Oppo R15x Launches with Water-Drop notch, Bigger Storage and UD Fingerprint Scanner

oppo r15x specs

Oppo K1 was released about 2 weeks ago, featuring a water-drop notch, and kept arriving under another model name on Geekbench. It eventually launched on the company website on Tuesday as Oppo R15x with bigger 128GB storage space; it would be recalled Oppo R15 was released earlier this year. The 2 phones share a number of similarities: the UD fingerprint scanner, the selfie camera, etc.

Oppo R15x Key Specs

  • 4” AMOLED display
  • Octa-core processor
  • 25-megapixel Front Camera
  • 6GB RAM & 128GB Storage
  • Android 8.0 (Oreo)
  • Dual rear camera (16MP & 2MP)
  • 3500mAh Battery

Design and Display

It has slim, exquisite body design, which comes in a variety of colours including Ice Blue and Nebula.  Oppo R15x will provide a 6.4-inch AMOLED touchscreen display with a feature that looks like a Synaptics optical sensor underneath it. The phone promises a screen-to-body ratio of 91%.

oppo r15x display


Its front camera is embedded within the notch and its speaker within the bezel. The shooter has 25 megapixels with more than 800 detection scenes as well as AI features. The dual rear camera setup comprises a 16-MP & f/1.7 primary camera and a secondary 2 MP lens, well-suited for depth-sensing. Oppo R15x runs Color OS 5.2, which is based on Android 8.0.

Hardware and Software

This latest smartphone is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor, which works in conjunction with 6GB and 128GB ROM. Concerning OS, it runs Android Oreo, which gives you access to tons of fantastic Android apps and games.

Oppo R15x Complete Specifications

The manufacturer has not yet said much about the full specs of this device. These are some of its specifications:

Network Connectivity

  • 2G: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 900 / 1800 MHz
  • 3G: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 MHz
  • 4G: LTE bands 1(2300) / 3(1800) / 5(850) / 40(2300) / 41(2500)
  • SIM Type: Dual-SIM, Nano-SIM
  • Volte: Yes
  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot,
  • USB: microUSB v2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
  • Bluetooth: v5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
  • GPS: Yes, A-GPS, Glonass

Design and Display

  • Colours: Ice Blue, Nebula
  • Display: AMOLED
  • Screen Size: 6.4 inches
  • Touchscreen: Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
  • Screen-to-body ratio: 91%

Hardware and Software

  • Processor Type: Octa-core
  • Processor Name: Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 660
  • OS: Android Oreo
  • RAM: 6GB
  • Internal Storage: 128GB
  • External Storage: No


  • Dual Rear Camera: 12 MP, f/1.7 & 2 MP
  • Front-facing Camera: 25MP


  • Music Support: MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player
  • Loudspeaker: Yes, stereo speakers
  • Audio: N/A
  • Video Support: MP4/MPEG4 player
  • FM Radio: N/A

Miscellaneous Features

  • Battery Type and Capacity: Lithium-Polymer 3500mAh (Non-Removable)
  • Charging: N/A
  • Headphones Jack: Yes, 3.5mm

Oppo R15x Price and Availability

The upgraded (bigger) storage is the primary difference between Oppo R15x and Oppo K1. The former will feature 6 GB RAM & 128 GB storage, without microSD card support. As stated earlier, the product will be offered in 2 gradient colours, Ice/Glacier and Nebula. Its price will be in the neighbourhood of $360 or €310, and it will be available for pre-order. Official sales are scheduled to commence on the 1st of November.

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