OPPO K3: A spec monster designed to elevate user experience
Today, a smartphone is not just a device restricted to being a means of communication but is a versatile device capable of fulfilling all your daily requirements – right from maintaining your daily routine, to capturing moments and even providing entertainment on-the-go. In order to meet the growing expectation of the smartphone users, OPPO has expanded its bouquet of online product offering with its all-new ‘K3’ – successor to OPPO K1, which is not only loaded with awe-inspiring features but is designed to meet day-to-day requirements and a lot more.
At a glance
The OPPO K3 is a power-packed smartphone which comes with 6.5” Panoramic Screen with a Super AMOLED Display, and a 16MP rising camera. The OPPO K3 has a sleek 3D unified body and supports GameBoost 2.0, powered by a 3,765 mAh battery to offer consumers the best gaming experience. This new dynamic smartphone has been designed to offer consumers the ultimate user experience as it comes with an In-display Fingerprint Sensor, Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 processor available in 2 variants i.e. 6GB+64GB and 8GB+128GB, and VOOC Flash Charge 3.0. It comes with Dolby Atmos which delivers powerful moving audio and also has a dedicated 3.5 mm audio jack that lets users have an ultimate experience while playing games or watching videos. Overall, the OPPO K3 makes for a solid, reliable, everyday performer.
With the Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 processor, VOOC 3.0 and 8GB RAM coupled with 128GB ROM, #OPPOK3 is #DesignedToPerform. From immersive gaming to smooth performance, this device delivers it all. Starting at ₹16,990. Sale starts from 23rd July, 12 PM: https://t.co/uyV0eFKvOG pic.twitter.com/YnnaqyL4pY
— OPPO India (@oppomobileindia) July 19, 2019
Panoramic viewing experience
The K3 sports a beautiful 6.5” panoramic screen with a super AMOLED display with a 2340*1080 resolution. The OPPO K3 has a 91.1% screen to body ratio making it an ideal phone for immersive gaming and viewing experience. The OPPO K3 also comes with an In-display Fingerprint sensor backed by AI fingerprint image recognition algorithm which improves its unlocking speed by 28.5%, thus further improving the phone’s overall performance. The smartphone is also armed with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 for a superior protection.
A powerful processor
The OPPO K3 is equipped with the all-powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon™ 710 Mobile Platform, with a stronger AI computing capability that provides a seamless smartphone experience by optimizing and enhancing the power and performance of the device significantly, making the device more user-friendly.
Satisfying entertainment experience
To add to the overall gaming and video streaming experience, the OPPO K3 has been equipped with Dolby Atmos. This makes sound more clear, immersive, and engaging than ever before. The incorporation of Dolby Atmos adds an overhead dimension and produces some of the most breathtaking sound quality. The phone has a dedicated 3.5mm audio jack that allows users to have an ultimate sound experience while playing games or watching their favourite videos.
A Gamer’s delight
In the gaming world, speed and performance means everything, and the OPPO K3 ensures it provides a top-of-the-class gaming experience. The all-new GameBoost 2.0 unites OPPO’s original FrameBoost for a better frame rate stability, lower the possibility of lags to secure performance, as well as optimal gaming and TouchBoost to eliminate stalling and keep the touch sensor from lagging. With high-performance gaming tools certified by TÜV Rheinland, the K3 is ready to fight with you whenever and wherever you want to play. Additionally, the phone’s 5-Stage cooling system also enables longer hours of gameplay for that added fun and lag-free performance.
Better camera performance
The OPPO K3 comes with a 16 MP rising front camera powered by Sony IMX 471 with 5P lens aperture f/2.0 placed in the middle that prevents distorted images and delivers more natural-looking selfies. The front camera’s sapphire lens stands out with its exquisite craftsmanship and its smart protective mechanism like fall protection, that enables the phone to smartly detect a fall and automatically retract the rising camera.
Along with this, the Facial recognition feature has been upgraded to recognize 106 facial recognition spots to create a natural beautification effect. The rising camera also supports AI beautification mode that automatically identifies skin tone, age, gender and skin colour to give your picture a polished look.
Moreover, the device is equipped with the Ultra Night Mode 2.0 that can capture sharp pictures and vivid colours whether the surroundings are bright or dimly lit. While capturing portraits, the smartphone automatically processes face and the background separately to offer vivid skin-tone colouring for a sharper picture and optimized skin-tone effect. The device has a 16MP + 2MP rear camera powered by Sony IMX 519 sensor which is enabled with Portrait Mode 2.0 which means perfect portraits even in low light. Also, there is a Dazzle Color Mode 2.0 in the phone which is able to click pictures that are more colourful, textured and vivid.
The price for the 6GB + 64GB variant is Rs.16990, and for the 8GB + 128GB model is Rs. 19990. The smartphone is available in two stunning gradient colours – Aurora Blue and Jade Black. The OPPO K3 is an Amazon Special and is trending as bestseller smartphone on Amazon. The Smartphone comes with exciting offers like Amazon Pay balance of Rs. 1000, and an instant discount of up to INR 1000 for Axis Bank Debit/Credit Card users. Along with this, there are additional benefits worth INR 7,050 from Jio, discounts on OYO worth INR 12,000 and gift vouchers worth INR 5,000 from Lenskart. The phone will also come with a no-cost EMI for 3 and 6 months.
All in all, OPPO K3 is a complete package which fulfils every need of new-age users. Get your hands on this power-packed device to avail exciting offers and make it your preferred companion for media streaming, gaming, multitasking and every other day-to-day task.
My Mobile Reviewer gives this device a big thumbs-up!
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