-- Chinese phone marker OPPO
on Monday launched the new F5 series smartphone across
its stores in Kenya.
CEO Andrew Peng told journalists in Nairobi that the
device is OPPO’s first full HD phone with a full screen
display in Kenya.
Smartphone also features Artificial Intelligence beauty
recognition technology that is designed to personalize
beautification for subjects, Peng said.
comes installed with a 20 megapixel front camera with an
ultra-sensitive F2.0 aperture.
feature will allow the camera to gain more information
to produce better images with less noise in low light
conditions,” Peng said.
noted that the new device comes with facial unlock which
is a new face recognition technology that will recognize
its user and unlock the phone.
The OPPO F5
will retail at about 320 U.S. dollars and will be
available on sale from Nov. 28, both online and offline.
The CEO said
that the smartphone has been placed on pre-order
starting from Nov. 20 to 27 where members of the public
will be able to pre-order manually.
noted that OPPO is concentrating on the smart phone
market given growing demand globally as well as in
models, the F5 6GB edition and the F5 Youth will be
available to Kenya consumers later on.
OPPO was ranked as the world’s number four Smartphone
brand in the world by the International Data