Introduction and Platform
The China-based smartphone maker Oppo has introduced the A71 as an extension to their existing A-series of smartphones. The device is sleek and compact; it also evokes a premium look courtesy 7.6mm thickness. The entry-level Android device runs the proprietary Color OS 3.1 wrapped under Android 7.1.
Performance and Storage
Under the hood, the handset is equipped with a 1.5GHz octa-core MediaTek chipset which is coupled with 3GB of RAM to take care of your multitasking requirements. The Oppo A71 offers a smooth and lag-free smartphone experience.
For storing files and data, the device ships with an onboard storage space of 16GB. If that does not fulfil your requirements, the device comes with an option to expand further using a microSD card up to 128GB.
Camera and Display
The Oppo A71 comes with a 5-megapixel front-facing shooter that can be used for capturing selfies and video calling. Also, at the back, the device hosts a 13-megapixel rear shooter which has now become a norm in most standard smartphones. The rear camera is also bundled with features like phase detection autofocus, HDR, panorama, etc. The primary camera is also aided with an LED flash to handle low-light photos and videos.
The Oppo A71 features a 5.2-inch HD IPS display which is bright and ideal for watching videos or playing games.
Connectivity and Battery
Connectivity options on the Oppo A71 include 4G, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, and a microUSB 2.0 port. Besides all the regular connectivity options, the device has support for dual SIM that lets users use two different networks on the smartphone.
For power, the device hosts a non-removable Li-Ion 3,000mAh battery.
|DESIGN AND BUILD|
|Operating System||Android OS, v7.1 (Nougat)|
|Display Type||IPS LCD|
|Size (in inches)||5.2|
|Pixel Density||282 pixels per inch (ppi)|
|Color Reproduction||16M Colors|
|Screen to body percentage||68.2 %|
|Wi-Fi||Yes with hotspot|
|Bluetooth||v4.0 with A2DP|
|Voice Over LTE (VoLTE)||Yes|
|SIM Configuration||Dual SIM (Nano SIM)|
|No of Cores||8 (Octa Core)|