The currently most popular midrange selfie phone, the 2016-released OPPO F1s, now has an upgrade. The OPPO F1s 2017 has 4GB RAM (up from 3GB RAM) and 64GB internal storage (up from 16GB ROM). Expandable storage is also improved, as the new F1s can now take in a 128GB micro SD card (up from 32GB). The rest of the specs – processor, cameras, physical build – are the same. Pricing and availability to be announced soon.
The upgraded OPPO F1s is priced at P13,990 (same as the previous F1s) and will be available starting February 3.
OPPO F1s (2017) Full Specs
5.5 Inch HD TFT 1280 x 720 resolution w/ 2.5D curved glass and Gorilla Glass 4 protection at 267 ppi
1.5 GHz 64 Bit MT6750 octa core processor
64 GB expandable via micro SD card slot up to 128 GB (dedicated)
13 MP f/2.2 w/ AF and LED flash
16 MP f/2.0
Android 5.1 Lollipop w/ Color OS 3.0
WiFi, 3G, LTE, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, A GPS, GLONASS, dual SIM
“The F1s was already a masterpiece of technology and design when it made its debut in the country last year, but we never stopped looking for more ways to make it even better,” said OPPO Philippines Brand Marketing Manager Stephen Cheng.
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 www.technoodling.net.