Oppo has cut the price of the Oppo A16k 64GB variant in Nepal again. The company first cut its price in June 2022, before the launch of the base 32GB variant.
Now, the Oppo A16k price in Nepal is Rs. 17,490 for the 4GB + 64GB variant (Rs. 500 less than before), whereas the base 3/32GB variant remains the same at Rs. 15,990. The device is available at Oppo-authorized stores across Nepal.
When the Oppo A16k debuted in Nepal in April 2022, only the 4GB RAM variant with 64GB storage was available. Then in June, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer launched the 3/32GB variant in the country.
Initially, the 4GB variant was priced at Rs. 19,990, but in early June, the company dropped the price by Rs. 2,000 — and now again by Rs. 500.
The Oppo A16k is very similar to the Oppo A16 that was launched last year but with a few downgrades. In this article, we will go through the specs and features of the Oppo A16k and its availability in Nepal.
Oppo A16 Specifications
- Body: 164.0 x 75.4 x 7.85 mm, 175 g
- SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Display: 6.52 inches IPS LCD, HD+, 720 x 1600 pixels, 60 Hz, 480 nits (typ), 1500:1, Corning Glass 3
- Chipset: MediaTek Helio G35 (12 nm)
- CPU: Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)
- GPU: PowerVR GE8320
- Memory: 32GB 3GB RAM, 64GB 4GB RAM, eMMC 5.1
- OS: Android 11, ColorOS 11.1
- Rear Camera: 13MP, f/2.2, (primary)
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- Front Camera: 5MP, f/2.4, (wide)
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- Battery: Non-removable Li-Po 4230mAh battery
- USB: microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
- Misc: Accelerometer, proximity, compass
- Colors: Midnight Black | Blue
Oppo A16k Price in Nepal: Rs. 15,990 (3/32GB) | Rs.
19,990 17,990 17,490 (4/64GB)
Oppo A16k Overview
The Oppo A16k is available in Midnight Black and Blue color and has a plastic back with a matte finish. It has a square camera island made to look like a dual-camera setup.
Oppo claims the device is IPX4 rated for protection against water splashes. The device is 7.85mm thick and weighs 175g, which is fairly thin and light. The power and volume buttons are located on the right side.
Unlike the Oppo A16, the A16k features a micro-USB port instead of the USB-C, which is located on the bottom along with a speaker, a mic, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sadly, it lacks a fingerprint sensor.
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It sports a 6.52-inch HD+ (720 x 1600 px) IPS LCD display. It has a typical brightness of 480 nits. The display has a waterdrop notch and a large chin.
A MediaTek Helio G35 chipset powers the Oppo A16k, which has an octa-core Arm Cortex-A53 CPU cores (4x 2.3GHz & 4x 1.8GHz) and a PowerVR GE8320 GPU.
The chipset is paired with 3/4GB RAM and 32/64GB storage.
Unlike the Oppo A16, which has a triple-camera setup on the back, the Oppo A16k has a single 13MP rear camera.
On the front, it has a 5MP selfie camera. The A16 had an 8MP front camera. The phone can shoot 1080p video at 30fps.
Battery and Others
Fueling the phone is a 4230mAh battery. There is no official support for fast charging.
In terms of software, It boots on ColorOS 11.1 based on Android 11.
Oppo A16k Price in Nepal and Availability
The Oppo A16k price in Nepal is Rs. 15,990 for the 3GB + 32GB variant and Rs. 17,490 for the 4GB + 64GB variant. Oppo A16k is available for purchase at Oppo-authorized stores across Nepal.
Initially, the 4GB variant was priced at Rs. 19,990, but in early June, the company first dropped the price by Rs. 2,000. Again in October, Oppo cut the price by Rs. 500.
|Oppo Mobile||Variant||Price in Nepal|
|Oppo A16k||3/32GB||Rs. 15990|
|Oppo A16k||4/64GB||Rs. 17490|
The Oppo A16k is a toned-down version of the Oppo A16. The A16k drops the macro and depth cameras and the fingerprint sensor. And has a micro-USB port instead of USB-C and a smaller battery.
What do you think of the Oppo A16k? Let us know in the comments!
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