Oppo R1 out in the wild, premium looking mid-range phone

The Oppo R1 has been out and about posing for some photos ahead of launch, a premium looking mid-range phone.

The R1 will be one of the next R Series phones to launch in China as a mid-range smartphone for customers wanting a premium feel with higher than average camera specifications.

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In fact according to our sources the R1 will feature the same 8 mega-pixel, f2.0 rear camera found on the Meizu MX3! That’s a very impressive camera on the flagship Meizu and quite a treat on a mid-range device.

Other highlights include an all Glass construction which features an anti-fingerprint coating, keeping the glossy body as pristine as new even after being handled with oily hands. As with all R Series Oppo phones the R1 will feature a Mediatek processor, a quad-core MT6589 in this case, dual-SIM support, and micro SD card reader.

A launch date hasn’t been announced but we believe the phone will go on sale before the end of the year at around 2000 Yuan.

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  1. John Gass
    December 11, 2013

    I’ve just realised that, currently, to convert Yuan to UK Sterling, you simply divide by ten. So £200.

  2. Zeca
    December 11, 2013

    Are there still manufacturer using the outdated processor?

  3. Kula
    December 11, 2013