OPPO K9s with 6.59-inch FHD+ 120Hz display, Snapdragon 778G SoC, 5000mAh battery announced

OPPO has announced the K9s, the company’s latest mid-range 5G smartphone in China, as it had promised. It packs a  6.59-inch Full HD+ LCD screen with 120Hz refresh rate, 240Hz touch sampling rate, 90.0% screen-to-body ratio, is powered by Snapdragon 778G SoC with support for 5G SA/NSA.

It has Multi-dimensional composite liquid cooling system that uses graphite sheets up to 0.15mm thick for the first time, and the coverage area is increased by about 50% for a faster heat dissipation. Seven kinds of high thermal conductivity materials are used to dissipate heat, and has 100% coverage of core heat source that can bring down the core temperature by 15°C, says the company.

The phone has a 3.5mm headphone jack, X-axis linear motor, 4D vibrations and a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. It features a 64-megapixel main camera, 8-megapixel ultra-wide camera and a 2-megapixel macro camera. It packs a 5000mAh with 30W fast charging that offers 100% charge in 59 minutes.

OPPO K9s specifications

  • 6.59-inch (24123×1080 pixels) Full HD+ LCD 20:9 aspect ratio screen with HDR10+, 120Hz refresh rate, 100% DCI-P3 colour gamut, Panda glass protection
  • Octa Core (4 x 2.4GHz + 4 x 1.8GHz Kryo 670 CPUs) Snapdragon 778G 6nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 642L GPU
  • 6GB / 8GB LPDDR4x RAM with 128GB (UFS 2.2) storage
  • Android 11 with ColorOS 11.2
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano)
  • 64MP camera with f/1.7 aperture, LED flash, 8MP 119° ultra-wide sensor with f/2.2 aperture, 2MP macro camera with f/2.4 aperture
  • 16MP front-facing camera with f/2.4 aperture
  • Side-mounted fingerprint sensor
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • Dimensions: 164.43× 75.88×8.52mm; Weight:199g
  • 5G SA/NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6 802.11 ax (2.4GHz + 5GHz) 2×2 MIMO, Bluetooth 5.2,GPS/GLONASS, USB Type-C
  • 5000mAh (Typical) / 4880mAh (minimum) battery with 30W fast charging

The OPPO K9 Pro 5G comes in Obsidian Black, Neon Sliver and Magic Purple colours and is priced at 1699 yuan (US$ 265 / Rs. 19,905 approx.) for the 6GB + 128GB version and the 8GB + 128GB version costs 1899 yuan (US$ 297 / Rs. 22,250 approx.). These are available to order from today and will go on sale in China from November 1st. It will get 200 yuan discount for the first sale.


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