Oppo A1 quietly unveiled in China, goes on sale April 1

Oppo is bolstering its entry-level range with the introduction of the Oppo A1. It has a tall-aspect 18:9 5.7-inch S-IPS LCD, 4GB of RAM, 64GB of storage and a 3,180 mAh battery.

There’s a lone 13MP camera on the back and a fixed-focus 8MP selfie camera.

The Oppo A1 lacks a fingerprint scanner but makes do with Face recognition entry.

Oppo will start selling the A1 on April 1 in China in Cherry Red and Dark Blue for CNY 1399 – or around 179.