Telecell Pvt. Ltd, the sole authorized distributor of Oppo phones in Nepal, is working on releasing Oppo A57 in Nepal. The Oppo A57 will be the fourth Oppo smartphone to launch in Nepal after the company unveiled A37, Neo 7, and F1s in September.
The Oppo A57 sports a 5.2-inch HD IPS display. The front LCD panel has 2.5D curved glass and gorilla glass 4 protection. The back is all metal giving the phone a premium feel. There is also a home button on the front that doubles as a fingerprint sensor. The fingerprint comes with a hydrophobic zirconium surface which means it can detect your fingerprint even if it is moist. Powering the Oppo A57 is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 System on a Chip that has an octacore 64bit Cortex A53 CPU and Adreno 505 GPU. The SoC is backed by a 3GB of RAM for smooth performance and multi-tasking.
Storage option is default at 32GB with microSD card support upto 256GB. It is currently running on Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) with ColorOS 3.0. Connectivity option includes Dual Nano GSM SIM with 4G VOLTE support, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, FM radio, GPS, 3.5mm headphone jack, and micro USB v2.0 port. In the sensor department, the phone has proximity, accelerometer, and auto brightness sensors. The Gyro sensor is missing.
Camera wise, the Oppo A57 boasts a 13MP rear camera with f/2.2 aperture, 5P lens, PDAF, and LED Flash. The front houses a whopping 16MP camera with f/2.0 aperture, 1.12um pixel, 5P lens, and LED flash. It weighs 147 grams and its dimensions are 149.1 s 72.9 x 7.7 mm. All this is backed by a non-removable 2900mAh battery with VOOC fast charging support.
The Oppo A57 is expected to launch in Nepal before the end of March and is expected to go on sale for around Rs. 30,000.