Oppo K1, the Chinese smartphone maker’s affordable in-display fingerprint Detector smartphone, is all set to launch India on February 6.
E-commerce partner Flipkart has supported the Oppo K1 India launch launch through a dedicated microsite only days after submitting a teaser. The Oppo K1 with an in-display fingerprint detector was unveiled in China back in October last year. Additionally, it features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC below the hood, along with around 6GB RAM. Oppo has also provided a 25-megapixel selfie camera to generate the smartphone able to compete against other phones in the sub-Rs. 20,000 price section. The Oppo K1 price in India is very likely to start at approximately Rs. 17,000.
The committed microsite from Flipkart reveals that the Oppo K1 will formally arrive in India next week. The launch is taking place at 12pm (Noon) IST on February 6. Previously, the online marketplace hinted in the arrival of this Oppo K1 by showcasing its in-display fingerprint sensor technologies and underlining an”unbelievable price”.
Oppo K1 cost in India (anticipated )
The Oppo K1 price in India is yet to be shown officially. But it’s very likely to be in accord with the China cost that begins at CNY 1,599 (roughly Rs. 16,900) for the 4GB RAM version. The model with 6GB RAM, on the other hand, is priced at CNY 1,799 (approximately Rs. 19,000).
Oppo is promoting the K1 in China in 2 color gradient Choices, namely Mocha Red and Van Gogh Blue. These two choices are very likely to come to India next week. Furthermore, the smartphone is very likely to go on sale in the nation during Flipkart soon following its launch.
Oppo K1 specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano) Oppo K1 runs Android 8.1 Oreo on top of ColorOS 5.2. There’s a 6.4-inch (1080×2340 pixels) full-HD+ screen using 19.5:9 aspect ratio and 91 percent screen-to-body ratio. Further, the smartphone is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor, clocked up to 2.2GHz, coupled with 4GB RAM and 6GB RAM alternatives.
In terms of optics, the Oppo K1 sports a dual camera setup in the trunk with a 16-megapixel primary sensor and a 2-megapixel secondary detector in addition to an LED flash. For selfies and video chat, there is a 25-megapixel camera sensor in the front.
The Oppo K1 comes with 64GB of inbuilt storage that’s expandable via microSD card (around 256GB).
The USP of this Oppo K1 is its own in-display fingerprint sensor. There is also a 3D glass back. In any case, the smartphone packs a 3,600mAh battery.