In this day and age, customers are continuously looking for more smartphone functions that meet their specific needs. They want longer battery life, fashionable design, a smooth operating system, and durability. Thus enters OPPO, whose revolutionary VOCC Flash Charge Technology (Voltage Open Loop Multi-Step Constant-Current Charging) on the newly launched OPPO F9, will make them stand out in the market.
The VOOC technology applies a low voltage fast charging mechanism to deliver rapid charge at a speed four times faster than the normal conventional charging technology while ensuring a safe charging process with five layers of protection from the charging adapter to smartphone, including low temperature and voltage.
In addition, the phone comes with a 19.5:9 unique Water-drop Screen design with a ratio of 90.8 percent, a front with a top notch that hosts the receiver, camera and light sensor for more condensed space and more compact layout, thereby bringing the handset a symmetrical beauty allowing users to view more content on the well displayed 6.23-inch screen.
The device comes to the market in two colors, Sunrise Red and Twilight Blue, OPPO promising Starry Purple before the end of the year, with inspiration coming from nature – sunrise, twilight, and starry skies. OPPO wants to infuse these feelings into the design of the product, to provide consumers with vitality rooted in nature. Moreover, to achieve a unified design, F9 for the first time applies a gradient design on the side frame, making the sides and the back a naturally connected whole.
Boosting of a five-layer protection system the OPPO F9 is ideal for a variety of electric current. The first layer has a sensor that enables the phone to automatically detect the voltage and adjust accordingly. The second layer is through the VOCC Identification built into the adapter, identifying if the device supports flash charging. The third layer enables overload protection. The fourth layers in the device detects voltage levels to release overload protection and current into the battery. The fifth layer offers the customer a fuse in the device that will cut out any excess current into the phone battery while charging. These layers guarantee security and protection of the phone and the customer.
You can also use your phone while charging and still obtain the same levels of super-fast charging.
Based on Android 8.1, the phone comes in two variants a 4GB RAM and a 6 GB RAM both having a 64GB Storage which can further be expanded with an internal microSD card of up to 256GB. For the first time, OPPO F series is equipped with dual rear cameras (16MP + 2MP) also pioneering the 25MP A.I front camera.
OPPO brings the ColorOS 5.2 Operating System to create a smarter interactive experience for users. The OPPO F9 is equipped with the Google Lens that identifies objects and shows relevant search results and information.
VOCC Charging was launched in 2014, and has gained over 500 patents, with the technology in use with over 90 million customers.
The OPPO F9 has been on pre-order since 10th September 2018 and will officially go on sale on 24th September at a price of 35,990 Kshs for the 4GB version and for the 6GB for 37,990 Kshs. It will also be available in Lipa Later, a credit company that has made it possible for the customer to get the smartphone today and pay for it later in affordable monthly installments.