Oppo R11s, R11s Plus with AI-backed selfie camera announced in China

After many leaks and speculations, Chinese smartphone maker Oppo has finally unveiled the R11s and R11s Plus today. Launched in China, both phones feature a dual camera setup, 18:9 aspect ratio, and full-screen displays.

The USP of these phones is the AI backed front camera that capture optimized selfies. Being flagship phones, the Oppo R11s and R11s Plus come with a Snapdragon 660 processor. The phones pack as much as 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage along with expansion option.

Oppo R11s, R11s Plus Specifications

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Oppo phones come with the tagline ‘Selfie expert’ and Oppo seems to have done it again with the Oppo R11s and R11s Plus. Both the phones come with a 20MP front-facing camera backed by AI. This means that it analyze the gender, age, skin color, skin texture and more and it collects 254 feature points to optimize your selfie.

There is also a dual camera setup at the back, comprising of a 16MP + 20MP lens. The Oppo R11s sports a 6 inch full HD+ (2160 x 1080 pixels) display while the R11s Plus packs a 6.43 inch display with the same resolution. Both phones come with 18:9 aspect ratio and AMOLED panels.

Coming to hardware, both the Oppo R11s and the R11s Plus come with a Snapdragon 660 octa-core processor with Adreno 512 GPU. While the R11s is packing 4GB RAM and 64GB storage, the bigger R11s Plus comes with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage. Both devices feature expansion option of up to 256GB using a microSD card.

In terms of software, both devices are running on Android 7.1.1 Nougat with ColorOS 3.2 on top. ColorOS is Oppo’s optimized skin for their Android smartphones. It is customizable and brings additional features to the phone.

The Oppo R11s is backed by a 3,205 mAh battery, while the R11s Plus is backed by a 4,000 mAh unit. Both phones feature VOOC fast charging. Connectivity options on the Oppo R11s and R11s Plus include Bluetooth, WiFi, GPS, 4G VoLTE, 3.5mm jack, and a USB Type-C port.

Pricing and Availability

The Oppo R11s is priced at 2,999 Yuan (roughly Rs. 29,350) for the Black and Champagne Gold colors, and 3,199 Yuan (roughly Rs. 31,000) for the Special Red edition. The Oppo R11s Plus will come at 3,699 Yuan (roughly Rs. 36,000) and will be available in Black and Champagne Gold colors. Both phones will go on sale in China starting November 24.