Oppo R17 the first Phone with Snapdragon 670 and Gorilla Glass 6 Goes official
The Chinese manufacturer Oppo launched the most amazing smartphone of the year the Oppo find X which houses the unique moving mechanism to house the cameras and the sensors. The company didn’t stop here and started teasing two other smartphones the Oppo F9 Pro which is scheduled to launch on August 15 and another the Oppo R17 which is announced by the company today on its official website.
The main highlights of Oppo R17 are that it will be powered by the Snapdragon 670 processor and will feature the Corning Gorilla 6 protection. Both of these features will be used first time in any smartphone making the R17 first phone to have these features.
Oppo R17 Specifications :
As far as the specifications are concerned the smartphone is equipped with 6.4-inch Full HD + Display with a tiny notch or what company calls the waterdrop notch. The smartphone is housed by the Snapdragon Qualcomm 670 processor which was announced recently coupled with whooping 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage.
In terms of optics, the Oppo R17 sports vertically stacked dual rear camera setup with a combination of 16 Megapixel and 5 Megapixel cameras. On the front, the device features a 25 Megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture that has capabilities of 3D portrait, facial recognition and offers tons of AI beautification features.
Another major thing to be highlighted is its In-display fingerprint sensor. The phone is fueled by the 3,500 mAh battery with the company’s VOOC fast charging technology.
As per the listing on the official website, the Oppo R17 will be available in two different colours namely the streamer Blue and Neon Purple. The details about the pricing of the smartphone are unknown, yet. However, it is already up for pre-orders and will be available openly in China from August 18.