OPPO Unveils the RX17 Pro and the RX17 Neo for the European market

OPPO has forayed into the European market with a bunch of two new smartphones. The company has unveiled its – RX17 Pro and the RX17 Neo at an event in Milan, Italy.

Well, technically not new, these new smartphones are the same R17 Pro and the R17 Neo phones released earlier, but the names get an ‘X’ added for some unknown reason. OPPO had said that these phones would be available in Italy, France, Spain, and the Netherlands from November 16.e

Firstly – the RX17 Pro features a 6.4-inch Full HD+ AMOLED notched display that comes with In-display fingerprint sensor. Snapdragon 710 SoC powers the phone with Adreno 6160 GPU. Followed by 6GB/8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage.

On the camera front, the RX17 Pro boasts a dual camera setup – a 12MP sensor with OIS and a 20MP secondary camera with f/2.6 aperture. It also features a 25MP front-facing camera with an aperture of f/2.0.

The RX17 Pro ships with Android 8.1 Oreo with ColorOS running top of it out-of-the-box. The device is fulled by a 3700mAh battery that supports OPPO’s SuperVOOC Flash Charge technology. Lastly, this dual-SIM powered RX17 Pro supports Bluetooth 5.0 and features USB 3.1 Type-C and NFC.

Secondly, the OPPO RX17 Neo brags a 6.41-inch Full HD+ display with a 19:9 aspect ratio that comes in Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection and features a screen-to-body-ratio of 91.5%. Similar to the Pro version stated earlier, the RX17 Neo also comes with an in-display fingerprint scanner.

The RX17 Neo, under the hood, is packed with a Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 660 chipset paired with an Adreno 512 GPU. The phone comes in a 4GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage variant.

As for the optics, the RX17 NEO showcases a 16MP rear camera with an aperture of f/1.75 and also a secondary 2MP camera with F/2.4 aperture. On the front, it hosts a 25MP selfie shooter with an aperture of f/2.0.

The RX17 Neo also runs on Android 8.1 Oreo-based ColorOS 5.2. A 3600mAh battery powers the device.

As for the pricing, the OPPO RX17 Pro comes at a price tag of 599 Euros (approximately Rs 49,845) while the RX17 Neo comes at 349 Euros (Rs 29,000 approx.)

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