Oppo F1 Local Pricing Revealed Ahead Of Launch! Priced At 11999 Pesos!

Previously, we reported that Oppo Philippines is already prepping for the launch of the new "F1 series". That's why it came to our surprise when we saw a dummy unit of the said handset with their sales people revealing the pricing of this handset ahead of launch.
Oppo F1 spotted in PH stores
Oppo F1 spotted in PH stores

To read our review: Oppo F1 Review: Picture Perfect!

The Oppo F1 is a 5 inch handset with HD IPS resolution and 2.5D curved glass with Gorilla Glass 4 protection. This device also rocks the newer and more powerful 64 Bit Snapdragon 616 octa core processor clocked at 1.7 GHz, has 3 GB of RAM and 2,500 mAh of battery capacity.
Oppo F1 2.5D screen
The Oppo F1 dummy unit

Targeting the camera lovers, the Oppo F1 is poised to deliver a new gen type of mobile photography experience. It boast a 13 MP f/2.2 sensor with phase detection autofocus and LED flash at the back and 8 MP f/2.0 w/ 1/4" sensor size in front.

The camera experience of this phone is touted to go beyond the megapixel numbers as it has a specialized camera software with Beautify 3.0 interface. It also goes with 8 live color filters and a function where-in you can use the screen as your flash in taking selfies in low light conditions.

Oppo F1 Specs

Display: 5 Inch HD IPS LCD 1280 x 720 resolution w/ 2.5D curved glass and Gorilla Glass 4 protection at 294 ppi
CPU: 1.7 GHz 64 Bit Snapdragon 616 octa core processor
GPU: Adreno 405
ROM: 16 GB expandable via micro SD card up to 128 GB
Back Camera: 13 MP f/2.2 w/ PDAF and LED flash
Selfie Camera: 8 MP f/2.0 w/ 1/4 inch sensor size
Battery: 2,500 mAh
OS: Android 5.1 Lollipop w/ Color OS 2.1
Connectivity: WiFi, 3G, Bluetooth, LTE, GPS, A-GPS, Dual SIM
Dimensions: 143.5 x 71 x 7.25 mm
Weight: 134 g
Price: 11,990 Pesos

Crazy local pricing!

According to the Oppo sales people that we were able to interview earlier, the F1 is priced surprisingly low at just 11,999 Pesos only! That makes it at least 1.7K Pesos cheaper against its international SRP.

The Oppo F1 series will be revealed officially this February 17, 2016 and we'll be there to cover its launch. We're also speculating that we'll see the F1 Plus there.

Watch out for our full report soon.

What do you think guys?