OnePlus is all set to announce the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro flagship phones on April 14th. Compared to the predecessor OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7T lineup from last year, the OnePlus 8 series will arrive with several improvements in terms of specs and design. The OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro will be the first phones from the company to feature punch-hole displays. Also, the OnePlus 8 Pro will be the first smartphone from the brand to arrive with an IP68 rating and support for wireless charging. A new report on Winfuture.de has now revealed the full specifications of the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro phones along with their pricing.
OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro pricing and availability
A Slovakian retailer has listed both smartphones on its website, revealing their pricing for European markets. The 8GB + 128GB and 8GB + 256GB versions of the OnePlus 8 will available at €729 (~Rs 60,300) and €835 (~Rs 69,000), respectively. It will come in three colour options such as Onyx Black, Glacial Green and Interstellar Glow.
On the other hand, the same variants of the OnePlus 8 Pro will cost €930 (~Rs 77,000) and €1,020 (~Rs 84,400). It is expected to release in Onyx Black, Glacial Green and Ultramine Blue colourways. In Europe, the OnePlus 8 series is expected to go sale from April 30th. There is no word yet on the pricing and availability of the OnePlus 8 series for India.
OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro specifications and features
The OnePlus 8 has a 6.55-inch Fluid AMOLED display with full HD+, a 20:9 aspect ratio, HDR10+, 402ppi pixel density and a refresh rate of 90Hz. On the other hand, the OnePlus 8 Pro has a larger 6.78-inch Fluid AMOLED screen with support for 1440 x 3168 pixels resolution, 19.8:9 aspect ratio, HDR10+ 513 ppi pixel density and a 120Hz refresh rate. The screen of the OnePlus 8 Pro also supports Adaptive Display and MEMC technology. Both displays are equipped with in-screen fingerprint scanners and are shielded by Gorilla Glass panels. The OnePlus 8 has a slim profile of 8mm and weigh 180g, whereas the OP8 Pro has a thickness of 8.5mm and it weighs 199 grams.
The Snapdragon 865 mobile platform powers the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro phones. The OnePlus 8 comes in 8GB and 12GB LDDR4x RAM versions, while the Pro model has 8GB and 12GB LPDDR5 RAM variants. Both phones will be arriving in 128GB and 256GB UFS 3.0 storage choices. There is a 4,310mAh battery with Warp Charge 30T support inside the OnePlus 8. The Pro model gets a 4,510mAh battery. It not only supports 30W rapid charging, but also 30W wireless charging and 3W reverse wireless charging.
The OnePlus 8 has a 16-megapixel Sony IMX471 front camera with support for EIS and 1080p 30fps video recording. Its rear camera system consists of an OIS and EIS capable Sony IMX586 48-megapixel main shooter, a 16-megapixel ultra-wide lens with a 116-degree field-of-view and a 2-megapixel macro lens. The photography features available on the OnePlus 8 are dual-LED flash, HDR, RAW, PDAF, Cine Mod, Nightscape, Super Macro, Pro Mode and30fps / 60fps 4K video recording, 720p (480fps) and 1080p (240fps) slow-motion video recording.
The OnePlus 8 Pro has the same front camera that is available on the vanilla model. The Pro model gets a quad camera setup that comprises of a Sony IMX689 48-megapixel main shooter with support for OIS and EIS, a Sony IMX586 superwide sensor with 120-degree field-of-view, a OIS ready 8-megapixel telephoto lens with 3x optical zoom and 30x digital zoom support. Apart from the inclusion of 3D Audio Zoom and Color Filter, the Pro variant has the same camera features as the OnePlus 8 phone.
The OnePlus 8 series will run Android 10 that is overlaid with the latest OxygenOS 10. Both phones are equipped with stereo speakers along with Dolby Atmos support. The connectivity features include dual SIM support, 5G, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.1, NFC and USB Type-C.