oppo k1
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OPPO has recently unveiled its latest mid-range device in China, the K1. And apart from sporting quite impressive specs for a mid-range phone, this one comes with a little extra, an  in-display fingeprint scanner!

The OPPO K1 has a 6.4-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED screen, and is powered by a Snapdragon 660, along with 4GB or 6GB of RAM, and 64GB of storage.

For imaging, the device is equipped with a 16MP primary rear camera, augmented by a 2MP depth sensor. The main camera is of course, bolstered with AI capabilities such as Scene Detection. The front camera uses a 25MP sensor with AI Beautification.


The OPPO K1 runs on ColorOS 5.2 on top of Android 8.1 Oreo and packs a 3,500mAh. It’s now up for pre-order in China, and will retail for CNY 1,599 (around PhP12,000) for the 4GB/64GB version, and CNY 1,799 (around PhP14,000).

ProcessorSnapdragon 660 (Octa-Core)
Display6.4" Super AMOLED FHD+
Rear Camera16MP + 2MP
Front Camera25MP
OSAndroid 8.1 Oreo + ColorOS 5.2
Other FeaturesAI Scene Detection
AI Beautification


Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.