Leading smartphone manufacturer OPPO released its Find N3 and Find N3 Flip foldable smartphones today in Singapore.
OPPO Find N3 features two flagship screens that are the sharpest and brightest of any foldable to date. Find N3 Flip brings a series of firsts to its category: the first flagship triple-camera flip phone and the first to feature a telephoto lens.
Find N3 is the first model in the Find N series to be launched overseas. In the previous generation, only the Find N2 Flip was launched overseas, while the Find N2 was only released in China. “For OPPO, creating a foldable phone is not our goal. Our fundamental purpose is to create a flagship foldable phone that can be used as a main device by customers. That’s why with this generation of product, only when its design, lightness, thickness, and basic imaging experience have all reached a complete status, and it is a flagship model, will we launch it overseas.” OPPO Overseas CMO Elvis Zhou told Pandaily.
OPPO Find N3
OPPO Find N3 boasts exceptional screen quality on both of its displays, delivering over 425 pixels per inch for flagship-level clarity. To ensure comfortable usage, even during extended periods, the screens feature 1440Hz PWM dimming. The implementation of LTPO technology enables a smooth and dynamic refresh rate of 120Hz, resulting in seamless scrolling and gameplay.
Additionally, with a peak brightness of up to 2,800 nits, the Find N3’s screens remain easily visible even in direct sunlight. Furthermore, the unfolded screen of the Find N3 incorporates a self-healing layer that minimizes scuffs, resulting in an almost crease-free surface and an uninterrupted viewing experience.
The Find N3 by OPPO introduces a remarkable camera system that enhances the possibilities of foldable photography. With its three pro-grade cameras, covering focal lengths of 14mm, 24mm, and 70mm, this device offers versatility and flexibility in capturing various subjects and scenes.
A notable feature of the Find N3 is the integration of Sony’s 48MP(1) LYTIA-T808 sensor, a significant advancement for foldable devices. This sensor employs a two-layer stacked CMOS image sensor design, which optimizes light reception. As a result, users can enjoy reduced noise, improved dynamic range, and detailed photos and videos.
The Find N3’s ultra-wide camera, with its 48MP sensor, provides impressive capabilities. Its sensor size exceeds that of other flagship foldables, offering a larger coverage area for ultra-wide shots. Additionally, the camera features autofocus, allowing users to capture dynamic macro shots, expansive landscapes, and group photos with ease.
The Find N3 is equipped with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 Mobile Platform, delivering a 35% improvement in performance and a 40% boost in overall efficiency compared to previous-generation chipsets. s, and with 512GB UFS 4.0 storage and 16GB LPDDR5X RAM, expect true flagship gaming and multitasking. Thanks to OPPO’s Dynamic Computing Engine, Find N3 can keep over 40 apps running in the background.
With a substantial 4800mAh battery, the Find N3 ensures reliable power throughout the day. Additionally, it boasts class-leading 67W SUPERVOOC fast charging, minimizing waiting time for quick top-ups. In just 30 minutes, you can achieve 80% battery power, and a full charge is reached in a mere 42 minutes.
Find N3 Flip
The Find N3 Flip introduces a cover screen that seamlessly mirrors the navigation experience of a familiar smartphone, creating a complementary user experience. This refined and upgraded cover screen not only offers convenience but also showcases time-saving new wallpapers that provide real-time information at a glance.
One of the standout features of the Find N3 Flip is its cover screen that supports third-party apps. This means that popular Google tools like Gmail, Wallet, and Maps, as well as favorites like Reddit, Telegram, TikTok, X (formerly Twitter), WeChat, WhatsApp, and more, can all be utilized whether the Find N3 Flip is open or closed. This versatile functionality enhances the user experience by allowing seamless access to a wide range of applications.
Furthermore, the vertical cover screen of the Find N3 Flip sets it apart from other flip phones with wider displays. It not only displays more notifications and quick settings but also shares the same orientation as the phone’s camera sensor. This unique alignment ensures that photos taken with the Find N3 Flip have minimal cropping, resulting in high-quality selfies that capture the full frame. With just a single glance, users can view more information and capture stunning photos without compromise.
As the first flip phone with a flagship triple camera and the first with a telephoto camera, Find N3 Flip has an exceptional imaging system that comprises a 50MP wide camera, a 48MP ultra-wide camera, and a 32MP 2x zoom equivalent telephoto camera.
The wide camera’s large sensor, high-resolution capabilities, and fast f/1.8 aperture lens, combined with OIS, ensure detailed and low-noise shots, even in challenging lighting conditions. Additionally, the ultra-wide camera captures expansive 115º field of view shots with its f/2.2 aperture, and its autofocus enables striking macro photography, focusing as close as 4cm.This class-leading imaging system features a 50MP wide, 48MP ultra-wide, and 32MP 2x zoom equivalent telephoto camera.
As the only flip phone with a telephoto camera, and with its optical 2x reach and Hasselblad Portrait mode, the Find N3 Flip captures subjects with a natural and flattering look. In FlexForm Mode, the camera activates when part-folding the phone, allowing for steady tripod capture on any surface. One can conveniently preview selfies on the cover screen and effortlessly take steady selfies and group shots by resting the Find N3 Flip on a surface.
The Find N3 Flip features an enhanced Flexion Hinge, enabling a shallow screen crease and a seamless zero-gap hinge. With its IPX4 rating, one can confidently use the phone without worrying about splashes affecting its performance. The FlexForm mode allows the phone to hold its position between 45-120 degrees.
Additionally, the Find N3 Flip has been rigorously tested and certified by TÜV Rheinland for its reliable folding capability, with an impressive endurance of up to 600,000 folds.
Price & availability
OPPO Find N3 Flip is priced at S$1499(12GB+256GB).
OPPO Find N3 is priced at S$2399(16GB+512GB).
Pre-orders of OPPO Find N3 Series start from October 20, 2023.