Oppo R9S Plus releases in Malaysia, priced RM 2498

Oppo R9S Plus, which was launched in China last year in October, has made its way into the Malaysian smartphone market now. The phone has been listed on Malaysian online store Directd and is readily available for purchase at a price of RM 2498.

The online store has two color variants of the Oppo R9S Plus- Rose Gold and Gold and it comes with 1 year warranty by Oppo Malaysia.

The Oppo R9S sports a metal unibody design and packs in cool hardware. The phone rocks octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 SoC clocled at 1.95 GHz processor. This is paired with 6GB of RAM and 64GB expandable storage. It is equipped with 16MP/16MP camera combo for rear and front and a fingerprint scanner.

It sports big 6.0-inch Full HD 2.5D curved display with Gorilla Glass 5 protection on top and is powered by a 4000mAh battery with VOOC fast charging. The phone runs on Android v6.0.1 Marshmallow.

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Although Oppo R9S Plus owners can update their phone to the latest Android 7.0 Nougat using Custom ROM, there is still no word from Oppo about the official roll out of a stable Nougat build. But we do hope to see the phone being bumped up to the latest Android OS sometime in Q2.

via Directd


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