OnePlus is gearing up for the launch of its upcoming OnePlus 8 series of smartphones. The OnePlus 8 and the OnePlus 8 Pro smartphones are scheduled to launch globally on April 14 and in China on April 16, 2020. Ahead of the official launch, we have received almost all the information about the specifications and features of both OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro smartphones. As a matter of fact, several unofficial renders of the devices have been leaked in the past. Today, we will talk about the full specifications, features, and renders of the OnePlus 8 and the OnePlus 8 Pro smartphones and find out what these two smartphones have in store for us. That being said, before we begin, readers must be made aware that most of the specifications that have leaked are not officially confirmed as of now and the end products may vary a bit. It, therefore, is advisable to take these with a slight grain of salt as of now. So, without waiting any further, let’s begin.
OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro: Everything We Know So Far
1. OnePlus 8: Leaked Specifications and Renders
Starting with the display of the device, the OnePlus 8 is said to flaunt a 6.55-inch Fluid AMOLED display with a Full HD+ resolution. The display of the OnePlus 8 will provide a resolution of 2,400 x 1,080 pixels. Furthermore, the OnePlus 8 is tipped to feature a 90Hz high refresh rate display with a tall 20:9 aspect ratio. There will be a single punch-hole cutout for the selfie camera and the same will be located in the top left corner of the device’s display. The OnePlus 8 display will be protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass. The device will measure 160.2 x 72.9 x 8.0 mm and weigh in at 180 grams. There will be three color options to choose from – Onyx Black, Glacial Green, and Interstellar Glow.
Under the hood, the OnePlus 8 will be powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 5G processor, which will be paired with 8GB or 12GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 128GB or 256GB of UFS 3.0 internal storage. On the software front, the OnePlus 8 will ship the latest Android 10 OS out of the box with the company’s in-house Oxygen OS baked on top of it.
For photography, the OnePlus 8 will feature a 16MP Sony IMX471 selfie snapper with f/2.0 aperture, fixed focus, and EIS. Moving around on the back of the device, the OnePlus 8 will make room for a triple rear camera, which will include a 48MP Sony IMX586 lens with f/1.75 aperture, OIS/EIS, a 16MP ultra wide-angle camera with f/2.2 aperture and a 116 degree field of view, and a 2MP macro lens with 1.75 microns pixel size and f/2.4 aperture. The rear camera of the OnePlus 8 will come with a Dual LED flash and will be able to capture 4K UHD videos at 60 frames per second. Other features will consist of HDR, RAW mode, Cine mode, Nightscape, Super Micro, and Pro mode.
As far as the battery of the device is concerned, the OnePlus 8 will sport a 4,300mAh battery, which will have provision for up to 30W of fast charging (Warp Charge 30T). Connectivity options will include Bluetooth 5.1 (with aptX, aptX HD, LDAC, AAC), USB Type C USB 3.1 Gen 1, NFC, WiFi 6 (2.4 + 5 GHz), GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, and WiFi direct.
2. OnePlus 8 Pro: Leaked Specifications and Renders
Shifting gears to the OnePlus 8 Pro, the Pro model of the OnePlus 8 series will feature a 6.78-inch Fluid AMOLED QHD+ display with a 3,168 x 1,440 pixel resolution, a 120Hz refresh rate, 513 pixels per inch pixel density, 19.8:9 aspect ratio, and HDR10+ support. The OnePlus 8 Pro will be available in Onyx Black, Glacial Green, and Ultramarine Blue color variants. The device will measure 165.3 x 74.4 x 8.5mm and weigh in at 199 grams.
Just like its vanilla counterpart, the OnePlus 8 Pro will also make room for a left-aligned single punch-hole selfie snapper, which will make room for a 16MP Sony IMX471 sensor with f/2.4 aperture. Coming to the rear cameras of the device, the OnePlus 8 Pro will boast a quadruple rear camera setup, including a 48MP Sony IMX689 sensor with f/1.78 aperture, 1.12 microns pixel size, OIS/EIS, a 48MP ultra wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture, 120-degree field of view, an 8MP telephoto zoom lens with f/2.4 aperture, OIS, and a 5MP color filter with f/2.4 aperture. Like the vanilla OnePlus 8, the OnePlus 8 Pro will also feature 4K UHD video capturing capability at 60 frames per second. It will have support for HDR, RAW mode, Cine mode, Nightscape, Super micro, Pro mode, audio zoom, and color filter.
Powering the OnePlus 8 Pro will be an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor, which will be coupled with 8GB/12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 128GB/256GB of UFC 3.0 internal storage. The OnePlus 8 Pro will ship with Android 10 OS with Oxygen OS skin atop.
As far as the battery of the device is concerned, the OnePlus 8 Pro will sport a large 4,510mAh battery, which will feature 30W fast charging (Warp Charge 30T) and 30W wireless charging. It will also come with support for reverse charging. The OnePlus 8 Pro will be IP68 dust and water resistant.
As of now, this is everything we know about the OnePlus 8 and the OnePlus 8 Pro smartphones, but since the launch date is not too far from now, we can certainly expect the company to drop more hints about the same in the coming days. If it does, we will keep you posted on the same.
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