With Oppo K9s, Oppo has extended its K series. Oppo K9s was launched in China on 20 October 2021. Oppo K9s is the third smartphone in the Oppo K series and promises better efficiency and performance. Let’s examine the features, specifications, price, and availability of Oppo K9s in Nepal.
Oppo K9s Overview:
Design and Display
The Oppo K9s flaunts a 6.59-inch IPS LCD display with FHD+ resolution and 401 PPI pixel density. It has a 120Hz refresh rate, 240Hz touch sampling rate, and 100% DCI -P3 color space. Moreover, the display has a punch-hole cut-out for the selfie camera and 16.7 million colors. Similarly, the peak brightness of Oppo K9s can reach up to 600 nits.
In terms of design, the Oppo K9s is 164.43×75.88×8.5.2mm in dimension and weighs 199 grams. Meantime, Oppo has shifted the fingerprint scanner to the right side this time. The Oppo K9s launched in Magic Purple Quicksand, Obsidian Warrior, and Neon Silver Sea color.
For cameras, the Oppo K9 has a triple camera configuration on the rear side. It has a 64-megapixel primary camera with f/1.7 aperture, an 8-megapixel camera with f/2.2 aperture, and a 2-megapixel camera with f/2.4 aperture. However, there is a single camera configuration for selfies with a 16 megapixel f/2.0 aperture sensor.
Performance and Memory
Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 778G chipset supplies power to Oppo K9s smartphone. The Octa-core processor with 4×2.4 GHz Kryo 670 & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo 670 and Adreno 642L GPU. As for memory, it has 6GB/8GB LPDDR4x RAM. Likewise, there is 128 GB of UFS 2.2 for internal storage. On top of that, the multi-dimensional composite liquid cooling setup will keep the temperature of the CPU in check by 15%.
Software and Connectivity:
On the software side, the Oppo K9 is running on ColorOs 11.2 based on Android 11. Furthermore, the Oppo K9s accept dual-Nano-SIM cards. It supports Wi-Fi 802.11 A/B/G, Bluetooth v 5.20, 3.5mm headphone jack, USB OTG, and the USB Type-C for connectivity. Similarly, connections are available on an Oppo K9 system include an accelerometer, a compass/magnetometer, a gyroscope, an ambient light sensor, and a fingerprint sensor.
Rest of the Specs
The 5,000mAh large battery fuels the Oppo K9s. It supports 30W fast charging. According to the company, the compatible charger can fuel the battery from 1% to 100% in just an hour.
Oppo K9s Specifications:
|Display||6.59-inch IPS LCD, 120Hz refresh, 240Hz touch sampling rate|
|CPU||Octa-core – 4×2.4 GHz Kryo 670 & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo 670|
|Resolution||FHD+ (1,080×2,412 pixels), 401 PPI|
|Software/ UI||ColorOS 11.2 based on Android 11|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G|
|Rare Camera||Triple : 64MP Primary Sensor8MP Ultra-wide2MP Macro|
|Selfie Camera||16MP sensor (punch-hole cutout)|
|Security and Sensor||Fingerprint sensor(Side-Mounted)|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD|
|Battery||5,000mAh battery with the support for 30W Fast Charging|
|Audio||3.5mm headphone jack|
|RAM/Storage||6/8GB LPDDR4x RAM, 128GB UFS 2.2 internal storage|
|Color Options||Neon Silver Sea, Obsidian Warrior, Magic Purple Quicksand|
|Others||USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go|
Price and Availability
The price of Oppo K9s starts at CYN 1,699 for 6/128 GB and CYN 1,899 for the 8/128 GB variants. Meantime, the estimated cost of Oppo K9s starts at NPR 33,500 in Nepal.
|Oppo K9s||Price in Nepal||Price in China|
|6/128GB||NPR 33,500||CNY 1,699|
|8/128GB||NPR 37,500||CNY 1,899|
All in all, the mid-range price category Oppo K series has a stylish appearance and a good balance between specifications, features, and price. The Oppo K9s adds to that mid-range price list. Now we need to have our hands on Oppo K9s to know more about it. Up to that time, we can hope that Oppo K9s will release soon in Nepal.