Oppo Launches Reno and Reno 10x Zoom with Sharkfin Popup Cameras

Oppo’s new sub-brand Reno has gone official with the launch of Oppo Reno standard edition and Oppo Reno 10X zoom edition smartphones. The Oppo Reno 10X zoom comes with flagship specifications.

Both the phones have been unveiled in China and are expected to launch globally on 24th April. Oppo is also releasing a 5G variant of its Reno series sometime in May.

Design and Display

Oppo Reno 10X Zoom

The Oppo Reno 10X zoom comes with a glass and aluminum alloy back and a notch-less screen. It is available in two colors: Fog Sea Green and Extreme Night Black hues. This flagship model offers a 6.65-inch Super AMOLED display with a Full HD+ (2340 x 1080) resolution and a 91.3 percent screen to body ratio.

Coming to the standard edition, it features a 6.4-inch full HD+ Super AMOLED display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio. Like Oppo Reno 10X zoom, this phone also has a glass aluminum alloy body and comes in Fog Sea Green, Extreme Night Black, Nebula Purple, and Pink Mist colors.

Both the smartphones are protected with Gorilla Glass 6 and come with an on-screen fingerprint sensor.

Internals and Storage

Oppo Reno 10X is powered by an octa-core, top of the line Snapdragon 855 SoC. On the other hand, the standard edition comes with a Snapdragon 710 SoC. Both phones have three variants with a maximum of 8 GB RAM and Maximum built-in memory of 256 GB. Both phones also have expandable memory options.

Here are the different variants of the two phones:

Oppo Reno 10X Oppo Reno Standard Edition
6 GB RAM + 128GB storage 6 GB RAM + 128GB storage
6 GB RAM + 256 GB storage 6 GB RAM + 256 GB storage
8 GB RAM + 256 GB storage 8 GB RAM + 256 GB storage

 

Both the phones run on Android 9.0 Pie and ColorOS 6.

Cameras

Oppo Reno 10X’s best feature is its camera. It features a shark fin pop up selfie camera (pops up diagonally) with a 16 MP sensor and a flash beside it. The rear houses a triple sensor camera with a 48 MP main sensor, 8 MP ultra-wide lens, and a 13 MP Periscope camera.

The standard edition comes with a simple 16 MP pop up selfie camera and dual-sensor rear camera with a 48 MP main sensor and 5 MP secondary sensor.

Battery and Pricing

Oppo Reno 10X comes with a 4,065 mAh battery that has Oppo’s patented VOOC 3.0 fast charging enabled. For dissipating heat generated by the fast charging, the phone comes with a copper tube heatsink. Prices of this flagship model’s variants are:

Variant Price
6 GB RAM + 128GB storage ~$595
6 GB RAM + 256 GB storage ~$670
8 GB RAM + 256 GB storage ~$715

 

The standard edition is equipped with a 3,765 mAh battery and the same VOOC 3.0 fast charging with no heatsink. Its prices for different variants are:

Variant Price
6 GB RAM + 128GB storage ~$446
6 GB RAM + 256 GB storage ~$491
8 GB RAM + 256 GB storage ~$536

 

Oppo Reno and Reno 10X Specifications

Specification Oppo Reno 10X Oppo Reno Standard edition
CPU Octa-Core Octa-Core
GPU NA NA
Chipset Snapdragon 855 SoC Snapdragon 710 SoC
OS Android 9.0 Pie, ColorOS Android 9.0 Pie, ColorOS
Networks 2G, 3G, 4G LTE 2G, 3G, 4G LTE
Display 6.65 inches, Super AMOLED 6.4 inches, Super AMOLED
RAM 6 GB / 8 GB 6 GB / 8 GB
Internal 128 GB/ 256 GB 128 GB/ 256 GB
Card Slot yes Yes
Camera (rear) Triple: 48 MP + 8 MP + 13 MP Dual: 48 MP + 5 MP
Camera (selfie) 16 MP 16 MP
Connectivity LTE, GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, headphone jack LTE, GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, headphone jack
Fingerprint scanner Yes (on-screen) Yes (on-screen)
Battery 4,065 mAh 3,765 mAh
Price 6GB/128GB ~$595

6GB/256 GB ~$670

8GB/256GB ~$715

6GB/128GB ~$446

6GB/256GB ~$491

8GB/256GB ~$536



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