Mobiles Tech News Alleged OPPO A83’s India Launch Set for January 17: Will Cost Not More Than Rs. 15,000 By Damini Sengupta Posted on January 12, 2018 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr OPPO, in the month of December, made its OPPO A83 official in the Chinese market. Now is the time when Indian fans will get the chance to own the handset. The latest news points out that the same device will debut on January 17 with a budget-friendly price tag. Report from 91mobiles states that the Guangdong based smartphone company has already started sending out press invites for an event scheduled for January 17 date, in Bengaluru. Although the invite, however, does not openly state the name of the device, shreds of reports of evidently points out that the Chinese giant will unveil the OPPO A83 at the launch event. Given that the device is envisioned as the alleged OPPO A83, we seemingly have a good idea of what the device will feature, let us take a glimpse of some of the important ones. The Launch Date of OPPO A83 in India is Scheduled for January 17 OPPO A83 Key Specs and Features The OPPO A83 has a 5.7-inch Full HD+ LCD display and support a screen resolution of 1,440×720 pixels. There’s an aspect ratio of 18:9 and the multi-touch functionality support as well. Underneath its hood, the OPPO A83 is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P23 processor clocked at 2.5GHz. The chipset pairs 4GB of RAM alongside 32GB of internal storage. The 32GB of native storage is further expandable up to 128GB using a microSD card slot. In the imaging department, the OPPO A83 comes with a rear camera of 13MP alongside also sports Auto Focus, an LED flash, as well as 720p recording capabilities. The selfie shooter is occupied with an 8MP camera for better selfie shooting as well as video recording or calling. The handset ditches the fingerprint sensor in favor of face unlock, which OPPO claims that the face recognition technology is as fast as 0.18 seconds. This OPPO handset is backed by a 3180mAh battery. Running the Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system, the OPPO A83 comes with the company’s in-house ColorOS 3.2 on top. Besides Bluetooth 4.2 and Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, other connectivity features include 4G VoLTE support, USB Type-C, GPS, dual-SIM support, GPS, and GLONASS. Measuring 150.5×73.1×7.7 mm, the OPPO A83 weighs around 143 grams.