Oppo had a big event in China yesterday, where the company announced a pair of TWS earphones, smart TV, and a fitness band. To top it up, they also introduced a new 5G smartphone called Oppo K9 5G. in this article, we shall be looking at the full specification, price, and release date of the Oppo K9.
K9 5G Specification
The Oppo K9 5G is powered by the Snapdragon 768G SoC, and runs on Android 11-based ColorOS 11.1. it has two memory configurations – 8GB/128GB and 8GB/256GB.
The phone also features a 3D liquid-cooling system for sustained performance. Its display is a 6.43-inch FullHD+ 90Hz Samsung-made AMOLED screen with a 180Hz touch sampling rate. The display also has a sixth-gen fingerprint reader underneath sourced from Goodix.
Moving to the camera department, the K9 5G comes with a total of four cameras. The comprises a 32MP selfie shooter which resides inside the punch hole, a 64MP primary camera on the rear which is joined by an 8MP ultrawide, and a 2MP macro unit.
Powering the entire phone is a 4300mAh battery that draws power through a USB-C port at up to 65W.
The Oppo K9 5G also has a 3.5mm headphone jack, 360° surround antenna, dual-mode 5G (SA/NSA) support, and is available in two color options – black and gradient.
Oppo K9 5G Price
The Oppo K9 5G price is CNY1,999 ($310/€255) for the 8GB/128GB variant, and CNY2,199 ($340/€280) for the 8GB/256GB version.
Oppo K9 5G Release date
The Oppo K9 5G Release date in China is slated for May 11, 2021, and sales will begin on the same date. The phone is already up for pre-orders in China and those who pre-book one will get a discount of CNY100. There are no words concerning the availability outside China at the moment.
Oppo K9 5G Full Specification
GSM / CDMA / HSPA / CDMA2000 / LTE / 5G
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
1, 3, 4, 5, 8, 28, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41
1, 3, 28, 41, 77, 78 SA/NSA
HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G
2021, May 06
Coming soon. Exp. release 2021, May 11
159.1 x 73.4 x 7.9 mm (6.26 x 2.89 x 0.31 in)
172 g (6.07 oz)
Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Super AMOLED, 90Hz, 430 nits (typ), 750 nits (peak)