Chinese smartphone maker Oppo has today launched its R17 Pro and R17 smartphones in Mumbai today. Among the key features of Oppo R17 Pro smartphone are its triple rear camera setup, its in-display fingerprint sensor and its 3,700mAh battery. The smartphones are the first in India to come with SuperVOOC technology which enables them to be charged from 0 to 100% in just 40 minutes. Read on to know about the pricing details and specifications of Oppo R17 Pro and R17 smartphone:
Oppo R17 Pro, R17 price in India
Oppo R17 Pro mobile is only available in 8GB RAM/128GB storage option in India and is priced at Rs 45,990. On the other hand, the Oppo R17 smartphone, which is available in the same RAM/Storage configurations, costs Rs 34,990. Both the smartphones are exclusively available on Amazon India’s website and their pre-orders have begun. The first sale of Oppo R17 Pro and R17 is on December 7.
Oppo R17 Pro, R17 specifications
Oppo R17 Pro runs Android 8.1 Oreo with ColorOS 5.2 baked on top and comes with dual SIM functionality. The smartphone features a 6.4-inch full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) display that has an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. The display of Oppo R17 Pro has a hidden fingerprint sensor embedded in it, comes with a layer of Corning Gorilla Glass 6 for protection and a waterdrop notch. The new flagship by Oppo is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 processor clubbed with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of onboard storage.
On the camera front, the smartphone houses a triple rear camera setup with a 12MP sensor that has an f/1.5-2.4 variable aperture, a 20MP sensor that has an f/2.6 aperture and a TOF 3D stereo camera. The variable aperture is being called as smart aperture by the company. It shifts to f/1.5 at night and f/2.4 during the day. The smartphone also has Optical Image Stabilization and has Oppo’s AI Ultra Night mode. The smartphone is said to have Pixel-level colour reproduction and is touted for clicking very clear pictures at night. For selfies and video calls, there is a 25MP AI front-facing snapper.
Oppo R17 Pro packs a 3,700mAh battery and as we mentioned earlier, it is the first smartphone to come with Oppo’s Super VOOC flash charging technology. With this technology, the smartphone is claimed to charge from 0 to 100% in just 40 minutes. The company also said 40% of the battery can be charged in 10 minutes. It has also vouched for the safety of its Super VOOC flash charging technology.
Connectivity options of the smartphone include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, and a USB Type-C port. Oppo R17 Pro comes with an accelerometer, an ambient light sensor, a gyroscope, and a proximity sensor.
Speaking of Oppo R17, most of the specifications of the smartphone are the same as Oppo R17 Pro’s. The younger sibling is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 processor and sports a different set of rear cameras. Oppo R17 Pro comes with 16MP and 5MP dual rear cameras. The selfie camera remains unchanged. The smartphone houses a 3,500mAh battery that also supports Super VOOC flash charging technology.