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OPPO Reno Z (MTK Helio P90) Priced 2499 Yuan ($362) Releases

Today, out of nowhere, OPPO releases the new successor of its Reno flagship known as OPPO Reno Z. What’s best is that the flagship has a frame width narrowed to 1.47mm, the screen-to-body ratio accounting a surprising 92.0%. OPPO Reno Z (MTK Helio P90) covers the upper mid-tier with a price of 2499 Yuan ($362), and will officially start selling on June 6 in China.

OPPO Reno Z (MTK Helio P90) Front screen

Interestingly, OPPO Reno Z was released two days back in Europe with a Snapdragon 710. However, this one which debuts in China features MediaTek Helio P90 SoC.

OPPO Reno Z (MTK Helio P90) – Design, Specs, Colors

The OPPO Reno Z features the trending waterdrop notch design. The chassis molds from glass and metal and there’s a 3D curve added at the left and right sides on the rear. On the front resides the 6.4-inch Full-HD+ full-screen with a 1.47mm frame width for better visual and a screen ratio of 92.0%.

Reno Z offers four color options including Coral Orange, Bead White, Star Violet, and Night Black. Three different layers of each color combination with the AG process’s condensation layer, allowing the light to produce different angles and depths of refraction according to the texture.

OPPO Reno Z (MTK Helio P90)

Concerning the specs, the heart of the phone is MediaTek’s best performance/energy SoC based on the 12nm process which is Helio P90. The SoC is combined with 6GB/8GB RAM and 256GB/128GB ROM, respectively. Reno Z is powered by 4035mAh battery. VOOC 3.0 fast charge, multi-function NFC, Dolby panoramic sound and HDR10 are features included in the flagship. Thankfully, in the connectivity section, it uses the Type-C USB port and retains the traditional 3.5mm audio jack as well.

Moving to the camera we have the dual-camera setup comprising of a 48MP Sony IMX586 (f/1.7) as the primary sensor, and a 5MP secondary depth sensor. It comes with ultra-clear night scene 2.0, four-in-one pixel, composite multi-frame noise reduction, and other technologies. Reportedly, the rear panel features an O-Dot ceramic paint for protecting the camera glass on the sensors when the device is laid flat on a surface.

Type-C Port of Reno MTK version

Meanwhile, the waterdrop notch on the display houses a 32MP selfie shooter with pre-RAW HDR, skin color correction, beauty treatment. In addition, the front and rear cameras support five portrait styles at the same time.

camera app of reno z

Price & Availability

The pricing and variants of Reno Z (MTK Helio P90) are totally different from the Snapdragon 710 version. It comes in three variants:

  • 6GB + 256GB priced at 2499 Yuan ($362) in coral orange, pearl white, star purple and night black
  • 8GB + 128GB priced also priced at 2499 Yuan ($362) in star purple and black night color
  • 6GB + 256GB Snapdragon 710 version priced at 3299 Yuan  ($447) in coral orange only

Indeed, rare specs and price combination, isn’t it? Like said in the start, the sale will start from June 6 in China.

Source (in Chinese), Via