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Oppo officially enters Australian market with Dick Smith

Oppo officially enters Australian market with Dick Smith

01 July, 2015 | comments (3)

Oppo announced today an exclusive partnership with Australian retailer Dick Smith. Its stores will begin offering Oppo smartphones and accessories on July 14. The partnership covers more than 400 Dick Smith stores across Australia including all...

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Leak reveals Snapdragon 810-powered Oppo Find 9

Leak reveals Snapdragon 810-powered Oppo Find 9

17 June, 2015 | comments (22)

The successor to the Oppo Find 7 will most probably be called Find 9 and not Find 8. This was confirmed as the Find 9 was recently spotted in some promotional materials of Guangzhou Mobile's (a Chinese carrier) upcoming 4G LTE Cat.9...

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Oppo’s Color OS 2.1.1i Beta update packs five funky features

Oppo’s Color OS 2.1.1i Beta update packs five funky features

15 June, 2015 | comments (5)

Oppo released a new Color OS 2.1.1i Beta for owners of the Find 7 and Find 7a over the weekend. This new Android Lollipop-based firmware packs five new features for early adopters. Color OS 2.1.1i Beta brings better home screen...

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Oppo's new Color OS 2.1 is now official

Oppo's new Color OS 2.1 is now official

20 May, 2015 | comments (7)

As part of the launch event for the R7 and R7 Plus handsets, held today, Oppo also officially unveiled the latest version of its own Color OS. This next major update is based on Android Lollipop and aims to bring Google's improved experience to the...

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Oppo details the new Color OS 2.1.0i based on Lollipop

Oppo details the new Color OS 2.1.0i based on Lollipop

17 May, 2015 | comments (8)

Oppo recently pushed the Android 4.4 KitKat based Color OS 2.0.5i beta for the Find 7 and Find 7a smartphones. Following that, the Oppo development team worked quickly to share a sneak peek on what’s in store with the next major ColorOS ...

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Week 15 in review: Xperia Z4, One M9+, LG G4

Week 15 in review: Xperia Z4, One M9+, LG G4

12 April, 2015 | comments (25)

Another week has passed and, as it has become customary, we take a look back at what excited you, our readers, most during the past few days. Sony is still knee deep in the Xperia Z4 saga and, at this point, it almost feels like the Japanese company...


Purported Oppo Find 9 images reveal dual camera

Purported Oppo Find 9 images reveal dual camera

05 April, 2015 | comments (34)

Alleged images of the yet to be announced Oppo Find 9 made the rounds online. The previously leaked successor of Oppo Find 7 is expected to debut at some point in the near future. Overall, it appears that the upcoming Find 9 has mostly...

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OPPO Find 7 bundle gets a €200 price cut

OPPO Find 7 bundle gets a €200 price cut

23 March, 2015 | comments (3)

One of first smartphones to come with a QHD screen, the Oppo Find 7, which was announced a full year ago, is now receiving a major price cut. While the handset alone will still set you back €479, a more compelling offer is now available, with a...

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ColorOS 2.0.5i Beta now available for Oppo Find 7 and 7a

ColorOS 2.0.5i Beta now available for Oppo Find 7 and 7a

24 January, 2015 | comments (6)

Oppo has been hard at work developing its own flavor of Android - ColorOS and the new 2.0.5i Beta looks better than ever. A recent announcement made it clear that the OS is now available for download to eager Oppo Find 7 and 7a users with other...

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Alleged live photo of Oppo Find 9 makes the rounds

Alleged live photo of Oppo Find 9 makes the rounds

21 January, 2015 | comments (7)

Purported live photo of Oppo’s next smartphone flagship made the rounds online. The handset will likely sport the name Oppo Find 9 when it goes official. The leaked image suggests that the successor of Oppo Find 7 will be a big fella. We...

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OnePlus One will receive MaxxAudio software in next OTA

OnePlus One will receive MaxxAudio software in next OTA

16 December, 2014 | comments (17)

Although fairly new in the smartphone market OnePlus is already standing out from the crowd with its product - the OnePlus One gaining increasing interest. The Chinese manufacturer seems dedicated to bringing what it sees as a better Android...

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Counterclockwise: Nokia X, HTC Butterfly, Nokia 6700 classic Gold

Counterclockwise: Nokia X, HTC Butterfly, Nokia 6700 classic Gold

13 December, 2014 | comments (10)

Another weekend, another Counterclockwise – how else are you going to spend your Saturday and Sunday if not reminiscing about the past of mobile phones. This week the write-up is a little sad, several phones that were the first of their kind were...

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Oppo Find 7 goes up for pre-order in the UK

Oppo Find 7 goes up for pre-order in the UK

04 December, 2014 | comments (9)

The Oppo Find 7 has amazingly found its way to the UK, more than eight months after its introduction in March. The Find 7 is now up for pre-order at Amazon's UK branch, and it starts at £319. That amount will net you the 16GB version, and both...

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New Oppo R8207 unveiled at TENAA, 7a gets Black Friday deals

New Oppo R8207 unveiled at TENAA, 7a gets Black Friday deals

28 November, 2014 | comments (7)

A new smartphone by the Chenese maker Oppo popped up on the website of the China certification authority TENAA. According to the posted specifications the Oppo R8207 will feature a 6.85mm body, a 5 inch TFT screen with a resolution of 720 x 1080...

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Oppo 3007 launches at TENAA with 4.7-inch 720p display

Oppo 3007 launches at TENAA with 4.7-inch 720p display

24 November, 2014 | comments (8)

The Oppo 3007 has popped up on Chinese certification authority TENAA revealing a mid-range variant of the Oppo Find 7. The phone is built around a 4.7" IPS display of 720p resolution and packs a 1.2GHz quad-core CPU and 1GB of RAM. The camera...

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Oppo N3 is official with a 16MP motorized camera

Oppo N3 is official with a 16MP motorized camera

28 October, 2014 | comments (34)

At a special event in Singapore, Oppo announced the N3 cameraphone. The successor to the N1 sports a 16MP motorized camera allowing it to track objects as they move. The sensor is 1/2.3" in size and the pixel size is 1.34micrometer. The camera uses...

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Xiaomi Mi 4 and Mi Pad getting price cuts

Xiaomi Mi 4 and Mi Pad getting price cuts

20 October, 2014 | comments (25)

It seems that Xiaomi has reconsidered the prices of its Xiaomi Mi 4 flagship smartphone, the Xiaomi Mi Pad and the Xiaomi TV. Tmall, an online storefront of Xiaomi, has put question marks in the prices of those three, Xiaomi headphones and a battery...

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ColorOS 2.0 is now seeding to Oppo Find 7 and Find 7a

ColorOS 2.0 is now seeding to Oppo Find 7 and Find 7a

18 October, 2014 | comments (21)

Oppo released ColorOS 2.0 for Find 7 and Find 7a. The Android 4.4 KitKat based firmware is now available to install on the Chinese manufacturer’s duo of high-end smartphones. It appeared in beta form for the Oppo Find 5 back in...

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Oppo Find 5 and N1 will get Android 4.4 KitKat after all

Oppo Find 5 and N1 will get Android 4.4 KitKat after all

12 September, 2014 | comments (14)

Back in August we got word that Oppo's Find 5 wouldn't ever be officially updated to Android 4.4 KitKat. This info came from the Chinese company itself, though in the meantime it looks like it's changed its mind. That's because today it said that...

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Oppo N3 gets a couple of teasers ahead of October launch

Oppo N3 gets a couple of teasers ahead of October launch

11 September, 2014 | comments (9)

Oppo has posted two teasers and while it hasn't clearly specified what they are for, the misplaced 3 on the old phone clearly points to an upcoming Oppo N3 smartphone. The cameraphone will replace the Oppo N1 (the company really dislikes even...

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