Oppo F9 and F9 Pro Launched: Hands-On Video, Specs, Features, Price and Release Date
The Oppo F9 and the F9 Pro just recently launched in India today. We had our members attend the event and take a few pictures and a quick hands-on video.
Here are the photos that were taken by the 73Buzz team. As you can see, the front design features an almost all-screen display, except for the forehead where it features what seems to be the front camera and the chin which is a bit thicker.
On this photo, it features the rear design. You can see it sports a dual-camera lens with LED flash on the side, while in the middle if features a fingerprint scanner with the company’s name just a few millimeters under it
Design and Display
For the design, the said smartphones will come in 3 color variants: Sunrise Red, Twilight Blue, and Starry Purple. Furthermore, they will also feature the same 6.3-inch display (19.5:9 aspect ratio or with a screen-to-body ratio of 90 percent).
Both devices will come with a smarter ColorOS 5.2 based on Android 8.1 Oreo and be packed with an octa-core MediaTek Helio P60 chip. In addition to this, both phones will also offer a great gaming experience as it will allow the user to send messages while playing games like PUBG, thanks to the Smart Bar feature.
For the standard version, it will come with 4GB of RAM and 64GB storage, while the pro version will offer the same storage option but will have 6GB of RAM. Both phones are said to come with a triple card tray for dedicated microSD card slot (up to 256GB) and dual SIM slots.
For the camera specs, both devices feature the same specs. On the front is a 25 MP selfie camera, while on the back is a 16MP + 2MP. They are also capable of slow-motion video recording.
The pro version will be powered by a 3,500 mAh battery and comes with VOOC flash charge that can charge 4 times faster than the 5V1A charger. Charging the phone for 5 minutes will give it 2 hours of talk time. Meanwhile, charging for 30 minutes will give it 57 percent of battery life.
The Price Tags
The 4GB/64GB variant costs Rs. 19,990 which translates to $286. Meanwhile, the Pro version that comes 6GB/64GB variant will cost Rs. 23,990 or $344. Comparing it to the previous reports, the 6GB variant that was launched on Thailand had a price tag of THB 10,990 which translates to around $330 USD.
The Release Date
Both OPPO F9 and F9 Pro will go on sale from August 31. In fact, the company announced it via Twitter and had this to say.
We also have a hands-on video of the Oppo F9 Pro conducted by the team 73Buzz during the launching event. Check out the video below.
Will you be willing to buy the OPPO F9 or the OPPO F9 Pro? We would like to hear your thoughts and opinions in the comment section below.