Last updated on November 14th, 2018 at 01:00 pm
The OPPO’s R Series, which is, for a long time not usually brought commercially in the Philippines, is finally here.
The OPPO R17 Pro is now official.
At the Thanksgiving Party of OPPO for the media and its partners held at the Ballroom of Mariott Manila, the R17 made a center stage.
Armed with a massive display of 6.4 inches, the OPPO R17 Pro’s screen has 2.5D curved glass, a Gorilla Glass 6 protection, and an AMOLED screen.
It is powered by Snapdragon 710 chipset, has 8GB RAM and 128GB of storage, which is expandable up to 256GB.
One of the winning features this smartphone has is the SuperVOOC, which was implemented in the Find X Lamborghini Edition. This feature will charge R17 Pro’s 3,700 mAH battery from zero to 85% in just 35 minutes.
The in-display fingerprint scanner has been implemented in this device as well aside from the classic unlocking features such as password, pattern and face unlock.
Also, there are three camera setup at the back: a 12MP dual f/1.5 and f/2.4 aperture lens, 20MP f/2.6 and the 3D TOF depth camera. All has OIS feature with dual-tone LED flash to assist in a better photography setup.
The front camera 25MP f/2.0 with AI Beauty Recognition and screen flash.
OPPO R17 Pro Specs Philippines
|Display||6.4-inch 2.5D curved Gorilla Glass 6 protected AMOLED screen w/ 2340 x 1080 resolution at 402 ppi|
|CPU||2.2GHz 64-bit Snapdragon 710 octa-core processor|
|ROM||128GB expandable via microSD card slot up to 256GB|
|Cameras||12MP (f/1.5/f/2.4) + 20MP + 3D TOF depth camera w/ OIS and dual-tone LED flash|
|25MP f/2.0 w/ AI Beauty Recognition and screen flash|
|Battery||3,700mAh w/ SuperVOOC flash charge|
|OS||Android 8.1 Oreo w/ ColorsOS 5.2|
|Connectivity||WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz/5GHz), 700MHz 4G LTE, Bluetooth 5, OTG, GPS, A-GPS, dual SIM|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, light, orientation, proximity, gyroscope, sound, magnetic|
|Others||Fingerprint sensor, 3D face unlock|
|Dimensions||157.6 x 74.6 x 7.9 mm|
OPPO R17 Pro Hands-on Video
The OPPO R17 Pro will be available with a price tag of P38,990.
Pre-order starts November 8, 2018 which will come with a free item worth P2,900.
It will be carried by Globe Postpaid under ThePlan 2,499.
For BDO Credit Card holders, you will enjoy zero percent interest for 12 months maximum.
For Home Credit, they will offer it for 15 and 18 month Easy Plan.