Oppo R9s duo launched: 6GB RAM, 16MP cameras…

After being leaked and spotted on Antutu, the awaited Oppo R9s duo has just been launched lately. These handsets are the successors of Oppo R9 and R9 Plus, with a lot of updates: 6GB RAM, 16MP selfie…

Oppo R9s

Oppo R9s duo: 6GB RAM, 16MP cameras

Compared to their successors, the new Oppo phones have many things in common. Design-wise, the handsets sport very similar appearance with other phones of Oppo. However, there’re still some differences which you can easily recognize on the back. These metallic devices don’t come with one thick antenna lines, but 3 thin ones instead. This small change gave the R9s duo a skeeker and more elegant look. These devices are both great camera smartphones packing a 16MP selfie snapper with the aperture of f/2.0. On the back, they all sport a 16MP Sony IMX398 cam with f/1.7, LED flash, 4K video recording, and image stabilization. However, R9s camera comes with EIS while R9s Plus supports OIS.

Despite having many features in common, these siblings also have certain differences. Let’s come to Oppo R9s first. Under the hood, the phone is powered by a 2.0Ghz octa-core SND 625 processor and runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. It packs 4GB RAM paired with 64GB of expandable storage (+256GB). It owns a 5.5-inch screen with the resolution of 1080 x 1920px (Full HD). This AMOLED display is coated with 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 5. This new Oppo phone runs on Color OS 3.0 based on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS. R9s is backed up with a 3010mAh battery supported with Quick charge VOOC.

Oppo R9s

Since R9s Plus is the plus version, Oppo R9s Plus specs will be better than Oppo R9s specs. This Plus device will be the first phone to have the newest Qualcomm chipset- a 1.95Ghz octa-core SND 653 processorThere will be 6GB RAM along with 64GB of inbuilt storage which can be expanded up to 256GB. It uses Android Marshmallow OS. The handset features a 6-inch Full HD AMOLED display and a huge amount of 4000mAh battery capacity. This phone also supports VOOC charge and fingerprint sensor embedded on the home button like its sibling.

Oppo R9s duo: price and release date

With these strong specs above, both R9s and R9s Plus will immediately get into the list of best camera phones in the market. They will become the fierce rivals to many devices like Galaxy C9 Pro or iPhone 7. Oppo R9s release date will be on 28th October in China. Meanwhile R9s Plus will be available in this December. Oppo R9s price is quoted at about $415. Oppo R9s Plus price is higher with $519 ~ RM. 2169. The company is planning to bring the Plus version to the other market. We will keep informing you!