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Oppo A79 specs leaked along with press renders: What you should know

Chinese handset maker Oppo is working on yet another mid-range 18:9 display smartphone dubbed as Oppo A79. In a new report today, the Oppo A79 specs have been leaked along with the first press renders. Like many upcoming phones, the Oppo A79 will also sport a full-screen design and offer a big 6-inch display.

Earlier this month, Oppo launched three new phones with a full screen 18:9 display. The company launched R11s, R11s Plus in China while the Oppo F5 was launching in India. Now, it seems like Oppo has taken the full-screen display trend seriously and launching the A79 very soon. The phone is expected to be a mid-range device just like the Oppo F5.

Oppo A79 Specifications

The latest leaked render comes from SlashLeaks and it suggests that the OPPO A79 will feature an identical design to the OPPO F5. The phone will come with minimal bezels on each side and without a home button. The top bezel houses the front camera, the earpiece, and the ambient light sensor.

Oppo A79

Further, the A79 will feature a premium metal unibody design with the antenna bands located at the edges of the rear. There is a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor with a slightly different oval shaped design. The image also reveals that the handset will come with a micro-USB port and a 3.5mm headphone jack. As per the listing, the device is expected to measure 7.2mm in thickness and weigh 140 grams.

As per the earlier TENAA listing, the Oppo A79 will feature a 6.01-inch full HD+ display with an 18:9 aspect ratio. The phone will be powered by a MediaTek Helio X23 processor coupled with 4GB of RAM. The device will come with 64GB of internal storage, which will be further expandable via a microSD card. The handset is said to feature a 16MP camera at both rear and front. Running on Android 7.1 Nougat, the A79 will be backed by a 2,900mAh battery.

If we talk about the pricing, the Oppo A79 is rumored to be priced around CNY 2,399 (Rs 23,650 approx.). If the rumors are to be believed, the Oppo A79 will be launched at an event in China on November 30.


Satyendra Pal Singh

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