The Oppo F9 Pro and Oppo F9 have been launched in India after weeks of the company teasing the devices in the country. Specs of the Oppo F9 Pro are in-line with rumours and the smartphone has been launched in a single 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant at Rs 23,990. The Oppo F9, on the other hand, will be available for Rs 19,990 with 4GB RAM/64GB storage. The only difference between the two phones is the lesser RAM on the F9. Both phones will be available for pre-order starting today, August 21 on Flipkart and will finally go on sale online and offline starting August 31. Let’s take a look at what the devices have to offer
The Oppo F9 Pro features a 6.3-inch display with a 90.8% screen-to-body ratio. It has a 19.5:9 Aspect Ratio and a ‘Waterdrop’ notch design. The notch on the display of the F9 Pro features a single 25MP front camera, earpiece, and light-sensor inside it. OPPO says that it owns 46 patents related to the ‘Waterdrop’ Screen.
The design of the F9 Pro is unique in the way its back panel is coloured. Oppo claims that the phone features a “whole gradient design” which it achieves using Gradient Spraying Technology to create a fusion of different colors and offer gradient color matching options to users. The F9 Pro will have three gradient color combinations —Sunrise Red, Twilight Blue and Starry Purple.
The phone looks sleek, with thin bezels on the sides. A fingerprint sensor is included at the back of the phone, below the dual-camera setup which consists of 16MP+2MP lenses. The main camera uses an aperture of f/1.8, and the assistant camera uses an aperture of f/2.4. Other features of the cameras on the Oppo F9 Pro include - Portrait mode, natural bokeh effect, 3D portrait lighting, AI scene recognition can identify 16 scenes, AI Beauty Technology 2.1, HDR for selfies, and more. The F9 Pro also comes with Google Lens integration, which allows users to scan objects, text, scenes and location using the camera of the smartphone. You can read more about Google Lens here.
For its power draw, the Oppo F9 Pro features an Octa-core MediaTek Helio P60 chipset, coupled with 4GB/6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage which is expandable to 256GB. The phone runs ColorOS 5.2, based on Android 8.1 and houses a 3,500mAh battery with an AI battery management system to prevent drain. The F9 Pro also features Oppo’s VOOC charging technology. The technology applies a low voltage fast charging mechanism to deliver quick charging. With its standardised configuration 5V/4A, it can achieve a charging speed four-times faster than conventional 5V/1A charging technology. VOOC also ensures a safe charging process. It is claimed to have five layers of protection from the charging adapter to smartphone, including low temperature and voltage.
For connectivity, the Oppo F9 Pro features two 4G VoLTE SIM slots and a third dedicated slot for a memory expansion.
The Oppo F9 Pro is priced at Rs 23,990 for the 6GB RAM/64GB Storage version. The device is available for pre-orders on Flipkart starting today, August 21 and will finally go on sale online and offline starting August 31.
The Oppo F9 features the same specs as the F9 Pro, except for the lesser RAM. The phone is available for pre-orders on Flipkart starting today, August 21 and will finally go on sale online and offline starting August 31.
The Oppo F9 Pro and F9 will be bundled with offers from Reliance Jio. Jio users will get up to 3.2TB additional data with the purchase of the phones, along with other benefits of up to Rs 4,900. ICICI Bank credit card holders can receive a cashback of up to 10% (maximum Rs 2,000) on the purchase of the Oppo F9 and F9 Pro through EMI transactions.