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6.4 inches

Display size

720 x 1520px

128GB

Internal storage

16MP + 5MP

Rear camera

3,500 mAh

Battery size

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Details

Display

Display Size
6.4 inches
Resolution
720 x 1520px
Pixels per inch (PPI)
263 ppi

Camera

Rear camera megapixels
16MP + 5MP
Rear camera aperture size
f/1.7 + f/2.4
Video recording
N/A
Front camera megapixels
25MP
Front camera aperture size
f/2.0

Physical Dimensions

Dimensions
157.5mm x 74.9mm x 7.5mm
Weight
182g

Connectivity

NFC
No
Wi-Fi
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Network category speed
N/A

Power, storage and battery

Processor
Snapdragon 670
RAM
6GB
Operating system
Android 8
Internal storage
128GB
External storage support
Up to 256GB
Battery capacity
3,500mAh

Device features

Headphone jack
No
Fingerprint sensor
Yes
Water resistance rating
N/A
Wireless charging
No
Launch price (RRP)$699
Launch date2018-11-12
Oppo R17

The Oppo R17 continues the Oppo trend of applying Apple's design ethos to Android smartphones. It does so by taking more than a few cues from the Apple iPhone XR as well as Huawei's recent P20. It's not quite as powerful or feature-packed as those phones, but it's not as expensive, either.

Design

  • Edge-to-edge screen provides plenty of real estate for videos and games
  • ColorOS remains as close to iOS on Android as you're going to get
  • In-screen fingerprint reader makes securing your phone simple
  • No 3.5mm headphone jack

Camera

  • 25MP front-facing camera allows for seriously sharp selfies
  • Beauty Mode makes it easy to tweak and touch-up photos on the fly
  • Larger aperture lens promises better clarity in low-light situations

Performance

  • Snapdragon 670 delivers a smart balance of power and price
  • 6GB of RAM is plenty for gaming and multi-tasking
  • ColorOS limits customisation in favour of streamlining the user experience

Battery

  • 3,500mAh battery should survive a full day even under heavy use
  • VOOC flash charging is both swift and safe

Pricing and availability

  • The Oppo R17 Pro is no longer available for purchase in Australia

Specifications

Display

Display Size
6.4 inches
Resolution
720 x 1520px
Pixels per inch (PPI)
263 ppi

Camera

Rear camera megapixels
16MP + 5MP
Rear camera aperture size
f/1.7 + f/2.4
Video recording
N/A
Front camera megapixels
25MP
Front camera aperture size
f/2.0

Physical Dimensions

Dimensions
157.5mm x 74.9mm x 7.5mm
Weight
182g

Connectivity

NFC
No
Wi-Fi
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Network category speed
N/A

Power, storage and battery

Processor
Snapdragon 670
RAM
6GB
Operating system
Android 8
Internal storage
128GB
External storage support
Up to 256GB
Battery capacity
3,500mAh

Device features

Headphone jack
No
Fingerprint sensor
Yes
Water resistance rating
N/A
Wireless charging
No

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