Oppo Reno8 Series Iris Purple Colour Announced: Check Price and Specifications Details Here

The OPPO Reno8 series was launched in China a few weeks back.


OPPO launched the Reno8 series in China back in May with three new phones 一 OPPO Reno 8 Pro+Reno 8 Pro, and the vanilla Reno 8. The OPPO Reno8 and Reno8 Pro devices are expected to launch in India in the next few weeks with a major change. Ahead of the launch in India as well as globally, the company has announced a new Iris Purple colour option for the device.

The OPPO Reno8 Pro and the Reno8 get the new colour option in addition to the existing three colour options. The new Iris Purple colourway is now available for pre-order in China and the device will start shipping on July 2nd. Let’s take a look at the new colour option in detail.

OPPO Reno8 Pro, Reno8 Iris Purple Colour Variant Launched

The OPPO Reno8 Pro was launched in Slightly Drunk, Encounter Blue, and Night Black colourways and the Reno8 was launched with Slightly Drunk, Clear Sky Blue, and Night Black colourways. Now, the new Iris Purple joins the trio and they’re now available for pre-order on OPPO Shop in China. It is still unclear if the new colour variant will arrive in India.

Oppo Reno 8 Pro: Specifications

The Reno 8 Pro offers a 120Hz 6.62-inch Full HD+ AMOLED and is powered by Snapdragon 7 Gen 1 SoC with a clock speed of up to 2.4GHz. It comes with up to 12GB LPDDR4x RAM and 256GB UFS 2.2 storage. In the camera department, there is a triple rear camera setup with a 50MP Sony IMX766 sensor, an 8MP wide-angle lens, and a 2MP macro snapper. There is a 32MP Sony IMX709 snapper on the front for selfies. The Reno 8 Pro+ draws power from a 4500mAh battery unit backed by an 80W Super Flash charging.

Oppo Reno 8: Specifications

The vanilla OPPO Reno 8 comes with a smaller 6.43-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display and a 90Hz screen refresh rate. The Reno 8 comes with up to 12GB LPDDR4x RAM and 256GB UFS 3.1 storage. Under the hood, the phone is powered by the Dimensity 1300 SoC from MediaTek with up to 3GHz clock speed.

Further, the Reno 8 comes with a 50MP main camera with f/1.8 aperture, a 2MP b&w sensor, and a 2MP macro shooter. There is a 32MP Sony IMX709 sensor on the front for selfies. The handset comes with a 4,500mAh battery and supports 80W fast charging. 

The OPPO Reno 8 Pro starts at CNY 2999 (~Rs 35,000), and the Reno 8 starts at CNY 2499 (~Rs 29,100).