• 07:18 Sep 18, 2019

Advertisement

Oppo F9 introduced with Helio P60, notch shrinks

By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi Last updated : December 26, 2018 4:03 pm

The device is powered by a 12nm-manufactured Octa Core MediaTek Helio P60 SoC with 4GB/6GB RAM options and 64GB of internal memory. The chipset specialises in AI-enabled tasks and runs on the company’s own Color OS 5.2 which is based on Android 8.1 Oreo. The F9 packs in a 3,500mAh battery with VOOC fast charging.
Advertisement

Oppo has introduced the Oppo F9, a mid-range smartphone with a notch that resembles that of the Essential Phone but a lot less space saving than the latter. The device has been launched in Vietnam and Philipines just days before a scheduled launch in India where it’ll be introduced as the F9 Pro on August 21 as per rumours. The Oppo F9 will come at a starting price of 76,90,000 Vietnamese Dong (approx. Rs 23,300) and is available in a bunch of attractive colour schemes. 

 

With minimal bezels and the inclusion of the ‘waterdrop’ tiny V-shaped notch, the 6.3-inch Full HD+ 19.5:9 screen on the Oppo F9 spans to occupy as much as 90.8 percent of the space on the front with a resolution of 2280 x 1080 pixels. The display can attain a peak brightness of 450 nits and is guarded by the same Gorilla Glass 6 as the one found on the Oppo R17

Advertisement

 

The device is powered by a 12nm-manufactured Octa Core MediaTek Helio P60 SoC with 4GB/6GB RAM options and 64GB of internal memory. The chipset specialises in AI-enabled tasks and runs on the company’s own Color OS 5.2 which is based on Android 8.1 Oreo. 

 

Oppo F9

 

There’s a dual camera setup at the back which is a combination of 16MP (f/1.85 aperture) + 2MP lenses, the first of which does most of the work. Having been made under the selfie-centric F-series, the F9 equips a 25MP front-facing AI-enabled camera which is a Sony IMX576 sensor with a f/2.0 aperture that’s hidden under the small notch on the front. 

 

The F9 packs in a standard 3,500mAh battery which supports Oppo’s VOOC fast charging. Connectivity options include Dual 4G LTE, a micro USB port, a 3.5mm headphone jack, Bluetooth 4.2, WiFi and GPS. The back panel which adorns a fingerprint sensor is designed with gradient colours, patterns and starry gold dust. 

 

The Oppo F9 will retail for a starting price of 76,90,000 Vietnamese Dong (approx. Rs 23,300) for the 4GB version and will be available in Sunrise Red, Twilight Blue and Starry Purple colour variants. 

You might like this

Tags: Oppo F9 Oppo F9 Pro Oppo F9 launch Oppo F9 Vietnam Oppo F9 Phillipines

You might like this

Matched Content

 

0 Comments

Login with