Summary of Oneplus 8
OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro was announced on 14 April 2020 and launched on 21 April 2020. These two mobiles have must of features are same. In the period of Lockdown by the cause of Nobel Corona (COVID-19) OnePlus launched its new phone sets. It’s both sets that are expensive and both are loaded with advanced features of 2020. Both sets are 5G smartphones and this technology is durable with its smartphone and technology. This is a costly phone of 5th generation which satisfies it costumer with its features like 5G network, fast charging, long durable battery, attractive & beautiful design, waterproof, internal chipset, processor, GPU & android 10 of 2020 version. This phone has no comparison at this price-range phone set. Today, we are living in a smart world where everyone wants to use smarter than smartphones. An everyday new smartphone is launched with its little bit of development. Every day’s development of smartphones is getting smarter.
This year OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro smartphone are launched with the highest Mega-pixel camera. These two phone sets come with a 48MP camera and OnePlus 8 is an excellently built device of its overall design from the front and back. All the materials are fit perfectly and give it a beautiful body. It’s all features are amazing as per its price range. Expected OnePlus 8 Pro price in Nepal is Rs.85,000 and India is Rs.41,999 (8+128GB).
Display: 6.55-inches Fluid AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
Body: 160.2 x 72.9 x 8 mm (6.31 x 2.87 x 0.31 in)
Weight: 180g (6.35oz)
Resolution: 1080 x 2400 pixels
Rare camera: Triple-camera -48 MP, f/1.8, 25mm (wide)
-16 MP, f/2.2, 14mm, 116˚ (ultrawide)
-2 MP, f/2.4 (Macro)
Front camera: 16MP, f/2.0 (wide)
Battery: Non-removable 4300mAh with 30w fast charging, 100% in around 48 min
Chipset: Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865(7nm+)
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 GB (8GB, 12GB available on market)
Storage: 128 GB (128GB, 256GB available on market)
OS: Android 10, OxygenOS 10.0
Sensors: Fingerprint (under display, optical)
Audio: 3.5 jack, loudspeaker (stereo speaker)
Connectivity: Dual SIM (Nano SIM), MicroSD Card, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, wifi direct, DLNA, hotspot
Network: GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LITE / 5G
Colors: Glacial Green, Interstellar Glow, Polar Silver, Onyx Black
Expected price: NRs. 85,000/INRs.41,999
OnePlus 8 Specification
Design and Display
OnePlus is an excellently build device, there is no compromise with its build quality. OnePlus 8 has a perfect body design from the front and back. It’s front and back are made up of with Gorilla 5 glass and the frame is made up of aluminum. From the overall design of its body frontal full tall display is 6.55-inches with Fluid AMOLED capacitive touchscreen. This tall display looks attractive with its curve on all edge sides of the display. Its edges around the frame make it cools and gorgeous. OnePlus 8 comes in four colors of variant Glacial Green, Interstellar Glow, Polar Silver, Onyx Black. These all the colors of phones give a smooth and glossy look to the phone.
Now, the user does not make worry about using this phone because this phone have good advantage of using the phone in any weather and climate. OnePlus is certified against water and dust.
The total design of the body and camera are perfectly designed at the backside of the body, the triple camera set of the bump is noticeably bold. This is a slim phone but the bump of rare camera set is noticeable on its body. The perfect camera needs space to get it known as a perfect camera therefore camera needs space and most of the smartphone manufacturer has enlarged its camera housing. The housing of the camera faces the problem quickly like scratches, otherwise, on careful hands, it runs longer.
Button placement; The power/ lock key is on the right-hand side – double press of Power button will start the camera and long press will start the Google assistant and it comes with a quick slider on the same side to change its vibrate mode to sound mode. On the left side, it has volume keys. At the bottom, it has a tray for two nano-sims 5G supportable and stereo speakers.
The OnePlus 8 is a long and tall smartphone of the size of 160.2 x 72.9 x 8 mm. It is taller and wider at the comparison of galaxy S20 Plus and iPhone 11 Pro. OnePlus 8 is not a weighty phone; it is a lightweight at the weight of 180g.OnePlus 8 is featured with Fluid AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with full HD+ resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels which gives 1M colors and sharpness on display view. It has a super-fast Fingerprint sensor is under the display.
OnePlus 8 & 8 Pro is the camera phone and OnePlus 8 comes with a triple camera and OnePlus 8 comes with a quad-camera, this is the first time One plus loaded quad-camera setup on OnePlus 8 Pro. In the camera setup, it is again the first time a 48MP camera is featured on one smartphone set. The OnePlus 8 swaps the telephoto lens and the zoom photos are a simple 2x crop from the main camera of 48MP. The ultra-wide-angle camera of 16MP capture good photo but its auto-focus capability is not satisfiable, it focuses on stability is not good. The third camera of 2MP comes with a macro capability lens and it can capture a good shot of photo on close-up shots. The ultra-wide has an f/2.4 aperture of the capacity of the macro cam. This triple camera set can record video on 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, Auto HDR, gyro-EIS.
Portrait camera mode gives an impressive photo; it gives good details on image focusing on colors, sharpness, and skin tone. It can adjust the image quality when changing lighting conditions and backgrounds.
The front selfie camera comes with 16MP and it can capture wonderful photos; sharp, colorful, and rich in detail. Nowadays, Front camera has auto detecting on the skin and focusing on skin beauty. It has a good focus on the subject while using or not using portrait mode. It gives an impressive photo. The front camera can record videos on 1080p@30fps, gyro-EIS.
The OnePlus comes with a non-removable 4300mAh battery. This smartphone set uses a low percentage of battery while it is using on Full HD+ and QHD+ resolution. OnePlus comes with 30w capacity of fast charging, it takes around 45-50min to 100% charge from the wired connection charging. There is wireless charging on OnePlus 8 Pro and this set only come with wired charging connection with Type-C USB port.
We found on small test OnePlus can run comfortably run for a full day on a single charge with typical usage including gaming, video playback, video calls, messaging, social media, and using the camera.
Software and other specification
Oneplus 8 featured with Qualcomm’s top chipset, Qualcomm SM78250 Snapdragon 865(7nm+) which comes with Qualcomm’s X55 5G modem to run super-fast internet speed in the area of 5G networks. This is 2020 and it comes with the updated version of android; android 10, OxygenOS 10.0 is loaded and CPU is octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 585). The graphic is Adreno 650 which gives you high resolution and smoothness on screen. There is all the internal features are the same between OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro.
There are 2 Ram variant on this smartphone; 8GB & 12GB with different storage variants 128GB & 256GB. OnePlus has a good combination of Ram and its software which ensures that the OnePlus can handle any heavy task on it like gaming PBG and other heavy tasks. This mobile’s Ram makes this smartphone faster and runs multi-task smoothly.
OnePlus 8 all inside power like Android 10, CPU, GPU, RAM, ROM make this phone smooth & faster. For the Gaming this phone is perfect and it comes with two variants of Ram 8GB and 12GB. There are two variants in storage where it comes with 128GB and 256GB UFS 3.0 with a perfect set of GPU, CPU, and RAM.
There is not much difference in this two smartphone OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro. The numbers of camera and camera capability in software is a little bit different between both smartphones.
Price in Nepal (Expected)
|OnePlus 8 (8/128GB)||
OnePlus 8 (12/256GB)
|Rs. 100,000||June 2020|