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Oppo R11


Oppo R11
Oppo R11 (R Series)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 MSM8956 6 x 1.8 GHz, Cortex-A72/-A53
Graphics adapter
4 GB 
5.50 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 401 PPI, Capacitive, AMOLED, Corning Gorilla Glass 5, glossy: yes
64 GB eMMC Flash, 64 GB 
Audio Connections: 3.5mm, Card Reader: microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot), Sensors: G-sensor, E-compass, Gyro-Sensor, Light and Proximity Sensor, microUSB 2.0
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/), Bluetooth 4.2, GSM, CDMA, HSPA, EVDO, LTE, Dual SIM, GPS
height x width x depth (in mm): 6.8 x 154.5 x 74.8 ( = 0.27 x 6.08 x 2.94 in)
3000 mAh Lithium-Polymer
Operating System
Android 7.1 Nougat
Primary Camera: 20 MPix Dual 20 MP (f/2.6, AF) + 16 MP (f/1.7, PDAF), LED flash, 1/2.8" sensor size, 1.0 µm pixel size & 1/2.8" sensor size, 1.12 µm pixel size, 2160p@30fps
Secondary Camera: 20 MPix f/2.0, 1080p
Additional features
Keyboard: Virtual, 2 Months Warranty
150 g ( = 5.29 oz / 0.33 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
500 Euro



Average Score: 76.56% - good
Average of 9 scores (from 15 reviews)
price: 73%, performance: 77%, features: - %, display: 75% mobility: 86%, workmanship: 82%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Oppo R11

90% Review: Oppo R11 Smart Phone
Source: Gadgetguy English version
So, $649 for an excellent AMOLED screen, an extremely good camera, good mid to upper range overall performance. Looks to me like the Oppo R11 deserves its place on the Android leader board.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 09/11/2017
Rating: Total score: 90% price: 98% performance: 82% workmanship: 90%
70% Oppo R11 review: The almost-great phone
Source: Pocket Lint English version
All that said, the Oppo R11 has a lot of great features. The screen is really vibrant, its camera system is good, and it has one of the best fast-charging adapters we've seen so far. So when Oppo comes to the western market full tilt, we're sure it'll have ironed out any issues and be a future affordable smartphone force to watch.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 08/28/2017
Rating: Total score: 70%
80% Review: Oppo R11 smartphone
Source: PC Authority English version
The R11 is immensely popular overseas, and deservedly so. For the price you do get excellent hardware. It’s a close call between this and the Huawei P10 for best mid-range Chinese phone, either will make you happy.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 08/16/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
72% OPPO R11 — Australian review
Source: Ausdroid English version
My advice, wait for OPPO to realise that the rest of the world is not the wild wild west when it comes to rogue apps and the entire world does not want a copy of an operating system that has barely been altered and improved since its inception. This phone with Project Spectrum (AOSP) would be fantastic and a must buy — with ColorOS 3.1 it is unfortunately an avoid at all costs.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/14/2017
Rating: Total score: 72% price: 60% mobility: 87% workmanship: 94%
65% Oppo R11 review: An affordable iPhone 7 Plus?
Source: Hardware Zone English version
Finally, at S$699, the R11 is quite pricey for a mid-range phone and its set of features. For S$70 more you can get the 6GB RAM/64GB OnePlus 5, which has a very similar dual rear camera setup, looks almost exactly the same, and has a much more powerful flagship-level Snapdragon 835 processor. It also has a UI that's closer to stock Android instead of the iOS clone you get with the R11. Alternatively, the Xiaomi Mi 6 is available for about S$130 LESS than the R11 (export units on Lazada) and also has a dual camera setup (with the added benefit of optical image stabilization) and a Snapdragon 835 processor.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 08/01/2017
Rating: Total score: 65% price: 60% performance: 75% workmanship: 65%
Oppo R11 review
Source: GSM Arena English version
The Oppo R11 isn't trying too hard or doing anything special - the package is instantly familiar to anyone aware of the Oppo R9s. Less than a year has passed, and the Oppo R11 carefully improves upon and refines a predecessor that we quite liked.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/15/2017
77% Oppo R11 Review
Source: Android Authority English version
The OPPO R11 has a lot going for it. It has great cameras, a premium all-metal design, and good battery life. For much of OPPO’s audience, these are the vital components of a good smartphone. For those buyers, the R11 may be a good choice.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/06/2017
Rating: Total score: 77% performance: 75% display: 75% mobility: 85% workmanship: 80%
Hands-on: Oppo R11 & Oppo R11 Plus
Source: Hardware Zone English version
With the Oppo R11 coming to Singapore very soon, we took the opportunity to fidget with their flagship smartphone at MWC Shanghai 2017. Their larger alternative, Oppo R11 Plus, was also present for first impressions as well.
Comparison, online available, Long, Date: 07/02/2017
70% OPPO R11 Review: playing with the big boys
Source: Slashgear English version
If you’re looking for gorgeous design, professional cameras, and blazing fast speeds, you have to look elsewhere and be prepared to spend a fortune. But if you’re in the market for an affordable performer that does OK without being over the top in features and in price, then the OPPO R11 should definitely be in your list of candidates.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/28/2017
Rating: Total score: 70%
Oppo R11 preview
Source: GSM Arena English version
It's been a while since Oppo has impressed us that much with a smartphone - probably since the Find 7 era. With the R11 the company is back on track of making memorable phones. Fingers crossed, Oppo will keep up the momentum and will deliver even more surprises later this year. Meanwhile, stay tuned for our full R11 review - it's already in the works.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/13/2017
Hands on with the OPPO R11
Source: Android Authority English version
So there you have it for this quick look at the OPPO R11! The R11 looks to be a very promising mid-range smartphone, with what should be a great camera experience being its biggest USP. While the R11’s camera-first concept is certainly exciting, unfortunately, it is unclear if the R11 will ever make to markets other than China. Of course, many are claiming the R11 is the blueprint for the upcoming OnePlus 5, which looks very similar but with some upgraded internals.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/10/2017

Foreign Reviews

80% Oppo R11
Source: CNet France French FR→EN version
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/09/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
85% Обзор смартфона Oppo R11: хорош во всём, но особенно в фото
Source: RU→EN version
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/30/2017
Rating: Total score: 85%
Đánh giá Oppo R11: Khi "iPhone 7 Plus" chạy Android
Source: The Gioididong VN→EN version
Positive: Good price; decent hardware; nice display; beautiful design; metal case; good cameras.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/02/2017
Đánh giá Oppo R11: Khi "iPhone 7 Plus" chạy Android
Source: The Gioididong VN→EN version
Positive: Slim size; light weight; nice display; good hardware; decent cameras.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/15/2017



These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

650 MSM8956: Upper middle class ARM based SoC with 6 CPU cores (64 Bit Cortex A72 and A53 mixture) and a Adreno 510 GPU.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


It is a very small display format for smartphones. You should by no means be mis-sighted and you will generally see very little on the screen and only have a small resolution available. In return, the device should be very small and handy.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

76.56%: This rating is not earth-shattering. This rating must actually be seen as average, since there are about as many devices with worse ratings as better ones. A purchase recommendation can only be seen with a lot of goodwill, unless it is about websites that generally rate strictly.

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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2017-07- 2)