OPPO launches their flagship smartphone “Find X” in UAESeptember 12, 2018
On 10th September at the Armani Hotel ( Burj Khalifa) in Dubai, OPPO launched their flagship smartphone Find X for the Middle East and Africa market. This is Oppo’s first smartphone which is in league with the Hi-end smartphones likes of Samsung, Apple, and Huawei.
All the earlier smartphones released by OPPO where the target to mid segment customers with giving high value for money product and they have been successful by doing so. At the launch, Andy Shi – Managing Director of Oppo Middle East and Africa said OPPO is standing in the second position in China market.
On the regional launch of the flagship smartphone, Andy Shi – Managing Director of OPPO Middle East and Africa said: “The Find series smartphones represent OPPO’s continuous exploration of technology and artistry with profound ideas on the future development of the mobile phone.“. Shi added: “The Middle East and Africa smartphone market is key to any business, especially the mobile industry. Today we are proud to launch our latest state-of-the-art flagship in Dubai which has carved a name for itself for being a futuristic city”
OPPO Find X Smartphone
The OPPO Find X smartphone 6.42-inch OLED arc screen, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, COP packaging, screen-to-body ratio up to 93.8%. A seamless structure without openings on the front or rear of the phone, which includes a stealth camera and sensors. Both the front and back of the phone have unique 3D glass, with a 2.5D treatment to the edge, which is a first in the industry. It has a double-sided glass that is based on Corning Gorilla Glass 5 and enveloped in gradient colors to create a glossy, gemstone-like appearance. It has Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 845 mobile platform, 8G+256G memory combination.
It has 3D Structured Light Facial Recognition; 3D AI Beauty Technology; 3D Emoji. A 25MP AI-enhanced camera with 3D AI Beauty Technology that provides numerous beautification options. Sensor HDR 2.0 technology for perfect backlight selfies. Under AI portrait mode you can shoot with natural bokeh and 3D portrait lighting.
You can shoot RAW HDR, which uses uncompressed RAW source files to preserve the highest quality image. OPPO Find X has ColorOS 5.1 (UI), based on Android 8.1, supports Google assistant, App and Files Protection, driving mode, etc. To fast charge, the smartphone, it uses VOOC Flash Charge and it has 3730 mAh battery.
OPPO Find X Automobili Lamborghini Edition
Along the launch of Find X smartphone, OPPO also released Automobili Lamborghini special edition smartphone. This is the first time that a globally-leading smartphone brand establishes a three-year exclusive strategic cooperation with world high-end car brand. In this OPPO Find X Automobili Lamborghini Edition, carbon fiber texture, which is also widely used in Lamborghini sports cars, covers the phone body. The high-quality dark cover perfectly combines the sense of powerfulness and gem texture, transferring the magnificent texture to the phone.
The Automobili Lamborghini LOGO is engraved on the body of OPPO Find X Automobili Lamborghini Edition and has a suspended three-dimensional effect created around it using special technology. No matter what angle you look at the phone, the logo looks suspended over the phone body. Furthermore, the Automobili Lamborghini Edition will support the SuperVOOC flash charge, which enables the charge power of mobile phone to exceed 50W for the first time. With SuperVOOC, Find X can be fully charged in just 35 mins.
OPPO F9: “5-min charge, 2-hour talk”
In addition to OPPO Find X, the global smartphone brand launched OPPO F9 – the latest addition to the OPPO’s F series. As the latest generation of the OPPO F series, in addition to the excellent selfie function, the F9 has made breakthroughs in fast charging, dual rear cameras, and gradient color design with water drop screen.
As the first smartphone with flash charge technology in mid-range market OPPO F9 is equipped with VOOC Flash Charge; a technology, independently developed by OPPO, applies low voltage charging technology and has a charging speed up to four times faster than general charging at 5V/1A. With this technology, users can easily realize “5-min charge, 2-hour talk”
OPPO F9 is also the first smartphone in its price segment to have gradient color design with water drop screen. It has three gradient color combinations – Sunrise Red, Twilight Blue, and Starry Purple.
The device also has a 25MP front-facing camera, and, for the first time in OPPO F series, is equipped with dual rear cameras (16MP + 2MP). As for the software, OPPO brings the ColorOS 5.2 Operating System to create a smarter interactive experience for users. When it comes to hardware, the OPPO F9 has a 4GB/6GB + 64GB memory combination improves the speed of operation. Moreover, OPPO F9 supports multiple SIM cards – two for SIM cards and one for the storage card.
Price and availability
OPPO Find X is available in the UAE markets. The standard version with 8G RAM +256G ROM and VOOC flash charge technology is priced at 3999 AED.
The Lamborghini edition with SuperVOOC flash charge technology is priced at 6999 AED. The specs of OPPO Find X may vary across different markets in the region
OPPO F9 is also available in the UAE markets. Its 4G RAM+ 64G version is priced at 1249 AED. The price of F9 6G RAM version will be announced later this month.
The availability and prices of OPPO Find X and OPPO F9 in other GCC markets will be announced later.