The company which is now known for its flagship device with the motorized camera is coming with a new phone on 23rd of August; Oppo R17. The best thing happened today was the official revealing of price ahead of the launch event by the company itself. Yeah, Oppo revealed the price of Oppo R17 on their website today. The company announced on Weibo about the actual price of Oppo R17 with 8GB RAM and 128GB Storage to cost CNY3,499 (Nearly $510).

The company was used to be known for the over-priced smartphone available in India in offline markets only. Now, The scenario has completely changed, the company is also trying to push its hands towards the online market. Also, The Realme used to be the daughter company of Oppo has now moved in different ways. Realme 2 will be the first phone after the separation of Realme from its parent company Oppo. Let’s just talk about the Oppo R17.


The Display

Talking about the specifications of the device, Oppo R17 will feature 6.4-inch ‘Waterdrop’ screen with an AMOLED panel. The phone will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 670. The phone features a thin notch on the top unlike the other phones having a huge notch. The device will have resolutions of 1080 x 2280 pixels with an aspect ratio of 19:9.

The Camera

The smartphone comes with a 16MP primary camera and 20MP secondary camera at the back placed vertically with an aperture of f/1.7. The dual-LED flash is also present under the sensors. Talking about the front, Oppo R17 features a 25MP sensor at the front with an aperture of f/2.0. Placement of the front camera is innovation as always, the space it takes to have the front camera is insane without bothering you with a huge notch.

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The Power

The Oppo R17 features 3,500 mAh battery to last long for a day or two on normal usage. The phone also supports Oppo’s VOOC Flash Charge to charge up the device very quickly. The phone will feature In-display fingerprint sensor this time. However, We could not find any of them on the leaked images. The device will have USB type C port for charging purposes. The pre-orders for the smartphone have been started featuring two colors: Stream Blue and Neon Purple.

Price & Availability

The launch event will happen on August 23rd. The phone might come after a week or two of the actual launch event that sums it up to the dates after 30th August. The launch will be happening in Shanghai and might come to other countries as well including India, US, etc. The phone will be priced for CNY3,499 (nearly $510) for the one with 8GB RAM and 128GB Storage along with expandable storage up to 256GB.

Final Talks

That is it from my side. I hope you liked this coverage over Oppo’s R17 price and specifications leak ahead of the official launch. If I missed anything or you want to share some more amazing stuff about Oppo R17, let me know through the comments. Also, Share your feedback/suggestions/queries in the comments down below. These are just leaks of the defined device, We do not guarantee any of the specs but the leaks we shared came out to be true more than 95% of the time. However, Take them as a pinch of salt.

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