Reno 8T

Oppo has launched the Reno 8T 5G in the Kenyan market, to retail at Ksh. 49,999

OPPO has launched their newest device the OPPO Reno8 T series, in the Kenya market. The device comes in two variants that is the Oppo Reno8 T 5G and the Oppo Reno8 T 4G.

Featuring a Dual Micro-Curved Design, OPPO Reno8 T 5G offers an all-new premium look with a 120Hz 3D Curved Screen and 3D back cover. The handset also introduces an Ultra-Clear Imaging System backed by a 108MP Portrait Camera that delivers high-resolution photos with unprecedented detail. Together with upgraded 67W SUPERVOOC TM charging, a 4,800mAh large battery, the Battery Health Engine, ColorOS 13, and more, Reno8 T 5G delivers a leap in user experience over the last generation.

The Reno8 T 5G implements OPPO’s first 108MP Portrait Camera which features an OPPO exclusive 40x Microlens and a
2MP depth sensor together with a 32MP Selfie Camera for an upgraded photography experience. The 108MP Portrait Camera, utilizes NonaPixel Plus binning technology and AI Portrait Super Resolution, capturing ultra-clear, high-resolution images in any scenario. The Microlens provides 40x magnification for exceptional detail offering exceptional detail for users when exploring the microscopic world beyond the naked eye. The camera also offers a range of portrait features including Selfie HDR, Bokeh Flare Portrait, and Dual-View Video.

The Reno8 T 5G also comes with a 120Hz 3D Curved Screen and 3D back cover. With a 56-degree curve and 1.9 mm arc height the screen provides immersive viewing experience while improving grip and reducing screen damage when a user drops the phone. It also features a 6.7-inch AMOLED display with a 93% screen-to-body ratio and minimal bezel for maximum immersion.

To protect a user’s eyes the device has an AI Adaptive Eye Protection System and a tempered DT-Star2 glass adds extra durability. The 2,160Hz high-frequency PWM dimming is also supported on Reno8 T 5G. Compared with the industry-standard 480Hz dimming,
2,160Hz PWM dimming can help reduce eye fatigue caused by low-frequency flickers.

The phone comes with a 67W SUPERVOOCTM Flash Charge, which according to OPPO can charge a 4800mAh battery, up to 100% in just 44 minutes, and a 5-minute charge is enough to enjoy 5.59 hours of phone calls or 3.56 hours of videos. It has also adopted OPPO’s exclusive Battery Health Engine, which intelligently controls the charging current and voltage through real-time monitoring, to ensure the battery servers customers for an extended time.

On matters performance, the phone comes with a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 695 5G chipset that provides efficient 5G performance.
The Reno8 T 5G is equipped with 8GB RAM, 256GB storage, and supports up to 1TB SD card expansion. Up to 8GB of additional
virtual RAM can also be added using OPPO’s RAM Expansion function. The all-round smoothness of the Reno8 T 5G is further complemented by OPPO’s self-developed Dynamic Computing Engine, which ensures a longer stable user experience under heavy computing loads. On a Reno8 T 5G with 8GB RAM, up to 20+ apps can be kept running in the background at one time. This long-term fluency has passed the 48-Month Fluency Protection Test in the OPPO Lab. The device also features OPPO’s self-developed Dynamic Computing Engine, which delivers a longer stable user experience under heavy smartphone users.

Fredrique Achieng PR Manager, OPPO Kenya,  “At OPPO, we never stop in our mission to create better products and services for our users. The all new OPPO Reno8 T continues to show our investment in capturing the benefits technology for our consumers. With OPPO’s first 108MP camera and a premium 120Hz 3D curved screen, we are excited to see how consumers will enjoy and interact with the device. To encourage users to interact more with the brand and the new Reno8 T we have launched #LevelUpwithReno8T dance challenge on our social media platforms. The challenge will see the top three contestants walk away with Ksh100, 000 for the winner, Ksh50, 000 for the 1st runners-up and Ksh30, 000 for the 2nd runners-up. OPPO fans can check our official social media pages to find out how one can participate.”

Aside from the Reno8 T 5G , OPPO also launched the Reon8 T, which comes with amazing functionalities such as 100MP
Portrait Camera, Fiberglass-Leather Design, 33W SUPERVOOC fast charging technology and a big 5000mAh battery. OPPO Reno8 T
comes with 8GB RAM and 256 GB ROM expandable. Reno8 T is powered by the latest edition of ColorOS 13, which brings users even
more smart features in a concise, convenient, and secured Android experience. The Reno8 T will also feature smart Always on
Display functionality while using Spotify, Autopixalate functionality and an updated Orbit Light around the camera for notifications
that can be personalized with your own choice of color.

The OPPO Reno8 T series is available in two colors that is the Sunrise Gold and Midnight Black. It is available on pre-orders will start from February 17th to 28th , 2023 and can be found in  Kilimall and across all OPPO stores in Kenya.  For each pre-order, customers will get an amazing gift.

The Reno8 5G is retailing at Ksh. 49,999 while the Reno8 T is priced at 37,999. OPPO has also introduced OPPO Enco Buds2, offering you a strong bass in a small size priced at Ksh. 2,999.

Oppo Reno 8T 5G unboxing and first impressions