Looking for the best Smartphone for Selfies? Experience the 16MP front camera of OPPO F1 Plus

Sarah Geronimo OPPO F1 Plus

Experience the 16MP front camera of OPPO F1 Plus, pre-order available nationwide

Looking for the best Smartphone for Selfies that you can use on your future trips? Admit it, your travel experience will not be complete without taking a selfie at your favorite travel spot. Worry no more, with the new camera of OPPO F1 Plus – you will definitely enjoy the ‘bigger, better Selfie Expert’ features of this newest Smartphone in the market.

OPPO F1 Plus
OPPO F1 Plus

By way of the OPPO’s newly launched camera phone – F1 Plus is now the most advanced version of the camera-centric F series. This camera phone has a 16-megapixel front camera and dubbed now as the “bigger, better Selfie Expert.”

Great selfies anytime, anywhere

Interestingly, the F1 Plus is equipped with a 16-megapixel front Hi-Light Camera that can clearly capture bright and vibrant pictures in any lighting situation.

OPPO F1 Plus Gold
OPPO F1 Plus Gold

What’s great about F1 Plus’ Hi-light camera is four times more sensitive than regular cameras since it do extremely well in back-lit, low-light, and night-time photography. In addition to that, the camera offers twice the vibrant range of cameras without the Hi-light technology and captures images with four times less noise.

According to Marton Barcza – OPPO’s product expert,  “Selfies will always turn out bright and clear no matter the time of the day because of the F1 Plus’ unique sensor technology and wide f/2.0 aperture lens,”

“The F1 Plus also has the highest front camera resolution on the market,” he added.

Sarah Geronimo OPPO F1 Plus
Sarah Geronimo OPPO F1 Plus

Yes, you heard it right! Because this OPPO F1 Plus has a great feature – custom-built Hi-light camera that is capable of taking vivid photos in different lighting situations.

Not just that, the camera phone is equipped with the new Beautify 4.0 and Selfie Panorama features and front-facing Screen Flash. Since it has a custom-built sensor that is capable of arranging pixels in an exclusive pattern, it can generate clear and vivid images that are prominently colorful.

Sarah Geronimo, OPPO Philippines’ brand ambassador, said all these camera features allow users to “get the perfect shot on the first snap, anywhere and anytime.”

As said by Ms. Sarah Geronimo – OPPO Philippines’ brand ambassador, that all of the features of the camera will allow the consumers to “get the perfect shot on the first snap, anywhere and anytime.”

To be more specific, OPPO has similarly improved its en suite selfie beautification app by means of Beautify 4.0. After six months of testing and doing 150 revisions, Beautify 4.0 is capable of enhancing the user’s appearance in just a snap.

By improving the user’s best facial features and reducing some its flaws, Beautify 4.0 can now produce natural-looking images. “You’ll never have to take bad selfies again thanks to Beautify 4.0, which serves like your own styling team,” Geronimo said.

By way of the Selfie Panorama feature, it is now capable of taking extra-wide 120-degree shots since the F1 Plus effortlessly combines three images to make sure that everyone in the team is in the photo.

OPPO F1 Plus Selfie Expert
OPPO F1 Plus Selfie Expert

Also, Geronimo said that “I’m sure everyone will look good in every ‘groupie’ because of the F1 Plus’ easy-to-use Selfie Panorama.”

Well-off and easy to handle

F1 Plus has also a stylish frame – 5.5” AMOLED display plus 4th Generation Gorilla Glass. Nevertheless, its ultrathin 1.66-mm bezels make it to look like a much smaller 5.2” camera phone.

Geronimo pointed out that, “It doesn’t only take great selfies and groupies, it’s a fashion statement, too.”

Barcza also mentioned that “When we designed the F1 Plus, we wanted to create a light, thin, and comfortable device, so our O-Fans can effortlessly carry the smartphone and take photos anywhere they want.”

“The frame went through 68 polishing processes before we finally attained what we believe is the perfect grip for a smartphone,” he added.

Also, he stated that “With its non-slippery metal surface, users won’t worry about this phone slipping from their hands.”

The F1 Plus’ Comfort Grip ensures safety on user’s hand.

Fast, handy, safe

Point in case you’re thinking that F1 Plus is only for taking selfies, you’re wrong. F1 Plus is equipped with 4GB RAM and octa-core processor. With that, this smartphone is very promising for a faster and smoother gaming experience, internet surfing or even utilizing big data applications.

The smartphone is fit for people on the go, with a VOOC Flash Charge feature that requires only 30 minutes of charging for its battery to reach 75 percent capacity. The battery also can last up to 14 hours and 5 minutes of constant use.

Are you always on the go? F1 Plus has a VOOC Flash Charge feature that only requires 30-minute charging in order for the battery to reach 75% power. Moreover, the battery can last up to 14 hrs and 5 mins. upon continuous usage.

Barcza said that “‘Charge for five minutes, talk for two hours’ became an iconic slogan for OPPO in China last year. It convinced more than 18 million users so far to say goodbye to dead batteries.”

“The F1 Plus is set to bring the convenience and safety of VOOC to even more users around the world,” he added.

Aside from that, this new device is the first to feature the all-new ColorOS 3.0. With this software, it can provide a fair, clear and refreshing new appearance, with an improved effectiveness and speed.

With this updated ColorOS 3.0, it will now provide a neat look and a much faster system operation.

Testing the front camera of OPPO F1 Plus
Testing the front camera of OPPO F1 Plus

Comparing it to the ColorOS 2.1, the overall system speed is now 25% much faster having a 35% increased in home screen loading speed and a 41% increased on app installation speed.

More than that, you can save time with the F1 Plus’ Touch Access feature – capable of unlocking the device much easier and faster. It’s OPPO’s first smartphone to utilize front-facing fingerprint recognition.

Front-facing fingerprint recognition

The phone’s advanced ceramic material recognizes its owner’s fingerprint and unlocks the phone in just 0.2 seconds, one of the fastest in the industry.

The phone is built with advanced ceramic material which recognizes its user’s fingerprint and capable of unlocking the device in just 0.2 seconds, considered as one of the fastest in the industry.

Barcza finally stated that “The F1 Plus not only captures moments in greater color resolution and detail than ever before, it also brings a smooth and enjoyable user experience.”

OPPO F1 Plus Price in the Philippines
OPPO F1 Plus Price in the Philippines

How much is OPPO F1 Plus in the Philippines?

Of course, it may come into your mind how much would be the cost of this new device. F1 Plus retails for P21,990 and is available for pre-order from April 16-29, 2016. For just only P1,000 downpayment, you can get the OPPO selfie stick for free together with the camera phone upon your pick starting on April 30, 2016.

For list of stores, distributors and other updates, you can visit OPPO Philippines FB page here.

Written by Melo Villareal

Melo Villareal is the Online Publisher of He is an Accountant by profession who left the corporate world at the age of 23 to explore his beautiful country and the rest of the world. Today, Melo works as a part-time Social Media Manager for local and international clients. His full-time work focuses on discovering interesting culture, explore different cuisines and take memorable photos from local and international destinations he's visiting.

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