It’s the new features that Oppo Reno 2 brings
OPTICXCESS — Known as a high-end smartphone with robust camera performance, Oppo Reno seems to be enhancing the photographic features of Reno before.
Oppo officially introduces the Reno 2 Series to the premium high-end market today (8/10). The Reno 2 and Reno 2 F are the two most recent models of the Oppo Reno 2 Series that are claimed to bring the creativity of its users beyond the various constraints through a variety of features that will enhance the capabilities of its users in conducting photography.
In addition to the composition of four main cameras, Reno 2 is also equipped with 5x Hybrid Zoom which draws the user closer to the subject of the photograph. A powerful feature in capturing dimly-lit light is also not to be missed that Oppo brings to this device, Ultra Dark Mode. This feature is useful for photographing at night very clearly even in the case of almost no light. The new thing is the arrival of Ultra Steady Video feature to record video very stably in any variety of situations.
Oppo is dedicated to pushing mobile photography boundaries. The Reno 2 is equipped with four cameras that provide imaging systems with a wide range of lengths focal lengths (focal length) ranging from 5x Hybrid Zoom, Ultra-Wide Angle lenses, and other features. Three lenses with different focal lengths work together to create a unique 5x Hybrid Zoom effect from ultra-wide-angle to telephoto, while also incorporating image technology to ensure smooth and uninterrupted Zoom transitions.
With this technology, Reno 2 is able to create sharp, high-quality imagery in long distances, such as when presentations that require clearly exposed textual information, or when users want to capture photos while watching Concert. The Ultra-Wide Angle lens feature delivers an impressive 116-degree viewing angle and is capable of producing completely different photo-themed images. The ability to shoot with wide viewing angles can also be used in night and day conditions.
Oppo Reno 2 Camera specifications
The 48MP Oppo Reno 2 ‘s main lens, equipped with Optical Image Stabilization, an aperture of f/1.7, and a 1/2-inch sensor along with Quad Bayer technology make Reno 2 the best performance in low light. Shooting at night is not a problem thanks to the powerful NPU and the Oppo algorithm that has been adjusted. Even if the light level is below 1 lux, the Reno 2 camera technology enhances the photo quality using an optimized AI noise reduction.
Now, the object at night seems clearer thanks to optimization on the built-in NPU, so image processing is also faster. Although the human eye does not function optimally in dark situations, users can now use Reno 2 to capture scenes, such as candlelight dinner moments for example.
The growing number of social media users who record video nowadays, also makes Oppo not forgetting and also maximizing the videography world through Reno 2. The Ultra Steady Video Mode technology developed by OPPO is capable of enhancing video stability, allowing users to stable video recording while running, skiing, skateboarding, biking, and other activities.
This stability is thanks to IMU sensors combined with Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS) and Optical Image Stabilization (OIS). All these features help eliminate blurring and increase the accuracy of your photos. Not only that, but the video footage on Reno 2 also has a frame rate of 60 fps which is capable of enhancing the stability of the image, smoothness and overall image quality.
Reno 2 also comes with an AMOLED display of 6.5 inches in the resolution of 2400×1080 pixels. The screen to body ratio of 93.1%, made of the powerful 6th gen Corning Gorilla Glass. The Reno 2 variant, the Reno 2 F also comes with a 6.5-inch AMOLED display, a 2340×1080 pixel resolution, and a screen-to-body ratio of 91.1%, and is protected by the 5th generation Corning Gorilla Glass.
The latest Sunlight AMOLED Screen in Reno 2 creates an excellent level of brightness when outdoors, extending the screen’s lifespan to 50% and reducing power consumption by 6%. Reno 2 is also equipped with a shark-shaped Pivot Rising Camera, which supports a strong background image capture and also AI Beauty Mode. Meanwhile, the Reno 2 F features a 16MP pop-up front camera with an Atmosphere Light feature. This feature illuminates when the front camera pop-up is active.
In addition to the curved body, the Reno 2 Series is also enriched with three-layer stripping technology that produces a brilliant and multi-toned distinctive look with different shades of color when viewed from a variety of angles. In addition, the rear camera is hidden beneath the back cover and is wrapped up by the powerful 5th generation CorningGorilla Glass.
In the Luminous Black color, the RENO2 Light transmitter section is made with a nano roll-processed texture, resulting in a brilliant effect when viewed from a certain angle. In addition, the use of Ribbon Transfer 2.0 is capable of producing a unique color gradient effect on top of its bright texture.
Hardware and software performance
The Reno 2 Series carries the typical Oppo operating system, the latest version of the Android Pie 9.0-based Color OS 6.1 that is easy to use and enjoyable for its users. This operating system has a new visual appearance, such as a wallpaper theme that is similar to mobile exterior design. The lightweight, elegant gradient color is used to replace the previously used color block design. Reno 2 also features a number of recent gestures to assist with navigation, making the operation of the phone more comfortable when done with one hand.
In addition, the Reno 2 Series offers a complete gaming experience, with optimal features such as Touch Boost 2.0, Frame Boost 2.0 and Game Space. The Touch Boost 2.0 feature helps users avoid difficulties when running games requiring high specs, while Frame Boost 2.0 analyzes mobile performance status and adjusts image speed and stability to provide the best gaming experience. The 2.0 Frame Boost will also allocate resources to reduce power usage and avoid overheating the cell phone engine. Not only that, the Game Space feature organizes game apps collectively to present a distraction-free gaming experience. Overall, this Reno 2 has the best gaming performance certification from TUV Rheinland that has tested the overall Reno 2 gaming performance, both from the screen, battery life, performance, to signal strength.
In addition, Oppo has placed great attention on the video content creation process and strives to provide a more immersive experience through the high-quality display technology of Reno 2, Dolby Atmos and Hi-Res Audio.
Oppo Reno 2 is also equipped with a fast and secure VOOC Flash Charge 3.0 technology. This technology uses the latest VFC algorithm that shortens the last 10% of battery charge time significantly by doubling the charging speed. VOOC Flash Charge 3.0 is capable of extending the battery life of 4,000 mAh on OPPO Reno 2 so that users can use the phone longer than before.
Audio experience with Oppo’s first wireless noise-canceling headphones
Oppo also introduces its latest headphone Neckband product, Oppo Enco Q1 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones. Oppo Enco Q1 Headphones are the first noise-canceling wireless headphones from Oppo. No wonder these headphones are interesting since Oppo has previously been known to be experienced and has years of knowledge in audio technology.
In Oppo Enco Q1, using active noise cancelation technology. The headphones also have a dynamic driver unit with an 11.8 mm diaphragm. In addition to the AAC format, Oppo Enco Q1 also has three immersive 3D audio modes as well as audio tuning developed by a dedicated acoustic team. Using this feature, users can enjoy the best quality music, games, and videos in any condition.
These headphones use a USB-C charging port. Oppo Enco Q1 can also continue to play audio for 15 hours when using the active noise cancelation feature, and 22 hours when the feature is inactive.