The Oppo Reno 3 and Reno 3 Pro have been launched in China with support for 5G. The phones also get quad cameras and high-end specs.
- Oppo Reno 3, 3 Pro have been launched in China
- The Reno 3 series of phones comes with support for 5G
- The Reno 3 Pro comes with a Snapdragon 765G SoC
After weeks of rumours and leaks, Oppo has finally launched the much-awaited Oppo Reno 3 series of smartphones in its home country, China. The series brings with itself two phones, the Oppo Reno 3 and the Reno 3 Pro. Interestingly, both support dual-mode 5G, and come equipped with quad cameras at the back of the phone.
Apart from this, however, the two phones do differ slightly when it comes to specs with the Oppo Reno 3 becoming the first phone to be powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 1000L 5G SoC, while the Oppo Reno 3 Pro getting a Snapdragon 765G SoC for keeping it ticking.
At the launch event, Oppo also launched the Enco Free true wireless earbuds which the company had teased earlier in the month.
Oppo Reno 3, 3 Pro: Price and availability
The Oppo Reno 3 has been launched in China at what appears to be a competitive price. The smartphone will be available at a starting price of CNY 3,399 (approx Rs. 34,000) for the 8GB + 128GB entry variant of the device, with the higher-end variant with 12GB + 128GB RAM and storage being announced at CNY 3,699 (approx Rs. 36,999).
The Oppo Reno 3 Pro, on the other hand, has been priced at CNY 3,999 (approx Rs. 40,000) for the entry variant of the device with 8GB + 128GB RAM and storage. The top-end one with 12GB + 256GB RAM and storage, however, is being made available for purchase for CNY 4,499 (approx Rs. 45,000).
Both the phones will be available for purchase starting December 31 in China. However, the higher-end variant of the Reno 3 Pro would only be made available starting January 10. Both the phones have also been announced to come in four colours Misty White, Moon Night Black, Sunrise Impression, and Blue Starry Night. There’s also been no word on availability in international markets.
The company has also launched the Reno 3 Pro in a Pantone Edition which is available in Classic Blue shade. However, being a special edition, the price of the device is a bit more than the usual ones and as such is available for CNY 4,199 (approx Rs. 42,000). Sales for this variant will also kick off on January 10.
Oppo Reno 3 specifications
For the specs, the Oppo Reno 3 5G comes with a waterdrop notch sat on a 6.4-inch AMOLED full HD+ display with an aspect ratio of 20:9. Under the hood, the phone comes running the MediaTek Dimensity 1000L chipset with Mali-G77 MC9 GPU. The SoC is paired with up to 12 GB of RAM and 128GB internal storage.
In terms of cameras, the Oppo Reno 3 comes with a 64-megapixel lens sat alongside an 8-megapixel 116-degree Ultra Wide Lens with f/2.2 aperture and a 2-megapixel macro and 2-megapixel mono sensor with f/2.4 aperture. On the front, we have a 32-megapixel sensor with f/2.4 aperture.
Oppo Reno 3 Pro specifications
The Reno 3 Pr features slightly different specs when compared to its sibling, the Reno 3.
On the outside, we have a 6.5-inch AMOLED Full HD+ panel with the same aspect ratio that we saw earlier on the Reno 3. However, the panel is capable of running at 90Hz refresh rate and producing a peak brightness of 500nits. The phone comes with a punch-hole camera on the top-left corner of the display.
Under the hood, the device comes running a Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G chipset with Adreno 620 GPU. For cameras, the Reno 3 Pro 5G gets a quad-camera setup with a 48-megapixel Sony IMX586 primary sensor sat next to a 13-megapixel telephoto lens with f/2.4 aperture for 5x Hybrid Optical Zoom, an 8-megapixel 116-degree Ultra Wide Lens with f/2.2 aperture and 2-megapixel mono lens with f/2.4 aperture.
The smartphone comes running ColorOS 7.0 (Android 10) and the battery pack under the hood is a 4025mAh one with 30W VOOC 4.0 fast charging.https://pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js