Today, at a release event in India, alongside with the Oppo F9 Pro, the Chinese company moreover introduced its stripped-down variant, the Oppo F9.
In comparison with the F9 Pro, there are handful of differences in the F9, such as the storage and the scanner camera. It lacks Oppo‘s proprietary VOOC flash charging and comes with slightly different gradient colors.
The Oppo F9 flaunts a 6.3-inch Full HD+ Waterdrop screen with 2340 x 1080 pixels present resolution and 19.5:9 screen aspect ratio, exact to the F9 Pro. Under the hood, this is too is powered by the MediaTek Helio P60 octa-core 12nm cpu — the similar chipset that powers Oppo Realme 1.
It ships with 4GB RAM while the F9 Pro packs 6GB RAM. It sports 64GB internal storage and has a microSD card slot for expanding the ability up to 256GB. Coming to the camera, there’s a dual-camera sensor with a 16-megapixel major camera sensor and a 2-megapixel secondary scanner.
On the front facet, the smartphone ships equipped with a 16-megapixel shooter for taking selfies. In comparison, the F9 Pro packs a 25-megapixel front-facing snapper. It also has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner and retains the 3.5mm headset jack.
The cameraphone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo running system out of the box with the company’s own custom interface ColorOS 5.2 what ships with some advanced options this sort of as Smart Bar, in order to suggests a smoother performance to users.
Connectivity options on the device include Dual SIM, 4G 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Bluetooth 4.2, FM radio, MicroUSB 2.0, and GPS. The cameraphone is fuelled by a 3,500mAh battery however doesn’t arrive with the VOOC flash charging support.
In India, the Oppo F9 phone is priced at Rs. 19,990, what roughly converts to $287. Just which includes the F9 Pro, the phone will be available for buy in India from 31st August through online stores as effectively as offline retailers across the country.