Oppo Reno 8 series confirmed to launch in India soon
Oppo has officially confirmed that the upcoming Oppo Reno 8 series smartphone will be launched in India soon. The new series will include Oppo 8 and Oppo 8 Pro. There is no certainty whether the top-end model Oppo Reno 8 Pro+, which is available in China, will be launched in India or not. The launch of the Reno 8 series comes nearly four months after the debut of the Oppo Reno 7 series in the country.
However, Oppo has not revealed the exact date of the official launch yet. The company has revealed some key specs and images of the device via a microsite of the Reno 8 series on its official website ahead of the head of the launch.
The company has revealed that the Oppo Reno 8 Pro will get its proprietary MariSilicon X chip for improved video and still images. The website highlights that the Oppo Reno 8’s specifications will be revealed in the coming days. Both the Oppo Reno 8 and Oppo Reno 8 Pro are available in China.
Oppo Reno 8 and Reno 8 Pro specifications
The Indian model of the Oppo Reno 8 and Oppo Reno 8 Pro may carry the same specifications. If, it really has the same specifications, then, we can expect the Oppo Reno 8 base model to come with a 6.43-inch AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate.
The device will be powered by MediaTek Dimensity 1300 SoC, paired with up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage. The phone will feature a 50-megapixel primary sensor and pack a 4,500mAh battery that offers 80W Super Flash Charge fast charging. The regular version lacks the proprietary MariSilicon X chip.
On the other hand, the Reno 8 Pro model may come with a 6.62-inch full-HD+ AMOLED E4 display and a 50-megapixel primary sensor. The device will have the Qualcomm Snapdragon 7 Gen 1 SoC under the hood. It will likely have up to 256GB of UFS 2.2 storage, and the same 4,500mAh battery with 80W Super Flash Charge fast charging support.
The pricing of the upcoming Oppo Reno 8 series will be revealed during its launch. But, the Oppo Reno 8 is expected to cost Rs 30,000 for the base variant. The Pro may cost between Rs 35,000 to Rs 40,000. Currently, the Reno 7 Pro 5G costs Rs 39,999 for the single 8GB RAM and 258GB storage. The Reno 7 5G costs Rs 28,999 for the same variant.