Two OPPO devices with model numbers PBEM00 and PBET00 were recently granted 3C certification in China. Today, the same smartphones have appeared on TENAA with images along with some specs. The images that that have surfaced through TENAA certification matches with the leaked photos of OPPO R17 that have leaked in the recent weeks.
The images reveal that the front side of the PBEM00 / PBET00 feature a very small just like the waterdrop notch on the upcoming OPPO F9 smartphone. The backside of the phone features a vertical dual camera setup. Since the fingerprint scanner is not present on the backside of the phone and there is no space available for it on the front, it is speculated that the handset could be equipped with in-screen fingerprint scanner.
The TENAA listings of PBEM00 and PBET00 are yet to be populated with full specs. However, their listings do contain few information on their dimensions, display and battery. Both the smartphones measure 157.5 x 74.9 x 7.5mm and they feature 6.4-inch displays. They are powered by 3,415mAh batteries.
A Chinese leakster has claimed that PBEM00 / PBET00 that has been approved by OPPO R17 smartphone. He has claimed that the OPPO R17 Pro has not appeared on TENAA yet. According to the tipster, both the smartphones will be powered by Snapdragon 710 and they will also feature in-screen fingerprint scanner. He has added that the OPPO R17 could be an advanced smartphone featuring 8 GB or 10 GB of RAM and it will be also equipped with TOF 3D sensing technology for 3D facial recognition. The 3C certifications of PBEM00 / PBET00 have revealed that they carry support for 20W fast charging.
Rumors are rife that the Chinese manufacturer may announce the R17 and R17 Pro smartphones by the end of this month. These could be the first phones to feature Gorilla Glass 6 protection. It is speculated that the R17 may feature 128 GB of storage and 6 GB of RAM and it could be priced at 2,999 Yuan (~$437). The advanced R17 Pro with 128 GB of storage and 8 GB of RAM may cost 3,299 Yuan (~$481).
Another OPPO PAGM00 / PAGT00 smartphone with rear-mounted fingerprint scanner and waterdrop notch has been spotted on TENAA. The above images show that the design of PAGM00 / PAGT00 OPPO phones are exactly same as PBEM00 / PBET00 and the only difference is the presence of a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner.
The OPPO PAGM00 / PAGT00 could be a stripped-down version of PBEM00 / PBET00 and may arrive in the market as A series smartphone. At present, there is no information available on the specifications of the PAGM00 / PAGT00 smartphone.