The A17 series is OPPO’s replacement for the earlier launched A16 series for those looking to buy a budget phone. There’s a 5000mAh battery along with a 50MP dual-rear camera setup, and it’s even splash-proof, with IPX4 protection, meaning it doesn’t stop working in the rain.
The smartphone is currently available in Malaysia, but we can expect OPPO to bring it to India soon.


The new Oppo A17 looks similar to any other A-series smartphone from the front with a typical waterdrop notch and thicker bezels surrounding the screen. The sides aka chassis are again made out of plastic. The power button that also doubles up as a fingerprint scanner along with volume rockers on the right.

The mic hole is on the top with the SIM tray located towards the left of the device. The bottom of the device will feature a USB Type-C port with speaker mesh and a 3.5 mm audio jack. The Oppo A17 gets a major change in terms of rear design which now gives a premium feel as it probably comes with a faux leather finish.

The Oppo A17 comes with dual rear cameras aligned vertically having two big circular cut-outs. The main sensor is on the top whereas the second one is just below it with an LED flash. It arrives in Lake Blue and Midnight Black colors.


OPPO A17 sports 6.56 inches HD+ waterdrop notch with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 on top. The device is powered by MediaTek Helio G35 SoC coupled with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage with a microSD card slot.


The new OPPO A17 comes with dual rear cameras with a 50MP main sensor with f/2.2 aperture, coupled with a depth sensor likely to be of 2MP with LED flash. There is a 5MP selfie shooter with an aperture of f/2.0.

It comes with 5000 mAh battery with 10W charging support. It runs on Android 12 with ColorOS 12.2 on top. The connectivity options include Dual SIM with Dual 4G LTE and VoLTE, Dual Band Wifi, Bluetooth 5.0, A-GPS, GLONASS, FM Radio, micro USB port, and a side-mounted fingerprint scanner.

The new OPPO A17 with 4GB+64GB cost RM599 (Rs.10,700/-) in Malaysia.