India vs China: Oppo cancels Find X2 live launch event in India owing to border tensions

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Oppo cancels Find X2 live launch event in India although launched it through a pre-recorded 20-minute video

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Oppo had scheduled a live launch event for introducing its flagship Find X2 at 4 PM IST on June 17th. Although the company launched its flagship through a pre-recorded 20-minute video. The video was pulled from YouTube and was replaced by a pre-recorded video. As per a Reuters report, OPPO decided to do this due to border cases between India and China.

Owing to the current sentiments in India, smartphone brands are reiterating their commitment to the Indian market. Realme India CEO, Madhav Sheth in #AskMadhav Q&A series on YouTube on “how Indian is Realme” question responded that “Realme is an Indian startup.” For those unaware, Realme is owned by BBK Electronics, which is also a parent company of OPPO. Similarly,

Earlier this month, POCO tweeted, “With a dream of serving Indian consumers, @IndiaPoco was born 2 years ago in Delhi, India.” POCO started off as a sub-brand of Xiaomi India but now operates independently. The tweet shows how the brand took up the ‘Make in India’ campaign through its products and services.

Boycotting Chinese Smartphones? here is a list of Non-Chinese smartphones that you can buy

Meanwhile, the Indian smartphone manufacturers are also now gearing up to upvote Non-Chinese smartphones. Micromax, an India-based smartphone manufacturing company, is reportedly going to launch three smartphones in the coming weeks.

In addition to this, replying to a comment on Twitter, Micromax said, “We are working hard internally and soon we will come up with something big. Stay tuned!”. This comes amid the ongoing tensions between India-China due to violent clashes in Galvan Valley. People are looking for Chinese smartphone brands alternatives and Micromax is a potential player that fits the portfolio. The company is also using hashtags like #VocalForLocal, #MadeByIndian, and #MadeForIndian.

We have tweeted Micromax for the price range of these smartphones, will update the budget range of the smartphones as soon as we get a reply. By the time look at the Oppo Find X2 features below:

Oppo Find X2 Specifications and features

The Oppo Find X2 Android Smartphone comes with a 6.70-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1440×3168 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a 2.84GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor and comes with 12GB of RAM. The Oppo Find X2 runs Android 10 and is powered by a 4200mAh non-removable battery and supports Super VOOC fast charging.

If you look at the cameras, the Oppo Find X2 on the rear sports a 48-megapixel primary camera with an f/1.7 aperture; a second 12-megapixel camera with an f/2.2 aperture and a third 13-megapixel camera with an f/2.4 aperture. The rear camera setup has autofocus. It sports a 32-megapixel camera Selfie shooter with an f/2.4 aperture. The Oppo Find X2 runs ColorOS 7.1 based on Android 10 and packs 256GB of inbuilt storage.

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