The Oppo R15 announcement was overshadowed by a massive media charade.
A barrage of clickbait articles claiming this phone shows us what the OnePlus 6 will look like, took the spotlight off the actual product announcement and misfocused the attention on something else entirely. You won't see any of that here, this review is all about the latest fashion-centric smartphone duo to come out of the Chinese company - the Oppo R15 and R15 Pro.
Oppo has worked hard to establish its recent smartphones as more than just handsets. Professional designers hired to create hues, famous people advertising the R series, big flashy concerts, fashion brand partnerships - Oppo's persistence worked and anybody living in Asia could tell you an Oppo is more than just a phone, the brand is becoming part of popular culture .
The latest R15 and R15 Pro flagships, just like the newest Huawei P20s, have signature ...