We all know that every tech event got cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns as it is still not getting under control worldwide, So OnePlus decided to make this happen via an online event. OnePlus has unveiled its Flagship for 2020 The OnePlus 8 Pro. With killer specs the 8 Pro will be the best experience among some top smartphones of 2020. Lets jump straight into details.
OnePlus has brag about the 8 Pro’s display even before the launch. On the paper right now it is looking very promising. 8 Pro’s has a Fluid AMOLED display which stand tall at 6.78″ with resolution of QHD+ (3168 x 1440 px), aspect ratio of (19.8:9) and 120Hz with 240Hz touch sampling rate. Its display got A+ rating from display mate guys and also has HDR10+ support. Other display achievement is given in image below. Its display can also get peak brightness upto 1300nits.
OnePlus also shifted towards a punch-hole display from all screen with a pop-up selfie cam. It has a 16MP Sony IMX471 sensor on the front with f/2.45. It has a very minimal punch-hole display with just 3.8mm in height.
SoC & Memory
It is powered by a Snapdragon 865 chip with 5G connectivity and paired with 8/12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and storage option of 128/256GB with UFS3.0 plus Turbo Write speed technology which helps 125% more write speed and translates to better performance. With Oxygen OS 10.5 based on Android 10 the 8 Pro will give the smoothest experience of any android phone.
Glimpse at some more Features:
- Dual Stereo speakers
- WiFi 6
- Bluetooth 5.1
- New Vibration Haptic Engine
- Dual Nano Sim
- Optical in-display fingerprint
- Physical Notification switch (Very Convenient)
- IP 68 Rating for Waterproofing
OnePlus 8 Pro has much improved camera hardware as compared to previous smartphones. The main sensor is a 48MP Sony IMX689 with f/1.78 and its dimension is 1/1.4″ which is huge for a smartphone chassis. It has another 48MP ultra-wide IMX586 sensor with 120 degree field of view which is great for impressive ultra-wide shots. Third is a 8MP sensor f/2.44 with 3x hybrid, 30x digital zoom and with OIS, last is a 5MP sensor for color filter with f/2.4.
Let us give a look that how big is 8 Pro’s main sensor compared to previous Oneplus’s phones.
Bigger sensor means more shallow depth of field and enhanced night time photography as the sensor can get more light than smaller sensors. The 8 Pro can shoot video upto 4K 60fps and super slow mo 480fps at 720p and 240fps at 1080p. It also has some magic HDR for video and Audio Zoom as well. OnePlus compared 8 Pro’s video with iPhone 11 pro which is the best in video capturing. Take a look…
From this video sample give by OnePlus itself, It looks like that 8 Pro has tremendous HDR capability in video, but we have to see its consistency in future.
8 Pro has the biggest battery we have seen in any OnePlus device. With 4510mAh of cell with 30W Warp Charge 30T which will give you 50% charge in just 23 miuntes, An impressive Warp Charge 30 Wireless which can charge upto 50% in just 30 minutes which is super good for wireless charging.
Preorder for Europe starts now and will go on sale from April 21,
Will be available via Open Sales from April 29 in US & Canada.