Oppo F9 Pro First Impressions: More of a style statement than a performer?

If there’s one feature that comprehensively sums up the evolution of smartphones in 2018, it’s the notch. Apple started it with the iPhone X last year and ever since, Jony Ive has been recruited as the chief product designer by almost all smartphone makers. From flagships to budget phones, the notch has been everywhere, so much so, that even after the initial hatred, it’s now an accepted feature on smartphones. Marketing teams have worked overnight to drive the message that if you want a full-screen display (of course, you do!), you have to live with the notch. An ugly cutout from the top that ruins the symmetry and the continuity of the panel. And we have seen notches of all kinds. Big and small. But there’s a new notch in the neighbourhood. And it comes sporting on the top of the Oppo F9 Pro.

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