OPPO Reno 2F and Reno 2Z were both launched at an event in India with Android Pie, QUAD rear camera, 48MP camera lens, VOOC 3.0 fast charging tech and pop-up selfie camera lens.
However, the both OPPO model arrives with impressive specifications and features. They were launched alongside with the OPPO RENO 2 and it still stands as the top-end among the trio.
The OPPO Reno 10x Zoom Edition still remains the premium in the RENO series with its Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus SoC processor. Lets take a quick look at their specs:
OPPO Reno 2Z / 2F Specs
*. Display: 6.53-inch (2340 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 19:5:9 aspect ratio AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection
*. Dimensions: 162 x 76 x 9mm
*. Weight: 195g
– RENO 2Z: Octa Core MediaTek Helio P90 12nm processor with IMG PowerVR GM 9446 GPU
– RENO 2F: Octa Core MediaTek Helio P70 12nm processor with 900MHz ARM Mali-G72 MP3 GPU
*. RAM: 8GB LPDDR4X RAM
– RENO 2F: 128GB storage
– RENO 2Z: 256GB storage
*. OS: Android 9.0 (Pie) with ColorOS 6.1
*. SIM: Dual SIM
– Back cameras: 48-megapixel main camera, an 8-megapixel wide-angle camera, a 2-megapixel monochrome lens, and a 2-megapixel portrait lens for depth information
– Front camera: 16MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
*. Fingerprint sensor: YES (in-display)
*. Network and connectivity: 3.5 mm audio jack, Dolby Atmos, Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS/GLONASS, USB Type-C
*. Battery: 4000mAh battery with VOOC 3.0 fast charging
Design and Display
Well, being the lower-end in the RENO 2 lineup, the both phones arrives with almost the same specs and features. But you can notice some slight changes in the processors, GPU, storage model, and camera lens.
In a quick review, they sports a 6.53-inch 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 19:5:9 aspect ratio AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection and in-display fingerprint sensor.
Notch-less Smartphone are a thing, that’s why the RENO 2F and Reno 2Z arrives with a pop-up selfie shooter. Although, others in the series packs that awkward shark fin elevating mechanism.
Anyways, the new devices comes in Luminous Black, Polar Light shades, Lake Green, and Sky White colors options, with its stunning 3D curved glass back and light-inspired gradient finish.
Cameras and Connectivity
Coming down to the optics, the both phones comes with the same camera lens, at the front and back. The main difference are the companies that provides the 48MP camera lens.
They both comes with a QUAD rear camera setup, which consists of the main 48-megapixels rear camera with LED flash, 1/2.25″ whereby the RENO 2Z comes with Sony IMX586, and the RENO 2F with Samsung ISOCELL GM1 sensor, both supporting 0.8um pixel size, f/1.7 aperture, PDAF, CAF.
Others includes 8-megapixel wide-angle camera, a 2-megapixel monochrome lens, and a 2-megapixel portrait lens for depth information.
While the pop-up selfie hosts a 16-megapixels front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture. It supports AI Beauty, Ultra Night Mode 2.0 mode, and Ambient Light mode etc.
It comes with Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth v5, Dual SIM, GPS/GLONASS, and support USB Type-C charging. Thankfully, it still comes with 3.5 mm audio jack, and Dolby Atmos.
Performance and Battery
The RENO 2Z is powered by an Octa Core MediaTek Helio P90 12nm processor (Dual 2.2GHz Cortex-A75 + Hexa 2GHz Cortex-A75 CPUs) with IMG PowerVR GM 9446 GPU.
While the RENO 2F with an Octa Core MediaTek Helio P70 12nm processor (Quad 2.1GHz Cortex A73 + Quad 2GHz Cortex A53 CPUs) and 900MHz ARM Mali-G72 MP3 GPU.
Both phones arrives with an 8GB LPDDR4X RAM, while the RENO 2F comes with 128GB and the RENO 2Z with 256GB internal storage. They runs on Android 9.0 (Pie) with ColorOS 6.1 OS.
Price of OPPO Reno 2F and Reno 2Z
RENO 2F and RENO 2Z mare powered by a 4000mAh battery capacity with VOOC 3.0 fast charging tech. The Reno 2Z costs Rs. 29,990, which is around $415 and you can start purchasing the device from next month.
If you are interested, you can pre-order the RENO 2Z right now, while the RENO 2F pricing is yet to be known but the 2F will be available in November.