OPPO invited us to an exclusive showcase of their new F9 Jade Green smartphone, where we got some hands-on time. Here is our hands-on preview of the limited-edition OPPO F9 Jade Green smartphone!
Why Jade Green?
It has become an OPPO trend to introduce a smartphone model with limited colour options, and dribble out additional colours over time.
Just 3 months ago, OPPO introduced the F9 Starry Purple. Now, to kick off 2019, they are introducing the limited-edition OPPO F9 Jade Green.
Why? Because Chinese New Year is right around the corner, and they believe the Jade Green colour would be popular with Chinese users.
According to OPPO, this is a limited edition, with a single production run of a few thousand units.
The OPPO F9 Jade Green Up Close!
At an exclusive OPPO event, we got some hands-on time with the OPPO F9 Jade Green. Here is a video of our hands-on look at the limited-edition Jade Green model.
OPPO F9 Specifications
|Display||6.3-inch LTPS display|
- 1080 x 2340 pixels (409 ppi)
- 450 nits maximum brightness
|Operating System||Android 8.1.0 with ColorOS 5.2|
|Platform||MediaTek Helio P60|
|Processor||4 x ARM Cortex-A73 cores (2.0 GHz)|
4 x ARM Cortex-A53 cores (2.0 GHz)
|Graphics Processor||ARM Mali-G72 MP3 (800 MHz)|
|Memory||6 GB LPDDR4x memory|
|Storage||64 GB internal flash storage|
microSD card slot (up to 256 GB)
|Front Camera||25 MP sensor with f/2.0 lens|
|Rear Cameras||Dual Lens Camera|
- 16 MP sensor with f/1.8 lens
- 2 MP depth sensor with f/2.4 lens
|Connectivity||4G : LTE|
WiFi : 802.11a/b/g/n/ac (dual band)
USB : micro USB 2.0
|SIM Support||2 x nano SIM cards|
Dual SIM, Dual Standby capable
|Fingerprint Sensor||Yes, Rear-Mounted|
|Other Sensors||E-Compass, Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, G Sensor|
|Battery||3,500 mAh lithium-ion polymer battery|
- supports VOOC fast charging
|Dimensions||74.0 mm wide|
156.7 mm tall
7.99 mm thick
|Colour Options||Twilight Blue / Sunrise Red / Starry Purple / Jade Green|
OPPO F9 Jade Green Price + Availability
The OPPO F9 Jade Green will retail at RM 1,199 / ~US$ 292 / ~£229.
Pre-order will begin on 9 January and end on 11 January 2019, while actual sales will kick off on 12 January 2019 :
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