The Chinese smartphone company, Oppo, today expanded its A series with the announcement of a brand new smartphone in India. The company has launched Oppo A16 as its latest addition to the series. The smartphone is a successor of the Oppo A15, which was introduced in India last year, The phone comes with a 5,000mAh battery and with an ‘Eye Care Display’ technology that lets you watch hours of your favourite entertainment without any visual discomfort.
Oppo A16 Price and availability details
Oppo A16 price in India has been set at Rs 13,990 for the 4GB RAM with 64GB storage options. The smartphone comes in two colour options of Crystal Black and Pearl Blue. The device is currently up for sale on Amazon, and mainline retail outlets in the country.
The launch offer includes up to INR 750 cashback on leading bank cards i.e., HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, Kotak Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, Federal Bank, BOB. Also, you can avail of Easy EMI options from financers like Bajaj Finserv, IDFC First Bank, HDB Financials, TVS Credit Finance, Home Credit, Mahindra Finance. Customers can even enjoy instant cashback up to Rs 1500 by purchasing it from Paytm. Amazon customers can avail of No Cost EMI for up to 3 months, instant bank discount of Rs 750 on credit cards, debit cards, as well as credit card EMI via Citi Bank. These offers will be valid from today to September 30.
Oppo A16 specifications and features
Coming to the specification Oppo A16 features a 6.52-inch HD+ LCD display with 720×1,600 pixels of resolution. It comes with an Eye Care Mode that allows users to enjoy content with its sunlight and moonlight screens that dim and brighten automatically based on your ambient lighting conditions. Its ‘AI Smart Backlighting’ learns about your environmental conditions to provide you with a “customized” smart backlight experience. By turning your screen black while playing a video, you not only conserve battery but will also be able to use online video apps to stream music at the same time. The phone runs on ColorOS 11.1 on top of Android 11. It is powered by MediaTek Helio G35 SoC coupled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. The internal storage can be expanded up to 256GB using a MicroSD card.
In terms of cameras, Oppo A16 comes with a triple rear camera set up that includes a 13-megapixel primary sensor, a 2-megapixel depth sensor, and a 2-megapixel macro sensor. Upfront there is an 8-megapixel selfie camera.
In addition to this, the device is backed by a 5,000mAh battery with Smart Temperature Control that monitors the heat that is generated while the device is on charge and reduces the charging current if it is found to be too high. Oppo A16 is claimed to offer up to 34 hours of call time or 21 hours of YouTube video playback. Moreover, its Super Nighttime Standby mode consumes as little as 1.21% power in 8 hours. For connectivity, it includes dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and a USB Type-C port.
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