New OPPO Reno 8T Series launched starting at KES 38,000

OPPO is bringing two new devices to the Kenyan market:

  • Reno 8T
  • Reno 8T 5G

Featuring what OPPO calls a Dual Micro-Curved Design, the new OPPO Reno 8T 5G offers an all-new premium look with a 120Hz and a 3D back cover. The handset also introduces an Ultra-Clear Imaging System backed by a 108MP Portrait Camera that delivers high-resolution photos with unprecedented detail. Together with upgraded 67W SUPERVOOC charging, a 4800mAh large battery, the Battery Health Engine, ColorOS 13, and more.

OPPO says the new Reno 8T 5G delivers a leap in user experience over the last generation.

108MP Portrait Camera

The Reno 8T 5G implements OPPO’s first 108MP Portrait Camera. It also features an OPPO exclusive 40x Microlens and a 2MP Depth Camera together with a 32MP Selfie Camera.

The 108MP Portrait Camera, utilises NonaPixel Plus binning technology and AI Portrait Super Resolution, capturing ultra-clear, high-resolution images in any scenario. The Microlens provides 40x magnification for exceptional detail offering exceptional detail for users when exploring the microscopic world beyond the naked eye.  

Beyond the Ultra-clear Imaging System, Reno 8T 5G offers a range of portrait features including Selfie HDR, Bokeh Flare Portrait, and Dual-View Video, enabling users to take professional-quality photos that showcase their personal style.

New OPPO Reno 8T Series launched starting at KES 38,000

120Hz 3D Curved Design

The Reno 8T 5G offers the ultimate visual and physical comfort with a 120Hz 3D Curved Screen and 3D back cover.  With a 56-degree curve and 1.9 mm arc height the screen provides immersive viewing experience while improving grip and reducing screen damage when a user drops the phone. It also features a 6.7-inch AMOLED display with a 93% screen-to-body ratio and minimal bezel for maximum immersion.

With a 120Hz refresh rate and 1 Billion Color Display, the OPPO Reno 8T 5G is set to deliver smooth, vibrant visuals. To protect a user’s eyes the device has an AI Adaptive Eye Protection System and a tempered DT-Star2 glass adds extra durability.

The 2,160Hz high-frequency PWM dimming is also supported on Reno8 T 5G. Compared with the industry-standard 480Hz dimming, 2,160Hz PWM dimming can help reduce eye fatigue caused by low-frequency flickers.


The phone is available in Sunrise Gold and Midnight Black, with a crystal-effect 3D back cover that reduces fingerprint appearance and will weigh only 171g and is 7.7mm thick for a lightweight feel.

Fast Charging

By adopting 67W SUPERVOOC Flash Charge, the OPPO Reno 8T 5G can charge a 4800mAh battery, up to 100% in just 44 minutes, and a 5-minute charge is enough to enjoy 5.59 hours of phone calls or 3.56 hours of videos.


The Reno 8T 5G has adopted OPPO’s exclusive Battery Health Engine, which intelligently controls the charging current and voltage through real-time monitoring, to ensure the battery servers customers for an extended time. With  Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 5G Mobile Platform provides efficient 5G performance, while the Dual Stereo Speakers and Ultra Volume Mode enhance sound quality and volume by 200%.  

The phone is equipped with 8GB RAM, 256GB storage, and supports up to 1TB SD card expansion. Up to 8GB of additional virtual RAM can also be added using OPPO’s RAM Expansion function. The all-round smoothness of the Reno 8T 5G is further complemented by OPPO’s self-developed Dynamic Computing Engine, which ensures a longer stable user experience under heavy computing loads.

On the phone, up to 20+ apps can be kept running in the background at one time. This long-term fluency has passed the 48-Month Fluency Protection Test in the OPPO Lab.

The device also features OPPO’s self-developed Dynamic Computing Engine, which delivers a longer stable user experience under heavy smartphone users.

Normal OPPO Reno 8T:

Aside from the Reno 8T 5G, OPPO will also be launching the Reno 8T, which comes with amazing functionalities such as 100MP Portrait Camera, Fiberglass-Leather Design, 33W SUPERVOOC fast charging technology and a big 5000mAh battery.  

The normal Reno 8T comes with 8GB RAM and 256GB ROM expandable. The phone is powered by the latest edition of ColorOS 13, which brings users even more smart features in a concise, convenient, and secured Android experience.

It also features smart Always on Display functionality while using Spotify, Autopixalate functionality and an updated Orbit Light around the camera for notifications that can be personalized with your own choice of color.


Pre-orders will start from February, 17th to 28th, 2023 through our online vendors and across all OPPO stores in Kenya. For each pre-order, customers will get an amazing gift.


The Reno 8T 5G is priced at KES 49,999 while the Reno 8T is priced at KES 37,999. Alongside with Reno 8T series, OPPO is introducing OPPO Enco Buds2, offering you a strong bass in a small size priced at KES 2,999.

Comments from OPPO:

“At OPPO, we never stop in our mission to create better products and services for our users. The all new OPPO Reno8 T continues to show our investment in capturing the benefits technology for our consumers. With OPPO’s first 108MP camera and a premium 120Hz 3D curved screen, we are excited to see how consumers will enjoy and interact with the device” said Fredrique Achieng PR Manager, OPPO Kenya. “And to encourage users to interact more with the brand and the new Reno8 T we have launched #LevelUpwithReno8T dance challenge on our social media platforms. The challenge will see the top three contestants walk away with Ksh100, 000 for the winner, Ksh50, 000 for the 1st runners-up and Ksh30, 000 for the 2nd runners-up. OPPO fans can check our official social media pages to find out how one can participate” she added.

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