After the launch of the Find X, Oppo Mobile accidentally unveils the A73s, newest addition to its A-series smartphone lineup through a company’s dedicated web page.
Oppo A73s has been listed on the manufacturer’s site and before the pages were again obscured, specifications and images inevitably ended up in the cache of the fastest sites, actually anticipating the handset.
However, the error has not revealed anything new, Oppo A73s seems a rebranding for the Chinese market of the recent Oppo Realme 1, was launched in India at the end of last month. The specifications appear completely identical and even aesthetically there are no differences.
The Oppo A73s features a 6-inch full-HD+ (1080×2160 pixels) display with an 84.75% screen-to-body ratio. It is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P60 SoC coupled with 4GB of RAM, 64GB of inbuilt storage, a 13MP rear camera; and an 8MP front camera. The company is touting the use of the Oppo’s AI Beauty 2.0 feature that apart from beautification also offers 296-point facial recognition.
The device also has a Face Unlock feature, but it doesn’t have a fingerprint sensor. The Oppo A73s features AR stickers for both the front and rear cameras. It is dual-SIM handset runs ColorOS 5.0 based on Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box.
In terms of connectivity options, the company is touting the presence of dual 4G VoLTE support and packs a 3410mAh battery. It has a fiberglass body, which measures 156×75.3×7.8mm and weighs 158 grams.
Among the integrated technologies on board the device, we also find the dual-core co-processor for the artificial intelligence management, dedicated to the photographic sector and to the optimization of power consumption.
Oppo A73s will be available in two colors: Solar Red and Diamond Black, the latter characterized by a texture that recalls the shape of the diamonds, along with the entire back cover. As for prices and availability, we will have to wait for the official presentation.