Oppo has launched a new smartphone dubbed as OPPO A83 (2018) in India. The new phone is an upgraded version of Oppo A83 with upgraded hardware and storage. The new Oppo A83 (2018) is priced at Rs. 15,990 and it will be available for purchase via both offline and online channels.

Oppo launched the A83 in January this year and last month the company also introduced another upgraded version of A83 dubbed as A83 Pro in India. Now, the third phone in A83 series comes as Oppo A83 2018 and the phone comes with upgraded processor, RAM and storage. Other features like full screen display, face unlock are the same as Oppo A83.

Oppo A83 (2018) Specifications

The new Oppo A83 (2018) sports a 5.7-inch HD+ (1440 × 720 pixels) full-screen 2.5D curved glass display with 18:9 aspect ratio. The Dual SIM phone runs Android 7.1 (Nougat) with ColorOS 3.2 on top. It has dedicated dual SIM slots and microSD slots.

Unlike Oppo A83, the phone is powered by an Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P23 processor clocked at 2.5GHz with ARM Mali G71 MP2 GPU. It packs 4GB RAM, and 64GB internal storage which is expandable up to 128GB with microSD.

Camera wise, it also sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture and LED flash. Up front, there is an 8-megapixel camera with f/2.2 aperture and support for AI beauty technology that scan 200 facial recognition spots to beautify a selfie shot perfectly as well as face unlock feature to unlock the phone quickly.

Connectivity options on the phone include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, 3.5mm audio jack, and FM Radio. The phone is powered by a 3180mAh battery.

Price and availability

The OPPO A83 (2018) is priced at Rs. 15,990 in India. The phone comes in Red, Blue and Golden colors and it is available from Amazon, Flipkart and Paytm online stores as well as offline stores across the country.

Commenting on the launch, Will Yang, Brand Director, OPPO India, said,

With the A83, we received immense response, and wanted to go a step further in bringing an affordable selfie camera with advanced features hence the A83 2018. We hope that the A83 2018 with its amazing AI technology, upgraded storage, better performance and amazing color options will help our young consumers click amazing memories with friends and family.”