OPPO is gearing up for the launch of the Reno8 series in India. The company will launch two new Reno8 series smartphones on July 18. These include the Reno8 and the Reno8 Pro. The Reno8 series is already available on sale in China. In India, the company is expected to launch the Reno8 Pro+ 5G as the Reno8 Pro 5G.
The latest teaser from OPPO does follow up on the rumours. OPPO confirmed that the Pro model will feature a MediaTek Dimensity 8100-MAX SoC. The same chipset is found in the OnePlus 10R. OPPO claims that the Dimensity 8100-MAX SoC helps offer a 12 per cent CPU bump and up to 50 per cent improved efficiency compared to the Dimensity 1200-MAX SoC found in the Reno7 Pro.
The Reno8, on the other hand, will feature a MediaTek Dimensity 1300 SoC. This is the same SoC found in the new OnePlus Nord 2T. The company claims that the Reno8 offers up to 40 per cent increase in performance and 20 per cent improvement in power efficiency over the Reno7’s Dimensity 900 SoC.
In addition to this, Oppo further confirmed that the Reno8 series will pack a 4500 mAh battery. The company is also promising two years of software upgrades and four years of security support.
Other specifications of the Reno8 series have leaked in the past. Here’s a quick look at the OPPO Reno8 series specifications and features known so far.
OPPO Reno8 Series Specifications
OPPO Reno8 will feature a triple-camera setup on the back. There is a 50MP Sony IMX766 sensor with OIS support. For selfies, both phones will feature a 32MP Sony IMX709 front camera. The phones will also feature 80W fast charging.
The Reno8 Pro will have an 8MP ultrawide camera and a 2MP macro camera. The Reno8 5G will have two 2MP sensors and miss out on the 8MP ultrawide camera.
At the front, the Reno8 Pro is said to have a 6.7-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display with a 120Hz screen refresh rate. The standard Reno8 will feature a 6.43-inch AMOLED display with a Full HD+ resolution and a 90Hz refresh rate. Both phones will also feature OPPO’s Marisilicon X NPU, which is expected to approve the camera performance.
The two OPPO Reno8 smartphones will run Android 12-based ColorOS 12.1. The Reno8 is expected to launch in India at a starting price of Rs 29,999. The Reno8 Pro, on the other hand, will be priced between Rs 42,000 and Rs 46,000.