Holiday Gift Guide 2018: The OPPO smartphone for you is?
Looking for an OPPO device to gift for yourself or loved one? We got you covered with this holiday gift guide focused on the Chinese brand.
OPPO gift guide 2018
OPPO is one of the most popular brands of smartphone in the world. They released a bunch of beastly devices this year and we will not be surprised if one of them is on your Christmas shopping list.
What’s the right OPPO device for you?
1. Ultra-budget yet capable – For PHP 6,990 to PHP 9,990, check the OPPO A3s. It features a big 6.2-inch HD+ screen with a notch, Snapdragon 450 SoC, 2GB RAM, 16GB expandable storage, 4,230AmAh battery, 13MP + 2MP rear dual-camera setup, 8MP AI selfie camera, face unlock, and 4G LTE connectivity.
2. Stylish and affordable – For PHP 13,990, the OPPO A7 is a feature-rich mid-ranger. It has a 6.22-inch HD+ IPS display with a waterdrop notch. Inside it has a Snapdragon 450 processor, Adreno 506 GPU, 4GB of RAM with 64GB expandable storage and a huge 4,230mAh battery.
It also has a 13MP f/2.2 + 2MP f/2.4 dual camera setup with AF and LED flash at the back and a 16MP f/2.0 with AI beauty upfront. It also comes with face unlock, and 700MHz 4G LTE connectivity.
3. Mid-range contender – For PHP 17,990, OPPO F9 offers both style and performance in the mid-range market. The F9 has a 6.3-inch 2.5D curved LTPS TFT screen running at 2340 x 1080 resolution. It also Corning Gorilla Glass protection.
Inside, it has a Helio P60 processor with dual core AI, Mali-G72 MP3 GPU, 6GB of RAM with 64GB of expandable storage and a 3,500mAh battery with VOOC flash charge technology. For the back camera, it has a dual 16MP f/1.8 + 2MP f/2.4 setup with PDAF and LED flash. It also has a 25MP f/2.0 with AI Beauty Recognition and screen flash. In additio, it has a fingerprint sensor, face unlock, Dirac HD audio, dual mic, and 700MHz 4G LTE connectivity.
OPPO R17 Pro
4. Stunning low light photography master – For PHP 38,990, the OPPO R17 Pro is a stunner. It has one of the most stylish design and capable cameras for the price. It highlights a big 6.4-inch AMOLED screen with Gorilla Glass 6 protection, Snapdragon 710 SoC, 8GB RAM, 128GB storage, and 3,700mAh battery with SuperVOOC flash charge technology. On the camera part, it goes with a 12MP (f/1.5/f/2.4) + 20MP f/2.6 + 3D TOF depth camera w/ PDAF, OIS and dual-tone LED flash. It also goes with the AI Ultra-clear Engine to capture low light images clearer. For selfies, it has the 25MP f/2.0 sensor w/ AI Beauty Recognition and screen flash.
OPPO R17 Pro
5. Premium option with tricks up its sleeves – For PHP 49,990, the OPPO Find X will definitely fit the premium and thoughtful gift category. It has a premium design that includes a motorized pop-up camera that paved the way for the gorgeous notch-less, bezel-less 6.4-inch curved Super AMOLED display running at 2340 x 1080 FHD+ resolution with Corning Gorilla Glass protection.
Inside, it has the Snapdragon 845 octa-core processor with Qualcomm Artificial Engine, Adreno 630 GPU, 8GB of RAM with 256GB of storage and a 3,730mAh battery with VOOC fast charging. For cameras, it has a 16MP f/2.0 Sony IMX519 + 20MP f/2.0 Sony IMX376k dual rear setup with PDAF, OIS, AI Recognition and LED flash. It also gas a 25MP f/2.0 Sony IMX576 sensor with 3D AI Beauty Technology and AI Portrait mode.
PamaskOPPO Raffle Promo
OPPO Christmas promo
OPPO also announced the PamaskOPPO Raffle Promo that gives you a chance to win special prizes when you buy a device worth PHP 7,000 and above from a participating store. It will earn you a raffle entry for a chance to win one of the following:
Special – 20 units of OPPO R17 Pro
Level 1 – 120 units of Skyworth 40-inch Full HD LED TV
Level 2 – 480 units of Whirl 20L Microwave Oven
Level 3 – 240 units of Dowell 16-inch Stand Fan
Lucky – over 4,700 sets of Olike Powerbank and Earphones
The promo also adds a free mic for every purchase of the OPPO F9, R17 Pro and Find X. Raffle draws will be held on December 8, 15, 23, and 29 with winners announced on the official OPPO Facebook page. Most of the OPPO smartphones are also available online at Shopee, Argomall, and Lazada.
Note: Several OPPO smartphones included in this gift guide are also nominated at the #GIZPhoneAwards2018. To vote, just visit this link.
That’s it! Which is your pick among the OPPO devices mentioned?
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