OPPO Reno series equips its phones to liven up with the new Reno 8. This will replace the Reno 7 and is expected to bring a few major upgrades. The upcoming Oppo Reno 8 series will also have three models 一 the Reno 8 SE, Reno 8 Pro, and the vanilla Reno 8.
Today, reliable tipster Digital Chat Station reveals that the two devices of this series will be powered by MediaTek Dimensity series chipsets and one will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset.
According to the tipster, the Reno 8 could be the first phone to feature the next-generation Snapdragon 7 Gen 1 processor of Qualcomm. This is an octa-core processor with quad cores at 2.36 GHz and quad cores at 1.8 GHz. The phone was previously seen on Geekbench scoring 712 and 2385 in single-core and multi-core tests.
Besides, the tipster also says that the Reno 8 SE could come with Dimensity 1300 and the Reno 8 Pro could include the Dimensity 8100 SoC.
In detail, the 5nm-based Dimensity 8100 is an octa-core processor with four premium Arm Cortex-A78 cores clocked at up to 2.85GHz and four Arm Cortex-A55 cores clocked at 2GHz. it is combined with the Arm Mali G610 GPU to handle graphics and gaming content.
While the Dimensity 1300 is a 6nm process-based octa-core chip with an Arm Cortex-A78 ultra-core clocked at up to 3GHz, three Arm Cortex-A78 super cores and four Arm Cortex-A78 efficiency cores. A55, coupled with 9-core Arm Mali-G77 GPU.
Apart from the chipset, the handset is also tipped to sport a 6.55-inch OLED display with a refresh rate of 120Hz. The smartphone is said to pack a 4500mAh battery and come with 80W fast charging. The Oppo Reno 8 series device powered by Snapdragon 7 Gen 1 processor is expected to launch this month in China and expected to launch in India in June.