The Oppo R7 Plus smartphone went up for pre-order back in September in the US and Europe. That original version of the R7 Plus was a decent enough smartphone and if you want to know more about it, check out our review of the R7 Plus from the launch. Oppo has now launched an updated version of the R7 Plus with improved specs.
Whereas the original R7 Plus had 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage, the new Plus version of the smartphone has 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. The other specs are carried over with a 6-inch 1080×1920 resolution display and Color OS 2.1.
That operating system is based on Android 5.1. The processor under the hood is an octa-core Snapdragon 615 processor with an Adreno 405 GPU. The chassis is metal and the smartphone has a fingerprint reader on the back of the screen.
A version of the new hopped up edition of the R7 is also available that works with China Unicom and it uses a MediaTek MT6795 octa-core SoC. The rear camera is a 13MP unit with dual LED flash and laser auto focus and a Sony IMX214 sensor. The front camera is an 8MP unit and power is from a 4100 mAh internal battery. The smartphone will sell for 2999 Yuan, which is about $483 and is available for pre-order on the Oppo website in China with shipping later this month.