Making its way to 17 countries around the world, OPPO‘s newest device, the Neo 7 will seek to be the direct replacement of the old Neo 5. A premier in India is currently in the works and the device will likely go live by the end of this month.
Being a part of the Neo series means that their latest iteration will carry the same design language and feature a sleek and reflective backing. Design isn’t the only thing that receives a change, as the Neo 7 receives some performance upgrades too.
The smartphone sizes in at 5-inches and sports a low resolution screen (960 x 540). It gets a Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor, capable of 1.2GHz clock speeds and is mated to 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal memory (expandable through microSD). Also present on the Neo 7 is LTE connectivity and it’ll come in the form of dual-SIM slots.
It’s spec sheet continues to boast some satisfactory internals, being an entry-level device; there’s an 8-megapixel f/2.0 camera on the back with LED flash, while the front is a 5-megapixel shutter that uses the display as a flash (similar to the iPhone 6s).
It weighs in only at 141grams and measures 142.7 x 71.7 x 7.55mm. You’ll get a 2420mAh battery to power the whole package, there’s ColorOS 2.1 on top of Android 5.1 filling in for the operating system.
As a rough indication, the OPPO Neo 5 launched at RM 538, so we’re hoping their newest entry-level device will fare a similar price point. No actual date has been listed for the launch but we’ll keep everyone in the loop.
Head on over to the product page for more details on the device.