After lots of teasing Oppo has launched F9 and F9 Pro, their new mid-ranger smartphones in India. Both phones has very similar specifications such as 6.3-inch Full HD+ WaterDrop Screen which has a small notch on top for front camera similar to Essential PH1. The display features a 90.8% screen-to-body ratio, is powered by 2GHz Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P60 12nm processor, 64GB Internal storage with dedicated MicroSD card expandable upto 256 GB. It runs Android 8.1 (Oreo) with Color OS 5.2 on top and comes with 3500mAh battery.
The phone features a dual-camera setup on the back, the primary sensor is a 16MP with f/1.8 aperture and secondary sensor is 2MP for capturing the portrait mode photos. On the front, F9 Pro comes with a 25MP Sony IMX576 sensor while F9 has 16MP sensor. Other difference includes support for VOOC Flash Charge fast changing technology in F9 Pro that promises 2 hours of talk time with 5-minute charge and has 6GB of RAM. Where as Oppo F9 has 4GB of RAM and doesn’t have support for VOOC Flash charge.
OPPO F9, F9 Pro specifications
- 6.3-inch (2280 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 19.5:9 waterdrop display
- Octa Core MediaTek Helio P60 12nm processor (Quad 2GHz Cortex A73 + Quad 2GHz Cortex A53 CPUs) with ARM Mali-G72 MP3 GPU
- 4GB RAM ( 6GB for F9 Pro ) , 64GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 256GB
- Dual SIM (nano + nano) and Dedicated microSD
- ColorOS 5.2 based on Android 8.1 (Oreo)
- 16MP rear camera with LED flash, f/1.85 aperture, secondary 2MP camera
- 16MP front camera for F9
- 25MP front camera, f/2.0 aperture, AI, Sony IMX576 sensor for F9 Pro
- Rear Fingerprint sensor
- 3.5mm audio jack
- Dimensions: 156.7x74x7.9mm; Weight: 169g
- Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS
- 3500mAh (typical) / 3415mAh (minimum) battery with VOOC Flash charge for F9 Pro
The OPPO F9 Pro comes in gradient colors such as Sunrise Red, Twilight Blue and Starry Purple color, is priced at Rs. 23,990 ( $344 ) and will be available for pre-order starting today through Flipkart, Amazon.in and offline stores and will go on sale from September 1st. Oppo F9 comes in Black and Purple colors, and priced at Rs. 19,990 ( $274 ). It will go on sale in India soon.