New OPPO Phone PBCM30 Appears on Geekbench Revealing Snapdragon 660 SoC, 6 GB RAM


Earlier this month, two unannounced OPPO devices bearing model numbers PBCT10 and PBCM30 had been certified by TENAA in China. One of the two devices, PCBM30, has now made an appearance on the Geekbench benchmark database, revealing a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 octa-core chipset. If rumors are to be believed, the device will launched in China under OPPO’s all-new K series next month.

OPPO PBCM30: Geekbench Listing Confirms Snapdragon 660 SoC, 6GB of RAM

The OPPO PBCM30 Geekbench listing reveals the smartphone will be powered by Qualcomm’s popular mid-range Snapdragon 660 AIE octa-core processor. In the memory department, the upcoming smartphone will come equipped with 6GB of RAM. The Geekbench listing also tells us that the PCBCM30 will be running on Android 8.1 Oreo-based ColorOS software out of the box. As for the performance numbers, the PBCM30 managed to score 1436 points in the single-core test and 5467 points in the multi-core test. While the single-core test is slightly below the average score expected from a Snapdragon 660-powered smartphone, the multi-core score is quite impressive.

OPPO PBCM30: Tipped to Launch as OPPO K1 Next Month

Latest rumors suggest OPPO will be launching the PBCM30 in China on October 10th as the K1. It is expected to be OPPO’s first affordable Android smartphone to feature an in-display fingerprint sensor. As revealed by the smartphone’s TENAA listing earlier this month, OPPO K1 is going to feature a 6.4-inch AMOLED display with 1080 x 2340 Full HD+ resolution and a 19.5:9 aspect ratio. While the base variant of the smartphone will feature 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage, the more expensive variant will offer 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage.

In the camera department, OPPO K1 features a 16MP + 2MP dual-camera setup at the rear and a 25MP selfie snapper on the front. The smartphone will be fueled by a 3500mAh capacity battery, although it remains to be seen if the smartphone will come with fast charging support. In terms of software, as revealed by the Geekbench benchmark listing above, the smartphone will be running on Android 8.1 Oreo-based ColorOS 5.1 or 5.2 version out of the box. Since the smartphone is expected to be made official on October 10th in China, we expect more leaks to surface online very soon.