OPPO Nepal has launched OPPO A16 in Nepal with a stylish design, enhanced performance and a wonderful price. You may wonder what OPPO has brought out in this budget phone, then we are here to tell you that OPPO A16 is uncompromising in its combination of style and function. Thus, OPPO A16 is a sleek packaged overall smartphone with speedy performance. The company has improved some features to provide a decent experience and maximum benefits to the user relative to OPPO A15 released last year. Let’s go through performance, design, camera, battery and specs to dig out what’s inside it.
Performance and Storage
First thing first, we can take OPPO A16 as a smartphone that facilitates the diverse needs of our daily life and works with a trendy style. The OPPO A16 comes with an Helio G35 chipset with MediaTek HyperEngine support paired with 3 GB LPDDR5 RAM and 32 GB of internal storage which can be expanded via a MicroSD card up to 256 GB.
To make the system lag-free, it has assigned software ‘System Booster’ which promises optimized performance, vibrations and sound effects. OPPO A16 prioritizes total security for its users with face and side fingerprint recognition.
Design and Display
Starting with a simple question, Who isn’t a fan of style? The answer is- almost nobody. Thus the OPPO A16 has retained a familiar, and trendy design to make it attractive and user’s satisfaction up. It sports a 6.52-inch LCD, HD+ Eye-care display with a resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels. It has a tiny hole punch on the left that houses the selfie camera. Talking about the finish, the body has a 3D curved body with a metallic-matte finish.
OPPO A16 is available in three colour options – Crystal Black, Pearl Blue and Space Silver.
The triple camera set and LED flash combined sports a rectangular back. Among these, the primary is a 13MP sensor with an 80° field of view. Furthermore, a 2MP portrait and 2MP macro sensor are accompanied. The front selfie camera is 8MP. A16 has included the AI features to add beautification. Dazzling mode and bokeh filters are some of the other features that AI supports.
This smartphone arrives with huge 5000 mAh battery power and for fueling, with a Type -C port for charging. With 100% battery, the company claims, you can use 34 hours of call time or 21.02 hours of Youtube video playback.
Software and connectivity
OPPO comes with its own ColorOS 11.1 on Android 11. More about it has added features like System Booster for reducing system lag and Game Assistant for control performance, brightness, notifications while gaming. About the connectivity, it supports a dual SIM slot, and WI-FI and Bluetooth 5.0.
Price and Availability
It is available in OPPO authorized retail stores across Nepal from September 1. The price is Rs. 18,990 for a 3/32 GB Variant. Looking at the specs it ventures and competition between budget phones from other brands, it is quite an unfamiliar price for this much variant.
OPPO A16 Specs:
|Display||6.52-inch LCD, HD+ Eye-care|
|Color Options||Crystal Black, Pearl Blue, Space Silver|
|Camera||Rear camera: 13MP primary, 2MP portrait, 2MP macro|
Selfie camera: 8MP sensor (water-drop notch)
|Battery||5000mAh with Type-C port|
|OS||ColorOS 11.1 on top of Android 11|
|Connectivity||Dual Nano Sim slot, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS|
|Price (3/32GB)||Rs. 18,990|