OnePlus 8, OnePlus 8 Pro & OnePlus 8 Lite: expected features, specifications, and pricing

In a matter of six years, OnePlus has become one of the most trustworthy Android smartphone makers. This Chinese tech giant has released many great flagship smartphones and it even supports its older devices for a considerable time period. 

In 2020, OnePlus will launch the OnePlus 8 series consisting of three smartphones namely OnePlus 8 Pro, OnePlus 8, and OnePlus 8 Lite.

OnePlus 8

Fortunately, the specs of the upcoming OnePlus 8 series have been leaked months before their official launch. So here’s everything you need to know about the upcoming OnePlus 8 Pro, OnePlus 8, and OnePlus 8 Lite.

OnePlus 8 Pro specifications

As the name of this smartphone suggests it will be the best among the bunch. The OnePlus 8 Pro is expected to sport a massive 6.7-inch Super AMOLED with a high refresh rate of 120Hz.

Every OnePlus flagship smartphone launched in the first half of a year is powered by the latest Snapdragon processor available at the time of its launch. As a result, the OnePlus 8 Pro will be powered by the Snapdragon 865 processor. 

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  • Display: 6.7 “Super AMOLED with a resolution of 3180 x 1440 pixels, and 120Hz refresh rate
  • Processor: Snapdragon 865 coupled with Adreno 650 GPU
  • RAM and Storage variants: 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage, 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage, and 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage
  • Camera: triple-camera setup consisting of 60 (Sony IMX686) + 16 + 13MP, 10x hybrid zoom support; dual front-facing camera 
  • Battery: 4,500 mAh with support for 50W Super Warp Charge

The base variant of OnePlus 8 Pro might retail for a price of 570 euros or roughly $635. While the version with 8GB of RAM and 256GB storage might be priced at 640 euros or roughly $714. Lastly, the top-end variant of this smartphone will be priced at 700 euros or $781. 

OnePlus 8 specifications

The performance of OnePlus 8 will be similar to that of OnePlus 8 Pro. That said, this smartphone will feature a slightly smaller display with a 90Hz refresh rate. Furthermore, OnePlus 8 will also have a slightly downgraded camera. 

Lastly, unlike the OnePlus 8 Pro, this smartphone will support only 30W fast charging. 

  • Display: 6.44 “Super AMOLED with a resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels, and 90Hz refresh rate
  • Processor: Snapdragon 865 coupled with Adreno 650 GPU
  • RAM and Storage variants: 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage, 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage, and 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage
  • Camera: triple-camera setup consisting of 60 (Sony IMX686) + 16 + 13MP, 5x hybrid zoom support
  • Battery: 4,000 mAh with support for 50W fast charging 

The 8GB RAM and 128GB storage version of OnePlus 8 might be priced for 420 euros or $468. The version with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage might retail for 460 euros or $513. Lastly, the top-tier variant will be priced at 510 euros or $569. 

OnePlus 8 Lite specifications

In 2020, OnePlus is planning to enter the competitive mid-tier smartphone market with the OnePlus 8 Lite. This mid-range smartphone is expected to be powered by a Mediatek chipset. That said, the exact model of the chipset is still unclear. 

Even after being a mid-range smartphone the OnePlus 8 Lite might feature a triple camera setup. 

  • Display: 6.4″Super AMOLED with a resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels, and 90Hz refresh rate
  • Processor: Mediatek processor
  • RAM and Storage variants: 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage and 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage
  • Camera: triple-camera setup consisting of 48MP + 16MP + 13MP
  • Battery: 4,000 mAh with support for 50W fast charging 

The base variant of OnePlus 8 Lite is expected to be priced at 380 euros or roughly $423. While the version with 256GB storage might retail for 422 euros or roughly $470.

Do share your thoughts and opinions on the upcoming OnePlus 8 series in the comments section below.

NOTE: The specifications and prices mentioned above are just rumours and are awaiting confirmation.

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