The OnePlus 8 Pro is officially the company’s best smartphone right now. It was unveiled alongside the OnePlus 8. And just like the standard model, it is an upgrade to its predecessor – the OnePlus 7 Pro. It becomes the first OnePlus smartphone to support not just wireless charging but also reverse wireless charging and IP68 Dust and Water Resistant. Speaking of first-timers, its 6.78″ display is also the largest so far for the company.
Without further ado, let’s check out the OnePlus 8 Pro full specs and price.
OnePlus 8 Pro Key Specs
- 6.78-inch Fluid AMOLED display
- 48MP + 48MP + 8MP + 5MP main camera
- 16MP front-facing camera
- Snapdragon 865 chipset
- Android 10 (OxygenOS 10)
- 8GB/128GB, 12GB/256GB
- 4,510 mAh battery capacity
The OnePlus 8 Pro is slim and sleek in every way possible. One can clearly see it was built with remarkable precision with a brilliant contoured design which definitely feels great in the hand. It is available in three elegant body colours; Glacial Green, Ultramarine Blue, and Onyx Black. The phone measures 165.3 x 74.4 x 8.5 mm in dimensions and weighs 199 grams in weight. The front side is identical to the OnePlus 8. The real difference in terms of design lies on the back. The triple camera module is aligned at the top middle in a rectangular shape with curved edges. And to the left-hand side of the module, we have a dual-LED flash and the fourth camera.
The phone sports a Fluid AMOLED technology which ensures that onscreen content flows smoothly and seamlessly from one frame to the next. The 6.78-inch display features QHD+ resolution with 120Hz refresh rate and 240Hz touch sampling rate which will minimize input lag especially when gaming. Other notable features are the HDR10+ support and the MEMC technology capable of interpolating 24fps videos to 120fps.
Hardware and Software
Powering the OnePlus 8 Pro is the Snapdragon 865 chipset paired with either an 8GB/128GB memory or a 12GB/256GB memory. Its performance is increased by switching to the LPDDR5 RAM technology and UFS 3.0 storage. It features the sub-6GHz 5G connectivity and also Wi-Fi 6. Software-wise, the device runs on Android 10 operating system with OxygenOS 10 custom skin on top.
The OnePlus 8 Pro boost of a Quad rear camera system. The main is a 48MP Sony IMX689 sensor with Omni-directional AF on all pixels and uses both OIS and EIS. There is another 48MP camera which serves as both an ultrawide angle lens with 120° FoV and macro lens. The third camera is an 8MP telephoto lens which is not available on the OnePlus 8. The fourth and final one is a 5MP camera for depth sensing. OnePlus got rid of the pop-up mechanism for the selfie camera seen on the OnePlus 7 Pro. This is replaced with a simple punch-hole in the display housing the 16MP selfie camera.
The OnePlus 8 Pro comes with a 4,510 mAh battery which is a 510 mAh increase compared to the OnePlus 7 Pro (4,000 mAh). It supports a wired Warp Charge 30T which gets you to 50% with just 22 minutes of charging. The Warp wireless charging is finally ready and debuts on this phone. Unlike the wired, it takes 30 minutes to get to 50% from 0%. The OnePlus 8 Pro also supports reverse wireless charging.
OnePlus 8 Pro Price and Availability
The OnePlus 8 Pro is available in two memory configurations. The base 8GB/128GB model has a starting price of $899/£799 while the 12GB/256GB will cost $999/£899. The smartphone is expected to be available in the market from the 24th of April. Purchase can be made via OnePlus.com and for US market via Amazon and other major carriers.
How Much will the OnePlus 8 Pro Cost in Nigeria?
The OnePlus 8 has a starting price of $900 in the US, in Nigeria however, it will cost around N280,000 to N350,000 depending on the memory configuration. Oneplus is not known for selling its devices in Africa, but you can ship one down to Nigeria from Amazon in the US or also Jumia Global.
Does OnePlus 8 Pro Come with Dolby ATmos?
Yes, Oneplus 8 comes with Dolby Atmos
Does OnePlus 8 Pro has Wireless Charging?
Yes, the OnePlus 8 Pro comes with 30Watt wireless Charging
How Good is OnePlus 8 Pro Camera?
The Oneplus 8 Pro camera has been tested to offer flagship-grade picture quality and is rated A plus. Check out Tomsguide comprehensive review and watch comparison video from Mrwhosetheboss Below.
Is OnePlus 8 Pro Water-Resistant?
Yes OnePlus 8 Pro is rated IP68 dust/water resistant up to 1.5m for 30 mins.
OnePlus 8 Pro Complete Specs
- Announced: 2020, April 14
- Status: Exp. release 2020, April 21
- Dimension: 165.3 x 74.4 x 8.5 mm
- Weight: 199 grams
- Build: Glass front (Gorilla Glass), glass back (Gorilla Glass), aluminium frame
- SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Screen Display: Fluid AMOLED
- Screen Size: 6.78-inch
- Resolution: 1440 x 3168 (513 PPI density)
- Aspect Ratio: 20:9
- Display Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass
- Notch: No
- Touchscreen: Yes
- Operating System: Android 10 (OxygenOS 10)
- Chipset: Snapdragon 865
- 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: 8GB, 12GB
- Built-in Storage Capacity: 128GB, 256GB
- Card Slot: No
- Camera Type: Quad
- Camera Sensor: 48MP + 48MP+ 8MP + 5MP
- Camera Features: PDAF, OIS, gyro-EIS, HDR, panorama
- Video Resolution: 2160p@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps
- LED Flash: Yes, dual-LED flash
- Camera Type: Single
- Camera Sensor(s): 16MP
- Camera Features: auto-HDR, gyro-EIS
- Video Resolution: 1080p@30fps,
- LED Flash: No
- Bluetooth: 5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
- USB: 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
- Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
- FM Radio: No
- GPS: Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, SBAS
- NFC: Yes
- Technology: GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE / 5G
- 5G Network Bands: 5G band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 28(700), 78(3500); SA/NSA – EU, 5G band 2(1900), 5(850), 41(2500), 66(1700), 71(600); SA/NSA – NA, 5G band 78(3500); SA/NSA – IN, 5G band 41(2500), 78(3500), 79(4700); SA/NSA – CN, mmWave – Verizon exclusive
- 4G Network Bands: LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 32(1500), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 42(3500), 46(5200), 66(1700/2100) – EU
- 3G Network Bands: HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1800 / 1900 / 2100
- 2G Network Bands: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
- Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (5CA) Cat18 1200/150 Mbps, 5G 7.5 Gbps DL
- EDGE: Yes
- GPRS: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes, with stereo speakers
- Speaker Location: Front
- Sound Enhancement Features: Yes with Dolby atmos
- Audio Jack Type: No
- Battery Capacity: 4,510 mAh
- Wireless Charging: 30W wireless charging & 3W reverse wireless charging
- Fast Charging: Warp Charge 30T
- Colour Options: Onyx Black, Glacial Green, Ultramarine Blue
- Sensors: Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass