After being listed on the official website of the company, Oppo R 17 has been finally launched in China. The Oppo R17 with 8GB of RAM and 128GB storage is priced at 3499 Yuan and it is now available for pre-order from the official Oppo website.
The smartphone will be available for sale in China from 30 August and it comes in Twilight Blue and Starry Purple colours.
In terms of the core hardware, the R17 packs an octa-core Snapdragon 670 SoC, which comes with a two performance-oriented 2.0GHz Kryo 360 cores, and the six Kryo 360 cores clocked at 1.7 GHz. As mentioned above, the phone comes in only one storage and RAM variant with 8GB of RAM and 128GB internal storage.
The OPPO R17 will be the company’s first smartphone to feature the in-display fingerprint sensor. As of now, there is no official announcement regarding the OPPO R17 Pro.
Specification of Oppo R17
The Oppo R17 comes with a 6.4-inch full HD+ display with 1080×2280 pixel resolution and 19:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone comes with the same water drop like notch which increases the screen to body ratio to 91.5%. This is the first smartphone in the world to come up with a coating of Corning Gorilla Glass 6.
The handset is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 processor paired with 8GB of RAM. The device offers 128GB internal storage which can be expanded further by adding a microSD card. The dual-SIM device runs Android 8.1 Oreo operating system topped with the company’s own layer of customisation.
The smartphone comes with a dual rear camera and in-display fingerprint sensor. The rear of the device houses a 16MP primary shooter with f/1.8 aperture and a 5MP secondary sensor with LED flash. The front of the smartphone is home to a 25MP selfie camera with AI, 3D Portrait, Sony IMX576 sensor and f/2.0 aperture.
Measuring 157.5×74.9×7.5mm, the Oppo R17 is backed by a 3500mAh battery with VOOC Flash Charge. In terms of connectivity, the smartphone offer 4G, VoLTE,3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and USB Type C.