Oppo on Monday announced its partnership with Flipkart to launch the F3 Plus 6GB variant in India. The new smartphone model will go on sale in the country with a price tag of Rs. 22,990 starting Thursday, November 16. Originally, the F3 Plus was debuted in the Indian market with 4GB RAM back in March at a price of Rs. 30,990.
As a result of the exclusive partnership, Flipkart is set to offer an additional exchange discount of Rs. 3,000, no-cost EMIs starting at Rs. 1,916, and a Buyback Guarantee of 50 percent of the smartphone's value. Customers with HDFC Bank debit and credit cards will receive an additional five percent discount. Further, the online marketplace is offering a free 3-month Hotstar Premium subscription.
The new Oppo F3 Plus variant includes 6GB of RAM, 2GB more memory than the original handset that was launched with 4GB of RAM. However, apart from more memory space, the latest handset doesn't have any further upgrades. The dual-SIM Oppo F3 Plus runs on Android Marshmallow-based ColorOS 3.0. It has a 6-inch full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) JDI In-Cell display and 2.5D Curved Glass. It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 chipset that is coupled with an Adreno 510 GPU.
The Oppo F3 Plus sports a 16-megapixel primary camera sensor on the rear with an LED flash and a dual camera setup on the front with 16-megapixel and 8-megapixel sensors. It bears 64GB of inbuilt storage that is expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB) with a dedicated slot. Also, it has connectivity options such as 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS/ A-GPS, 3.mm audio jack and Micro-USB with OTG. It packs a 4000mAh battery with Ultra-Fast VOOC Charging technology. Sensors on the smartphone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, and proximity sensor. It measures 163.63x80.8x7.35mm and weighs 185 grams.
Oppo has provided preloaded software-enabled features such as Beautify 4.0, Selfie Panorama, Screen Flash, and Palm Shutter to enhance the camera capabilities of the F3 Plus.
"Oppo always takes immense pleasure in reaching out to its young audience in special ways. This time for our very special product, F3 Plus in 6GB variant, we proudly collaborate with Flipkart," said Will Yang, brand director, Oppo India, in a statement.