- Oppo is said to be planning to launch three A-series smartphones in India.
- Oppo could launch A11k, A12, and A52 smartphones in India.
- Among the three, the A11k will be the most affordable one.
Oppo has planned to launch the Find X2 series in India later this month but it could have more smartphones up its sleeves. The Chinese company is said to be readying at least three smartphones -- all in the budget range -- for the Indian market. Two of the smartphones - A12 and A52 - have already been launched in April in markets outside of India but a new smartphone, while there is a new smartphone called the A11k. All three smartphones are said to launch in India as early as next week.
According to a report by 91Mobiles in collaboration with Ishan Agarwal who put the information out on Twitter. The tipster claims to have obtained a poster of the A12 for the Indian market that mentions bank offers, as well. Besides, Oppo has two more smartphones that will launch alongside or at sporadic intervals. The upcoming Oppo A-series smartphones will compete with the likes of Samsung Galaxy M series in India, the latest one under which is the Galaxy M21.
The Oppo A11k is tipped to cost under Rs 10,000. The Oppo A12 and A52, on the other hand, are likely to follow their original pricing, which translates to roughly Rs 12,000 and Rs 17,500, respectively.
While the details and specifications of the Oppo A12 and A52 are already officially available, the report shares what the newbie Oppo A11k will pack. The A11k will have its specifications similar to those of the A12 but there will difference in the RAM capacity and display size. The Oppo A11k is reported to come with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of storage with support for expandable storage. Rest of the specifications remain the same, including a 6.33-inch HD+ display, a Helio P35 SoC, a combination of 13-megapixel and 2-megapixel sensors at the back, and a 4230mAh battery. The render shared shows the design will also be different, wherein there will not be diamond patterns seen on the A12.
As for the Oppo A12, the smartphone has a 6.22-inch HD+ notched display, a MediaTek Helio P35 SoC paired with 3GB or 4GB of RAM, 32GB or 64GB storage, and a 4230mAh battery. There is a dual-camera setup at the back, which has a 13-megapixel sensor and a 2-megapixel sensor. For selfies, there is a 5-megapixel camera on the front. The Oppo A12 has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and a 3.5mm headphone jack among other standard connectivity options. The smartphone weighs 165 grams and is 8.3mm thick. It is based on Android 9 Pie.
The Oppo A52 will sit above both the models. The smartphone has a 6.5-inch FHD+ punch-hole display, is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SoC paired with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage, and a 5000mAh battery. The smartphone has a quad-rear camera setup, consisting of a 12-megapixel main sensor, an 8-megapixel ultrawide sensor, a 2-megapixel depth sensor, and a 2-megapixel macro sensor. There is an 8-megapixel camera on the front of the smartphone. The battery supports 18W fast charging. It runs Android 10 software.