Oppo K9 5G with Snapdragon 768 G, Launched in China


  • Oppo K9 5G is the latest 5G smartphone from the brand
  • The smartphone was launched on 6th May 2021 in China
  • The price of Oppo K9 5G in China is CNY 1,999 and CNY 2,199 for 8/128 GB and 8/256 GB, respectively

On 6th May 2021, Oppo introduced a new smartphone as Oppo K9 5G. It also introduces smart TV, a pair of TWS earbuds, and a fitness band at the launch event. The price of Oppo K9 5G in China is CNY 1,999 (around NPR 36,300) for 8/128 GB and CNY 2,199 for 8/256 GB. Accordingly, the expected price of Oppo K9 5G in Nepal is NPR 40,000 for the base variant (8/128 GB) and NPR 45,000 for the 8/256 GB.

Oppo K9 5G Overview

Oppo K9 5G has a great display and performance; it is very lightweight. It also has fast charging support for the battery. The cooling technology in Oppo K9 5G performs at its best.

Design and Build Quality

Oppo K9 5G packs a 6.43-inches FullHD+ Super AMOLED display. It has a touch sampling rate of 180Hz and possesses a refresh rate of 90Hz. A selfie camera is on the top-left in a punch-hole cutout. The resolution of the smartphone is 1080 x 2400 pixels and has an aspect ratio of 20:9.

Oppo K9 5G Design and Build Quality
Design and Build Quality

On the rear, Oppo K9 5G houses a triple camera on the top-left side. The camera sits in the rectangular module. Along with the camera, it also has an LED flash. The smartphone has two color options: black and gradient. It has a thickness of 7.9 mm and weighs 172 grams.

The display has a sixth-generation fingerprint reader underneath. It works fast and accurately.


Oppo K9 5G is powered by Qualcomm SM7250-AC Snapdragon 768 5G, with a 7 nm fabrication process. Likewise, the octa-core processor has Kryo 475 Prime, clocking at the speed of 2.84 GHz. It has Kryo 475 Gold with a clocking speed of 2.4 GHz. And finally, Kryo 475 Silver with a speed of 1.8 GHz.

Oppo K9 5G Performance

For sustained performance, Oppo K9 5G has a 3D liquid-cooling system consisting of a copper plate, a vapor chamber, and a multi-layer graphite sheet. Adreno 620 takes care of the graphics.

The base variant of the smartphone combines 8 GB of RAM with 128 GB of storage, whereas the other variant has 8 GB of RAM combined with 256 GB of inbuilt storage.

Oppo K9 5G runs Android 11 out of the box that is based on ColorOS 11.1


For photography and videography, Oppo K9 5G features four cameras: a triple rear camera and a single front camera. The rear camera comprises a 64 MP primary camera, an 8 MP ultra-wide camera, and a 2 MP macro camera.

The rear camera can record the footage in 4K at 30 frames per second (fps) and 1080 at 30 or 60 fps.

Oppo K9 5G flaunts a 32 MP selfie camera with an aperture of f/2.4. It can capture the video in 1080p at 30fps.


Oppo K9 5G packs a Li-Po 4300 mAh non-removable battery. It supports 65W fast charging through a USB Type-C port.

Oppo K9 5G Battery Charging
Battery Charging

As per the advertisement, it takes 35 minutes for the battery to fill 100% charge.

Opo K9 5G Specifications

Dimension159.1 x 73.4 x 7.9 mm i.e.,(6.44 x 3.01 x 0.31 in)
Weight172 grams
Display6.43-inches, Super AMOLED, 430 nits (typ), 750 nits (peak)
90Hz refresh rate
1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio
409 PPI density
OSAndroid 11, ColorOS 11.1
ChipsetQualcomm SM7250-AC Snapdragon 768 5G (7 nm)
CPUOcta-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 475 Prime & 1×2.4 GHz Kryo 475 Gold  & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 475 Silver)
GPUAdreno 620
RAM and storage8GB RAM with 128GB storage
8GB RAM with 256GB storage

Main Camera

  • 64 MP, f/1.7, (primary)
  • 8 MP, f/2.2, (ultra-wide)
  • 2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)

4K@30fps, 1080p @30/60/120fps

Front Camera32 MP, f/2.4
BatteryLi-Po 4300 mAh, non-removable
65W Fast Charging (100% in 35 minutes)
SensorsFingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, proximity, gyro, compass
ColorsBlack, Aurora

Oppo K9 5G Expected Price in Nepal and Availability

Oppo K9 5G is available in China with a starting price of CNY 1,999 for the base variant of 8/128 GB, while the 8/256 GB variant costs CNY 2,199. There is a very low probability of Oppo K9 5G to launch in Nepal; however, the expected price of Oppo K9 5G in Nepal is NPR 40,000 for the 8/128 GB model and NPR 45,000 for the 8/256 GB model.

Oppo K9 5G VariantsPrice in ChinaExpected Price in Nepal
Oppo K9 5G (8/128 GB)CNY 1,999NPR 40,000
Oppo K9 5G (8/256 GB)CNY 2,199NPR 45,000

The recent offerings from the brand, which are available in Nepal, are Oppo F19 and Oppo F19 Pro.

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