It seems after the launch of the Oppo R17 and R17 Pro smartphones in August, Chinese smartphone maker Oppo is all set to add another new phone to its R series line in the near future. New reports suggest the company is working on to unveil a new smartphone called Oppo R17 Neo.
The Oppo R17 Neo specs list leaked online suggest that the handset will be a slightly toned down variant of the R17. The upcoming smartphone will be powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 660 SoC aided by Adreno 512 graphics.
The R17 Neo is expected to feature a 6.41-inch AMOLED on-cell display bearing a resolution of 1,080 x 2,340 pixels, 4 GB of RAM and a native storage of 128 GB. The handset will support the use of microSD card through its hybrid dual SIM slot. It will come powered by a 3,600mAh battery. In terms of design, the handset will likely look similar to the R17 and will come with a waterdrop-shaped notch. It will measure 158.3 x 75.5 x 7.4mm and weigh in at 156 grams.
As far as the camera is concerned, the Oppo R17 Neo is expected to sport a selfie shooter of 25-megapixel with f/2.0 aperture, a 16-megapixel primary shooter at the rear with an aperture of f/1.7, aided by a 2-megapixel secondary snapper featuring an aperture of f/2.4. In comparison, the R17 comes with 16 MP and 5 MP cameras at the back, with the front camera remaining the same at 25 MP.
The handset’s connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0 and GPS. Software-wise, the handset will run ColorOS 5.2 based on Android 8.1 Oreo. While the OPPO R17 comes with an in-display fingerprint scanner, it remains unknown as to what type of fingerprint scanner the R17 Neo will come with. The Oppo R17 Neo is rumored to come in two color variants at the launch – Mocha Red and Astral Blue.
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