Oppo F9 Pro has been launched for the global market, this is coming just days after the F9 was introduced in China. The F9 Pro has the same specs and features with the F9.
It also boasts of the VOOC fast charging from Oppo, which offers 2-hour talk time for a 5 minutes charge. The Helio P60 takes the wheel underneath, while the front is built around a water-drop screen.
Oppo F9 Pro Key Specs and Features
・6.3-inch FHD+ LTPS TFT capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2340 pixels
・Android 8.1 Oreo with 4GB/6GB RAM
・Octa-core 2.0GHz MediaTek Helio P60
・64GB built-in storage
・16MP + 2MP rear camera and 25MP front camera
・3500mAh non-removable Battery
Design And Display
A masterpiece, the F9 Pro comes with ever-changing hues in different gradient colour options. It was also crafted with the industry’s first petal-shaped pattern, more like the Realme 1 but more exquisite.
At the top left corner, we can see the dual cameras in a horizontal position with the LED flash right beside it. It’s available in Sunrise Red, Twilight Blue and Starry Purple. It measures 8mm in thickness and weighs 169g overall.
The water-drop screen is here to stay guys, the F9 Pro comes with a selfie notch, leaving room for an almost 85% screen-to-body ratio. The bottom is super minimal as well.
The front is built around a tall 6.3-inch FHD+ LTPS TFT capacitive touchscreen. This has a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels and 409 pixels per inch density for clear and sharp visuals. It has a unique aspect ratio of 19.5:9.
Hardware and Software
The Helio P60 runs the show here, the chip was manufactured on a 12nm process technology. It comes with an octa-core processor clocking at 2.0GHz, while the Mali-G72 MP3 graphics card controls graphics.
There are two variants in terms of RAM for multitasking, a standard variant has 6GB RAM while the cheaper variant has 4GB RAM. The internal storage space is still the same on both variants, pegging at 64GB, even tho you can expand up to 256GB using a memory card.
Camera, Network And Connectivity
It’s equipped with dual 16MP + 2MP rear shooter with f/1.8 + f/2.4 aperture respectively. Although the 2MP shooter acts as the depth sensor for background blur. While the 25MP selfie shooter has f/2.0 aperture as well as its own notch.
The F9 Pro supports 4G LTE connectivity and accommodates dual Nano SIM. It has support for Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5mm jack, USB TypeC, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot and A-GPS, GLONASS.
Battery, Price And Availability
The Oppo F9 Pro is powered by a non-removable 3500mAh battery with VOOC fast charging technology. Oppo F9 Pro is available on shopping stores, starting from $299 to $349, that’s about (N100,000 – N120,000).
Full Specification Of Oppo F9 Pro
・Announced: August 2018
・Status: Available. August 2018
・Network Technology: GSM / WCDMA / LTE
・3G Support: WCDMA: B1 2100MHz / B8 900 MHz / 1900 MHz / 850 MHz
・4G Support: LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
・Dual SIM Support: Yes (Nano + Nano)
・Material Type: Plastic
・Dimensions: 156.7 x 74 x 8 mm
・Colour: Sunrise Red, Twilight Blue, Starry Purple
・Screen Type: LTPS TFT capacitive touchscreen
・Resolution: 1080 x 2340 pixels
・Pixel Density: 409ppi
・Screen to Body Ratio: 84%
・Operating system: Android 8.1 Oreo
・Processor: Octa-core 2.0GHz
・Chipset type: Mediatek MT6771 Helio P60
・Graphics Processing Unit: Mali-G72 MP3
・Memory Card Slot: Yes, up to 256GB
・Internal storage: 64GB
・Back Camera: 16MP + 2MP
・Front Camera: 25MP
・Back Flash: Yes, LED
・Front Flash: No
・WiFi Hotspot: Yes
・Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (Rear)
・Sensors: accelerometer, proximity, ambient light, compass, gyroscope
・3.5mm Audio Jack: Yes
・Standby Time: –
・Fast Charging: Yes