Oppo has announced that it is releasing a limited edition variant of the R5 smartphone in the Indian market. The new Oppo R5 Gilded Limited Edition comes with a gold frame instead of the usual Silver frame.
“Oppo R5 Gilded Limited Edition defines luxury. The uber stylish gold frame adds a unique look to the smartphone and is sure to turn heads for its chic look,” noted Oppo in a press release.
“The gold frame has been forged nine times and then finished by hand to give a perfect sheen and feel. It has a quality that is not available anywhere else in the industry,”added Tom Lu, CEO, OPPO India.
According to Oppo, only 10,000 units of the R5 Gilded Limited Edition will be released globally. It will retail at the same price as the normal R5 in the country, which is INR 29,990.
Apart from the Gold frame, there seems to be no other difference between the Gilded edition and the normal R5.
To remind you, Oppo R5 is the company’s thinnest smartphone with 4.85mm thickness. It features a 5.2-inch full HD AMOLED display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor, 2GB of RAM, and Android 4.4-based Color 2.0.1 OS. The phone also packs 13MP rear camera, 5MP front shooter, 16GB of internal storage, 2000 mAh battery and 4G LTE support.