Oppo turns the dual-lens cam pattern round, places them on the entrance of its new cellphone

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The pattern for dual-lens cameras on the again of our telephones is slowly altering to incorporate them on the entrance, and Oppo is the newest to deliver the identical tech to its selfie cameras on the F3 Plus

Oppo, a smartphone firm identified for its robust digicam know-how, has introduced the F3 Plus, a brand new cellphone with a really particular selfie cam. Whereas dual-lens cameras have gotten commonplace on the again of our telephones, there aren’t very many on the entrance; however that’s the F3 Plus’s occasion piece.

The primary lens has 16 megapixels, and is joined purchase a second eight megapixel sub-camera lens, each set above the F3 Plus’s display screen. Nevertheless, Oppo hasn’t revealed what the 2 lenses will do. It’s pure to imagine they may produce a bokeh impact on portrait photographs, however a teaser picture suggests one will likely be a wide-angle lens for group selfies. Whether or not this would be the solely perform stays to be seen.

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Oppo can also be staying quiet about the remainder of the F3 Plus’s specification. Rumors spread recently concerning the cellphone, indicating it could have a display screen bigger than the F1 Plus’s 5.5-inches, doubtlessly stretching as much as 6-inches. A Snapdragon 653 processor with 4GB of RAM is feasible, together with a four,000mAh battery and 64GB of inner reminiscence. The rear digicam is anticipated to have 16 megapixels and a single lens.

The F3 Plus is more likely to be joined by a smaller F3 smartphone, however Oppo hasn’t shared a launch date or specs for the gadget but. It’s doable the cellphone will retain the dual-lens selfie cam from the F3 Plus. Sadly, it’s rumored the F3 sequence telephones will run Android 6.zero Marshmallow, quite than the newest 7.zero Nougat model, and have Oppo’s ColorOS person interface excessive.

Oppo will launch the F3 Plus on March 23, when it’ll be bought in India, Indonesia, Myanmar, the Philippines, and Vietnam. A wider worldwide launch hasn’t been confirmed, however Oppo has bought its units in Europe and the U.S. earlier than.