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OPPO F9 Specs, Features and Pricing Unveiled
OPPO F9 Specs, Features and Pricing Unveiled

OPPO F9 Specs, Features and Pricing Unveiled

OPPO introduced its latest product in the Philippines—the OPPO F9 held at the Shangri-la at the Fort, BGC in Taguig. The OPPO F9 has made breakthroughs in fast charging, dual rear cameras, and design.

“The launch of the OPPO F9 serves as a major milestone for the company as it debuts world’s first technologies like the VOOC Flash Charge, gradient body, and waterdrop screen design. It has also made leaps in its rear and front cameras, hardware, and overall user experience, which we know are very important features for Filipino smartphone users. The F9 represents how our consumers inspire the brand to push boundaries and develop innovations that not only carve out trends in a technology-driven world, but also help these consumers make the most of their digitally savvy lifestyles.” – OPPO Philippines Vice President of Marketing Jane Wan said.

Waterdrop Screen with Flower Petal Pattern in Gradient Colors

The device has an impressive 6.3-inch bezel-less screen that features a resolution of 2340×1080 and an aspect ratio of 19.5:9 making its high screen-to-body ratio of 90.8%, they called this the Waterdrop screen.

It boasts of three stunning gradient color combinations– Sunrise Red, Twilight Blue and Starry Purple. One thing unique about the back colors of the phone is using a special spraying technique it achieves the refined gradient partnered with flower petal pattern in the phone’s body.

VOOC Technology with AI Battery Management

The OPPO F9 is equipped with a 3500mAh battery and with an optimized AI battery management. It offers the revolutionary VOOC Flash Charge Technology providing a charging speed of up to four times faster than regular charging. This means that a quick 5-minute charge is enough to enable 2 hours of talk time. 

VOOC also boasts an intelligent five-layer protection system from the adaptor to the port and interior of the phone and use your phone while keeping the speed of fast charging, which high voltage fast charge cannot do.

Performance and OS

The OPPO F9 has a built-in 6GB RAM + 64GB storage that supports two sim cards slots and one 256GB storage card slot.

Based on Android 8.1, it supports ColorOS 5.2 Operating System to create a smarter and more intuitive experience for users. It also features Google Lens that identifies objects and shows relevant search results and information.

AI-Dual Camera and Great Selfies

The OPPO F9 is equipped with AI-enhanced dual rear cameras (16MP + 2MP) making great Bokeh effect plus sixteen independent and 800 combined scenes can be recognized by AI Scene Recognition.

It has a 25MP front-facing camera with a re-invented ‘Sensor-HDR’ technology that dramatically improves backlight selfies. Additional features using the front-facing camera are AI Beauty Technology, AR Stickers, vivid mode and slow-motion video.

Below are sample photos using the OPPO F9 during its product launch:

Pricing and Pre-Orders

OPPO F9 are available in Sunrise Red and Twilight Blue for PHP 17,990 (6GB RAM). Customers may avail via Home Credit at 0% interest for 9 months and available also with Smart at GigaX Plan 1299. Pre-order starts August 24, 2018 until August 30, 2018 where customers can get these freebies: OPPO Backpack, Game Holder, Ring Holder and Bluetooth Headset all worth up to PHP 3,490.

The event was also graced by key executives from OPPO and celebrity endorsers Joshua Garcia and Julia Barretto and influencers Robi Domingo, Glaiza De Castro, Sanya Lopez and Gretchen Ho. 

For more information on OPPO’s exciting products and activities, like OPPO Philippines’ official Facebook page and follow @OPPOPhilippines on Twitter and Instagram.

OPPO F9 Specifications


  • Height: 156.7mm
  • Width: 74.0mm
  • Thickness: 7.99mm
  • Weight: 169g                                        

Basic Parameters

  • Color: Sunrise Red, Twilight Blue, Starry Purple
  • Operating System: ColorOS 5.2, based on Android 8.1
  • Processor: Helio P60 Processor
  • GPU: ARM Mali-G72 MP3 800MHz
  • RAM: 6 GB
  • Storage: 64 GB (Support microSD card up to 256 GB)
  • Battery: 3500mAh with VOOC Flash Charge


  • Size: 6.3 inches, 19.5:9 Aspect Ratio Waterdrop Screen
  • Resolution: 2340 x 1080
  • Colors: 16.7 million colors


  • Rear sensor: 16MP + 2MP
  • Front sensor: 25MP Sensor HDR
  • Aperture Rear: F1.8 + F2.4
  • Aperture Front: F2.0
  • Video Mode: 1080P, 720P


  • SIM Card Type: Two 4G VoLTE slots
  • Sound effect type: Dirac
  • GPS: Supported
  • Bluetooth: Supported
  • Wi-Fi: Supported
  • OTG: Supported
  • Sensors: Light Sensor, G-sensor/Acceleration sensor, Magnetic induction, Proximity Sensor

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