped up to 64GB which was 32GB in the previous version of Oppo A83. The storage is also expandable up to 256GB. The phone has no dearth of sensors since it includes the accelerometer, ambient light sensor, and proximity sensor while also supporting facial recognition with the help of a front camera.
Speaking of connectivity options, the phone comes equipped with 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. As for the battery, the Oppo A83 (2018) packs 3180mAh worth of stamina which is deemed enough to last an entire day with the moderate operation.
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