Oppo is reportedly gearing up to launch a new budget phone in the Indian market. According to a 91Mobiles report, the brand will launch Oppo A16 in India later this month. The exact launch date is currently unknown, however, the reports mention that the phone will launch in India in the last week of the month. The Oppo A16 has been already launched in Indonesia. So, the design and specifications are not a mystery.
Oppo A16: Expected price, specifications
The Oppo A16 was launched in Indonesia for IDR1,999,000 (roughly Rs 10,300) for the sole 3GB RAM + 32GB storage variant. We can expect the phone to be priced at around Rs 11,000 for the Indian market.
The budget-friendly Oppo A16 has a 6.52-inch IPS LCD display with 720×1600 pixels HD+ resolution, 60Hz refresh rate, and a dewdrop notch for the selfies camera. Under the hood, it is powered by a MediaTek Helio G35 chipset paired with 3GB LPDDR4x RAM and 32GB eMMC 5.1 storage. The phone has a microSD card slot for additional storage.
Oppo A16 boasts a triple camera setup on the back which includes a 13MP primary shooter, a 2MP depth sensor, and a 2MP monochrome unit. It has an 8MP snapper for selfies and video calling. The phone packs a 5,000mAh battery and supports 10W standard charging.
On the software front, it comes with ColorOS 11.1 skin, which is based on Android 11. There’s a side-mounted fingerprint scanner integrated with the power button. Connectivity features include Dual-SIM, 4G, Bluetooth v5.0, Dual-band Wi-Fi, USB Type-C port, GPS, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
As of now, there’s no word from Oppo regarding the India launch of Oppo A16. If the report is true, then the company is likely to start putting teasers in the coming days, as we are not far from the reported launch.
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