Oppo has introduced its latest mid-range ‘A series’ smartphone in China. Called the Oppo A9, the phone comes with a 6.5-inch full HD+ display, powered by a Quad core processor. It packs a huge 6GB RAM, and an internal storage capacity of 128GB. The phone runs Android 9.0 (Pie) with ColorOS 6.0 and comes with an ARM Mali-G72 MP3 GPU, clocked at a frequency of 900MHz.
It sports a 16MP rear camera with LED flash, combine with a 2MP secondary camera. The front features a 16MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture. The Oppo A9 packs a 4020mAh battery capacity with fast charging.
Oppo A9 Key Specs
- 6.5-inch (2340 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+ display
- Octa Core MediaTek Helio P70 12nm processor (Quad 2.1GHz Cortex A73 + Quad 2GHz Cortex A53 CPUs) with 900MHz ARM Mali-G72 MP3 GPU
- 6GB RAM, 128GB storage, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
- Android 9.0 (Pie) with ColorOS 6.0
- Dual SIM
- 16MP rear camera with LED flash, 2MP secondary camera
- 16MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
- Fingerprint sensor
- 3.5 mm audio jack, FM Radio
- 4G, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/GLONASS
- 4020mAh battery with fast charging
Oppo A9 Design And Display
From the body design, the phone features a 3D gradient back, featuring a fingerprint sensor on the back. It comes in Mica Green, Jade White and Fluorite Purple colours. The A9 has a 6.5-inch Full HD+ display, with a screen resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels.
Oppo A9 Storage And Performance
The Oppo A9 packs a 128GB storage, with an option to expand the memory up to 256GB via microSD. The phone features a massive 6GB RAM, powered by an Octa Core MediaTek Helio P70 processor. It runs on Android 9.0 (Pie) with ColorOS 6.0 with support from 900MHz ARM Mali-G72 MP3 GPU. The phone 4020mAh battery with fast charging.
For connectivity, the device supports dual SIM, 4G, 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, and GPS + GLONASS. The phone also supports 3.5 mm audio jack and features an FM Radio. While for security, it sports a rear Fingerprint sensor.
Oppo A9 Camera Review
For the cameras, the device sports a dual rear camera setup and a single selfie shooter. It comes with a 16MP rear camera with LED flash, and a 2MP secondary camera. At the front is a 16MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture.
Oppo A9 Price
The phone will go on sale from April 30 in China and should cost $266. That is about around N96,000 in Nigeria, about Ksh. 27,000 in Kenya and around 1,400 Cedi in Ghana.
Oppo A9 Full Specifications
SIM Card Dual SIM
2G Yes, GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 850
3G Yes, HSDPA 2100 / 900 / 850
4G Yes, LTE band 2100 / 1900 / 2300
Colours Mica Green, Jade White and Fluorite Purple
Internal 128 GB
External Up to 256 GB, microSD
RAM 6 GB
Size 6.5-inch Full HD+ display
Type IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
RESOLUTION 2340 x 1080 pixels
PROCESSOR & OS
CPU 2GHz Octa-Core
GPU 900MHz ARM Mali-G72 MP3
OS Android 9.0 (Pie) with ColorOS 6.0
CHIPSET MediaTek Helio P70 12nm Processor
Wi-Fi Yes, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz)
Sensor Fingerprint sensor
Front 16MP front-facing camera
Rear 16MP + 2MP
Camera Flash Yes, LED flash
Video Recording Yes,
Camera Features Autofocus, Geo-tagging, Touch focus, Face detection
SOUND & VIDEO
Video 3GP, MP4, WMV, AVI, MKV, FLV, H.264, H.263
Jack Size 3.5mm, FM Radio, dual microphones
Battery Model 4020mAh battery