The OnePlus 8 series of flagship phones are expected to go official in April. Some reports have claimed that the launch is set for mid-April, while others say that the launch could be delayed to the end of the month due to the COVID-19 crisis. OnePlus is expected to announce the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro flagship phones as part of the series. The lineup also includes a mid-range phone called the OnePlus 8 Lite. This device is speculated to go official by the end of Q2. Tipster Ishan Agarwal has now revealed the full specifications of the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro smartphones.
OnePlus 8 Pro specifications and features
The CAD renders of the OnePlus 8 Pro that surfaced few months back had revealed that it will come with a curved display with a punch-hole positioned at its top-left corner. The tipster has now revealed that the smartphone will be sporting a 6.78-inch S-AMOLED screen with quad HD+ resolution and a 120Hz refresh rate. The phone will come with an IP68 rated dust-resistant and waterproof chassis. It could be available in black, blue and green colours.
The Snapdragon 865 5G SoC will power the OnePlus 8 Pro’s 8GB and 12GB LPDDR5 RAM editions. The phone will arrive in UFS 3.0 storage choices like 128GB and 256GB. The phone will be housing a 4,510mAh battery with Warp Charge 30T, 30W wireless charging and 3W reverse wireless charging. For snapping selfies, the phone will be equipped with a 16-megapixel front camera. The rear panel of the device will have a 48-megapixel + 48-megapixel + 8-megapixel + 5-megapixel quad camera setup.
OnePlus 8 specifications and features
The OnePlus 8 is expected to arrive with a punch-hole display like its Pro sibling. However, it will be sporting a flat screen. Agarwal revealed that the OnePlus 8 will have a 6.55-inch S-AMOLED display with full HD+ resolution and a 90Hz refresh rate support. The handset will not carry any IP rating. It could be coming in colours like glow, black and green.
The OnePlus 8 will be driven by Snapdragon 865 mobile platform and it will arrive in LPDDRX RAM versions like 8GB and 12GB. It will feature UFS 3.0 storage, with 128GB and 256GB variants. The phone may house a 4,300mAh battery with 30W Warp Charge 30T. The OnePlus 8 may feature a 16-megapixel front shooter and a 48-megapixel + 16-megapixel + 2-megapixel triple camera system.
Android 10 along with the latest edition of OxygenOS will be loaded on the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro. These phones will be also equipped with in-screen fingerprint readers. The tipster did not share any details on the pricing of these devices.