OPPO R15 Pro With Water Resistance and VOOC Flash Charging Launched In India

On: January 9, 2019

China-based smartphone manufacturer OPPO has launched a new mid-segment device in the Indian market called the R15 Pro. It is among the first water-resistant devices in the company’s lineup. Let’s take a look at the technical specifications below:

On the display front, the OPPO R15 Pro offers a 6.28-inch FHD+ screen. The display offers a 19:9 aspect ratio and there is a notch on the top. The back of the phone houses a horizontal dual camera setup. A fingerprint scanner is located at the center with OPPO branding beneath it. The R15 Pro is available in two colour variants – Cosmic Purple and Ruby Red.

Under the hood, the OPPO R15 Pro is equipped with a Snapdragon 660 chipset. It packs 6GB RAM and an Adreno 512 GPU onboard. In terms of storage, the device offers 128GB internal memory with support for a microSD card slot up to 256GB. The R15 Pro ships with Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box with OPPO’s custom ColorOS 5.0 layered on the top.

In the camera department, the OPPO R15 Pro sports dual rear cameras. It consists of a 20MP primary sensor accompanied by a 16MP secondary sensor, both with f/1.7 aperture. Upfront, a 20MP snapper is fitted for clicking selfies and video calling. According to OPPO, the R15 Pro comes with AI Beauty 2.0 which is claimed to enhance face recognition accuracy and intelligently analyse users in terms of gender, age, skin texture, face shape, and pupil characteristics.

The OPPO R15 Pro is backed by a 3,430mAh battery unit. It features VOOC flash charging support which claims to provide two hours of talk time with a five minute charge. All the basic connectivity options like 4G LTE, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 5.0 are supported on this device. The R15 Pro also features NFC.

Pricing & Availability:

The Oppo R15 Pro is an Amazon exclusive device. It bears a price tag of Rs 25,990 and will go on sale from January 9th.

Viraj Gawde

Viraj loves being in the creative field. Being a tech guy and resident tech advisor for his friends and family, his interest lies in smartphones, laptops and cameras. Passionate about creating art, his forte lies in photography. In his downtime, he loves gaming on his self-built rig and supporting FC Barcelona.