OPPO A79 5G with 6.72″ FHD+ 90Hz display, Dimensity 6020 launched in India for Rs. 19,999

OPPO has launched A79 5G, the company’s latest 5G smartphone in the A series in India, after the launch back in August. The phone packs a 6.72″ 90Hz LCD screen, is powered by Dimensity 6020 SoC, which is a rebranded Dimensity 700. It has 8GB RAM and additional 8GB of virtual RAM.

The phone has a 50MP rear camera along with a 2MP portrait camera, 8MP front camera, side-mounted fingerprint scanner, polycarbonate frame that offers a metallic texture, IP54 ratings for dust and water resistance, and packs a 5000mAh battery with 33W SuperVOOC fast charging that can charge up to 51% in 30 minutes.

OPPO A79 5G specifications
  • 6.72-inch (2400 x 1080) FHD+ 20:9 LCD screen with 90Hz refresh rate, 180Hz touch sampling rate, up to 680 nits peak brightness, 96% NTSC color gamut
  • Octa Core MediaTek Dimensity 6020 7nm processor (Dual 2.2GHz Cortex-A76 + Hexa 2GHz Cortex-A55 CPUs) with Mali-G57 MC2 GPU
  • 8GB LPDDR4x RAM, 128GB (UFS 2.2) storage, expandable memory with microSD
  • Android 13 with ColorOS 13.1
  • Dual SIM
  • 50MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture, Samsung JN1 sensor, 2MP portrait sensor with OV02B1B sensor, f/2.4 aperture, LED flash
  • 8MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
  • Side-mounted fingerprint sensor
  • 3.5mm audio jack, Stereo Speakers
  • Dimensions:165.6×76×7.99mm; Weight: 193g
  • Dust and water-resistant (IP54)
  • 5G SA/ NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.3, GPS, USB Type-C
  • 5000mAh (typical) battery with 33W SuperVOOC charging
Pricing and availability

The OPPO A79 5G comes in Mystery Black and Glowing Green colours and is priced at Rs. 19,999. The phone will be available starting tomorrow, October 28, 2023, at the OPPO Store, Flipkart, Amazon, and other retail outlets.

Festive Sale Offers and Service Offerings 

OPPO has announced discounts and promotions on select products for Diwali season…

  • Customers can avail a cashback of up to INR 4,000 and no-cost EMI for up to 9 months from ICICI Bank, SBI Cards, Kotak Bank, IDFC First Bank, Bank of Baroda credit card, AU Finance Bank and One Card from mainline retail outlets and the OPPO Store
  • Additionally, customers can avail of Zero Down Payment schemes from leading financiers such as Bajaj Finserv, TVS Credit, Home Credit, HDB Financial Services, IDFC First Bank and Mahindra Finance
  • Loyal OPPO customers can also avail an Exchange Bonus of up to INR 4,000
  • As a part of My OPPO Exclusive, customers stand to win a cash prize up to INR 10 lakh, and other assured gifts on purchase of any OPPO device

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