Recently, the Chinese manufacturer company had launched OPPO A37 smartphone in China. It was the budget-friendly smartphone with the price tag of 1299 Yuan (approx. $200 / Rs. 13300). Now, the company has announced another in the A-series smartphone named as OPPO A59, Which was certified by TENNA last month with name OPPO A59m. It is the successor the OPPO A51 handset that was launched last year. The OPPO A59 smartphone has a metal unibody design which is the same build seen on the devices like OPPO R9 and OPPO R9 Plus.
The OPPO A59 smartphone flaunts a 5.5-inch HD (1280 x 720 pixels) resolution with IPS LCD screen and offers a 267 PPI of pixel density. Under the hood is powered by 64-bit Octa-core processor clocks at 1.5 GHz, which has a MediaTek MT6780 SoC coupled with Mali T860 Graphics. It comes equipped with the company’s ColorOS 3.0 based on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box. It supports Dual SIM Dual standby and offers 4G LTE.
Connectivity options on OPPO A59 include 3G HSPA+, GSM. Wi-Fi, 3.5 mm audio jack, GPS/ A-GPS, Bluetooth 4.0, Micro USB and FM Radio. It houses a 32 GB internal storage which will expand upto 128 GB via microSD card slot and 3GB RAM. The device has a fingerprint sensor embedded with the physical home button for unlocking the device and applications as well and 3.5 mm audio jack, Micro USB port, and speaker grills are located at the bottom.
On the camera department, It sports a 13-megapixel autofocus primary camera with LED flash, the pixel size of 1.12 µm, an aperture of f/2.2 and PDAF technology, which will record videos up to 1080p at 30 frames per second. In the front, it bears an 8-megapixel front snapper with a f/2.2 aperture for taking stunning selfies and video calling with friends. The handset is packed with a capacity of 3,075 mAh, which can be lost a battery life more than a day of usage with having no issues on the device.
The OPPO A59 handset measures 154.5 x 76 x 7.3 mm of dimensions and is the weight around 160 grams. It will be available in Gold and Rose Gold color variants with the price tag around 1799 Yuan (approx. Rs.18300 / $274) and will start the shipping on June 18th in China. As of now, there is not revealed any information about when will be available to outside China.