More and more international phone brands as well as Chinese top phone makers have seen the prospect of India smartphone market. Then it is not strange that OPPO will hold a release event of OPPO R9 and R9 Plus in India on April 5. From the slogan in the invitation of OPPO R9 and R9 Plus “Selfie Expert+” and the description of “New Camera Phone Launch Event 2016 by OPPO Mobiles India”, we may know that both OPPO R9 and R9 Plus will focus on the camera features. But we are not sure that both OPPO R9 and R9 Plus will be released at the same event on April 8.
To refresh, both OPPO R9 and R9 Plus were made official in the phone maker’s home country of China earlier on March 17 and were released a week later with company selling over 180,000 units on the first day. The full features of OPPO R9 and R9 Plus are now opened to the public, as well as the price. And both OPPO R9 and R9 Plus are priced at high-mid end smartphones in China, the price will be a bit high if directly exchange RMB price in China to Rs price in India.
OPPO R9 and R9 Plus Price
In China, OPPO R9 is priced at RMB 2,799, which will be about Rs. 29,000 in India Rupee; OPPO R9 Plus is priced at RMB 3,299 that will be approximately Rs. 34,000 in India Rupee.
OPPO R9 and R9 Plus Features – Camera
OPPO R9 and R9 Plus boats of their cameras, which must be outstanding from other high end smartphones. Let’s have a check.
OPPO R9 features a 13 MP rear camera with f/2.2 and LED flash, supporting phase detection autofocus, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR. This rear camera is not much different from most same-level smartphones, but OPPO R9’s front camera is up to 16MP for selfie, this is the main feature that makes OPPO R9 a standing out camera-centric phone.
Both rear primary camera and front selfie camera of OPPO R9 Plus are up to 16MP, while the former supports phase detection autofocus, LED flash, 1/2.8" sensor size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama and HDR function.
OPPO R9 and R9 Plus Features – Hardware
OPPO R9 and R9 Plus have different processors that make the price of these two new 2016 phones different. OPPO R9 sports a MT6755 Helio P10 octa core processor of 2.0GHz clock speed. OPPO R9 is a MT6755 Helio P10 smartphone. OPPO R9 Plus sports a Qualcomm MSM8976 Snapdragon 652 octa core processor up to 1.8GHz clock speed. Both OPPO R9 and R9 Plus have the same memory, 4GB of RAM, and OPPO R9 has a 64GB of internal storage while OPPO R9 has two editions: one is 64GB of internal storage and the other is 128GB of internal memory. Both OPPO R9 and R9 Plus are big storage smartphone of 2016 trends.
OPPO R9 and R9 Plus Features – Display
The display features of OPPO R9 and R9 Plus are same, both smartphones have Capacitive touchscreen of 16M colors and 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. But OPPO R9 features a 5.5 inch touch screen with 401 ppi pixel density and OPPO R9 Plus features a 6.0 inch touch screen with 367 ppi pixel density. Both OPPO R9 and R9 Plus are FHD smartphones.
OPPO R9 and R9 Plus Features – Design
OPPO R9 and R9 Plus have the same design, metal unibody with curved frame. The rear camera is on the top left corner with LED flash. The power button is on the right side while volume controls are on the left side. the Type-C USB port and headphone jack are on the bottom side. And both OPPO R9 and R9 Plus are ultra slim smartphone with a thickness of 6.6 mm.
OPPO R9 and R9 Plus Features – Battery
The OPPO R9 and R9 Plus smartphones are backed by a 2850mAh and 4120mAh batteries respectively. OPPO R9 Plus can be counted as a big battery smartphone comparing with the basic edition.
Both the devices are dual-SIM Android mobile phone and come with hybrid SIM slot. How do you think OPPO R9 and R9 Plus? Please leave your comments below.