Oppo might return with the Find 9 and two other smartphones this and next week


Outside homeland China, smartphone maker Oppo is mostly familiar to technological connoisseurs only. Chances are you won’t see Oppo phones in the wild outside Asia or Europe, but this isn’t because they are bad. Rather, they’ve landed the company an innovator’s image with stylish designs (like mirrored finishes) and quirky technologies, such as rotating cameras and super-fast charging. Despite selling an impressive 50 million handsets last year, Oppo has been laying low for a while, but it appears to be orchestrating a serious return behind the curtains.

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