Oppo F9 Pro Set to Launch in India on 21 August: Media Invites Rolled Out

Oppo F9 Pro Set to Launch in India on 21 August: Media Invites Rolled Out

Oppo F9 Pro Set to Launch in India on 21 August: Media Invites Rolled Out

by August 9, 2018

Chinese smartphone maker Oppo has been teasing its upcoming smartphones Oppo F9 and F9 Pro for quite some time now. The teasers have so far revealed the waterdrop notch design, VOOC Flash charging capability and back panel design with gradient colors. Now, the company has sent out media invites for the launch event of Oppo F9 Pro in India scheduled on August 21.  The invite reads, “Come witness, The Breaking new vision. Oppo invites you to unveil the perfect blend of art and technology. 21st August 2018.” Although the invite doesn’t explicitly mention the name of the phone to be launched, it is highly speculated to be the F9 Pro as the same has been teased several times in the recent past.

OPPO-F9-Pro-India-Launch-InviteOppo F9 Pro Features and Specifications:

Based on the information available so far, the F9 Pro will sport a 6.3-inch Full HD+ notched display at 2280 x 1080 pixels resolutions and 19:9 aspect ratio resulting into 90.8 per cent screen-to-body ratio. The display comes with a waterdrop-like notch at the top. The handset will have a gradient polished back for a premium feel and the fingerprint sensor will also be placed on the back along with a horizontally stacked dual camera set up comprising of 16-megapixel rear primary camera with LED flash and f/1.85 aperture and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor. The front will host an impressive 25-megapixel selfie snapper with f/1.0 aperture, Sony IMX576 sensor and AI features.

Under the hood, the device will be powered by MediaTek Helio P60 octa-core processor along with ARM Mali-G72 MP3 GPU and 4GB or 6GB of RAM. However, the company may launch only the 6GB RAM variant in India. The inbuilt storage capacity of the phone will be 64GB and 128GB which can be expanded further up to 256GB using a microSD card. The device is fueled a 3,500mAh battery with VOOC flash charging support that can provide up to 2 hours of talk time with just 5 minutes of charge. There is no information available yet regarding the software of the device, but we expect it to run Android 8.1 Oreo OS out of the box.

  • 6.3-inch Full HD+ notched display
  • MediaTek Helio P60 octa-core processor
  • ARM Mali-G72 MP3 GPU
  • 4GB or 6GB of RAM
  • 64GB or 128GB onboard storage (256GB expandable)
  • 3,500mAh battery capacity
  • 16MP + 2MP dual rear camera
  • 25MP selfie camera
  • Android 8.1 Oreo OS

In terms of dimensions, the Oppo F9 Pro will measure 156.7 x 74 x 7.9 mm.  The connectivity options include in the phone are Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, USB-C port and 3.5mm audio jack. It is expected to come in three color options- Sunrise Red, Twilight Blue, and Starry Purple. The speculated price in under Rs. 30,000.

Stay tuned with us for all the latest updates of Oppo F9 Pro launch in India.