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Oppo R17

Oppo R17

The Oppo R17 smartphone is a scaled-down version of the Oppo R17 Pro. It flaunts a 6.4 inch full HD AMOLED display protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 6. There is a mid-range Snapdragon 670 chipset and a 3500mAh Li-Po battery inside. This device has a single variant with massive 8GB of RAM. Internal storage space is 128GB. There is a hybrid slot that the user can use to expand storage space up-to 256GB. This device runs on Android 8.1 Oreo OS with ColorOS 5.2 skin on top. It has 16MP + 5MP dual primary cameras and a powerful 25MP camera for selfies and video calls. Other popular Oppo mobile phones in Kenya include Oppo Find X, Oppo F7 & Oppo F9.

Oppo R17 Specifications

Oppo R17 Price In Kenya

Approx= KSh. 43,000

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Oppo R17 Price

A Review Of The Specifications Of Oppo R17

Introduction & Display

The R17 is a high-end mid-range device with some pretty decent specs sheet. This phone packs a tiny notch like that of Oppo F9 & F9 Pro. It also shares a lot with R17 Pro that includes trendy and beautiful body design. The fingerprint scanner is placed under the AMOLED display. The tall 6.4 inch 1080p FullHD display has an aspect ratio of 19:9. This offers a thin bezel finish. The tear drop shaped notch houses the selfie camera. 

Performance & Battery

Oppo R17 comes with an Octa-core Snapdragon 670 chipset which is paired with a massive 8GB of RAM space. This phone is powered by a decent 3500mAh Li-Po battery capacity. It is supported VOOC Flash Charge 5V/4A from the company that promises fast recharge.

Camera & Platform

This smartphone comes with a quality camera set-up that makes it one of the best camera smartphones from Oppo. There is a 25MP front camera that comes with several features that helps enhance the quality of selfies and video calls taken. The dual rear cameras include 16+5-megapixels which can shoot 4K & Full HD videos. This unit runs on Android Oreo with company’s ColorOS 5.2 UI.

Storage & Connectivity

Several connectivity options available with this unit include 4G network with VoLTE ready, GPS system, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi , and microUSB 2.0 port. Also, there is a hybrid SIM slots that allows the usage of two network operators. There is a huge 128GB of on-board storage space that you can expand via a microSD card up to 256GB. Unfortunately, the handset ships with a hybrid SIM structure.  

Oppo R17 In Kenya

OppoR17 Specs

Launched August, 2018
Supported Networks 2G, 3G, 4G
Dimensions 157.5mm x 74.9mm x 7.5mm
Weight 186g
Screen Size 6.4 inches
Screen Type AMOLED touchscreen
Resolution 1080 pixels x 2280 pixels, 19:9 ratio
Screen Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 6
Hardware & Operating System
OS Android v8.1 Oreo
Chipset Qualcomm SDM670 Snapdragon 670
Processor Octa-core 2.0GHz
GPU Adreno 615
Storage 8GB RAM, 128GB internal storage
MicroSD Yes, up to 256GB
Rear 16MP+5MP, LED flash
Front 25MP
Alert & Sound
Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
3.5mm jack Yes
Loudspeaker Yes
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth Yes
Radio No
Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity, Fingerprint (under display), Compass, Gyroscope
Battery 3500mAh Li-Po (non-removable)