Oppo Reno 2F – A Selfie that Pops
OPPO also rolled out the Reno 2F as a sub variant to the Reno 2. If you are still a fan of the pop-up technique on a selfie camera, the Reno 2F could be your favorite in Nigeria.
From the few smartphones Oppo have launched in Nigeria, it is very clear that the company is not manufacturing for low-end users in Nigeria. Her price point is number one evidence.
The Oppo Reno 2F is another good looking smartphone that will remind you of the f 11 pro in Nigeria. This is by no means a 100% cheap smartphone but trust me, it is worth your cash.
A first look at her outward appearance will remind you of your dream smartphone especially when you are viewing from behind. The Oppo Reno 2F is a pride to handle.
OPPO Reno 2F Key features
Launch Date: November, 2019
Display-size: 6.5inch OLED
Resolution: 1080 x 2340p
Pixel Per inch: 394 ppi
Dimension: 161.8 x 75.8 x 8.7mm
Front Camera: 16MP
Rear Camera: 48MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP
Chipset: MTK MT6771V (P70)
Sim Type: Hybrid
OS: Android 9.0 Pie
Network: 4G LTE
Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.2
In-display fingerprint scanner 3.0
Availability & Price
In Nigeria, the Oppo Reno 2F comes in two sparkling colors: lake blue and sky white. Talking about price, it is selling at an affordable price in Nigeria.
The Oppo Reno 2F comes with a very futuristic design that is here to stay, this is one of the few smartphones you can buy and use for a sustainable period of time if you don’t want to change your smartphone really quick in Nigeria.
The placements on the Oppo Reno 2F is a little bit different. To start with, there is a secondary microphone at the top and a pop-up selfie camera that lightens up when you want to take a picture. Well, this is not the first.
On the Oppo Reno 2F, you will notice some few changes. The volume and power buttons which we are used to seeing on the right side of most Android phones in Nigeria have been separated on this very smartphone.
The volume buttons are on the left while the power button and dual SIM tray with dedicated microSD card slot are on right. The 3.5mm headphone jack, microphone, USB-C port and speaker grill are at the bottom.
The rear camera set up also got a favorable spot, it was placed at the center. On the same line just slightly below, you will see a nice written “designed by Oppo” text and Oppo brand name inscription.
Still on the back, one can not help but admire the 3D curved corning gorilla glass 5 back on the Oppo Reno 2F. The front is also protected by the same type of glass. So you need to be careful when handling this device in Nigeria.
On the Oppo Reno 2F is a multi-touch capacitive 6.5” OLED screen that is very clear, bright and sharp. It comes with a 2340 by 1080p resolution, 394ppi and has up to 16 million colors.
The display has a typical value 430nit brightness and a 60000:1(min) contrast ratio. Since the display is surrounded by small bezels, we are not surprised to see it grap a 91:1% screen ratio.
The display quality on the Oppo Reno 2F is awesome, it is clear enough to provide you with the kind of quality viewing experience you are expecting to see on a high-end smartphone in Nigeria.
The Oppo Reno 2F comes with a quad camera set up that consist of a 48MP main, an 8MP ultra wide, 2MP mono and 2MP depth sensor. There is also a rear flash light to support.
In front you will find a 16MP pop-up/rising AI beauty selfie camera that comes with an adjustable LED light that is 100% ready to spark your day in Nigeria.
The camera app on the Oppo Reno 2F is fully equipped with amazing camera modes like Photo, video, professional mode, panorama, portrait, night scene,
time-lapse photography, slow motion, etc.
You can also record videos using either the front-facing camera or rear camera of the Oppo Reno 2F. With the front camera, you can do 1080p/720p video recording at 30fps.
If you are making use of the rear camera, you can do 1080P/720P video recording at 30fps. The Oppo Reno 2F comes with a smart video editor that is great at editing and making your videos awesome.
Under the hood of the Oppo Reno 2F is a standard 4000mAh battery that is ready to help you stay active all through the day in Nigeria. Just charge once and you are ready to go.
The Oppo Reno 2F comes with a VOOC flash Charge: 3.0 for fast charging. With this, you will get a decent amount of battery life to enjoy in a short amount of time.
Software & Spec
As expected, the Oppo Reno 2F comes with Android 9.0 Pie Operating System based on ColorOS 6.1 which is Oppo’s primary UI. It has a user friendly ecosystem you will find very interesting.
When it comes to specs, the Oppo Reno 2F has a MediaTek Helio P70 chip that runs on a 2.1 GHz octa-core processor. There is also an ARM Mali-G72 GPU inside.
In the storage department, the Oppo Reno 2F comes with 8GB RAM and 128GB ROM which can be expandable via microSD card up to 256GB.
The Oppo Reno 2F has Bluetooth: 4.2, Dolby Atmos sound support and OTG support. There are also essential smartphone sensors like Gyro-meter, E-Compass, Hall sensor, light sensor, proximity sensor and G-sensor.
What’s inside the box
In the box, you will find the OPPO Reno 2F, booklet with warranty card, quick start guide, adapter, earphone, micro USB Cable, SIM card tool, Protective Film, pre-applied case and a battery protective film that is included in the packing list.
A lower variant is not that bad, the difference here is not as big. The Oppo Reno 2F is just as good but very okay if you want something that is good on the average.
Everything here is decent. Even her performance is great, the Oppo Reno 2F scored 148,130 in Antutu benchmark test. So gaming with this device in Nigeria is not disappointing.
I also must not forget to let you know that Oppo is offering a 2 years warranty when you buy the Reno 2F in Nigeria.