OPPO F1s Takes Off Over the Weekend
Oppo F1s have just launched very recently with Nora Danish introducing the new Selfie Expert. Just the past weekend as well the F1s Selfie Expert went on a road trip and landed in Penang with Min Chen. She was there entertaining fans and rocking the new Selfie Expert on 20th August, 2016, a Saturday from 2.30p.m to 5.30p.m. in Sunway Carnival Mall, Penang.
Min Chen took a few selfies with the OPPO F1s with the fans that turned out at the roadshow. She was also OPPO’s shop manager in the event introducing and demonstrating the new functions of the OPPO F1s including its Beautify Mode 4.0. That paired with the new 16-megapixel front-facing camera ensuring the photos that you took of yourself look as good as ever.
In that one weekend as well the pre-orders of the F1s went up to 6,000 orders. After that weekend the camera phone went on sale through the weekend in over 4,000 retailers. The Mid Valley show with Ayda Jebat also helped bolstered the promotion of the F1s. Apparently with the two days of roadtrips that the OPPO F1s took, OPPO has garnered over 10,000 units in sales.
OPPO is optimistic about the growth of the camera phone in Malaysia as they have been having success after success in 2016 alone. Currently ranked second largest manufacturer in China in the second quarter of 2016. They shipped out 18 million units of devices in the second quarter alone which was a 124% year-on-year growth. That is actually a big leap in terms of growth. In fact that is the biggest growth globally for a smartphone manufacturer among the largest manufacturers.
The OPPO F1s features a MediaTek MT6750 Octa-core Cortex A53 chips clocked at 1.5GHz paired up with a Mali-T860MP GPU and 3GB of RAM. Internal Storage comes in 32GB and expandable up to 256GB via MicroSD. To keep everything running there is a 3075mAh battery inside that is covered in a 5.5-inch IPS display with 720 x 1,280 pixels and aluminum case out the back. The main feature of the camera phone of course are the cameras. It has a 16-megapixel front-facing camera and 13-megapixel back-facing camera. It retails at all authorised OPPO at an RRP of MYR1,198. Gallery and press release after the break.
OPPO F1s accumulated 6000 pre-orders in a week time, shows Malaysians’ confidence towards Selfie Expert
Kuala Lumpur, Aug18th, 2016 –OPPO’s latest Selfie Expert, OPPO F1s has officially debuted on last Wednesday (on 10th August 2016), and in less than a week time, the companyhas received around 6,000 pre-orders, shows customers’ confidence and passions towards OPPO’s Selfie Expert.It is rather an impressive achievement for the company to reach such high volume of pre-order numberwith only online pre-order, anda total ofonly 600(please refer to attachment on below for the list of 600 selected points-of-sale),out of more than 4,000 points-of-sale that are available for the pre-order service.
On top of the first sale roadshow this weekend in both MidvalleyMega Mall in Kuala Lumpur and Sunway Carnival in Penang, OPPO F1s will also be available in the 600 points-of-saleon 20th August 2016. The company is targeting to make available of the F1s to all Malaysian points-of-sale on 22nd August 2016
According to Chen Lu, Brand Manager of OPPO Malaysia, “Based on recent Brand Health research, it is to our great advantage that Malaysian customers viewed OPPO as a steady brand with good photography features, especially with high Selfie camera specifications and advanced selfie features. With F1s, we are fulfilling the market needs, especially for customerswith abudget who are looking for a phonethat could provide superb Selfie experience with smooth, snappy and long-lasting performance and sleek, and eye-catching design.
“OPPO understands the market needs for this particular range of models. By understanding our users better, we are able to provide a good product that could help users in their daily life with the help of experts in our imaging laboratory, as well as our close partnerships with industry-leading suppliers, we want to ensure that our camera phones are always a step ahead of the competition,” Chen Lu explained.
Since the beginning of the smartphone era, OPPO has strived to bring users the high-performingfront cameras that they demand. It was an improvement over the other offerings at the time, but what OPPO really wanted was for its front cameras to be able to capture images as crisp, clear and stunning as their counterparts in back.From its breakthrough built-in beautify mode, to its high-resolution cameras, OPPO has spared no effort in becoming the world’s Selfie Expert. Now, with the arrival of the new F1s and its brilliant Beautify 4.0-equipped 16MP front camera, OPPO has done it again.
The OPPO F1s is a perfect selfie camera phone for the users. The OPPO F1s is selling at the price of RM 1,198 and the first sale roadshow of OPPO F1s will start to take place in Midvalley, Kuala Lumpur and Sunway Carnival Mall, Penang on 20th August 2016 and 21st August 2016.
Famous Artist Min Chen celebrates OPPO F1s’ First Sale Roadshow with Penang folks
Penang, Aug 20th, 2016 – Popular female artist Min Chen joined OPPO on its Selfie Expert F1s first sale roadshow in Sunway Carnival Mall, Penang. Min Chen’s appearance in Penang, one of the world’s most renowned top 10 Selfie Cities has attracted many fans, boosting the sales for F1s.
Since 10th August 2016, the launch of the Selfie Expert phone, OPPO F1s has accumulated more than 6,000 units less than a week time. The OPPO F1s Celebrities Squad (consists of Nora Danish, Ayda Jebat, Min Chen and JC Chee) has helped attracting many fans to pre-order the F1s, on top of the striking selling points of the phone itself.
As one of OPPO’s Selfie Icon, Min Chen attended OPPO’s Penang roadshow to meet and greet with OPPO fans, and further to act as ‘OPPO’s Shop Manager’ to introduce and demonstrated many great front camera functions and Beautify Mode 4.0 that come in useful for her daily life. Besides, Min Chen’s performance on her new song attracted the many crowds.
“I feel honoured to represent OPPO F1s as Selfie Icon in Malaysia. With F1s, I can take selfie anytime and anywhere, I can even take a clear and beautiful selfie in a low lighting situation with the help of ‘Screen Flash’ function,” said Min Chen.
She recommended OPPO F1s to those who love to take selfie because with F1s’ 16MP front-facing camera, it is not only a very powerful device to take a beautiful selfie, it is also a hassle free user experience with the ready built Beautify 4.0 that allows users to easily selects the Beautifying functions. Now selfie lovers can always ensure that their photos are looking naturally beautiful and clear.
“Min Chen has close to 1 million followers on social media platform (Instagram and Facebook). Her youthful and energetic qualities is a nice fit with our brand personalities and this is why OPPO has invited her to be on board as one of our Selfie Icon,” said Chen Lu, Brand Manager of OPPO Malaysia.
“OPPO F1s is performing very well with its pre-order so I am very confident in terms of its actual sales starting from today. I believe users feel confidence with our camera phone. Besides Kuala Lumpur, the reason why we focus on Penang for our first sales roadshow is because of Penang ranked as top 10 Selfie Cities in the world by Time Online. We would like to introduce our F1s Selfie Expert to more users who like to selfie and take photo in Penang. The OPPO F1s Selfie Expert is thoughtfully designed to ensure users to have the best perfect selfie experience ever,” Chen Lu explained.
Carrying the name of Selfie Expert with 16MP front-facing camera, OPPO F1s was being officially launched on 10th August 2016 to bring superb selfie camera experience to more selfie lovers. The camera includes other selfie-centric features and functions such as Beautify 4.0, Various Filters, Palm Shutter, Voice Shutter and more. The company’s latest selfie-centric F1s is selling at the price of RM 1,198, available on
OPPO F1s Gained over Ten Thousand Selfie Users over the weekend
Kuala Lumpur, Aug 22nd, 2016 – The long-awaited OPPO F1s finally hit the market 2 days ago and the response was overwhelmed! Even though there are only 600 points-of-sale that is available with F1s the past two days, it doesn’t stop over ten thousands loyal customers from visiting and purchasing the company’s latest Selfie Expert, it looks like the F1s is well on its way to becoming another hot-selling product like its predecessor. Available nationwide in over 4,000 points-of-sale starting today, the Selfie Expert F1s is out to grab the hearts of all selfie lovers.
To welcome the arrival of F1s, two major roadshows were being held. Fans’ favourite, Ayda Jebat joined the roadshow at Mid Valley Mega Mall on 21st August 2016 to root for the company’s latest Selfie Expert, OPPO F1s. As the F1s’ Selfie Icon, Ayda Jebat shared to her fans on how OPPO’s expertise in selfie, especially with the latest F1s has hugely enhanced her selfie in daily life and further demonstrate some useful selfie taking tips such as “Palm Shutter”.
On the other hand, the freshly recruited Selfie Icon, Min Chen, participated in F1s’ roadshow at Penang’s Sunway Carnival Mall and attracted an equally impressive crowd as Ayda Jebat. Similarly, the famous Malaysian artist also introduced to the fans on her syle and ways of utilising the advantages of F1s in taking Selfie. To name a few, F1s’ Beautify 4.0 mode where users can select the mode of beautifucation (from level 1 to 7) and adjusting the tone from Rosy to Fair is the top of her list.
“The F1s has had an amazing first two day. We’re grateful to the consumers for choosing it. It’s their support that drives our relentless commitment to product quality and innovation, and we’ll continue striving to give them the best user experience,” William Fang, the Chief Executive Officer of OPPO Malaysia commented on the rising performance of OPPO F1s.
“We aware of the consumers’ need and the importance of outstanding user experience. Therefore, the OPPO Selfie Expert can give confidence to the users and this is why they continue to support us and we continue to grow faster,” he added.
Featuring a 16 MP front camera and 13 MP rear camera, both equipped with Beautify 4.0, as well as lightning-fast touch access, fingerprint-activated app launch, a large 3075mAh battery, 3GB RAM, 32GB ROM and a triple-slot card tray, the star performer F1s is sure to continue to wow consumers.
2016 is a good year for OPPO Malaysia and all other 20 international business market. Continuing in its healthy and steady growth, OPPO has just been ranked the second smartphone vendors of the second quarter in China, according to the IDC’s Asia/Pacific Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker. With 18 million Units of devices being shipped in the second quarter of 2016, OPPO’s year-over-year growth has been expended to 124.0%, being the strongest among the top five.