Oppo is bringing back its R series of smartphones to India today. After a handful of teasers over the past few days, Oppo has made it clear that it will be launching the premium R17 Pro in India on December 4. The company is hosting a launch event in Mumbai today, and we will bring live updates from the event that kicks off at 8:00PM IST.
In China, the handset is priced at RMB 4,299, which is roughly Rs 43,000. Over the past few years, Oppo hasn’t released the R-series smartphones in India, so it’ll be a comeback for Oppo R series phones after the Oppo R5.
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The Oppo R17 Pro boats a triple-rear camera setup, and a new fog gradient color scheme that uses 3D fog glass along with a new condensing grading process. The variant launched in China packed with Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 SoC with 8GB RAM, and we expect Oppo to bring the same device in India without any changes. But official details will follow once the event starts, and you will get minute by minute updates here.
That’s it from Oppo India for R17 and R17 Pro India launch. You can full details, price availability and more in our copy.
But the Oppo R17 will start at Rs 34,990, the pre-booking for R17 starts now, while R17 Pro sale will be on December 7.
Oppo R17 Pro is priced at Rs 45,990 in India.
But before revealing the price of R17 Pro, Oppo R17 is launching in India as well.
The full specifications are out now. Oppo R17 Pro comes with Snapdragon 710 SoC, 8GB RAM and 128GB storage.
Now it’s time for a video TVC – Oppo R17 Pro.
In-display fingerprint scanner finally arrives for Oppo in India. The R17 Pro comes with ‘hidden fingerprint’ technology.
Jithin says that super VOOC is super safe, and it has 5-layers of core protection with customized chips.
Wow! super VOOC charging system can fully charge Oppo R17 Pro in just 40 minutes.
Jithin Abraham is now back on stage to talk about super VOOC charging system.
AI ultra-clear engine is the secret weapon for R17 Pro : Srivastava
R17 Pro’s rear camera (Sony IMX362) comes with OIS and 7P lens.
Rishabh Srivastava from Oppo India is now on stage to talk about Oppo R17 Pro’s triple-camera setup.
Oppo is using the Corning Gorilla Glass 6 for the display protection.
The front-AI camera is in waterdrop notch. It is a 25MP lens.
Oppo R17 Pro has a 6.4-inch screen, 91.5 percent screen to body ratio and waterdrop notch design.
‘Radiant Mist’ and ‘Emerald Green’ are the two colors in which Oppo R17 Pro will make its debut in India.
Oppo India product manager Jithin is now on stage to unveil today’s launch – Oppo R17 Pro, and he has started off with the gradient color design.
Oppo R9 series was most selling for Oppo and it sold over 40 million units of R9 series.
Yang reiterates that Oppo will launch first commercial 5G phone in 2019.
Oppo is “committed to innovation” and with Hyderabad R&D center the company now has 7 centers globally. Oppo has over 32,000 tech patents.
According to IDC, Oppo is number 4 globally. : Yang
The event has just started, and Will Yang, Brand Director Oppo India is on stage.
The events is about to start, so join us for all the happenings from Oppo India event.
Oppo R17 Pro will mark Oppo’s R series comeback in India after a long time.
Oppo has launched the same smartphone in China, and we are now few minutes away from its India launch. LIVE updates to follow here.
Welcome to the Live Blog of Oppo’s R17 Pro India launch event.
- Published Date: December 4, 2018 7:05 PM IST