The Oppo Reno 3 is an upper mid-range smartphone. It houses Mediatek’s first processor with 5G support, which means you get 5G support in this one. It features a beautiful design, solid specs, good battery and lots more. In this article, we explore the Oppo Reno 3 specs and price.
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Oppo Reno 3 Key Specs & Features
- 6.4-inch, AMOLED Capacitive Touchscreen, 1080 X 2400 pixels (441 ppi)
- Android 10, ColorOS 7
- 8GB RAM
- Octa-core Mediatek Dimensity 1000L
- 128GB built-in storage
- 64MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP Quad Rear Camera
- 32MP Front Camera
- 4G LTE
- 5G Network Support
- Fingerprint sensor (under Display)
- 4025mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
The Design and Display
The Oppo Reno 3 features a very beautiful glossy design that seems to be a rip off of the Huawei P30.
Despite not being a very innovative design in 2020, the Oppo Reno 3 is certainly going to stand out, which is facilitated by the fact that a few mobile phones in this category feature a design that can easily outshine that of the Oppo Reno 3.
The Oppo Reno 3 features a 3D curved design on the rear, coupled with gradient colors for the majority of its variants.
The rear of the Oppo Reno 3 is home to a quad-camera system, with a camera flash. There isn’t any text indicating its model or telling you it’s an Oppo smartphone.
The front of the Oppo Reno 3 is home to a 6.4-inch display with a waterdrop notch. This display is an AMOLED display with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2400 and a screen density of 441 PPI. Please note that an optical fingerprint display lives beneath the display of the Oppo Reno 3.
Speaking colors, the Oppo Reno 3 four color variants. The Oppo Reno 3 comes in White, Black, Starry Night Blue, Sunrise.
The Oppo Reno 3 is packed with camera hardware capable of taking awesome photos under good conditions.
Having top competitors like Xiaomi Phones in the mid-range category with excellent cameras, it is no surprise that Oppo took the steps to feature solid camera hardware on the Reno 3.
The Oppo Reno 3 houses a quad-camera system on the rear featuring a 64MP primary camera with an aperture of f/1.8, an 8MP ultrawide camera with an aperture of f/2.2, a 2MP monochrome camera with an aperture of f/2.4 and a 2MP depth camera with an aperture of f/2.4.
This rear camera system will let you shoot photos in HDR and Panorama. You can also shoot 4k videos at 30fps, 1080p videos at 30 and 60fps. Video is stabilized, thanks to gyro-EIS and OIS.
The selfie camera on the Oppo Reno 3 is a 32MP camera with an aperture of f/2.4. This camera lets you shoot photos in HDR and videos in 1080p with frame rates capped at 30fps.
Hardware and Software
The Oppo Reno 3 is an upper midrange smartphone featuring very capable specs. It is also among the first smartphones to feature the new MediaTek processor with 5G connectivity.
The Oppo Reno 3 is powered by the Mediatek Dimensity 1000L, which is the first Mediatek processor with 5G connectivity. This processor rubs shoulders with the Snapdragon 765G Processor, which powers the Xiaomi Redmi K30 5G smartphone.
The Oppo Reno 3 features have a 128GB storage / 8GB RAM variant and a 128GB storage / 12GB RAM varaint.
The Oppo Reno 3 also houses a non-removable 4025mAh battery. The Oppo Reno features VOOC flash charge 4.0, which is 30W fast charging. Oppo claims this fast-charge mechanism will get your phone 50% charge in 20mins.
On the software side, the Oppo Reno 3 runs the ColorOS 7 user interface on top of the Android 10 operating system.
The Oppo Reno 3 features a USB Type C (USB 3.1) port, dual-band Wi-FI, and NFC.
Thanks to the Mediatek Dimensity 1000L processor, internet connectivity on the Oppo Reno 3 is capped at 5G.
Oppo Reno 3 Price and Availability
The Oppo Reno 3 price is around $488, which is about 176,769 Nigerian Naira.
The Oppo Reno 3 is currently available for purchase and can be purchased from smartphone retail stores, as well as online retail stores.
Oppo Reno 3 Specs
Here are a few specs of the Oppo Reno 3:
- Platform: Android 10, ColorOS 7
- Processor: Octa-Core MediaTek Dimensity 1000L (7nm)
- GPU: –
- Memory: 8GB RAM or 12GB RAM
- Colours: White, Black, Starry Night Blue, Sunrise
- Dimension: –
- Weight: –
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM
- SIM Count: Dual SIM
- Display: 6.4-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 411 PPI
- Screen Protection: –
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 64MP (wide) F/1.8 + 8MP (Ultrawide) F/2.2 + 2MP (monochrome) F/2.4+ 2MP (depth sensor) F/2.4 Quad-Camera
- Rear Camera Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama, [email protected], [email protected]/60fps; gyro-EIS, OIS
- Front Camera: 32MP, F/2.4, HDR, [email protected]
- Built-in Storage: 128GB
- Memory Card Support: up to 256GB microSD
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
- 2G CDMA 1X: –
- 3G WCDMA: 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
- 3G CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: 5G band 1(2100), 41(2500), 78(3500), 79(4700); SA/NSA
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: Yes
- WLAN: Yes
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes,
- NFC: –
- Infrared Blaster: –
- USB Port: Yes, USB Type C (USB 3.1)
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: Yes
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: –
- Navigation: Yes
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: –
- Barometer: –
- SpO2: –
- Pedometer: –
- Heart Rate Monitor: –
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes, ( Under-display)
- Iris Scanner: –
- Face Unlock: Yes
- Stylus Pen: –
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes (with dedicated mic)
- Wireless Charging: –
- Built-in Mobile Payment: –
- Water Resistant: –
- Dust Resistant: –
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: 4025mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: Yes, 30W capacity