OnePlus 8 Series – Lead with Speed

Hello Folks, yesterday that is 14th April 2020 OnePlus released its 8th Series of Mobile devices. OnePlus 8 Series, again there are 2 devices: OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8Pro.


Both the devices look Slim & Sleek, powered with Android 10, Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 and 5G support.

Here comes the difference between the 2 devices; Display of OnePlus 8Pro is 120 Hz Fluid Display and OnePlus 8 is 90 Hz Fluid Display. Camera of OnePlus 8Pro is 48 Mega Pixel Quad Cam and OnePlus 8 is 48 Mega Pixel Triple Cam.

Above mentioned are couple of similarities & differences in between OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8Pro of OnePlus 8 Series.

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Let’s jump into their specifications:

There are 2 types/variants of capacities, one is 8GB RAM with 128GB Storage and other one is 12GB RAM with 256GB Storage. Some of the prominent specs are mentioned & differentiated as below:

OnePlus 8ProOnePlus 8
ColorsGlacial Green, Ultramarine Blue & Onyx BlackGlacial Green, Interstellar Glow, Onyx Black
DimensionsHeight – 165.3 mmHeight – 160.2 mm
Width – 74.3 mmWidth – 72.9 mm
Thickness – 8.5 mmThickness – 8.0 mm
Weight – 199 gWeight – 180 g
Display ParametersSize – 6.78 inches diagonallySize – 6.55 inches diagonally
Resolution – 3168*1440 Pixels 513PPIResolution – 1080*2400 Pixels 402PPI
Aspect Ratio – 19.8:9Aspect Ratio – 20:9
Type – Fluid AMOLEDType – Fluid AMOLED
Support sRGB, Display P3Support sRGB, Display P3
Cover Glass – 3D Corning Gorilla GlassCover Glass – 3D Corning Gorilla Glass
Display FeaturesAdaptive DisplayReading Mode
Vibrant Color Effect ProNight Mode
Motion Graphics SmoothingVibrant Color Effect
Reading Mode
Night Mode
CameraRear Camera – MainRear Camera – Main
Sensor: Sony IMX689Sensor: Sony IMX586
Megapixels: 48Megapixels: 48
Pixel Size: 1.12 µm/48M; 2.24 µm (4 in 1)/12MPixel Size: 0.8µm
Lens Quantity: 7PLens Quantity: 6P
OIS: YesOIS: Yes
EIS: YesEIS: Yes
Aperture: f/1.78Aperture: f/1.75
Telephoto LensMacro Lens
Megapixels: 8Megapixels: 2
Pixel Size: 1.0µmPixel Size: 1.75µm
OIS: YesAperture: f/2.4
Aperture: f/2.44
Ultra Wide Angle LensUltra Wide Angle Lens
Megapixels: 48Megapixels: 16
Aperture: f/2.2Aperture: f/2.2
Field of View: 120°Field of View: 116°
Color Filter Lens
Megapixels: 5
Aperture: f/2.4
Dual LED FlashDual LED Flash
ZoomZoom – Optical
3× hybrid zoomNo(Support in sensor zoom 2X)
Multi Autofocus ( All pixel omni-directional PDAF+LAF+CAF)Multi Autofocus (PDAF+CAF)
4K video at 30/60 fps4K video at 30/60 fps
1080P video at 30/60 fps1080P video at 30/60 fps
Super Slow Motion: 720p video at 480 fps, 1080p video at 240fpsSuper Slow Motion: 1080p video at 240 fps, 720p video at 480 fps
Time-Lapse: 1080P 30fps, 4k 30fpsTime-Lapse 1080P 30fps, 4k 30fps
Video EditorVideo Editor
CINE aspect ratio video recording, Video HDR, Cat&Dog face detect & focus, UltraShot HDR, Nightscape, Super Micro, Portrait, Pro Mode, Panorama, AI Scene Detection, RAW Image, Audio Zoom, Audio 3DCINE aspect ratio video recording, UltraShot HDR, Nightscape, Micro , Portrait, Pro Mode, Panorama, Cat&dog face detection&focus, AI Scene Detection, RAW Image
Front CameraFront Camera
Sensor: Sony IMX471Sensor: Sony IMX471
Megapixels: 16Megapixels: 16
Pixel Size: 1.0 µmPixel Size: 1.0 µm
EIS: YesEIS: Yes
Autofocus: Fixed FocusAutofocus: Fixed Focus
Aperture: f/2.45Aperture: f/2.45
1080p video at 30fps1080P video at 30fps
Face Unlock, HDR, Screen Flash, Face RetouchingFace Unlock, HDR, Screen Flash, Face Retouching
PerformanceOperating System: OxygenOS based on Android™ 10Operating System: OxygenOS based on Android™ 10
CPU: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865CPU: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™865
5G Chipset: X555G Chipset: X55
GPU: Adreno 650GPU: Adreno 650
Storage: 128GB/256GB UFS3.0Storage: 128GB/256GB UFS 3.0 2-LANE
Battery: 4510 mAh (non-removable)Battery: 4300 mAh (non-removable)
Warp Charge 30T Fast Charging (5V/6A)Warp Charge 30T Fast Charging (5V/6A)
30W Wireless Charging
AudioDual Stereo SpeakersDual Stereo Speakers
Noise cancellation supportNoise cancellation support
Dolby Atmos®Dolby Atmos®
Audio 3D, Audio Zoom

As the tag line says “Lead with Speed” they (both devices) are Fast and Smooth at your finger tips. They are powered with Android 10 and Oxygen OS which is Smart, Swift & Efficient.

With new smart 5G Technology, both the devices can automatically switch between 5G and non 5G networks which is a very good option, in this way the battery life can be prolonged and keep connected.

“Best results are achieved by pairing Wi-Fi 6 WLAN with 5G Mobile Networks.”

The machine powers of both the devices are identical other than some of changes with specifications.

For more detailed information, also visit OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8Pro.


Well the prices in India are not yet confirmed, the dollar prices are as below:

  • OnePlus 8Pro, 8GB /128GB variant is $ 899
  • OnePlus 8Pro, 12GB/256GB variant is $ 999
  • OnePlus 8, 8GB /128GB variant is $ 699
  • OnePlus 8, 12GB/256GB variant is $ 799

Watch this space for the OnePlus 8 Series India prices, we will keep you posted.

Folks, let us know your inputs about both the devices in the below comments section.

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