Today the Chinese smartphone maker Oppo has launched Oppo K1 in India. The new K1 will be one of the first smartphones to offer an in-display fingerprint sensor.
The company revealed that the smartphone will be available via Flipkart from 12 pm IST on February 12.
The smartphone is powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor, clocked up to 1.95GHz and will be offered with either 4GB with 64GB of internal storage which will be expandable using a microSD card.
The Oppo K1 price in India is set at Rs. 16,990 for the sole 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage model. It will be available in Astral Blue and Piano Black.
Oppo K1 launch offers include 10 per cent instant discount on Citibank credit and debit cards, no-cost EMIs, Flipkart’s buyback guarantee (90 per cent value at Rs. 1), and Complete Mobile Protection.
The dual-SIM (Nano) Oppo K1 runs ColorOS 5.2 based on Android 8.1 Oreo. It also sports a 6.4-inch full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) AMOLED display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio, 402ppi pixel density, 91 per cent screen-to-body ratio, and a peak brightness of 430 nits. It is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 660 SoC clocked at up to 1.95GHz, coupled with the Adreno 512 GPU and 4GB RAM.
The smartphone bears a dual rear camera setup, with a primary 16-megapixel camera (f/1.7 aperture) paired with a secondary 2-megapixel camera (f/2.4 aperture). The rear camera also features an LED flash module. On the front, the Oppo K1 also bears a massive 25-megapixel selfie camera, with AI-based beautification features and 296-point facial recognition. The rear camera also features AI scene detection, as well as an AI-powered portrait mode.
As for connectivity options, the Oppo K1 offers 4G VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, Micro-USB port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The smartphone measures 158.3×75.5×7.4mm and weigh about 156 grams. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, and proximity sensor. The Oppo K1 bears a 3,600mAh non-removable battery.