Oppo launched a trio of smartphones in the Oppo Reno 2 series back in August. Barely two months have passed since their debut, and Oppo has already slashed the price of two phones in the Reno 2 series. The Oppo Reno 2F has received a price cut worth Rs. 2,000 and is now listed at its reduced price on Amazon. The other Reno 2 series phone to have received a price cut is the Oppo Reno 2Z, whose asking price has also been slashed by Rs. 2,000 as well and it is now up for grabs at a reduced price of Rs. 27,990.
The price reduction for the Oppo Reno 2Z and Oppo Reno 2F in India was first spotted by Manish Khatri of Mumbai-based retailer Mahesh Telecom, who also mentioned that the price cut will be effective starting today. Oppo later officially confirmed the price cut via a tweet. We have checked on Amazon and can confirm that the Oppo Reno 2Z and the Reno 2F are now available at their reduced price points. Flipkart, the other official online retail platform for the smartphone, is not reflecting the price cut yet.
To recall, the Oppo Reno 2F and Reno 2Z were launched in India back in August, alongside the Oppo Reno 2. The Oppo Reno 2F hit the shelves priced at Rs. 25,990, while the Oppo Reno 2Z was priced at Rs. 29,990 for its sole variant. Following the price cut, the Oppo Reno 2Z in now available at Rs. 27,990, while the Oppo Reno 2F is currently going for Rs. 23,990. As we mentioned, the price cut is yet to reflect on Flipkart.
In a press statement, Oppo also announced some offers on the two smartphones. The Oppo Reno 2F and Reno 2Z will be available with zero downpayment from Bajaj Finserv; EMI options from IDFC First Bank, Home Credit, or HDB Financial Services; 10 percent cashback offer on HDB consumer loans; 10 percent additional exchange value from Instacash, and 5 percent cashback on HDFC credit/ debit cards. There is also a 100 percent additional data offer on Rs. 198 and Rs. 299 plans from Jio, as well as double data and unlimited calling on the Airtel Rs. 249 recharge. A month-long offer is also available via Oppo Service Centers from November 9 to December 9, giving buyers a free screen guard and back cover.
Oppo Reno 2F packs a 6.53-inch full-HD+ (1080x2340 pixels) AMOLED display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio, and is powered by the octa-core MediaTek Helio P70 (MT6771V) processor paired with 8GB of RAM. The phone's camera setup includes a 48-megapixel primary camera, assisted by an 8-megapixel secondary sensor with an f/2.2 lens, and a couple of 2-megapixel sensors with f/2.4 lenses. There is a 16-megapixel pop-up front camera for selfies, while a 4,000mAh battery that supports VOOC 3.0 Flash Charge technology keeps the lights on.
The Oppo Reno 2Z features a 6.53-inch full-HD+ (1,080 x 2,340 pixels) AMOLED display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio, and draws power from the MediaTek Helio P90 SoC ticking alongside 8GB of RAM. It comes equipped with a 48-megapixel primary camera, assisted by an 8-megapixel wide-angle snapper, a 2-megapixel monochrome sensor, and a 2-megapixel portrait lens, while selfies are handled by a 16-megapixel pop-up selfie camera. It packs a 4,000mAh battery that supports VOOC 3.0 Flash Charge tech.