OPPO held annual new conference and launched a new flagship machine of OPPO R11, there is not much appearance compared to the previous generation. It is the first time to equip with dual-camera, and starting equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor with the starting price of 2999 yuan. Last year's sales data about the R9 series shows that R9 is one of the nation's most popular mobile phone. This time, the new R11 in appearance is more the continuation of the previous generation that the rear dual camera are also protruding, which is considered to copy the design of the iPhone 7 Plus. However, you will find that there are many differences between the R11 and iPhone 7 Plus in the feel and the details after you have experienced it.

OPPO R11 Review

As a mobile phone with the price of 2999 yuan, it has posted a layer of high-definition protective film at the factory, although it is good fit, the camera position is not very accurate, which does not affect the use of experience. At the same time, the box of OPPO R11 is also contains a protective cover and headphones.

OPPO R11 Review

After the first glance of OPPO R11 that you will feel it is not large the difference between the previous generation, especially the front side, except from a less open, the rest is the exactly same with the design of the OPPO R9s. As for the screen, OPPO R11 is equipped with a 5.5-inch 1080P AMOLED screen, the border width is 1.6mm, and measurements for the size is 154.5mm * 74.8mm * 6.8mm, weighing about 150g, which is 5g heavier than the R9s, but the visual effect is even better that is consider that it is designed for the female users.

OPPO R11 Review

OPPO R11 waist round home button with touch design that can not to be pressed with the quick unlock speed. The key part is a little concave compared to the phone screen surface with careful observation. There is also equipped with a return, multi-function keys on the left and right sides of the home key, which will always use the backlight display.

OPPO R11 Review

Comparing to R9s, there less a hole at the top of the position, where is only the handset and front camera. The sensor and breathing light with a hidden design. Handset compared to the screen with slightly concave, which need tthe user to clean up after using for a long time, otherwise it will affact the experience.

OPPO R11 Review

It feels very light, not only for the lighter weight, but also the design of the small waist on the back of the machine. Different from the previous generation of products that R11 has a certain degree of curvature on the back side, which the middle is high, both sides is a little low, that you can fit the palm of your hand to get a comfortable grip.

In the processing of the signal band, the previous generation of R9s using a new "micro-slot antenna" design, and R11 uses a micro-slot antenna 2.0 design, which reduce the R9s' three bands reduced to two, and with the use of dome-style design, making the back looks more integrity, especially the black version that almost can not see the exist of the signal band.

It is different from the most of the market's Android phone design that it designed the volume keys on the left side, the power button and SIM card slot were designed on the right side. The bottom of the phone is the headphone jack, the charging port and the speaker. What makes some people feel slightly disappointed is that the OPPO R11 still not using Type-c interface. It is worth paying attention that it is equipped with a dual speaker, except the bottom one that the handset also act as a speaker function when the handset is playing out.

OPPO R11 Review

As for the appearance, it is the continuation of the previous generation of product, but also has its own personality design. However, due to the overall appearance of the similarity, resulting in most people will be considered it as the iPhone 7 Plus for the first glance.

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As the first phone to carry Snapdragon 660 processor, it naturally earns a lot of expectations. In the test of"Antutu" that its running score is 119314, which is the twice comparing to the previous generation of products. As for the PCMARK test, its score is 5861 points. We use Geekbench test, the single-core results can reach 1593 points, and the multi-core score is 5235 points. Although there is a certain gap compared with Snapdragon flagship chip, it already can be called the flagship that has been Completely enough for the daily use.

OPPO R11 Review

In the actual experience, it can operates with the social and game Apps smoothly, and the scene switching is also very fast. Most surprisingly, it works smoothly for the large game of 2K 17 that its frame rate remains at 55 or so, whose performance was more pleasantly surprised. However, the fever of the back is still more obvious that we should control the time of playing the game in summer.

OPPO R11 Review

In the actual experience test, OPPO R11's power has consumped 55% after three hours of playing games, listening to music, watching the video, which is slightly down compared to R9s, but the performance is still remarkable. In the charging test, from zero to fifty percent, it spent 23 minutes, and it beeds about a hour to charge full on the precondition that using the OPPO's special charger and data cable.

OPPO R11 Review

As for the system, it runs based on Android 7.1.1 that depth customization of Color OS 3.1, the new shortcut payment and OPPO Share file transfer function. From the icon, the operation of interactive mode and design style, Color OS and iOS have a great degree of similarity, which can be said that the users who are familiar with the iPhone can quickly get used to OPPO mode of operation. However, Color OS 3.1 has its own characterristics in some areas, such as pull-up menu can directly switch data traffic, fast payment and so on.

In terms of mobile security, OPPO R11 is also very comprehensive, including application permissions, application encryption, payment protection and other security protection, and there also made the relevant security Processing in the store, keyboard, WLAN connection and other settings, which can be said to give users a full range of protection.

In the auxiliary function, it supports the enlargement gesture, say the password and other functions, and in other settings, the application of split screen, storage space, etc. which can also help users to use the phone better.

OPPO R11 Review

As for the camera, it is equipped with a front 20 million pixel camera, not only supports beauty and many other features, but also added background blur 2.0 and automatic HDR function. From the photo can be seen that R11 can deal with the virtual at the same time can also be synchronized beauty that the photos are very pleasing with the virtual is very natural, although the details are still need to be improved.

OPPO R11 Review

OPPO equipped with a rear dual shoot for the first time with 16 million wide-angle +2000 coke dual camera, wide-angle lens aperture is F1.7, telephoto lens aperture is F2.6, supporting PDAF phase focus and twice optical zoom. At the same time, R11 rear dual camera equipped with background blur portrait mode, you can take pictures to select "portrait" mode in the camera interface.

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According to the actual photos can be seen that in the full light environment, it takes the photo with high saturation that the details of the object is very clear. After amplification, the details of smaller objects is can be seen clearly.

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In the environment with low light, its lightness and the control of the glare for the pictures are also satisfactory. However, ISO too high will make the noise increase in order to pursue the brightness, . In addition, there is no optical image stabilization, so the user should try his best to not to shakee his hands while taking pictures, or the photo will with much ghost relatively.

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Different from the dual camera configuration like the Honor and Xiaomi mobile phone, R11 in can not adjust the size of the aperture the portrait mode and the latter also can not re-focus adjustment. When open portrait to take pictures, the system will automatically identify the focus of the face and other objects in order to blur, but the degree of blur is relatively shallow. At the same time, there are still some shortcomings in identifying the background, which result in sometimes the object is not accurately identified. After all, the performance is pretty good for this is the first generation of OPPO equipped with the design of dual-camera, which is better than some of the brand phone that with serious post-virtual sense.

Summary
OPPO R11 with the design of the micro-slot antenna, equipping with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor as well as the thin machine body and very pleasing cameras to take pictures, which is still very attractive for the female users to buy it without hesitation. Although the price of 2999 yuan seems a bit high, R11 will become a big sell product with the promotion of the offline channel and the advertising effect.