In the Indonesian market, OPPO introduced OPPO F9 . Whereas in Shanghai, China, OPPO introduced OPPO R17 . Both come to the market with a very similar design, which has pieces of bangs like water droplets aka “waterdrop”.
OPPO R17 arrived with a 6.4-inch screen and a screen-to-body ratio of 91.5%. One thing that is not less interesting, the OPPO R17 screen has been protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 6 . Bezel on all four sides is also very thin aka bezel-less.
At the back, OPPO R17 comes with a gradation color design with a variety of color choices, including Streamer Blue, Neon Violet , and Foggy with a more subtle gradation effect. The smartphone body is also coated with glass so that the color gradation effect is more pleasing to the eye.
In terms of embedded hardware specifications, OPPO R17 is powered by a Snapdragon 670 chipset with a 2.2 GHz clock speed. Yes! OPPO R17 is the first smartphone to come with the support of Qualcomm’s Snapdragon chipset. As for the GPU there is Adreno 615 .
There are two choices of RAM offered, namely 6 GB and 8 GB. Both are paired with 128 GB of internal storage. Unlike OPPO F9, OPPO also provides R17 with the Color OS 5.2 interface based on Android 8.1 aka Oreo .
For matters of power supply, OPPO R17 has been equipped with a capacity of 3,500 mAh. Interestingly, OPPO also buried fast charging features, namely VOOC Flash Charge which is claimed to be able to supply up to 100% battery power in minutes.
Furthermore, OPPO R17 also comes with fingerprint scanner support on the screen aka under display fingerprint. Because it is marketed in China, this modern fingerprint scanner support also supports WeChat and Alipay payments .
So what about the camera support? There is a 25 MP lens that is loaded by OPPO as a front camera. OPPO also equipped it with AI Beauty Recognition . While on the back is a dual-camera 21 MP + 8 MP which is also equipped with the artificial intelligence feature .
OPPO R17 for version 6 GB / 128 GB sells for 3,199 Yuan or around Rp . 6,8 million . While 8 GB / 128 GB is sold for 3,499 Yuan or around Rp . 7.4 million . There is also a gradation color offering with fog light effect (8GB RAM + 128GB ROM which sells for 3,599 Yuan or around IDR7.6 million .