Oppo R17 Pro with triple rear cameras, waterdrop notch display, Gorilla Glass 6 launched

first_imgOppo has finally launched the R17 Pro in its home market, China on Thursday. The newly launched — as rumoured — comes with waterdrop screen and triple cameras on the rear panel. Another highlight of the Oppo R17 Pro is the SuperVOOC support. The smartphone has been launched at a price tag of CNY 4,299, which roughly translates to Rs 44,000.The Oppo R17 Pro the second smartphone to sport three cameras on its rear panel, the first one being Huawei’s Pro Pro. On the rear panel, the phone consists of a primary sensor of 12-megapixel with f/1.5-2.4 aperture and dual pixel, PDAF and OIS support. The secondary camera comes with a 20-megapixel sensor with an aperture of f/2.6. Lastly, the third sensor is actually a TOF 3D stereo camera, which so far has been placed only on the front to bring 3D face unlock feature to the phone. Oppo, however, claims that the third TOF 3D stereo camera on the Oppo R17 Pro can be used to capture 3D pictures.The Oppo R17 Pro comes with a 6.4-inch AMOLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels resolution and screen to body ratio of 91.5 per cent. The smartphone also comes with a waterdrop notch which was also seen on the Oppo F9 and F9 Pro previously. The screen of the Oppo R17 Pro is protected with Corning’s latest Gorilla Glass 6. The smartphone comes with an under-display fingerprint sensor as also seen on Oppo Find X and Vivo NEX.On the hardware front, the Oppo R17 Pro is powered by Qualcomm’s recently announced Snapdragon 710 chipset coupled with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. The storage space can’t be expanded via a microSD card, the company has confirmed. On the software front, the Oppo R17 Pro runs Android 8.1 Oreo with the company’s own ColorOS 5.1 skin out-of-the-box.advertisementThe Oppo R17 Pro is backed by a 3,700 mAh battery — which the company says has been divided into two part of 1,850 mAh each to enable 50W SuperVOOC charging technology — which debuted with the Oppo Find X Lamborghini Edition. With the 50W SuperVOOC charging technology, Oppo promises to charge 40 per cent in just 10 min.The smartphone as already mentioned has been launched for a price of CNY 4,299, which is roughly around Rs 44,000. The smartphone will go on sale in mid-October in China. As of now, there’s no official word on if the Oppo R17 Pro will hit the Indian shores or not.last_img read more

Neymar determined to overcome injury upset

first_imgNeymar Neymar remains determined amid latest injury upset Goal 07:01 3/1/18 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Neymar injured, PSG Getty Neymar PSG Ligue 1 The 26-year-old posted an inspirational message on social media after it was confirmed he will return to his homeland to have an operation Neymar has vowed he will not “give up” and will find a way to overcome his latest setback after Paris Saint-Germain confirmed he will undergo an operation on a fractured toe.The attacker could be out for around six weeks after suffering a cracked metatarsal and twisted ankle in his side’s 3-0 win over Marseille in Ligue 1 on Sunday.PSG said on Wednesday Neymar will return to Brazil to have surgery, and the 26-year-old followed it up with an inspirational post on Instagram.The former Barcelona star posted a picture of himself lying on the field captioned with a quote showing he is determined to overcome the injury.”Obstacles can’t hold you down. If there’s a wall in your way, don’t give up. Find out how to climb it,” the message said.The injury rules the star out of the second leg of PSG’s Champions League clash with Real Madrid at Parc des Princes on March 6, with the Ligue 1 leaders looking to overcome the 3-1 deficit from the first encounter.The €222 million signing has played an integral role for Unai Emery’s side, scoring 28 goals and 16 assists in 30 appearances.Ex-Santos star Neymar has suffered injury heartbreak before, most notably when he suffered a spine injury during the 2014 World Cup, ending his tournament at the quarter-final stage.last_img read more