It seems Oppo Find 9 will take another 6 or 7 months to finally see the light of day. A rumour surfaced that the handset is finally going to be unveiled in March 2017 at the upcoming MWC 2017, however as per GSMrena, a reputed Chinese mobile market analyst has now said that the Find 9 will not be launched in the first half of next year. An employee of Qualcomm's Chinese arm has also confirmed this, saying that the Find 9 releasing in March is nothing but a rumor.
As noted, the smartphone is making headlines since the start of 2015 and will be a successor to the previous Oppo Find 7. The latest rumors suggest some heavy-duty specifications, which if comes out to be true, will finally compensate the long delay incurred by the handset.
Let's find out what Oppo Find 9 is supposed to bring to the table.
Quad HD Display
Oppo Find 9 is expected to feature a 5.5-inch Quad HD display, giving out a resolution of 1440x2560 pixels. Oppo might offer a 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection.
Snapdragon 835 CPU and 6GB RAM
Oppo Find 9 might be fueled by the teased Qualcomm's flagship SoC - Snapdragon 835 chipset. It is not yet confirmed but considering the flagship moniker, we cannot rule out the possibility.
The CPU is expected to be paired up with 6 or 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage.
21MP Rear Camera and 16MP Selfie Camera
Oppo Find 9 is likely to feature a 21MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash. For selfies, the smartphone will have a 16MP wide-angle front-facing snapper equipped with Oppo's Beautify 4.0 Mode and Selfie-Panorama feature.
Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the box
Considering the timeline Oppo will launch the handset, Oppo Find 9 is expected to run Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the box with Oppo's custom UI on the top.
A 4,100mAh battery unit with Oppo's VOOC charging support
Oppo Find 9 is supposed to feature a 4,100mAh battery unit with Oppo's VOOC fast charging support. The smartphone will include 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi. NFC, Bluetooth and GPS as connectivity features.