OPPO F17 and F17 Pro launching in India on September 2nd

Since the last few days, OPPO has been teasing the launch of its upcoming F17 series. The brand will introduce two variants in the lineup, a standard F17 and F17 Pro. Now, the smartphone maker has scheduled a launch event on September 2nd at 7pm where it will announce the F17 series. The event will be live-streamed on the brand’s social media channels as well as YouTube. 

Also Read: OPPO F15 review: a stylish smartphone with a dated processor

The OPPO F17 will arrive as the successor to the OPPO F15 that debuted earlier this year. The Pro model is expected to be a slightly upgraded variant of the standard F17. OPPO has also put up a dedicated page of the F17 Pro on its website revealing some of its key specifications.

OPPO F17 and F17 Pro specifications and features

The OPPO F17 series will arrive as the thinnest and lightest smartphone.

The OPPO F17 Pro will feature a sleek design at 7.84-inches in thickness and and weighing 164 grams. The Pro variant is confirmed to feature a dual punch-hole sAMOLED display measuring 6.43-inches. It will be equipped with an in-screen fingerprint scanner. The smartphone will sport a square-shaped 48MP quad-camera setup. It will come with various AI-related camera features. The F17 Pro is confirmed to support 30W VOOC Flash Charge 4.0 technology. The F17 series will be offered in multiple colour options.  

As for the standard OPPO F17, tipster Ishan Agarwal revealed that the smartphone will offer the same 6.44-inch sAMOLED display as the Pro model, but the former will come with a waterdrop notch. The device will run on a Snapdragon 662 SoC paired with 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. The smartphone will feature a downgraded 16MP quad-camera setup. It will draw its power from a 4,000mAh battery with support for 30W charging. 

The OPPO F17 and F17 Pro are expected to be priced below Rs 25,000 in India. We will have to wait till next week to find out more details about the smartphones. 

Viraj Gawde

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