OPPO has launched its latest R series devices in India – OPPO R17 and OPPO R17 Pro. The R17 series was first launched in Singapore followed by Shanghai and Europe earlier this year. The R17 Pro brings In-display fingerprint scanner, Smart aperture and Super VOOC to India’s market.
The OPPO R17 Pro has a 6.4-inch AMOLED display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio and has a waterdrop notch. The waterdrop notch fits a 25-megapixel front AI camera along with earpiece. R17 Pro is the first device to use Corning Gorilla Glass 6 to provide protection from drop and scratches. Powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 710, the device runs latest ColorOS 5.2 based on Android 8.1 Oreo. The R17 packs 8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage to offer smooth multitasking and huge storage space. R17 becomes the first OPPO’s smartphone to feature On-display fingerprint scanner.
Talking about the camera, R17 Pro has a triple camera setup on the rear which comprises of 12-megapixel + 20-megapixel + 3D sensors along with a 25-megapixel front-facing camera. One of the rear cameras does offer smart variable aperture of f1.5/f2.4. It automatically adjusts the aperture depending on the lighting conditions making images sharper and more clear in low light conditions.
“We are delighted to announce the entry of R series in the Indian market. At OPPO, we have always focussed on extensive research and development to create products that match the requirement of our consumers. We make products which are a combination of design and technology, keeping ‘beauty’ as the key element in all our products. Therefore, we have created a flawless product R17 Pro that integrates the best of new and innovative technology along with the best design to give our users a competitive, cutting-edge smartphone.”, said Will Yang, Brand Director, OPPO India.”
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 processor
- 6.4-inch AMOLED FHD+ display with Waterdrop notch, Corning Corning Glass 6
- 8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage
- 25MP (f/2.0) front camera
- 12MP (f/1.5-f/2.4) +20MP (f/2.6) + 3D Camera
- 2x1850mAh, SuperVOOC Flash Charge, Type C
- Android 8.1 (ColorOS 5.2)
- Colour – Radiant Mist/Emerald Green
The OPPO R17 Pro is priced at INR 45,990/- and the pre-order start from December 4th. R17 will be widely available on sale across stores from 7th Dec onwards. Alongside R17 Pro, OPPO has also unveiled R17 which is priced INR 34,990/-