OPPO, The Selfie Expert, kicked off First Sale for the recently launched breakthrough offering – OPPO F9 Pro on 31st August 2018 at its Bangalore Showroom. The new F9 Pro comes with VOOC flash charging that gives 2 hours talktime with 5 minutes of charge. It also sports industry’s first Gradient Color Design. The F9 Pro has been designed to offer a unique experience and represent OPPO’s technologically advanced and innovative expertise. Priced at INR 23,990, OPPO F9 Pro will be available in gradient color combinations – Sunrise Red and Twilight Blue.
The event was graced by popular and critically acclaimed actress, Kajal Aggarwal, who said, “I’m excited to be associated with a young brand like OPPO that creates unique experiences for its consumers with every offering. The new OPPO F9 Pro is a true beauty especially with its vibrant and gradient colours and design. Since I travel a lot, I connect with my family and friends through my phone. Hence, battery life of my smartphone is very crucial which is exactly what the F9 Pro offers. With just 5 minutes of charging, I can speak to my loved ones for 2 hours! I am looking forward to creating my own lovely experiences with my all new OPPO F9 Pro.”
Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Will Yang, Brand Director, OPPO India said, “As a consumer-focused brand, we are excited to meet their demands with the OPPO F9 Pro and its breakthrough features. We appreciate the feedback we have received from all our Indian consumers until now and believe that the F9 Pro will surpass their expectations. We look forward to creating excellent smartphone experience for our consumers in future.”
With several breakthroughs such as industry’s first 6.3 inch ‘Waterdrop Screen’ design, high screen to body ratio of 90.8%, unique gradient color design and a 3500 mAh battery, the OPPO F9 Pro offers much more in addition to an excellent selfie function – an immersive experience, fast charging and long-lasting battery. OPPO F9 Pro is powered by MediaTek Helio P60, the SoC platform featuring AI technology that offers flagship features to consumers without a premium price tag.
OPPO F9 Pro comes with VOOC Flash Charge that has a charging speed which is up to four times faster than general charging at 5V/1A. In addition to increasing the charging speed by four times, VOOC also boasts an intelligent five-layer protection system from the adaptor to the port and interior of the phone. To meet the growing and trending demands of the young consumers, OPPO offers three gradient color combinations – Sunrise Red, Twilight Blue and Starry Purple. The Gradient Spraying Technology and “Frame Gradient” tech used by OPPO realizes a perfect combination of gradient design on the back and the user a more unified viewing experience.
Besides the gradient color design, the F9 Pro screen is also beautiful and appealing. OPPO has always believed that a smartphone is not just a tool for communication but also a piece of art. The screen occupies almost all of F9 Pro front except for a small droplet at the top due to which it’s called the ‘Waterdrop Screen’, inspired by a water drop.
For the first time, OPPO F series is equipped with dual rear cameras (16MP + 2MP). The main camera for F9 Pro at the rear is a 16MP plus f/1.8 aperture lens. This, plus the secondary camera, will calculate the depth-of-field to achieve better Bokeh effect for rear photography.
OPPO F9 Pro’s 25MP front-facing camera can accurately collect 296 feature points for each subject, referencing them against its massive database of facial images, analyzing features before making enhancements, customized for each subject. The AI Beauty Technology 2.1 can provide users with up to 8 million different personalized beautification effects – now selfies are more attractive while keeping the natural look of each human subject intact.
Based on Android 8.1, OPPO brings the ColorOS 5.2 Operating System to create a smarter interactive experience for users. When it comes to hardware, the 6GB + 64GB memory combination improves the speed of operation. F9 Pro also supports 256GB memory expansion. To satisfy users with multiple SIM cards, F9 Pro applies a design that contains 3 card slots, two for SIM cards and one for the storage card.
OPPO is a leading global smartphone brand, dedicated to providing products infused with art and innovative technology. Based on the brand elements of young, trend-setting and beauty, OPPO brings consumers delighted experience of digital life. For the last 10 years, OPPO has been focusing on manufacturing camera phones, while innovating mobile photography technology breakthroughs. OPPO started the era of Selfie beautification and was the first brand to launch smartphones with 5MP and 16MP front cameras. OPPO was also the first brand to introduce the motorized rotating camera, the Ultra HD feature, 5x Dual Camera Zoom technology. OPPO’s Selfie Expert F series launched in 2016 drove a Selfie trend in the smartphone industry. In 2017, OPPO was ranked as the number 4 smartphone brand globally, according to IDC. OPPO’s business has covered 30 countries and regions, and has 6 research centers worldwide, providing excellent smartphone photography experience to more and more young people around the world. More recently with the launch of Find X in 2018, OPPO introduced panoramic arc design with a screen ratio of 93.8%, the largest screen-to-body ratio in the mobile phone market today.