OnePlus has launched its next flagship smartphone series OnePlus 8 5G simultaneously in many countries of the world, including India. We have seen many changes in this smartphone series compared to the series launched last year, but this time the company has introduced some new features that can make this series the best Android smartphone series. Talk about 5G, OnePlus sister company Realme launched the first 5G smartphone in India at the beginning of the year.
OnePlus 8 5G
The 5G era has begun in India with the launch of Realme X50 Pro. Subsequently, IQOO three has also launched in India with 5G network support. Now Xiaomi is also preparing to launch its Mi 10 series in India soon. In such a situation, new challenges can found in the Indian market for OnePlus 8 Series. The base variants of the OnePlus eight series have seen many upgrades compared to the OnePlus seven launched last year. Know about these upgrades.
Display and Design
In OnePlus 8 5G, the company has used the punch-hole display panel for the first time. This smartphone has a FluidAMOLED QHD + display with a 90Hz refresh rate. However, the OnePlus 7 Pro is the world’s first smartphone with a 90Hz refresh rate display. In such a situation, the company has also used the same display panel in OnePlus 8. It has a 6.55-inch rounded corner screen. The resolution of the display is 1,080 x 2,400 pixels. Corning Gorilla Glass 3D has used for the protection of the screen.
The aspect ratio of the display is 20: 9, and it has a punch-hole of 3.8mm. In this case, its screen can prove to be better for streaming high definition video. The back panel of the phone has a vertically aligned triple camera set-up in the centre. Matte finishing also saw in the rear panel of the phone.
OnePlus’s smartphones are known for performance. From the company’s first smartphone launched in 2014 to OnePlus 8 5G, the company has left no stone unturned in the performance of the device. This smartphone has Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC mobile platform with X55 5G modem. The phone supports up to 12GB RAM + 256GB storage. UFS 3.0 technology has used in storage which greatly increases the file transfer rate. The phone has a 4,300mAh battery with Warp Charge30T fast charging support.
Connectivity and Multi-Tasking
The phone equipped with connectivity features like NFC, WiFi 6, Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C. The phone uses Adreno 650 GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) for graphical performance and ultra-smooth gaming and video experience. So it can be a better option for multi-tasking users. The phone runs on the customized OxygenOS based on the latest Android 10.
OnePlus 8 5G has also seen an upgrade in the camera feature. It has a triple rear camera set-up. The phone has a 48MP SonyIMX586 primary sensor with OIS (optical image stabilization) feature. Apart from this, it has a 16MP ultra full sensor and 2MP macro sensor. Dual LED flash has used in the rear camera of the phone which comes with multi autofocus (PDAF + CAF) feature. Its rear camera features such as Nightscape, Ultra Shot HDR.
Talking about the selfie camera, it has a 16MP selfie camera. The selfie camera uses the SonyIMX471 sensor, which comes with features like EIS and autofocus. HD quality video can capture from the front camera, and it comes with face unlock and HDR support.
Oneplus 8 Price
OnePlus 8 5G is available in three colour options Onyx Black, Glacial Green and Interstellar Glow. Its 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant costs $ 699 (about Rs 53,000). At the same time, the price of 12GB RAM + 256GB storage variant is $ 799 (about 60,000 rupees). This smartphone will be sold exclusively in India through offline channels of Amazon India and OnePlus. The price of this smartphone in India and how long it will be made available for sale has not disclosed. However, its price in India may be lower than in international markets.