Oppo has announced the R9 and R9 Plus smartphones at an event in China just as it promised, the R9 and R9 Plus smartphones feature a 16-megapixel front camera which should offer great selfies and video chats, a massive 4GB of Ram for immersive multi-tasking. The Oppo R9 is priced at US$ 430 or Rs.28,754 approx and will be available in Rose Gold and Golden colors while the Oppo R9 Plus is priced at $510 or Rs.33,876. Both these smartphones will go on for sale starting from April 12th, 2016. No word on the global roll out. Let’s quickly look at the specifications of Oppo R9 and R9 Plus.
Oppo R9 Plus and R9 Specifications:
Oppo R9 Plus specifications:
Just as the name suggest, the Plus variant of the Oppo R9 sports a 6-inches Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels) AMOLED display and is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 652Soc clocked at 1.8GHz Octa-Core processor with Adreno 510 GPU. It packs in 4GB of Ram and 64/128GB internal storage with a MicroSD card slot for memory expansion up to 128GB. The Oppo R9 Plus runs on Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop) with ColorOS 3.0.
Talking about the camera, there is a 16-megapixel rear Sony IMX298 camera sensor with PDAF, f/2.0 aperture, LED flash and on the front also we have a 16-megapixel shooter with f/2.0 aperture. The Oppo R9 Plus also features a Fingerprint sensor for extra security and protection. Connectivity features include 4G LTE with VoLTE, Hybrid Dual SIM WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (dual-band), Bluetooth 4.1, GPS. A 4120mAh battery with VOOC Flash Charge that Oppo introduced.
Oppo R9 specifications
The regular Oppo R9 sports a smaller 5.5-inches Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels) AMOLED display compared to the 6-inches found on R9 Plus. It is powered by MediaTek Helio P10 Soc clocked at 2.0GHz Octa-Core processor with 700MHz Mali T860MP2 GPU for gaming. We have 4GB of RAM and 64GB internal memory that can be further expanded via a MicroSD card slot for memory expansion. The Oppo R9 also runs on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop.
In the camera department, we have a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture, LED Flash, and can record UHD 4K videos. On the front, we have a big 16-megapixel shooter for selfies and video calls. Like the R9 Plus, the R9 also features a fingerprint sensor on the home button. Connectivity features include 4G LTE with VoLTE, Hybrid Dual SIM, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (dual-band), Bluetooth 4.0, GPS. A 2850mAh battery with VOOC Flash Charge on board.