Yesterday, the 15th of August 2018, marks the official unveiling of the Oppo F9. The new phone boasts of a 90.8% screen-to-body ratio. The 19.5:9 aspect ratio screen covers most of the front as it features a small V-shaped notch. At the notch, you will find a 25MP selfie camera with hardware support for HDR. Read on and set your eyes on the Oppo F9 full specifications, features, price as well as release date.
Oppo F9 Features
Like you already know, the Oppo F9 has a 25MP selfie camera. At the rear, you will find a dual camera setup made up of 16MP + 2MP shooter. The 2MP sensor is used for bokeh effects while the 16MP sensor does most of the work.
The Oppo F9 is powered by Helio P60 chipset, which specializes in Artificial Intelligence (AI) tasks. The AI features also extends to the camera, as it has AI Beautification 2.1. The chipset is paired with either a 4GB RAM or 6GB RAM, depending on the option you bought. Both RAM options came with 64GB internal storage. The Oppo F9 runs on Color OS 5.2 based on Android 8.1 Oreo.
The Oppo F9 came with a 6.3 inch screen with 2340 x 1080 pixel resolution. The display is a LTPS TFT panel which promises a solid 450 nits of brightness. The screen is the first to have a Gorilla Glass 6 protection, just like the Oppo R17.
The Oppo F9 also came with a large 3500mAh battery, with VOOC flash charge support. On the top of the phone you will find a 3.5mm headphone jack. The back of the Oppo F9 has a gradient paint job which is available in three colours; Twilight Blue, Sunrise Red, and Starry Purple. The first two colour has a tessellated pattern while the Starry option is speckled with gold stars.
Oppo F9 Specifications
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2|
|3G bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100|
|4G bands||LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat13 600/100 Mbps|
|Status||Coming soon. Exp. release 2018, August|
|Dimensions||156.7 x 74 x 8 mm (6.17 x 2.91 x 0.31 in)|
|Weight||169 g (5.96 oz)|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Type||LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||6.3 inches, 97.4 cm2 (~84.0% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~409 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 6|
|– ColorOS 5.2|
|OS||Android 8.1 (Oreo)|
|Chipset||Mediatek MT6771 Helio P60|
|CPU||Octa-core (4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|Card slot||microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)|
|Internal||64 GB, 6 GB or 4 GB RAM|
|Dual||16 MP, f/1.8, PDAF
2 MP, depth sensor
|Features||LED flash, HDR, panorama|
|Single||25 MP, f/2.0|
|Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||4.2, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS|
|USB||microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM|
|– Fast battery charging: VOOC Flash Charge 5V/4A 20W
– MP4/H.264 player
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
– Document viewer
– Photo/video editor
|Non-removable Li-Po 3500 mAh battery|
|Colours||Sunrise Red, Twilight Blue, Starry Purple|
|Price||About 290 EUR|
Oppo F9 Price and Release Date
The Oppo F9 is already available for pre-order and it will be shipped and released on August 24. The price is Vietnam is VND7,690,000, which is $330 in the United States and €290 in Europe.