Two Chinese smartphones, Oppo F3 and Vivo V7 received permanent price cuts in India on Friday. Price cuts on smartphones are offered by vendors from time to time to attract customers and ultimately increase the sales. Oppo F3 got its second price cut, where its price was slashed by Rs.3,000 from launch price tag while Vivo V7 price got slashed by again Rs.2,000. Both phones stands in the segment of mid-budget range devices.
Oppo F3 Price Slashed
Oppo F3 was launched in India in May, 2017 with a price tag of Rs.19,990 but On Diwali, it got the first price cut of Rs.1,000 valuing it at Rs.18,990. Just after two months, device got another price cut of Rs.2,000 which makes the current price of Oppo F3 as Rs.16,990. Price will be updated on Online and offline channels of purchase starting from Friday.
On the specifications front, Oppo F3 packs 5.5 inch Full HD display with 1080 x 1920 pixels screen resolution which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5. Device runs on Android marshmallow with ColorOS 3.0 UI on the top. It is powered by MediaTek MT6750T6 octa-core processor clocked at 1.5GHz paired with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal memory. In terms of optics, it features a dual selfie camera with 16 mega-pixel + 8 mega-pixel lenses. Dual camera is paired with a 13 mega-pixel rear camera with LED flash. Oppo F3 has 3200mAH battery and smartphone also featured the trending Facial Smart Recognition technology.
After the second price cut, Oppo F3 is likely to compete with the likes of Honor 9i, Moto G5s Plus and Honor 7x.
Vivo V7 Price Slashed
Vivo V7 was launched in India in November, 2017 with a price tag of Rs.18,990. Smartphone received its first official price cut of Rs.2,000 within one month of launch of the device. Following the permanent price cut, handset is now priced at Rs.16,990 only. Effective prices are valid from Friday on both offline and online stores.
Talking about features and specifications, Vivo V7 boards a 5.7-inch HD+ display with 1440 x 720 pixels screen resolution. Display has 18:9 aspect ratio FullView feature. The dual sim phone runs on Android 7.1 with FunTouch OS 3.2 UI on the top. It packs 4GB RAM and 32GB internal storage paired with Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 octa-core SoC. Vivo V7 is further backed by a 3000mAH battery. On the camera front, it has giant 24 mega-pixel front camera and a 16 mega-pixel camera on the back of mobile phone.
Apart from this, Vivo V5s and Mi A1 also received a permanent price cut few days back.