The handset debuted in the South Asian country less than a month after being introduced in China and while some recently spotted certificates suggest the company is also preparing a variant with 4GB of RAM, the one unveiled in India still features 3GB.
According to the company, the Oppo A83 has been designed in line with its UFO Curve Design Philosophy.
Like the OPPO F5, the A83 smartphone uses the front camera for facial recognition authentication, which the company claims can unlock the phone within 0.18 seconds using 128 unique feature points on user's face. The screen flaunts an 18:9 aspect ratio with HD+ (1440×720) resolution. Commenting on the launch, Will Yang, Brand Director, OPPO India said, "with the A83 we wish to bring an affordable selfie camera with advance features such as the HD + Full Screen Display and AI Beauty Technology". Oppo India was teasing the launch for a while and will be available to purchase starting January 20. It runs the Android 7.1 Nougat, having Color OS 3.2 skin. This phone is packed with 3180mAh battery.
Indian consumers are always looking for new budget-friendly smartphones and this new Oppo A83 smartphone is also going to create new benchmarks for upcoming smartphones in Indian market. The storage can be expanded up to 128GB with a microSD card.
The rear plate of the OPPO A83 accommodates a 13-megapixel camera accompanied by a standard LED flash, with its slim top bezel featuring an 8-megapixel sensor.
The Oppo A83's highlights include the 18:9 display on the front, 13MP selfie camera backed by AI, and the price tag from Oppo.
Being a mid-range Android device, everyone is expecting to get a hands-on of this new generation phone.
If you're interested in buying the phone, OPPO will commence sales of the A83 in India January 20 onwards. You can get flawless selfies and can make HD video calls through the front facing camera of the device. This is the first Oppo device to come with this new Face Unlock feature.
Apart from this, the device comes with nearly all types of connectivity options such as 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 /b/g/n, GPS, Micro-USB, Bluetooth 4.2. It is also equipped with ambient light, proximity and gravity sensors. And the price of the phone will be Rs.13,990.