After tons and tons of leaks and rumors, OnePlus has officially launched the most anticipated smartphones, OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 in all its glory. We will be talking about the OnePlus 8 which comes with several improvements like high refresh rate display, Snapdragon 865 chipset, 5G and Wi-Fi 6 support, bigger batteries and more. Both OnePlus 8 and the OnePlus 8 Pro will be on sale globally as well as in India when the lockdown ends and markets are ready.
OnePlus 8 Specification
Design: The OnePlus 8 comes with metal and glass design. The device comes with a punch-hole front camera, placed in the left corner of the screen, and comes in with multiple funky colors.
Processor: OnePlus 8 comes with the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor.
RAM and Internal storage: OnePlus 8 come in two variants: one with 8GB+12GB variant and 128GB/256GB UFS 3.0 two-lane storage options that aren’t expandable via a microSD card
Screen: The OnePlus 8 comes with a large 6.55-inch screen with a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels and uses OLED panel.
Cameras: The OnePlus 8 comes with a triple rare camera setup which includes a primary 48-megapixel Sony IMX586 primary sensor with an aperture of f/1.75, paired with a 16-megapixel ultra-wide lens with an aperture of f/2.2 and a dedicate 2-megapixel macro camera with an aperture of f/2.4.
For the selfies, OnePlus comes with a 16-megapixel Sony IMX471 sensor at the front with an aperture of f/2.45.
Battery and Software: OnePlus 8 has been fuelled with a 4,300mAh battery that supports Warp Charge 30T (5V/ 6A). The device lacks wireless charging.
OnePlus 8 runs on Oxygen OS based on the latest Android 10 out of the box.
Pricing and Availability
As far the pricing of the device is concerned, OnePlus 8 comes with a price tag of $699 (roughly Rs. 53,200) for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant, while its 12GB RAM + 256GB storage variant comes with a price tag of $799 (roughly Rs. 60,800). The Smartphone has Glacial Green and Interstellar Glow (only 12GB+256GB) color shades to choose from.
The Smartphone will go on sale starting April 19. OnePlus has not revealed the Indian price yet but at the same time has also confirmed that the OnePlus 8 series price will be revealed soon for the Indian market.