OPPO R17 Pro Release Date, Price, Specs, and Features
Oppo R17 Pro is the upgraded version of the standard Oppo R17 which is reported to carry a whopping 8GB RAM. Recently, the R17 Pro suddenly appeared in a TV show’s screenshot which doesn’t reveal much about the device but the rumors and speculations give a good concept about the specs, features, release date, and price of the Oppo R17 Pro.
Release Date and Price
The Oppo R17 has unveiled on August 12-2018and the R17 Pro is still expected to make its debut later any time in August 2018. Rumors said it will take place on 23rd of August. Another report from My Smart Price suggests the handset will be launched on 28th of August. It is said to be priced at around $600.
Specs and Features
Oppo R17 Pro is rumored to have a 6.4-inch AMOLED Display, FHD+ resolution, triple 16MP + 20MP + 5MP Rear Camera setup, a 20MP selfie snapper, Face ID, Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 chipset, Adreno 616 GPU, 8GB RAM, 128GB Storage, 3415mAh battery and Fast Charging Support.
Design, Display, and OS
Oppo R17 Pro will be IP67 certified to provide water resistance up to 1 meter for 30 minutes. It is said to have 157.5 x 74.9 x 7.5 mm dimensions, a beautiful design, aluminum frame, a large display, 86.7% screen-to-body ratio, V-shaped top-notch with a selfie lens, and triple vertically-oriented rear camera lenses. Like the Oppo R17, it will house an in-display Fingerprint Sensor.
The Smartphone will boast 6.4 inches AMOLED display, 19:9 aspect ratio, 1080 x 2280 pixels resolution, 394 ppi density and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 paneled. It is said to be powered by Android 8.1 (Oreo) which will be updated to Android 9.0 (Pie).
Camera, Face ID, and Omoji
The Smartphone is carrying a 20MP (f/2.0) selfie camera with HDR support to make splendid photos and FHD video calls. It is rumored to support 3D facial recognition system for faster and secure Face Unlock. Moreover, the Oppo R17 Pro will be able to create Omoji (animated emoji), just like the Oppo Find X.
Surprisingly, you’ll find AI-powered Triple 16MP (f/1.5-f/2.4) + 20MP (f/1.7) + 5MP Camera lenses on the back. You can switch the main sensor either from f/1.5 to f/2.4 aperture or f/2.4 to f/1.5, just like the Galaxy Note 9. This info has appeared in a video mystery on Weibo which shows that the R17 Pro has triple rear cameras and the main lens can be switched to variable apertures. It will support 3x optical zoom.
Hardware and Storage
A benchmark report revealed the handset has a 10nm processor based Snapdragon 710 chipset and Adreno 616 GPU. It will pack 8GB RAM coupled with 128GB Storage. Micro SD card slot will be available as well.
The Pro model will get a 3415mAh battery which is slightly lower than 3500mAh one in the standard R17. Fast Charging will be there also.
Oppo R17 Pro will support Dual SIM slots, 3G and 4G networks, Wifi, Bluetooth v5.0, NFC, GPS, FM radio, 3.5 mm jack, and micro USB Type C.
It will be available in two charming body colors, Stream Blue and Neon Purple.