The Oppo F3 price in India has been slashed by Rs. 1,000 and customers now can purchase the smartphone at just Rs. 18,990, which is little lesser than its earlier price. Photo Courtesy: Oppo

If you are planning to buy a Oppo-branded smartphone with stunning camera quality and you have a budget of up to 20,000, then it’s a good news for you as the Oppo F3 “Selfie-Expert” smartphone has received a price cut in India. The Oppo F3 price in India has been slashed by Rs. 1,000 and customers now can purchase the smartphone at just Rs. 18,990, which is little lesser than its earlier price. As a reminder, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer Oppo launched their selfie-centric “Oppo F3” smartphone in the Indian tech market in May this year with a price tag of Rs. 19,990. Carried a such an attractive price tag, the Oppo F3 is now already made available for purchase in India via e-commerce websites Amazon and Flipkart in Black, Gold and Rose Gold colour options. Note that, Amazon India is selling the smartphone only in Black and Gold colour variants. The main USP of the Oppo F3 is its dual front-facing camera setup, one of the camera is a 16-megapixel standard lens and another front camera stands at 8-megapixel with 120-degree wide-angle lens. Just like the Oppo F3 Plus front camera, “one for selfie, one for group selfie”.

Oppo F3 smartphone discount offers on include a zero percent no cost EMI option from Rs. 1,583/month, exchange discount of up to Rs. 17,600, and an additional 5% discount on Axis Bank Buzz Credit Cards. On the other hand, Amazon India is offering up to Rs. 1,850 cashback (in the form of Amazon Pay balance) if you purchase this product using credit card with EMI option from the sellers – Cloudtail India and Future Mobile.

Just in case you’d forgotten, the Oppo F3 comes equipped with a 5.5 inch In-Cell TFT Full HD display with a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and a scratch resistance 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 5 coating on top. Under the hood, the device is powered by a 1.5GHz MediaTek MT6750T6 octa-core processor along with Mali T860 GPU. In terms of memory, the phone is backed up by a 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 128GB via a dedicated microSD card slot. Talking about its software fonts, the dual-SIM (Nano-SIM) Oppo F3 runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow with company’s ColorUI 3.0 skin running on top of the device. Interestingly, there is a new feature called “Clone Apps” that allows you to use two WhatsApp accounts on the smartphone. In terms of design, the Oppo F3 looks similar to the Oppo F3 Plus that was launched in March.

In terms of photography, Oppo F3 comes with a 13 Megapixel 1.3-inch sensor rear camera with Dual Focus Phase Detection Autofocus(PDAF), dual tone LED flash and full HD 1080p video recording. Talking about its selfie camera, Oppo F3 comes with a dual front camera setup, which includes a 16-megapixel 1.3-inch primary sensor with f/2.0 aperture and an 8-megapixel secondary sensor with 120-degree wide-angle view for group selfies. The smartphone comes with a Smart Facial Recognition feature that will automatically notify users to switch to ‘Group Selfie’ mode if there are more than three people in the frame. The Oppo F3 comes with various camera features, including the Beautify 4.0 app, Screen Flash, Selfie Panorama and Palm Shutter.

Oppo F3 sports a full-metal unibody design with a front-mounted fingerprint scanner that unlocks the smartphone in as little as 0.2 seconds. On the connectivity front, the F3 comes with two different slots for two different SIM cards (Nano + Nano) and a separate slot for a micro-SD card. On the connectivity front, the device support 4G with VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz and 5GHz), GPS/ A-GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS/ A-GPS and microUSB v2.0 for charging and data transfer. Oppo F3 is fuelled by a non-removable 3200mAh battery and the device measures at 153.3 x 75.3 x 7.3mm and weighs about 153 grams.