The OnePlus 8 Pro is a proper flagship phone. From the previous generations of handsets from the firm, and its 'flagship killer' underdog mantra, the new 2020 phones from OnePlus is indeed a threat to bigger phone manufacturers.
The OnePlus 7 Pro and 7T Pro cut a couple of corners so as to hit a somewhat lower sticker price than the opposition, the OnePlus 8 Pro isn't holding back – it's provides sufficient competition for other flagships like Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus, iPhone 11 Pro and Huawei P40 Pro. Click "Read More" for more.
Shockingly, it also means that the times of OnePlus era of affordable phones are over. OnePlus has given the best design for the 8 Pro, and the company claims it's the best screen you'll see on a phone for this year. The 6.78-inch 'Fluid Display' with a 120Hz refresh rate, HDR10+ support and QHD resolution is fantastic
There's a quad camera arrangement on the back giving an abundance of photography alternatives through features, like ultra-wide-point focal point, 30x zoom, incredible night mode, and the association's new 'color filter' camera that is intended to give your shots an unique look.
While the cameras are a stamped improvement over the camera on the 7 Pro and 7T Pro, they don't exactly come near to those from Samsung, Huawei or Google. They are still generally excellent though.
OnePlus has likewise, at last, given its fans what they've been requesting by including their wireless charging. It's pretty quick with the capacity to get you from zero to half in only 30 minutes. The 8 Pro likewise includes the largest battery ever in an OnePlus phone, and it can last you your daily usage on a single charge.
Add to that the main power in the engine that we're used to seeing from OnePlus, with the top-of-the-line Snapdragon 865 chipset combined with either 8GB or 12GB of RAM, in addition to the addition of 5G network to both the 8 Pro and its littler brother, the OnePlus 8. It is unmistakable that the brand is going all out for their specifications.
The OnePlus 8 Pro is the most costly OnePlus phone to date. That is not a surprise as the company has been expanding every year to keep pace with competition; in terms of pricing, raw hardware power and software.
The OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro will be available exclusively on Lazada during its initial pre-order and launch period. From 24 April to 7 May 2020, interested buyers can pre-order the phones with a special pre-order gift of an OnePlus Warp Charger with a 1-metre Warp Cable worth S$78 (subject to availability).
The OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro will be available for retail from 8 May 2020 onwards. The smartphones are only available through Lazada for the first two weeks of launch.
The official launch on Lazada is at here.
OnePlus 8 Pricing
- $988 for 8GB ram (Onyx Black and Glacial Green)
- $1,098 for 12GB ram (Interstellar Glow and Glacial Green)
OnePlus 8 Pro Pricing:
- $1,298 for 8GB ram (Onyx Black and Glacial Green)
- $1,398 for 12GB ram (Interstellar Glow and Ultramarine Blue)