Even with a shark fin pop-up selfie camera, three rear cameras, and an in-display fingerprint sensor, the Oppo Reno 10x Zoom Edition is the latest eye-catching smartphone from the Chinese manufacturer. The phone is also much more than meets the eye, so let’s take a quick look at its specifications.
Before we dive in, note that the 10x Zoom Edition doesn’t have a 10x optical sensor. Instead, the third camera from the top is a 5x optical sensor that is also capable of 6x and 10x hybrid zoom. Huawei pulls off a similar trick with the P30 Pro, but we don’t know yet whether Oppo’s implementation stands up to Huawei’s.
Also, there is a regular version of the Reno that steps down to the Qualcomm Snapdragon 710, a slightly smaller 6.4-inch display, and a smaller 3,765mAh battery. That said, the regular Reno features a headphone jack and an IP rating to protect it from water and dust.
|Oppo Reno 10x Zoom Edition|
2,340 x 1,080 resolution
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 855|
|MicroSD||Yes (up to 256GB)|
20W VOOC 3.0 fast charging
Primary: 48MP sensor, f/1.7 aperture, 26mm lens
Telephoto: 13MP sensor, f/3.0 aperture, 130mm lens, 5x optical zoom
Ultra wide-angle: 8MP sensor, f/2.2 aperture, 16mm lens
16MP sensor, f/2.0 aperture, 26mm lens, motorized pop-up
|Security||In-display fingerprint sensor|
Android 9 Pie
|Dimensions and weight||162 x 77.2 x 9.3mm|
|Colors||Ocean Green, Jet Black|
The Oppo Reno 10x Zoom Edition launches in China sometime in May. The 6GB/128GB will sell for 3,999 yuan (~$595). The 6GB/256GB and 8GB/256GB models will sell for 4,499 yuan (~$670) and 4,799 yuan (~$714), respectively.
As for Europe, the non-5G 8GB/256GB version of the 10x Zoom Edition will be out in early June for 799 euros. The 5G version will be available in May for 899 euros with 8GB+256GB.
You can check out our podcast episode that talks about the Reno below. You can also let us know in the comments if you’re interested in picking up the 10x Zoom Edition.