After a saga of leaks and renders, OnePlus has announced OnePlus 8, a successor to last year’s OnePlus 7T. The main highlight of the smartphone is its 90Hz refresh rate display, high-end internals, tri-camera (rear) setup, IP68 ratings (finally), and Warp Charge 30T Fast Charging support.
OnePlus 8: The Next OnePlus 7T!
The OnePlus 8 comes with a 6.55-inch FHD+ Fluid AMOLED display, 90Hz refresh rate, HDR10+, and a 20:9 aspect ratio. OnePlus says that it has 4096 levels of auto-brightness control and has an A+ Display rating from DisplayMate. It powered by Snapdragon 865 SoC, coupled with 8GB/12GB RAM, and all are paired with 128GB/256GB (UFS 3.0) storage.
The OnePlus 8 runs on Android 10 with OxygenOS 10. Coming to the camera, the OnePlus 8 sports a 48-megapixel rear camera with a Sony IMX586 sensor and OIS, a 16-megapixel 116° ultra-wide-angle camera and a 2-megapixel macro sensor.
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At the front, it has a 16-megapixel in-screen camera with a Sony IMX471 sensor. It runs on 4300mAh battery with Warp Charge 30T Fast Charging. In addition to that, it retains the alert slider, has a glass back with 3D Corning Gorilla Glass protection, stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos, and an in-display fingerprint sensor.
OnePlus 8 Specifications
- 6.55-inch (1080 x 2400 pixels) Full HD+ 402 PPI 20:9 Fluid AMOLED display with 90Hz refresh rate, HDR 10+, 3D Corning Gorilla Glass protection
- 2.84GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 865 7nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 650 GPU
- 8GB LPDDR4X / 12GB LPDDR4X RAM
- 128GB (UFS 3.0) / 256GB (UFS 3.0) storage
- 48MP rear camera with Sony IMX586 sensor, 0.8μm pixel size, f/1.75 aperture, OIS + EIS Hybrid stabilization, 16MP 116° ultra-wide camera with f/2.2 aperture, 2MP macro camera with f/2.4 aperture, 4K video at 60 fps, 720p slow motion at 480fps, 1080p slow motion at 240fps
- 16MP front-facing camera with Sony IMX471 sensor, f/2.45 aperture, EIS
- Android 10 with OxygenOS 10
- 4300mAh battery with Warp Charge 30T Fast Charging (5V/6A)
- In-display fingerprint sensor
- Water-resistant (IP68)
- USB Type-C audio, Dual Stereo speakers, Dolby Atmos
- Dual SIM (nano + nano), 5G SA/NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6 802.11 ax 2X2 MIMO, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS (L1+L5 Dual Band) + GLONASS, USB Type-C
- Dimensions: 160.2×72.9×8.0 mm; Weight: 180g
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The OnePlus 8 comes in Onyx Black (gloss-finish glass), Glacial Green (matte glass) and interstellar Glow (gloss-finish glass) colors, is priced at;
- 8GB RAM with 128GB storage – $699 / £599 (~Rs 53,100 / Rs 57,405)
- 12GB RAM with 256GB storage – $799 / €699 (~Rs 60,700 / Rs 58,345)
It will be available in the US and North America from April 29th. It will be available in Europe and the UK from April 21st starting. OnePlus 8 is said to be available in India this summer on Amazon.in, however, it didn’t reveal the pricing.
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