Oppo Reno3: Oppo is really set to take the smartphone market as they show no sign of slowing down on phone release. The latest in phones in the Oppo Reno series is been released and it has been launched in Kenya in Africa. It is only a matter of time before it goes into other Africa countries.

The Oppo Reno3 is a new Android Phone in the Oppo Reno series of high mid-range smartphone. There is a pro version called the Oppo Reno 3 Pro which is expected to have better camera and some enhanced display features.

There is no such thing as the perfect phone just yet but we are sure there are features of this phone that you would love. That is the reason why we have put together this specification post to help you know this phone better.

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Well, we have put together the complete features of the smartphone below. As always, we focus more on user experience and performance, hence we’ll be skipping all the technical grammars. Just below the summary of the features is a table with the details of the Oppo Reno 3. Enjoy

Specifications of Oppo Reno3

Build and Display

The phone comes with Glass front, plastic back, plastic frame. Its screen size will be 6.4 inches Amoled display type with a small punch hole display design. It also has a very small bezer and comes with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~411 ppi density) with most likely a Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection.

There is no refresh rate, no rating for water, dust or splash resistance. But it does spot a very beautiful curved edge design that makes the phone look very premium. An Amoled display type is really good and coupled with the resolution should give you great colors.

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Chipset, RAM and Internal Storage

Oppo decided to power this new smartphone with a MediaTek SOC. The phone uses the Mediatek MT6779 Helio P90 (12 nm) and its a good chipset. It also uses the Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55) CPU and PowerVR GM9446 GPU for image and games processing.

So far, the phone comes in single variant; 8GB RAM and 128GB Internal Storage. There is also space for external storage via microSD card which means you can store more files.


The cameras in Oppo phones have always been good and this new phone is no exception. This phone comes with a quad rear camera that includes a telephoto and ultrawide lenses.

At the back, the phone comes with a 48 megapixel main shooter, 13 megapixel telephoto with 2x optical Zoom, 8 megapixel ultrawide sensor and 2 megapixel depth sensor Camera.

Upfront, the comes with a single 44 megapixel selfie camera placed in a punch hole. Cameras at the rear is capable of shooting 4K videos with gyro-EIS video stabilization feature enabled.

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Software and Battery

The phone run out of the box Android 10 pie along with Oppo latest software the ColorOS 7 which is really good. This phone is powered by a non removable 4025mAh battery with 30W fast charge and VOOC 4.0 enabled. Charging the phone should not be much of a problem. We put together the full specifications of the Oppo Reno3 in the table below.

Oppo Reno3 Specifications

TechnologyGSM / CDMA/ HSPA / LTE
2G NetworkGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G NetworkHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
Download SpeedHSPA, LTE-A

Dimensions160.2 x 73.3 x 7.9 mm (6.31 x 2.89 x 0.31 in)
Weight170 g (6.00 oz)
BuildGlass front, plastic back, plastic frame
SIMHybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

TypeSuper AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size6.4 inches, 98.9 cm2 (~84.2% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~411 ppi density)

OS (Operating System)Android 10.0; ColorOS 7
Chipset (Processor)Mediatek MT6779 Helio P90 (12 nm)
CPU DetailsOcta-core (2×2.2 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPUPowerVR GM9446
Card Slot (SD Card)microSDXC (dedicated slot)
Internal Storage128GB 8GB RAM
UFS 2.1
Quad Lenses48 MP (wide) PDAF
13 MP (telephoto),PDAF, 2x optical zoom
8 MP (ultrawide) AF
2 MP (depth)
FeaturesDual-LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps; gyro-EIS

Single Camera44 MP, f/2.4, 26mm (wide), 1/2.65″, 0.7µm
3.5mm JackYes
24-bit/192kHz audio
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth5.0, A2DP, LE
USB2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go

SensorsFingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

BatteryNon-removable Li-Po 4025 mAh battery
ChargingFast charging 30W, 50% in 30 min, 100% in 73 min (advertised)
VOOC 3.0
ColorsMidnight Black, Aurora Blue
PriceAbout $363, N140,000

Oppo is really trying to get into every part of the Smartphone market. They have good flagship devices, nice mid-range smartphones and even low budget smartphones.

The price of the Oppo Reno3 is about $363 which is about N140,000 Naira. The Oppo Reno 3 series is expected to be launched in Nigeria soon which might include the pro version of the phone.

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