Oppo A31, the newest smartphone in Oppo’s A-series, is now official. The smartphone has been launched in the Indonesian market. As rumored before, the smartphone indeed comes with a 6.5-inch HD+ display. Since the smartphone has gone official in Indonesia, we could see this come to India soon. The Chinese smartphone is hosting an event for Reno 3 Pro launch on March 2.
At the time of writing, Oppo has not offered any official word on the launch of this device globally. In terms of specifications, Oppo A31 has a 6.5-inch display with HD+ resolution of 1520 x 720 pixels. There is a waterdrop notch at the front for an 8-megapixel selfie camera.
The Oppo A31 (2020) is priced at IDR 25,99,000 (roughly Rs. 13,500) and is available in the Indonesian market. It is being sold via online stores including Lazada, Shopee, Tokopedia, JD.ID, Blibli, and Akulaku. The phone will be offered in Mystery Black and Fantasy White colors.
Oppo A31 specifications
Powered by the MediaTek Helio P35 processor, the dual-SIM (Nano) Oppo A31 is a mid-range budget-friendly device. The phone comes with 4GB RAM and 128GB storage. Among other specifications, Oppo A31 packs a 6.5-inch HD+ (720×1,600 pixels) screen, 4230mAh battery, and a rear fingerprint sensor.
Coming to the cameras on the Oppo A31 (2020), there are three of them at the back and one is on the front. The primary camera on the back includes a 12-megapixel sensor with an f/1.8 lens. There is a 2-megapixel macro shooter as well as a 2-megapixel depth sensor for portrait shots. The front camera, which is housed in a waterdrop-style notch, has an 8-megapixel image sensor.
For connectivity, the Oppo A31 supports 4G/LTE, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 5.0. Additionally, there is a MicroUSB port and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
Oppo is continuing to strengthen its budget and mid-range portfolio in emerging markets. The offline-first brand is gearing up for new challenges from brands like Xiaomi and Realme in emerging markets. The Oppo A31 shows how it plans to counter these brands in markets like Indonesia.