The OPPO A71 is a Sleek, P8990 Daily Driver

The OPPO A71 is a Sleek, P8990 Daily Driver

You rarely see small and sleek phones that tick all the boxes of a dependable all-day-use phone. The 5.2-inch, HD, 3GB RAM, true dual SIM (plus micro SD slot), 3000-mAh OPPO A71 might be the compact budget phone you need, at only P8990. It’s got a good grip, is very light, its front and rear cameras deliver good images at this price point, and the package comes with a free transparent case and pre-installed screen protector (buy it, unbox it, use it right away).

The OPPO A71

  • has a 13MP 1/3.06 sensor size rear camera with multi-frame de-noising, for better low light shooting output
  • gets you good selfies with the 5MP front camera with 1.4 µm pixel size, for detailed shots and better HDR output (also, filters, selfie panorama, and bokeh features add a rich range of options)
  • features an expert photography mode, which allows manual touches on white balance, exposure level, ISO, shutter speed, and focus (also, Ultra HD mode can take 52MP images)
  • combines a not-power-hungry HD display plus a big 3,000 mAh battery, for no-powerbank-worry all day stamina
  • allows the use of split-screen for using two apps at once (such as a browser and a video streaming app)
  • comes with an octa-core processor plus 3GB of RAM for smooth multi-tasking (also, OPPO’s custom skin, Color OS 3.1, is optimized to speed things up).

OPPO A71 Full Specs

5.2-inch HD IPS, Scratch Resistant Glass
MT6750 Octa-Core 1.5GHz | 3GB RAM | Mali-T860 2 GPU
16GB Storage | True Dual Sim + Micro SD Slot
Front Camera 5MP 1.4 µm Pixel Size
Rear Camera 13MP 1/3.06 Sensor Size with LED Flash
Color OS 3.1 based on Android 7.1
Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
3000mAh Battery
7.6mm Thin | 137g Light
Comes in Gold and Black
Package Contains:
– 1A Charger
– Earphones
– Transparent Case
– Pre-Installed Screen Protector
Standard 1-Year Warranty
SRP PHP 8,990

The OPPO A71 is now available for an SRP of PHP 8990 at all OPPO authorized resellers nationwide.

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Irwin Allen Rivera loves his wife's cooking so much he's now twice the man he used to be. His English essay won a Don Carlos Palanca Memorial Award for Literature in 2012. His philosophical-horror story appeared in Philippine Speculative Fiction 8 (2013). He was managing editor and lead writer of Sites and Symbols 2 (2005), a coffee-table book about buildings in UP Diliman - his alma mater (BA Philosophy; MA Creative Writing continuing). He worked at the UP Diliman Information Office before shifting to web content writing. His sudden fiction, "Notwithstanding Pigs," initially a Friendster testimonial, appeared in Philippines Graphic (2006) and in Very Short Stories for Harried Readers (2007). He used to write for