OPPO K9 5G has launched officially at the event held by the company in China. The company in the event has even launched its new smart TV, a pair of TWS earphones, and a fitness band. The newly launched smartphone is a new addition to the K-series smartphone line-up. The K9 5G uses a new chipset as only fewer devices are equipped with it around the world.
The smartphone is a mid-range device mostly focussed on the gaming interested consumer. Moreover, the chipset features Snapdragon Elite Gaming features for smoother gameplay and enhanced detail. Furthermore, the K9 5G comes with the 3D liquid cool system to maintain the temperature low in heavy usage situations.
OPPO K9 5G Specifications
The device sports a 6.43-inch full-HD+ AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels. The display supports a 90Hz refresh rate with up to 180Hz touch sampling rate. It has a 91.7 percent screen-to-body ratio with a 20:9 aspect ratio, and a 410ppi pixel density. An Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 768G SoC coupled with Adreno 620 GPU powers the smartphone. The K9 5G runs on Android 11 OS with ColorOS 11.1 skin on top.
The camera module present on the K9 5G is a triple rear camera setup consisting of a 64-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.7 lens. An 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture, a 2-megapixel macro shooter with f/2.4 aperture. The front-facing camera is a 32-megapixel camera for selfies and video calling. The camera placement is on the upper-left to the rear of the smartphone with a rainbow-colored horizontal accent.
OPPO K9 5G features an enhanced large-area VC liquid-cooled heat sink copper plate. Besides, the handset even has a multi-layer thermal conductive graphite sheet for heat dissipation. These measures provided by OPPO will help to lower the temperature while heavy gaming. The front display features an in-display fingerprint sensor fitted by Goodix.
Furthermore, the connectivity options of K9 5G are Wi-Fi 5, 5G, Bluetooth, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and a USB Type-C port. The sensor array provided on the device is a geomagnetic sensor, proximity sensor, accelerometer, gravity sensor, and gyroscope. The battery capacity is of 4,300mAh cell that supports fast charging. The device supports a 65W fast charging technology that enables the device to charge fully in 35 minutes.
Price and Availability
OPPO K9 5G arrives at CNY 1,899 or approx. Rs. 21,600 for the 8GB RAM and 128GB storage variant. The 8GB RAM and 256GB storage version is available for a price tag of CNY 2,199 or approx. Rs. 25,000. The color options for the K9 5G are Black and Gradient. The device is launched officially in China and goes for sale on May 11.