The Oppo Reno 9 series, the successor to the Oppo Reno 8 series, is reportedly in the works, and while the company hasn’t officially confirmed the upcoming range, a well-known tipster has revealed some details about the smartphones. A post on Weibo by Digital Chat Station reveals that the Oppo Reno 9 could go on sale in China as early as next month. The post has also shared the key specs of the next-gen smartphones. Here’s what we know about the Oppo Reno 9.
Oppo Reno 9 alleged specifications
The Oppo Reno 9 is said to feature a 6.7-inch FHD+ OLED display with curved edges. The display is said to have a resolution of 1080 x 2412 pixels and a refresh rate of 120 Hz. According to the report, the Oppo Reno 9 will be powered by a Snapdragon 778G Plus chipset paired with up to 12GB of RAM.
When it comes to cameras, the Oppo Reno 9 will reportedly feature a triple rear camera setup with a 64MP OmniVision OV64B primary camera. The smartphone will likely get the same 32-megapixel Sony IMX709 selfie camera on the front as seen on the Oppo Reno 8.
The device will likely get an under-display fingerprint scanner and run the Android 13-based OS out of the box.
The report suggests that the Oppo Reno 9 will see a downgrade in terms of battery. The Oppo Reno 9 is said to be supported by a 4,500mAh battery with support for 67W fast charging. For those who don’t know, the Oppo Reno 8 supports 80W fast charging.
As a reminder, the Oppo Reno 8, launched a few months ago, has a 6.43-inch AMOLED display with a 90Hz refresh rate and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection on top. Under the hood, the smartphone is powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 1300 paired with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. It runs on the Android 12-based ColorOS 12.1 operating system, which is ready to use.