Oppo A9 (File Photo)
Oppo, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer, has recently confirmed that it will launch a new budget phone K3 in India. The Oppo K3 launch is set to happen on July 19, 2019. And now, it is being speculated that Oppo will also launch its next smartphone A9 at the same launch event. It is to be noted that Oppo A9 was launched in China in April this year for a price of CNY 1,799 (approx. Rs 18,700).
According to a report by 91Mobiles, Oppo A9 will be launched next week at a price range of Rs 16,000 to Rs 20,000 along with Oppo K3.
Oppo A9: Expected Specifications & Features
Oppo A9 may feature a water drop-notch display and a 6.5-inch (1080x2340 pixels) FHD+ screen with a 90.7 percent screen-to-body ratio. It will also feature Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection on the front.
Oppo A9 is expected to be equipped with an octa-core processor. The processor will be accompanied with 6 GB of RAM paired with 128 GB of storage. Under the hood, the device is likely to run on Android 9.0 Pie with Oppo's proprietary ColorOS 6.0 skin overlayed.
According to mysmartprice.com, the handset is likely to be powered by the MediaTek Helio P70 SoC that also houses the Mali-G72 MP3 GPU for graphics.
On the imagining front, the smartphone is believed to be sporting a dual 16 MP primary plus 2 MP depth sensor on the back. On the front, there may be a 16 MP sensor with an f/2.0 aperture. On the connectivity options, the phone has dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS, more. The smartphone is expected to be fuelled by a 4,020 mAh battery with fast charging support.
As it is mentioned earlier, Opp K3 will be launched on July 19, 2019.
The Oppo K3 will be featured with a 6.5-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 10801 x 2340 pixels. It will carry an aspect ratio of 19:5:9 without any notch design on the display. The handset will boot Android 9 Pie-based ColorOS 6.0.
The device comes will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 SoC, coupled with an 8GB RAM and 256GB of storage. It will be fuelled by a 3,765 mAh non-removable battery.
The Oppo K3 will house a dual camera setup with the combination of a 16MP + 2MP camera sensor with an LED flash. At the front, there will be a 16MP camera.
It will measure 161.2×76.0×9.4mm and weigh 191 grams. The phone will also get WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Dual 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 5, USB Type-C and GPS + GLONASS for connectivity.
However, there is no word on the OPPO K3 price in India yet.