OnePlus 8 Pro has been officially launched on April 21, 2020.
OnePlus 8 Pro is a premium flagship phone that comes with a robust spec-sheet. It offers excellent performance supporting high-end games and massive usage. The power backup of the device is also strong, featuring both fast charging and wireless refilling support. Further, its admirable camera setup with sufficient storage and Dolby Atmos Speakers turns it into an irresistible deal.
For connectivity, it supports 5G, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n, Mobile Hotspot, Bluetooth v5.1, GPS with A-GPS, Glonass, NFC, USB Type-C and USB OTG.
Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass are the sensors in the phone.
OnePlus 8 Pro Specifications
- Body: 6.51 x 2.93 x 0.33 inches; 199 gm; IP68 certification
- Display: 6.78-inches Fluid AMOLED panel; 120Hz refresh rate; HDR10+; 513 PPI; 90.24% screen-to-body ratio
- Resolution: QHD+ (3168 x 1440 pixels); 19.8:9 aspect ratio
- Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 865; 7nm+ Mobile Platform
- CPU: Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 585)
- GPU: Adreno 650
- RAM: 8 / 12GB LPDDR5
- Storage: 128 / 256GB UFS 3.0
- Software & UI: Android 10 with Oxygen OS on top
- Rear Camera: Quad-camera;
– 48MP, f/1.78 1.12 µm Sony IMX689 primary shooter, OIS, EIS
– 48MP, f/2.2 Sony IMX586 ultra-wide sensor, 120º FOV
– 8MP, f/2.44 telephoto lens, OIS, 3X hybrid optical zoom, up to 30X digital zoom
– 5MP, f/2.4 colour filter lens
– Dual LED flash
- Front Camera: 16MP, f/2.45 1.0 µm Sony IMX471 sensor, OIS
- Security: Optical in-display fingerprint scanner
- Audio: Dual stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos
- Connectivity: Dual Nano-SIM slot, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (dual-band), Bluetooth 5.1, GPS/AGPS/GLONASS/BDS/Galileo/SBAS, NFC, USB Type-C
- Battery: 4510 mAh; Warp Charge 30T Fast Charging, Warp Charge 30 Wireless, Reverse wireless charging
- Colours: Glacial Green, Ultramarine Blue, Onyx Black
OnePlus 8 Pro Overview
Design and Display
|Dimensions||165.3 x 74.4 x 8.5 mm (6.51 x 2.93 x 0.33 in)|
|Weight||199 g (7.02 oz)|
|Build||Glass front (Gorilla Glass 5), glass back (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|IP68 dust/water resistant|
|Display||Fluid AMOLED, 1B colors, 120Hz, HDR10+|
|Size||6.78 inches, 111.7 cm2 (~90.8% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1440 x 3168 pixels (~513 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 5|
OnePlus says its ‘Fluid Display’ is “the best screen you’ll see all year”.
OnePlus 8 Pro sports an impressive Fluid AMOLED display adopting a punch-hole design on the top corner. It stands 6.78-inch tall and bears a screen resolution of 1,440 x 3,168 pixels along with 513 ppi sharp pixel density.
The display is covered with the help of a Corning Gorilla Glass panel to resist physical damage.
The Phone uses 3D curved glass on both sides and sports a punch-hole camera drilled into the top left corner of the screen. There’s a quad-camera setup at the back with the fourth camera placed on the side of the main module.
The OnePlus 8 Pro is also IP68 water and dust resistant. The IP68 certification takes away your fear against taking out the phone amidst the presence of dust, dirt, and water.
The OnePlus 8 Pro sports a 6.67-inch display with 120Hz refresh rate and QHD+ resolution and 20:9 aspect ratio. It’s also HDR10+ certified and boasts of high colour accuracy. This is a significant increase over the 90Hz display refresh rates present on the OnePlus 7 series.
The OnePlus 8 Pro is available in Glacial Green, Ultramarine Blue, Onyx Black colours.
|OS||Android 10, upgradable to Android 11, OxygenOS 11|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+)|
|CPU||Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 585)|
|Memory||128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 12GB RAM|
The OnePlus 8 Pro features the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset which makes the device 5G-ready. The smartphone has a minimum of 8GB of RAM and a maximum of 12GB RAM. The RAM module is the latest LPDDR5. It runs on Android 10.0 based OxygenOS 10.0 OS.
The phone comes with a dedicated MEMC chip, which stands for Motion Estimation and Motion Compensation that is available on televisions. The technology inserts new frames between existing ones in a video to decrease motion blur. If the technology is incorporated in the upcoming phones, then they could have much better gaming experience.
GPU used in the Phone is Adreno 650, enough to render the color and graphics and help improve your game playing and performance experiences.
OnePlus 8 Pro Camera
|Rear camera||48-megapixel (f/1.78, 1.12-micron), wide|
8-megapixel (f/2.44, 1.0-micron), telephoto
48-megapixel (f/2.2), ultra-wide
5-megapixel (f/2.4), color filter
|Rear flash||Dual LED|
|Front camera||16-megapixel (f/2.45, 1.0-micron)|
The OnePlus 8 Pro comes with a quad-camera setup at the back and single punch-hole camera on the front for selfies. The primary camera is the new Sony IMX689 sensor with 48MP resolution and f/1.8 aperture.
The camera takes 12MP photos by default using the pixel-binning technique. The OnePlus 8 Pro also has another 48MP ultrawide camera that lets you take detailed landscape shots, along with an 8MP telephoto lens with 3x hybrid zoom and a colour filter lens for the Instagram-friendly photos.
Powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset can capture up to 10-bit colour depth video capture, and slow-motion video capture up to 720p at 960fps, and HEVC Video Capture.
OnePlus 8 Pro Battery
|Quick Charging||Warp, 30W: 50 % in 23 minutes|
In terms of battery, the OnePlus 8 Pro comes with a 4510mAh cell, which is the largest ever on an OnePlus phone. That’s an absolute necessity considering it needs to power that monstrous display with the 120Hz refresh rate.
Coming to charging, wired charging is the same as last year’s Warp Charge 30T which can take the phone from 0 to 60% within 30 minutes.
The OnePlus 8 Pro also comes with 30W Warp Charge 30 Wireless, which can juice up the phone to 50% in under 30 minutes of charge-time. It also supports reverse wireless charging.
OnePlus 8 Pro Connectivity
Connectivity options included on the OnePlus 8 Pro are Wi-Fi-6, GPS, Bluetooth v5.1, and USB Type-C. The phone also supports 4G and 5G networks. The dual sim with dual standby phone supports the 4G network on both SIM’s. It has NFC connectivity to transfer files with compatible devices.
OnePlus 8 Pro Price in India and Nepal
With one of the best displays around, 5G and plenty of power, Reverse & fast wireless charging, OnePlus 8 Pro is available in three different colour options; Glacial Green, Ultramarine Blue, Onyx Black for two variants: 8GB RAM/ 128GB & 12GB RAM/ 256GB. Let’s look through the price here.
|Model||Price in India||Price in Nepal|
|8GB RAM/ 128GB||₹ 54,999||NPR 1,10,000|
|12GB RAM/ 256GB||₹ 59,999||NPR 1,25,000|
For more information visit the official site.
OnePlus 8 Pro Frequently asked Questions
How to block data and WiFi usage for apps on OnePlus 8 Pro?
To block data usage for apps, Go to Settings -> Apps & notifications -> Data usage control and choose the app that you want to block the access of the Mobile data and Wi-Fi access
Is the OnePlus 8 Pro waterproof?
The OnePlus 8 Pro smartphone is the company’s “fully-loaded” flagship device of 2020 and comes with an IP68 dust/water resistance rating.
Does the OnePlus 8 Pro support Dual sim / 5G?
The new OnePlus 8 series supports 5G networks out of the box. The OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro are powered by a Snapdragon 865 SoC that supports 5G modem. It also supports dual 4G SIM support and single 5G SIM, Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.1.
What are the key specs of the OnePlus 8 Pro?
The OnePlus 8 Pro smartphone has a 6.78 inch 120Hz AMOLED display. It has a customized Samsung Super AMOLED display features up to 120Hz refresh rate with 2k resolution. It is powered by a Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+) processor paired with Adreno 650 GPU.