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OPPO F17 and F17 Pro with quad cameras, 30W fast charging launched in India: price, specifications

On: September 2, 2020

Earlier in January this year, OPPO had launched the F15 mid-range smartphone. Now, the brand has launched its successor called the OPPO F17. Unlike the F15, the latest offering comes in standard and Pro variants. 

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

The OPPO F17 and F17 Pro are quite different in terms of specifications. The former comes with toned-down specs but an upgraded processor compared to the F15. Both smartphones feature a square-shaped camera module, an in-display fingerprint scanner and a 30W VOOC flash charging. The OPPO F17 series will compete against the POCO X2 and Realme 6 in the sub-Rs 20,000 price segment. 

OPPO F17 and F17 Pro specifications and features

The OPPO F17 Pro on the left and F17 on the right.

The OPPO F17 and F17 Pro smartphones sport FHD+ sAMOLED displays measuring 6.44-inches. The former comes with a waterdrop notch while the latter features a dual punch-hole cutout at the top left corner. Both devices are equipped with an in-screen fingerprint scanner. The F17 series is touted to be the sleekest phone measuring 7.48mm.

On the back, the F17 features a leather-like texture while the Pro variant has a shiny matte finish. Both smartphones sport a square-shaped camera module with the standard variant featuring an outer metal layer around it. 

In the photography department, the OPPO F17 Pro’s quad-camera setup comprises a 48MP f/1.8 main sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, 2MP portrait lens and another 2MP mono sensor. In the front, the punch-hole cutout accommodates a 16MP main snapper paired with a 2MP depth sensor. On the other hand, the standard F17 retains the same setup as the Pro variant but with a 16MP primary lens. The camera on both smartphones comes packed with various AI features. 

Under the hood, the OPPO F17 Pro houses the MediaTek Helio P95 chipset. It is paired with 8GB RAM and 128GB onboard storage. The OPPO F17 is powered by the Snapdragon 662 processor and is offered in four RAM and storage configurations up to 8GB and 128GB respectively.

The OPPO F17 and F17 Pro are backed by a 4,015mAh and 4,000mAh battery units respectively with both supporting 30W fast charging tech. The smartphones run ColorOS 7.2 based on Android 10. The Pro variant offers an Air Gesture feature that lets users pick up calls without touching their hands. 

OPPO F17 and F17 Pro price in India

The OPPO F17 Pro’s price is set at Rs 22,990 for the 8GB + 128GB variant. It is available for pre-order now with sales commencing from September 7th. The OPPO F17’s pricing and availability has not been announced. But it will be offered in 4GB + 64GB, 4GB + 128GB, 6GB + 128GB and 8GB + 128GB RAM and storage configurations.

The standard F17 is offered in Navy Blue, Classic Silver and Dynamic Orange colours while the F17 Pro can be availed in Magic Blue, Matte Black and Metallic White colour options.

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Viraj Gawde

Viraj loves being in the creative field. Being a tech guy and resident tech advisor for his friends and family, his interest lies in smartphones, laptops and cameras. Passionate about creating art, his forte lies in photography. In his downtime, he loves gaming on his self-built rig and supporting FC Barcelona.