OPPO launches Selfie Expert F3

MUMBAI/KOLKATA
5 May 2017

The camera phone brand OPPO, strengthened the ‘Group Selfie’ trend by launching another Selfie Expert F3, priced at Rs 19,990 for the mid-range market. The F3is the second in line dual front camera Selfie Expert targeted towards the Group Selfie generation after the recently launched F3 Plus.
The F3 features a dual front camera - a 16-megapixel Selfie camera for individual selfies and a wide-angle lens for group selfie.
The F3 First Sale begins from May 13th in 25 cities across India. The pre-order starts from today till May 12 2017. It will be available online on Flipkart exclusively. Consumers can also pre-order offline through OPPO stores.
On this occasion, OPPO also revealed the Team India jersey in the presence of OPPO India President and BCCI CEO. The brand has always focused on cricket as a platform in its endeavor to connect with the consumers especially the youth. While it is the official partner of ICC starting 2016, it has strengthened the relationship further with the sport by associating with BCCI and becoming the official sponsor of Team India.
“Cricket is a sport full of vigor and passion enjoyed by the youth of India. We believe that we share the same passion and spirit of pursuit of perfection as cricket that makes this association a perfect fit.”Said Sky Li, OPPO’s Global Vice President and President of OPPO India. “By partnering with the team, OPPO will not only further enhance its connection with the young consumers, but also engage with the country’s youth in its endeavor of providing them with the outstanding selfie-led photography experience.” He added.
Speaking on the partnership, Rahul Johri, CEO-BCCI said, “We are excited to have OPPO join the BCCI family. OPPO Mobiles is pursuing perfect photography technology and it shares a common vision with BCCI. I am confident that we will work together to further grow Indian cricket!”
For individual selfies, switch to the other front camera which utilizes 16 MP resolution, 1/3-inch sensor and a large f/2.0 aperture. It sports high dynamic range, vivid depth and minimized noise. Comparing to previous F1s, OPPO made further improvements and optimization to its performance. With the built-in Smart Facial Recognition, the F3 will notify users to switch to ‘Group Selfie’ mode if there are more than three people in the frame. Users can snap their Group Selfie at ease, without compromising image stability when taking selfie with one hand.
The OPPO F3 is also equipped with a 13 MP rear camera that has a 1/3-inch sensor. Itis able to maximize light sensitivity, making for wonderful nighttime performance. PDAF technology makes for a snappy and fluid shooting experience. Even with moving subjects, the F3 focuses without a hitch. Capturing great shots at key moments has never been easier.
Privacy protection and security is also a top priority. The F3 uses an advanced solid-state fingerprint reader, so that only a slight touch is enough to unlock the device. Equipped with a hydrophobic membrane the fingerprint reader has an enhanced success rate even when a user’s fingers are moist.
The Gold variant of the F3 will be available from May 13, 2017 both online and offline. The pre-order of F3 Gold version starts from May 5 till May 12. It will be available online on Flipkart exclusively. Consumers can also pre-order offline through OPPO stores. (EOIC)