Oppo Reno 7 – Overview, Full Specifications, & Price in Nigeria

Learn about the Oppo Reno 7 price in Nigeria here – The Oppo Reno 7 smartphone was announced in Nigeria in May 2022. And today, we’ll be doing a quick overview of the phone by talking about the specs, features, and most importantly, its price in Nigeria.

So, you’re ready?

Sure, then let’s begin. #enjoy.

Oppo Reno 7 price in Nigeria
Image credits: GSMArena.

Oppo Reno 7 price in Nigeria

The Oppo Reno 7 price in Nigeria currently is ₦219,900, this gives you 8GB of RAM, and 256GB of internal storage capacity. It can be gotten from any of the official Oppo retail stores across the country such as Slot NG, Pointek, Jumia, and 3C HUB.

Oppo Reno 7Price in NigeriaWhere to buy
8GB RAM + 256GB₦219,900N/A

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So, now that we’ve seen the official retailing price of the Oppo Reno 7 phone in Nigeria, let’s try to find out what you stand to get on the phone at such a price.

Shall we?

Overview

Okay, for starters, the Oppo Reno 7 is supposed to be an upgrade to the Reno 6 that was announced last year, right?

Well, sorry to disappoint you, but the Reno 7 is, unfortunately, more of a downgrade than an upgrade from the phone it’s succeeding.

First thing first, the processor has been downgraded all the way from Snapdragon 720G on the Reno 6 to Snapdragon 680 on the newer model.

Again, the 8MP ultrawide camera on the Reno 6 is completely absent on the newer model, and as if that isn’t enough downgrades on the camera side already, the 44MP front-facing camera on the old model has now been replaced by a 32MP sensor, and to even make matters worse, the 4K @ 30fps (frames per seconds) video recording abilities of the Reno 6 has been strip off the Reno 7, and now, you can only record videos at a maximum resolution of 1080p at the same 30fps.

Tragic, isn’t it?

And moving further, in terms of charging, you also get a downgrade as the Reno 7 charges at a maximum speed of 33W, whereas the Reno 6 can do up to 50W. But as compensation for the slightly downgraded charging speed, you now get a slightly larger capacity battery, coming in at 4500 mAh on the new phone, compared to 4310 mAh on the old model.

But downgrades aside, other specs that have been kept the same include the 6.43 inches Full HD+ AMOLED display, still ticking the clock at a 90Hz screen refresh rate even when most mid-range phones in the same price range are already making the jump to 120Hz.

Also, read: The best Oppo phones with 90 & 120Hz high screen refresh rates you can find today.

One thing has been upgraded though, and it’s the fact that you now get Android 12 with Oppo’s ColorOS 12.1 out of the box as opposed to Android 11 that we got on the Reno 6 last year.

Oppo Reno 7 price in Nigeria

But two unique things or features that the Oppo Reno 7 has going for it are, first, the Sunset Orange color variant that comes with a leather finishing on the back, and this looks nothing like you’ve seen before on other midrange phones, and it definitely gives them a run for the money with their plastic builds.

The second one is on the camera module as one of the sensors there, apparently, the 2MP microscope camera has a ring light around it which looks stylish when in function.

Oppo Reno 7 price in Nigeria

It can be used as a form of notification LED, as a charging animation LED, and for the most practical use case of all, as a source of light when taking very up-close macro shots, just like the one shown in this video posted by Eric Okafor on his YouTube channel.

Image credits: Eric Okafor.

So, putting all these together, it’s sad to say that the Oppo Reno 7 is simply a downgraded Reno 6 especially in terms of performance & camera, with just an upgraded Android version and a camera ring light on one of the cameras, and a ₦219,900 price tag here in Nigeria.

And that’s basically all that you get on the Oppo Reno 7.

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Oppo Reno 7 full specifications

Brand & ModelOppo Reno 7
AnnouncedMay, 2022
Price₦219,900

DESIGN

Dimensions159.9 x 73.2 x 7.5 mm (6.30 x 2.88 x 0.30 in)
Weight175 g (6.17 oz)
BuildGlass front (Gorilla Glass 5), Leather back (Orange color variant only)
FeaturesIPX4 water resistant
ColorsCosmic Black, Sunset Orange

DISPLAY

Size6.43 inches, 99.8 cm2 (~85.3% screen-to-body ratio)
PanelAMOLED
Resolution1080 x 2400 pixels, (~409 ppi density)
Aspect Ratio20:9
Features90Hz refresh rate
HDR10
430 nits (typical brightness)
800 nits (peek brightness)

CAMERAS

Rear64 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.0", 0.7µm, PDAF
2 MP, f/3.3, (microscope)
2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
FeaturesLED flash
HDR
Panorama
Video Recording[email protected], gyro-EIS
Front32 MP, f/2.4, 24mm (wide), 1/2.74", 0.8µm
FeaturesPanorama, HDR
Video Recording[email protected]

HARDWARE

ProcessorQualcomm SM6225 Snapdragon 680 4G (6 nm)
CPUOcta-core (4x2.4 GHz Kryo 265 Gold & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo 265 Silver)
GPUAdreno 610
RAM & Storage8GB + 128/256GB
UFS 2.2

SOFTWARE

Android VersionAndroid 12
Custom UIColorOS 12.1

BATTERY

SizeLi-Po 4500 mAh, non-removable
ChargingFast charging 33W
Reverse charging
USBUSB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go

NETWORK & CONNECTIVITY

TechnologyGSM / HSPA / LTE
2GGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3GHSDPA 900 / 2100 - Indonesia
4G1, 3, 5, 8, 40 - Indonesia
SpeedHSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
GPSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS
NFCYes (market/region dependent)
Infrared PortNo
RadioNo

MISCELLANEOUS

Bluetooth5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
Fingerprint ReaderYes, under-display (optical)
Face UnlockYes, 2D
IP RatingIPX4 water resistant
SpeakersYes, mono
3.5 mm JackYes
Wireless ChargingNo
Reverse Wireless ChargingNo

And that wraps it up for the Oppo Reno 7 price in Nigeria.

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