OnePlus 8 Pro Officially Launched in Nepal | Price matched with Galaxy Note 20

Susan Jyakhwo 20 Aug, 2020

OnePlus 8 Pro has been the first true flagship smartphone of OnePlus with high-end features. OnePlus 8 Pro got 120Hz Fluid AMOLED panel with 240 Hz response time, latest and greatest Qualcomm chipset, Bigger battery, better Quad rear camera, IP68 water, and dust resistant, etc. The official information state that OnePlus has released two devices, OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro. Soon they will also release OnePlus 8 Lite rather than just two devices in OnePlus 8 Series. OnePlus 8 Pro is the powerful and best specs phone,  managed to keep its flagship smartphone title rather than a flagship killer. So, Let’s find out in detail what specs and features this device got.

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Overview of OnePlus 8 Pro

Just a couple of months ago, OnePlus has released OnePlus 7T and OnePlus 7T Pro as a successor of OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro. And without wasting time they released new OnePlus 8 series in the first quarter of 2020. The price of the OnePlus 8 Pro is higher compare to last year OnePlus 7. OnePlus 8 Pro now costs $899 in the international market and priced Rs.1,10,000 in Nepal.

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Display and Design

OnePlus 8 Pro has a 6.78-inch Fluid AMOLED panel with QHD+(1440x3120 pixels) resolution. The display panel could provide a better viewing angle even in broad daylight condition and color saturation will also be improved. This display is protected by Gorilla Glass 6 and now supports HDR10+ content and 120Hz refresh rate with 1 billion colors rather than a 60Hz refresh rate with 16 million colors. Not only that the display panel has a 16 MP front-facing camera in a punch hole curve panel which is something we have not seen form OnePlus previously.

Talking about the design, OnePLus 8 Pro looks even better than OnePlus 7 Pro and the great thing about this device is that there is a quad rear camera with improved image capturing and processing technology.  

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Chipset and Performance

According to the information, OnePlus 8 Pro uses Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Chipset which supports 5G connectivity, but will OnePlus release a variant that only supports 4G connectivity has not been fixed yet. This SD865 Chipset is 25% more powerful and 20% more power-efficient than the previous Snapdragon 855 chipset. 

The combination of the Octa-core processor and Adreno 650 GPU can provide adequate processing power to handle any games and applications at a higher frame rate. We can run any application without lagging and having a 120Hz refresh rate screen will even make the content look much more smooth. Additionally, two variant has been confirmed to be released with 8/128GB, and 12/256GB RAM and storage option.

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Camera

As we have already seen OnePlus 7 series with the triple rear camera setup, its time that OnePlus 8 Pro to have a quad rear camera setup. The primary main sensor is a 48MP lens which can capture decent shots. Additionally, there is an 8MP telephoto lens that has 3X optical zoom capability. Similarly, the 48MP ultrawide sensor is present in OnePlus 8 Pro. Finally, a dedicated 5MP color filter sensor is placed which has not seen in any other device. 

At the front, there is a 16MP front-facing camera embedded in a punch-hole display. The sensor is an upgrade over what we saw in the OnePlus 7T series. Regarding video quality, Oneplus 8 Pro can capture 4K (2106p @60fps), FHD(1080p @240fps), and HD (720p @960fps). For better stabilization, OIS and EIS technology are used by OnePlus in its latest devices. 

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Battery and Other Features

The battery size is an increase compared to what we have in its predecessor. OnePlus 8 Pro now has a bigger 4510 mAh battery that supports next-generation Warp charging technology. This device now supports 30W fast wired charging as well as 30W wireless charging technology. the wired charging can charge from zero to 50 in just 23 minutes while wireless charging can charge the same amount in 30 minutes. Moreover, this time OnePlus 8 has incorporated IP68 water and dust resistance too. 

About connectivity, OnePlus 8 Pro supports Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth V5.1, NFC, GPS, USB Type C 3.1 connector, etc. Furthermore, the under-display optical fingerprint sensor has improved. The only thing that we miss in OnePlus smartphone compare to other flagship smartphones is official IP water and dust resistant and wireless charging technology and now in OnePlus 8 Pro we got both. 

OnePlus 8 Pro Specifications

  • Display: 6.78″ Fluid AMOLED display with QHD+ resolution (1440 x 3168 pixels ), 120Hz refresh rate and 3D Corning Gorilla Glass
  • Rear Camera: Quad, 48 MP Sony IMX586 primary lens with f/1.8 aperture, OIS & EIS + 8MP telephoto lens with 3x optical zoom, 48MP Ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture and 5MP color filter lens with f/2.4 aperture
  • Front Camera: 16MP Sony IMX471 with f/2.0 aperture, EIS & fixed focus
  • Processor: Octa-core 7 nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
  • GPU: Adreno 650
  • RAM: 8GB/12GB LPDDR4X
  • Storage: 128GB/ 256GB UFS 3.0 with Turbo Write and HPB
  • Battery: 4510 mAh, supports Wrap Charge 30W wired and 30W wireless.
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (under display), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  • ColorsOnyx Black, Glacial Green, Ultramarine Blue
  • Price in Nepal: Rs. 1,10,000[8/128GB], Rs. 1,25,000[12/256GB]

 

Also Read: Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Price in Nepal

One Plus 8 Pro Price in Nepal, and Availability

OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro has been officially released on 14 April 2020. The price of One Plus 8 Pro has been set at $899 or £799. The price of OnePlus 8 Pro in Nepal is Rs. 1,10,990 for 8/12GB variant and Rs. 1,25,000 for 12/256GB.

OnePlus 8 Pro Price in Nepal
8/128GB Rs. 1,10,000     Shop Here
12/256GB Rs. 1,25,000

OnePlus 8 Pro is no more cheap flagship killer smartphone. Instead, they are the latest flagship smartphone available in 2020 at affordable price points and are cheaper than other flagship smartphones. OnePlus 8 Pro will compete with  Sony Xperia 5 Plus,  Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro  LG G9Huawei P40,  Black Shark 3Galaxy S20 Plus, Realme X50 Pro 5G, etc. So what do you think about these devices? let us know in a comment below.

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