Oppo F9 happens to be the first smartphone with corning gorilla glass 6. It has a Mediatek processor clocked at 2.0 GHz speed. The phone was launched in 21st of August, 2018 and its shows a new notch design, this time, a copy from the Essential Phone. Oppo F9 lacks bezels and has a screen to body ratio of approximately 84 percent. It also has a sister, the Oppo F9 Pro, the key specifications for the smartphone is stated as follows:

Key Specifications for Oppo F9

Screen size   6.3″ (Corning Gorilla Glass 6) 84% screen to body ratio

Colours Sunrise Red, Twilight Blue, Starry Purple

Screen Display LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen

Screen Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels, 409 PPI, 19.5:9 aspect ratio

Dimensions 156.7 x 74 x 8 (mm)

Weight 169 gram

Android Type ColorOS 5.2 base on Android 8.1 Oreo

SoC Mediatek MT6771 Helio P60

CPU Octa Core processor clocked at 2.0 GHz

GPU Mali-G72 MP3



External storage Available

Rear Camera 16MP (f/1.8 aperture) + 2MP with LED flash

Front Camera 25MP, f/2.0 aperture

Battery 3500 mAh with VOOC flash charging

Sensor G-Sensor, Light, fingerprint and Proximity sensor

Connection USB Type C, Bluetooth 5.0 Earpiece port 3.5mm, Nano/dual standby sim card slot, and WiFi

Network 4G/3G/2G

Security Fingerprint scanner

Internal Features of the Oppo F9

Oppo F9 core engine is the Mediatek Helio P60, the latest chipset from Mediatek. The Octa core CPU clocked at 2.0 GHz and its GPU is Mali-G72 MP3. Another important space occupied internally is the battery. The battery size is 3500 mAh straight from the box. The phone has two variants for the internal memory, I mean the RAM. Buyers can choose between 4GB or 6GB RAM.

External Features of the Oppo F9

The front view shows that the Oppo F9 will use Essential Phone Water drop notch. Therefore, the phone will be the first smartphone to copy this notch technology. Oppo F9 features 25MP selfie camera, tiny bezels, 6.3-inch screen and LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen. The rear view features two rear cameras of 16MP and 2MP with flashlight all mounted vertically. The Oppo brand name and fingerprint scanner is also readily displayed at the rear of the phone.

Performance, Battery and Network

Oppo F9 is powered by ColorOS 5.2 base on Android Oreo. The chipset is Mediatek Helio P60 with an Octa core processor clocked at 2.0 GHz. Also, the battery juice contained a 3500 mAh capacity. There is also options for 4GB or 6GB RAM. In addition, it housed 4G network. With this, you should expect at least average efficiency, speed and effectiveness.

Camera, Display and Connectivity

The front camera has a 25MP shooter with a wide aperture for more lighting. On the other hand, the rear cameras are 16MP and 2MP with LED flashlight. With 6.3-inch screen size with full view, your shot will cover every detail you need in a photo.

My Rating for the Oppo F9

My honest rating for the Oppo F9 is 6 points from the score range of 1 to 10. Better selfie camera contributed to the high rating, also the tiny bezels added more value and aesthetic to the phone.

Buy Phones and Tablets from Jumia

Buy Phones and Tablets from Konga

oppo, phone-review

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *