OPPO launched its latest 5G smartphone in the A series, the OPPO A79 5G in India, after the launch of the OPPO A78 in August. It has a 6.72-inch LCD screen with a 90Hz refresh rate, 180Hz touch sampling rate, and a Side-mounted fingerprint sensor. It runs on the Dimensity 6020 SoC, a rebranded Dimensity 700 with 8GB RAM + 8GB of virtual RAM.
The device features a 50MP primary rear camera with a 2MP portrait camera, an 8MP front camera, a polycarbonate frame providing a metallic texture, and IP54 ratings ensuring dust and water resistance. It is powered by a 5000mAh that supports 33W SuperVOOC fast charging, capable of charging up to 51% in just 30 minutes.
OPPO A79 5G Specifications -
|Display||6.72-inch (2400 x 1080) FHD+ 20:9 LCD screen with 90Hz refresh rate, 180Hz touch sampling rate, up to 680 nits peak brightness, 96% NTSC color gamut|
|Processor||Octa Core MediaTek Dimensity 6020 7nm processor (Dual 2.2GHz Cortex-A76 + Hexa 2GHz Cortex-A55 CPUs) with Mali-G57 MC2 GPU|
|RAM/Storage||8GB LPDDR4x RAM, 128GB (UFS 2.2) storage, expandable memory with microSD|
|OS/UI||Android 13 with ColorOS 13.1|
|Rear Cameras||50MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture, Samsung JN1 sensor, 2MP portrait sensor with OV02B1B sensor, f/2.4 aperture, LED flash|
|Front Camera||8MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture|
|Features||Side-mounted fingerprint sensor, 3.5mm audio jack, Stereo Speakers, Dust and water-resistant (IP54)|
|Connectivity||5G SA/ NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.3, GPS, USB Type-C|
|Battery/Charger||5000mAh (typical) battery with 33W SuperVOOC charging|
Pricing and Availability -
The OPPO A79 5G is offered in Mystery Black and Glowing Green variants, and the price is Rs. 19,999 for 8GB RAM with 128GB storage version. It is set to hit the shelves tomorrow, October 28, 2023, and will be accessible at the OPPO Store, Flipkart, Amazon India, and other retail stores.
Festive Sale Discounts and Service Offerings -
OPPO has introduced special offers and promotions on specific products in celebration of the Diwali season...
- Shoppers can benefit from cashback of up to INR 4,000 and no-cost EMI options for up to 9 months from a range of banks including ICICI Bank, SBI Cards, Kotak Bank, IDFC First Bank, Bank of Baroda credit card, AU Finance Bank, and One Card at both mainline retail outlets and the OPPO Store.
- Furthermore, customers have the opportunity to take advantage of Zero Down Payment plans offered by prominent financiers like Bajaj Finserv, TVS Credit, Home Credit, HDB Financial Services, IDFC First Bank, and Mahindra Finance.
- Dedicated OPPO users can also enjoy an Exchange Bonus of up to INR 4,000.
- Under the My OPPO Exclusive program, customers have the chance to win a cash prize of up to INR 10 lakh, in addition to other guaranteed gifts upon purchasing any OPPO device.