The Oppo Reno8 series is now official!

One of them is actually just the Reno7Z, we’re not kidding.

Oppo Reno8Z

A week ago, Oppo held an exclusive event showcasing their latest products which include the Oppo Reno8 series, the Oppo Pad Air, and the Enco Air2 Pro. The latter two will be discussed in a future article.

All of the aforementioned products are now available for purchase, right after the live event that concluded yesterday. Here we’re going to take a recap at the Oppo Reno8 series. Touted by Oppo as the “Portrait Expert”.

Oppo Reno8

Oppo Reno8 (in Shimmer Black) and Oppo Reno8 Z (in Dawnlight Gold)

The Oppo Reno8, to recap, features a design reminiscent of that of the OnePlus 10 Pro. It features a metallic back, a 6.4in. FHD+ (2400x1080px) AMOLED screen with 90Hz refresh rate, a MediaTek Dimensity 1300 chipset, and a triple camera setup comprising of the popular flagship-grade 50MP Sony IMX766 with OIS and a 32MP front camera that uses the Sony IMX709 sensor. There is no headphone jack nor MicroSD card slot though. It also features a 4500mAh battery with 80W SuperVOOC fast charging which Oppo claims can charge an empty battery to half-full in just 11 minutes!

It offers 5G connectivity, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2, and NFC. It also has an in-display fingerprint sensor only possible with OLED screens. It is priced at Php27,990 with a configuration of 8/256. Colours include Shimmer Gold and Shimmer Black.


  • 6.4in. FHD+ (2400x1080px) AMOLED, 90Hz refresh rate, 180Hz touch sampling rate
    • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • MediaTek Dimensity 1300 (6nm)
    • 50MP (main), f/1.8, 1/1.56?, Sony IMX766, OIS
    • 8MP (ultrawide), f/2.2, 112°
    • 2MP (macro), f/2.4
    • FRONT: 32MP, f/2.4, 1/2.74?, Sony IMX709
  • 4500mAh, 80W fast charging
    • 0-50% in 11 minutes (advertised)
  • ColorOS 12.1 based on Android 12
  • In-display fingerprint scanner, USB-C, No MicroSD card slot
  • 5G services, Wi-Fi 6/6E, Bluetooth 5.3, NFC
  • Shimmer Gold, Shimmer Black
  • PRICE:

Meanwhile, the Oppo Reno8 Z is basically just the Reno7 Z with slightly updated software. It uses the same screen, chipset, battery, and even camera setup. Chances are, if you own a Reno7 Z, you also have the 8 Z in your hands. It’s not even a sidegrade at this point.


  • 6.4in. FHD+ (2400x1080px) AMOLED
    • RGB Notification ring
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 (6nm)
    • 64MP (main), f/1.7, 26mm
    • 2MP (macro), f/2.4
    • 2MP (depth), f/2.4
    • FRONT: 16MP, f/2.4
  • 4500mAh, 33W fast charging
  • ColorOS 12.1 based on Android 12
  • 5G services, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.1, NFC
  • 3.5mm jack, USB-C, In-display fingerprint scanner, MicroSD card slot (up to 1TB)
  • Starlight Black, Dawnlight Gold
  • PRICE:

Both devices are available via Lazada, Shopee, TikTok Shop, and Oppo’s offline stores including authorized retailers.