OPPO Reno8 Series 5G Available for Pre-Order Starting Sept 1

OPPO Reno8 Series 5G Available for Pre-Order Starting Sept 1

The OPPO Reno8 Series 5G is finally here in the Philippines and will be available for pre-order starting September 1, 2022.

Dubbed as the Portrait Expert, OPPO’s latest device is built with a flagship portrait system that allow users to document and record their moments from day till night. Starting September 1, the device will be available for pre-order in OPPO Brand Stores and partner dealers nationwide, as well is its official stores in Shopee, Lazada, and TikTok Shop.

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“Over the years, the Portrait Expert has been known to challenge the limits of smartphones’ camera technology. As we continue to innovate the OPPO Reno Series, we want to focus on one of the leading challenges for devices–capturing photos and videos at night. With the OPPO Reno8 Series 5G, people can now capture ultra-clear nights and shine at their best moments, anytime and anywhere.”

Chiqui Tapawan, Head of Marketing Communications of OPPO Philippines.

Capture Ultra-Clear Nights in Portrait

The new Reno8 5G is equipped with dual Sony Flagship sensors. Its front camera features a Sony IMX709 32MP sensor which is integrated with OPPO’s RGBW color array. This captures 60% more light regular RGB lenses. On the other hand, its rear camera features a Sony IMX766 50MP sensor. It’s a 1/1.56-inch large sensor which allows more light for better imaging. In addition, both cameras feature a hardware-level digital overlap high dynamic range (DOL-HDR). This deliver the right balance of brightness and shadow to the user’s night portraits.

Ultra Night Video helps improve overall image brightness, details in dark areas, and image quality in dimly lit environments. All while reproducing colors and minimizing image noise. The device also feature Ultra Night Portrait for faster photo-taking at night, and Portrait Mode for DSLR-like bokeh effects.

Meanwhile, the Reno8 Z 5G is equipped with a 64MP AI Triple Rear Camera with a 16MP front camera. These are integrated with powerful portrait features. Bokeh Flare Portrait capture portrait images with bokeh light spots. Selfie HDR capture clear selfies in low-light surroundings.

Innovative Tech Features

The Reno8 5G is powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 1300 5G, and is supported by 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage for ultra-smooth performance. It is sports a 4599mAh battery capacity, and leverages an 80W SUPERVOOC fast charging technology. This charges the battery to 50% in just 11 minutes. Lastly, the device runs on ColorOS 12.1 to provide users with a personalized, safe, and smart experience.

Meanwhile, the Reno8 Z 5G is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 5G. It is also packed with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage (expandable up to 1TB). It also boasts a 4500mAh battery with a 33W SUPERVOOCA flash-charging feature.

Slim, Stunning Design

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For a modern and stylish look, the Reno8 5G adopts the OPPO Find Series’ streamlined unibody design. It is perfected through complex techniques that seamlessly integrate the camera and back cover. The design minimizes the camera’s incongruity to deliver a seamless visual experience and smooth texture.

As for the Reno8 Z 5G, it exhibits an ultra-slim body design. It also features a 0.5mm anti-glare glass back cover that features the iconic OPPO Glow.

Price and Availability

The OPPO Reno8 5G will be priced at PhP 27,999, while the OPPO Reno8 Z 5G will be at PhP 19,999. Pre-order will start on September 1, which will be available on Shopee, Lazada, and TikTok Shope, links below.

OPPO Reno8 5G and Reno8 Z 5G Specifications

Reno8 5GReno8 Z 5G
Dimensions160.0 x 73.4 x 7.67 mm159.9 x 73.2 x 7.66 mm
Weight179 g181 g
ChipsetMediaTek Dimensity 1300Qualcomm Snapdragon 695
CPUOcta Core
1x Cortex-A78, 3.0GHz
3x Cortex-A78, 2.6GHz
4x Cortex-A55, 2.0GHz
Octa Core
2x Kryo 660 Gold, 2.2GHz
6x Kryo 660 Silver, 1.7GHz
GPUMali-G77 MC9Adreno 619
RAM8GB8GB
Storage256GB128GB
Display6.4-inch FHD+ AMOLED Display
1080 x 2400, 411 ppi
90Hz refresh rate
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
6.43-inch FHD+ AMOLED Display
1080 x 2400 Pixels, 409 ppi
SCHOTT Xensation Glass
Rear CameraAI Triple Camera
50MP Main, Sony IMX766, f/1.8
8MP Ultra-wide, f/2.2, 112° FoV
2MP Macro, f/2.4
AI Triple Camera
64MP Main, f/1.7
2MP Monochrome, f/2.4
2MP Macro, f/2.4
Front Camera32MP, f/2.416 MP, f/2.4
OS Android 12
ColorOS 12.1
Android 12
ColorOS 12.1
Battery4500mAh Li-Po
80W SUPERVOOC Fast Charging
4500mAh Li-Po
33W SUPERVOOC Fast Charging
Connectivity5G
4G LTE
WiFi 6
NFC
Bluetooth 5.3
USB Type-C
5G
4G LTE
WiFi
NFC
Bluetooth 5.1
USB Type-C
Other FeaturesUnder Display Fingerprint Sensor
Face Unlock
Dual Nano SIM
USB OTG
Under Display Fingerprint Sensor
Face Unlock
Dual Nano SIM
ColorsShimmer Black
Shimmer Gold
Starlight Black
Dawnlight Gold
PricePhP 27,999PhP 19,999
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