In a smartphone, most common users often wanted to address a few things: dependable performance, adequate screen quality and size, plus of course, good camera for capturing life events.
With the new phone from OPPO, the OPPO F1s, addresses these common concerns that users need and want in a smartphone with a price tag under Php 15,000.
“It’s amazing how the F1s lets you capture selfies the way you want them to look,” said OPPO Brand Marketing Manager for the Philippines Stephen Cheng during the F1s launch at Pico de Loro, Batangas last August 11. “We wanted to offer a phone that gives selfie lovers a satisfying photo experience, and I think the new model does just that.”
FORM and STYLE
The 5’5 inch form factor of F1s is adequate enough to fill the visual delight of anyone wanting much from the screen without compromising their grip on the device. The OPPO F1s has an IPS capacitive LCD screen with a 720 x 1280 pixels resolution (267 ppi pixel density).
The screen is made of Corning Gorilla Glass 4 that is able to withstand common scratches.
The OPPO F1s features a thin, rounded bezel sides with sophisticated colorway: gold and rose gold.
OPPO F1S SPECIFICATIONS
Under the Hood, the OPPO F1s is running on a 1.5Ghz Cortex A-53 Octa-core with Color OS 3.0 operating system, based on the Android Lollipop version 5.1.
It has a 32GB ROM for storing more data and a 3GB RAM to help run most applications smoothly.
OPPO F1s has dual slim slots, both on nano-sim factors.
This phone also has Fingerprint technology for added security.
It has a 3075 mAh internal battery.
OPPO F1s CAMERA
The OPPO F1s has a 13-mp rear camera at f/2.2 aperture with phase detection and autofocus feature. The rear camera goes along with a LED flash. It can capture 1080p videos at 30fps.
And since OPPO F1s is dubbed as the selfie expert, the OPPO gave it a 16-mp camera with f/2.0 aperture and 1/3.1″ sensor size. It can capture 1080p video quality as well.
Plus, with the Beautify 4.0, a feature of its built-in camera application, it helps you capture the best selfie you can get.
In an actual usage the other day, during the OPPO F1s Selfie Amazing Race at Pico De Loro, I was able to use the front camera in a number of cases.
Pardon for so much of my face. Lol. As I have to test the front camera.
Anyway, here are the unedited and unaltered photos from the OPPO F1s. Just click on the photos to get the actual image. All were shot using the automatic setting of the F1s camera app.
OPPO F1s PRICE
The OPPO F1s is priced at Php 12,990. OPPO Philippines is taking pre-orders from August 11 to August 18.
And now with, International finance company Home Credit as partners, affiliated stores offer the F1s at an affordable six-month installment plan for as low as P2,165 at zero percent interest.
“Home Credit aims to bring smiles to many Filipino customers as we offer the newest OPPO F1S at very affordable installments,” said Home Credit Philippines’ Head of Sales, Adam Bernasek. “We are thrilled to be partnering with OPPO once again, and we look forward to helping even more Filipinos avail of the best selfie phone in the market.”
WHY BUY OPPO F1s?
If you’re focused on using your camera for selfies, but wanting a sophisticated looking phone and dependable in the common applications used (Facebook, Instagram, Pokemon Go, Browser, Email) without ripping your wallet, then, the OPPO F1s is good for you.