Following the launch of the Oppo Reno 6 series in China earlier this year in the month of May, the Chinese smartphone manufacturing company has now announced that the Oppo Reno 6 and Oppo Reno 6 Pro 5G will be launching in India on July 14 at 3pm. The phone will be available on Flipkart when it goes live on the launch date and the customers can get their hands on it immediately after the release. The company has decided against launching the Oppo Reno 6 Pro+ in the country for now.
Oppo took to a media invite to announce the launch of their new smartphone series. It said, “Block your calendar for complete specification and pricing of the most awaited Reno6 series smartphones on July 14, 2021, during the official launch event. Tune into all the launch updates at the company’s official website and social media channels -Twitter, Facebook and Instagram,” the company said in a media invite.”
In terms of the expected specs that the Oppo Reno 6 Pro will feature, we know that the phone will be based on Android 11 ColorOS and will be powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 900 SoC with a 12GB RAM and 256GB internal storage which is expandable upto 1TB with the help of a microSD card. Featuring a 6.55 inch FHD+ display AMOLED display, it has a punch-hole cut out and corning gorilla glass 5 for protection. With a 90Hz refresh rate, it also features 2400×1080 pixels resolution.
It supports 65W fast charging with a 4500 mAh battery. Connectivity options include dual band WiFi, 5G/4G LTE, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS and a USB Type-C port. It features an under-display fingerprint sensor as well. For the camera, it has a triple rear camera that includes a 64MP primary shooter, an 8MP wide angle lens and 2MP additional sensors. For selfies, it is likely to include a 32MP front camera.
It is expected to debut in three different colour formats. Black, blue and silver with a matte finish. The price of the 6 series will be similar to what it was in China when it launched in May. The Oppo Reno 6 is touted to be Rs. 31,800 and the 6 Pro Rs. 39,800. Under these pricing options, and the features it contains, the Oppo 6 series looks like a promising option for the customer.