OnePlus is expected to announce the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro smartphones in the second quarter of 2020. A recent leak had revealed that the Chinese firm is also working on a more affordable smartphone called OnePlus 8 Lite.
The launch event for the OnePlus 8 series is couple of months away. However, the rumor mill is working hard to spill new details on the OnePlus 8 series. A Chinese tipster has shared full specs of OnePlus 8, OnePlus 8 Pro and OnePlus 8 Lite. The leak appears to be a calculated guess based on the rumors surrounding the OnePlus 8 lineup.
OnePlus 8, 8 Pro and 8 Lite Specifications (Unconfirmed)
The OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro are rumored to be equipped with 6.4-inch and 6.7-inch S-AMOLED E3 curved dual punch-hole display that supports 120Hz refresh rate. The OnePlus 8 is expected to produce quad HD+ resolution of 1440 x 3140 pixels. The OnePlus 8 Lite may house a 6.4-inch S-AMOLED E2 display with 90Hz refresh rate. The OP8 and OP8 Lite will offer full HD+ resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels. The Lite model will support 90Hz refresh rate. All three phones will sport an in-screen fingerprint reader.
The OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro is powered by Snapdragon 865 mobile platform and X55 5G modem that brings support for 5G connectivity. Both models are expected to come in 8 GB and 12 GB LPDDR5 RAM variants and USF 3.0 storage options such as 128 GB and 256 GB. On the other side, the OnePlus 8 Lite is expected to feature the Dimensity 1000 SoC, 8 GB of LPDDR4x RAM and UFS 3.0 storage of 128 GB and 256 GB.
The OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro may feature 32-megapixel (Sony IMX616 Iens) + 3D ToF dual camera system. The OnePlus 8 Lite may feature a front-facing camera of 16-megapixel (Sony IMX471) housed inside a single punch-hole on the screen. The rear shell of the OnePlus 8 Lite may sport a triple camera setup with an f/1.7 aperture 48-megapixel Sony IMX586 main lens, a 16-megapixel ultrawide lens with f/2.2 aperture and a 12-megapixel telephoto lens with f/2.4 aperture. The rear camera may carry support for OIS and EIS.
The OnePlus 8 is expected to come with an OIS and EIS enabled rear camera setup that includes an f/1.6 aperture 64-megapixel Sony IMX686 main lens, an f/2.2 aperture 20-megapixel ultrawide lens, an f/2.4 aperture 12-megapixel telephoto lens with 5x hybrid optical zoom support. The OnePlus 8 Pro is said to feature the same three sensors that are available on the OP8 along with an additional 3D ToF sensor. The OP8 Pro may offer 10x hybrid optical zoom, dual OIS and EIS.
The OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Lite may come with a 4,000mAh batteries that support 30W fast charging. The Pro model may come with a larger 4,500mAh battery with 35W fast charging. The leak states that OP8 series will come with stereo speakers.
The front rear sides of OnePlus 8 and 8 Lite are protected by Gorilla Glass 5 panels. The OnePlus 8 may come with a Gorilla Glass 6 panel on the front and its rear will be shielded by Gorilla Glass 5. The OnePlus 8 Lite will be an IP53 certified device whereas the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro will have IP68 rated chassis.
OnePlus 8, 8 Pro and 8 Lite Pricing (Unconfirmed)
The leak claims that the OnePlus 8 models such as 8 GB RAM + 128 GB storage, 8 GB RAM + 256 GB storage and 12 GB RAM + 256 GB storage will be respectively priced at 3,699 Yuan ($528), 3,999 Yuan (~$571) and 4,299 Yuan (~$614)
The OnePlus 8 Pro is also expected to come in same variants as the OP8 phone. The three models could be respectively priced at 4,999 Yuan (~$714), 5,499 Yuan (~$786) and 5,999 Yuan (~$858). The OnePlus 8 Lite is likely to come in two models such as 8 GB RAM + 128 GB storage and 8 GB RAM + 256 GB storage. These could be respectively priced at 2,999 Yuan (~$428) and 3,299 Yuan (~$472).
Readers are advised to digest the leaked specs of the OnePlus 8 series with a grain of salt. Concrete on the specs of the OnePlus 8, 8 Pro and 8 Lite will appear as their launch date draws near.https://pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js