Chinese smartphone maker Oppo is all set to showcase its flagship smartphone, R17 Pro in India next month. The company has sent out media invites for a launch event scheduled for December 4 in Mumbai and is expected to launch the Oppo R17 Pro smartphone there. According to a report in Gadgets 360, Oppo has confirmed that it will not be launching the R17 smartphone at its launch event next month.
Among the key features of Oppo R17 Pro mobile are a waterdrop-shaped notch, an in-display fingerprint sensor and Super VOOC charging technology. Here’s a look at the specifications and the expected pricing of the smartphone in India:
Oppo R17 Pro specifications
Oppo R17 Pro smartphone comes with dual SIM functionality and features a 6.4-inch full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) display with an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. The smartphone runs Android 8.1 Oreo skinned with ColorOS 5.2 and is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 processor. Oppo’s flagship smartphone comes with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of onboard storage.
For imaging duties, there is a triple rear camera setup that comes with a 12MP sensor with an f/1.5-2.4 variable aperture, a 20MP sensor with an f/2.6 aperture, and a TOF 3D stereo camera. Oppo R17 Pro houses a 25MP front facing snapper that can be used for selfies and video calls. The smartphone packs a 3,700mAh battery that comes with Oppo’s proprietary Super VOOC fast charging technology.
For connectivity, the device offers support for 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, and a USB Type-C port. Sensors on the Oppo R17 Pro smartphone include an accelerometer, an ambient light sensor, a gyroscope, an in-display fingerprint sensor, and a proximity sensor.
Oppo R17 Pro expected price
There is no official word on the pricing of Oppo R17 Pro smartphone. The smartphone has already been launched in China where it is priced at CNY 4,299. On conversion, this becomes approximately Rs 44,100. If it does retain that price tag in Indian market, it will be directly competing with the likes of OnePlus 6T. As of now, there is no information on the availability of the smartphone but we do know that it will come in Condensed Green and Fog gradient colour options. It is also worth noticing that a few weeks back, the rebranded version of the smartphone was launched in Europe.