OPPO R17, OPPO R17 Pro have waterdrop notches & in-display fingerprint scanners

OPPO R17, OPPO R17 Pro have waterdrop notches & in-display fingerprint scanners

The OPPO R17 and the OPPO R17 Pro are finally here, and they pack some impressive specifications for an above-average price. Both phones feature a waterdrop shaped notch and in-display fingerprint scanners, but they begin to differ a lot more when it comes down to the hardware specifications. They both bare a striking resemblance to the recently released Oppo F9/Oppo F9 Pro.

OPPO R17

Oppo R17 Pro

The Oppo R17

The Oppo R17 is the slightly cheaper and less powerful variant of the two. It features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 processor with 6GB or 8GB of RAM and a 6.4-inch display. What’s more, it’s got the newly released Gorilla Glass 6 (as predicted) and a whopping 128GB of storage. A dual camera setup is also present on the back, comprised of a 16MP shooter and a 5MP secondary shooter. The front-facing camera is a single 25MP sensor. You can check out the full specs below.

Specification Oppo R17
CPU Qualcomm Snapdragon 670
RAM 6GB/8GB
Camera Rear: 16MP primary sensor (f/1.8) + 5MP secondary sensor
Front: 25MP sensor (f/2.0)
Storage 128GB
Dimensions and weight 157.5 × 74.9 × 7.5mm, 182 grams
Display 6.4-inch (2280 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 19:9 aspect ratio display with  91.5% screen-to-body ratio, Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection
Audio 3.5mm headphone jack, speaker
Battery 3,500mAh supports VOOC Flash Charge
Ports USB-C charging port, 3.5mm headphone jack
Colours Twilight Blue, and Starry Purple
Miscellaneous Dual SIM, no NFC, ColorOS 5.2 based on Android 8.1, In-display fingerprint scanner
Price 3199 yuan ($465 / Rs. 32,620)
Availability Oppo’s own site, JD, Lynx and Suning in China from August 30th.

The Oppo R17 Pro

The Oppo R17 Pro is the company’s premium variant of this device. With a Qualcomm Snapdragon 710, 8GB of RAM, and a triple variable aperture camera set up, this phone will certainly grab the attention of many. The 6.4-inch full HD display is also present here along with Gorilla Glass 6 and 128GB of storage. Where this phone really shines is the camera and SuperVOOC Flash Charge. SuperVOOC debuted with the Lamborghini edition of the Oppo Find X, promising a 40% charge in about 10 minutes. It’s an insanely fast charger. You can check out the rest of its specs below as well.

Specification Oppo R17 Pro
CPU Qualcomm Snapdragon 710
RAM 8GB
Camera Rear: 12MP primary sensor (f/1.5/f/2.4 variable aperture) + 20MP secondary sensor f/2.6 + Time of Flight (TOF) 3D camera
Front: 25MP sensor (f/2.0)
Storage 128GB
Dimensions and weight 157.6 × 74.6 × 7.9mm, 183 grams
Display 6.4-inch (2280 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 19:9 aspect ratio display with 100% NTSC color gamut, Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection
Audio 3.5mm headphone jack, speaker
Battery 3,700mAh supports SuperVOOC Flash Charge
Ports USB-C charging port, 3.5mm headphone jack
Colours Fog gradient
Miscellaneous Dual SIM, NFC, ColorOS 5.2 based on Android 8.1, in-display fingerprint scanner
Price 4299 yuan ($509 / Rs. 43,830)
Availability Oppo’s own site, JD, Lynx and Suning in China from August 30th.

Oppo R17 via FoneArena Oppo R17 Pro via FoneArena

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