A Chinese smartphone company, Oppo teased that the first ever the company’s R series smartphone coming to India. Now, the company sent out media invites for the product launch event on December 4 in Mumbai. Where the company unveiled the Oppo R17 Pro smartphone. The company launched the Oppo R17 Pro in its home market a few months ago along with Oppo R17 phone. The company launch only Pro version of the Oppo R17 smartphone. The phone will have water drop notch design, under display fingerprint scanner, 8 GB of RAM and Super VOOC charging feature.
In terms of specifications, the Oppo R17 Pro has 6.4-inch AMOLED display panel that supports 1080×2340 pixels of resolution and offers 19.5:9aspect ratio. The phone also offers a 91.5% screen to body ratio. The screen panel of the phone protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 6. It powered by Octa-Core CPU under the hood along with Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 chipset. There is 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB internal storage, it supports micro SD card too for more storage.
There are triple vertically placed camera sensors on the back side of the phone. There are 12-megapixel wide-angle camera sensor with f/1.5 to f/2.5 variable aperture, 20-megapixel camera sensor with f/2.6 aperture and TOF 3D stereo camera sensor. On the front side, there is a 25-megapixel camera for selfies and video calls which placed inside the notch. The selfie camera comes with f/2.0 aperture. It packed with 3,700 mAh capacity battery inside the body that supports Super VOOC fast charging technology.
The phone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out of the box along with ColorOS 5.2 UI running on top. The body dimensions of the phone are 157.6×74.6×7.9mm and weight is 183 grams. In terms of connectivity, the phone comes with 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi, NFC, GPS and USB Type-C port.
However, the price of the Oppo R17 Pro smartphone has been not confirmed, yet. The R17 Pro available in China at 4,299 Yuan (~$620, ~Rs. 43,800) price tag. The phone will available in two color options, Condensed Green and Fog gradient. The phone expected to come with a similar price tag to a OnePlus 6T smartphone. The pre-order of the phone will start from December 1st.