OPPO & MTN Announce Partnership


OPPO is excited to announce its partnership with MTN to further provide an avenue for consumers to fall in love with their devices again, access, play with and own OPPO’s technology artistry. The South African consumer is spoilt for choice when it comes to selecting a smartphone, however, many have to spend more for premium benefits. Since OPPO’s South Africa launch in October 2020, uncompromised state-of-the-art technology has been made available at affordable rates.  

MTN is a leading network provider in South Africa with over 29 million subscribers. By leveraging this, OPPO is able to catalyse the immediate availability of devices while being supported by one of the leading network providers in South Africa. 

Liam Faurie, Head of GTM Operations at OPPO South Africa said, “We are excited to be partnering with MTN, one of the best networks in South Africa and see it as a long-term commitment into the country. We believe in technology for mankind and with our affordable handsets, are able to reach an even wider audience.”

OPPO smartphones are aimed at all budget types and are suitable for work, play or simply living life, especially during the current economic environment. The range of handsets offer large displays for consuming multimedia content, a bigger battery when compared to competing brands, and the latest in camera tech with AI, without compromising on performance. OPPO also has on offer, a selection of high-end premium devices, including the new Reno series, that offer unmatched performance, display and picture quality. 

“Having OPPO’s high-end and superbly crafted handsets available at MTN stores offers our customers a wider selection of affordable devices that do not trade-off features for price. As a leading network provider in South Africa, we work towards providing accessibility, affordability and superior products and services to our locals. At MTN we believe that everyone deserves a benefit of a modern connected life hence we have invested heavily on our network so that customers get the best connectivity experience on their devices.” says Nico Jacobs, Executive: Sales and Distribution at MTN South Africa. 

OPPO A15 and A53s come with the following specifications:

Screen Size and resolution16.52” with 1600 x 720p HD+6.5” with 1600 x 720p resolution 
Camera13MP Main Camera13MP Triple Rear Main Camera 
Storage 2GB + 32GB4GB + 128GB 
Operating SystemColorOS 7.2 based on Android 10ColorOS 7.2 based on Android 10
ColourDynamic Black, Mystery BlueElectric Black, Fancy Blue
ProcessorMediaTek Helio P35 ProcessorQualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 

Both the OPPO A15 and the OPPO A53s will be available in stores this month. 

“We understand the importance of technology and remain committed to investing in this locally by empowering citizens, businesses and the economy alike. With MTN, we’re able to reach more South Africans, giving them an opportunity to own world-class technology at a price that doesn’t break the bank.” concludes Faurie. 

In just several short months, OPPO has already redefined smartphone technology and the technology giant promises that there is much more to come in the next few months for South Africa.

These sought-after devices will be available through MTN retail channels and online store platforms from February.

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