Earlier this month, OPPO launched the OPPO F17 series in India. It consisted of the standard F17 and a Pro variant of the same. At the time of launch, OPPO had revealed the pricing and availability of only the F17 Pro. Now the brand has announced the standard F17’s price and availability.
The OPPO F17 is the successor to the F15 that was launched earlier this year. The latest offering comes with an upgraded design and a Snapdragon chipset, compared to its predecessor’s MediaTek processor. As you can tell from the name, the F17 is a stripped-down variant of the F17 Pro.
OPPO F17 specifications and features
The OPPO F17 features a 6.44-inch AMOLED display bearing FHD+ resolution with a waterdrop notch. It is equipped with an in-screen fingerprint scanner. The smartphone has a slim body measuring just 7.45mm. Design-wise, the OPPO F17 features a leather-like texture pattern on the back panel with an outer metal layer around the square camera module. The smartphone can be availed in three colour options including Dynamic Orange, Navy Blue and Classic Silver.
The OPPO F17’s quad-camera setup comprises a 16MP primary sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide lens, 2MP retro shooter and a 2MP mono unit. The device features a 16MP front-facing snapper for selfies. The smartphone also comes with EIS for stable and clear video recording.
In terms of performance, the OPPO F17 is powered by a Snapdragon 662 processor. It is offered in two RAM configurations of 6GB and 8GB. Both options offer 128GB onboard storage. The OPPO F17 is backed by a 4,015mAh battery unit with support for 30W fast charging. The smartphone runs ColorOS 7.2 based on Android 10.
OPPO F17 price in India
The OPPO F17 is up for pre-orders from today with sales commencing from September 21st across leading e-commerce websites as well as offline stores in the country. The 6GB + 128GB variant is priced at Rs 17,990 while the 8GB + 128GB configuration will retail at Rs 19,990.
Customers purchasing the smartphone offline can avail a 7.5 percent cashback on ICICI Bank, Federal Bank and Bank of Baroda debit and credit card. On online purchases, Bank of Baroda credit cardholders will be eligible for a Rs 1,500 instant discount. There’s also no-cost EMI option up to 6 months and 9 months on offline and online purchase respectively.