OPPO recently launched the budget-friendly A9 smartphone in China. The smartphone is currently on sale in China in a single memory configuration with 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. OPPO has now listed another variant of the OPPO A9 on its Chinese online store, featuring 4GB RAM and 128GB storage.
OPPO A9 4GB RAM + 128GB Storage Variant to Go on Sale in China Starting May 10
The OPPO A9 4GB RAM variant will be going on sale in China for the first time on May 10. Thanks to lower RAM, the new variant of the OPPO A9 will cost CNY 1,399. In comparison, the 6GB RAM variant of the phone is priced at CNY 1,699. Just like the 6GB RAM variant, the 4GB RAM variant will be available in Mica Green, Jade White, and Fluorite Purple colors. Registrations for the new variant are now live on the OPPO Shop website for consumers in China.
The OPPO A9 comes with a 6.53-inch IPS LCD waterdrop screen featuring Full HD+ resolution and an ultra-tall 19.5:9 aspect ratio. Protecting the large display is a layer of Corning Gorilla Glass 5. When it comes to the screen-to-body ratio, the smartphone impresses with its high 90.7% ratio. The budget Android smartphone is powered by a 12nm MediaTek Helio P70 octa-core processor clocked at up to 2.1 GHz with a Mali-G72 MP3 GPU. Thanks to a microSD card slot, the OPPO A9 supports further storage expansion up to 256GB.
Moving on to the camera hardware, OPPO A9 offers a 16MP + 2MP dual-camera setup on the back with support for Full HD video recording. On the front of the handset is a 16MP snapper for selfies as well as video calling. Apart from its Reno-inspired design, one of the other major highlights of the OPPO A9 is its large 4020mAh capacity battery. Fast charging is supported as well. As for software, OPPO A9 runs on the company’s latest ColorOS 6.0 software based on Android 9.0 Pie.