OnePlus 8, OnePlus 8 Pro Tipped to Launch in April 15, OnePlus 8 Lite Rumoured to Arrive in July
A new report from TechRadar claims that the OnePlus 8-series will be unveiled in the second week of April, seemingly confirming recent rumors that the lineup will be announced earlier than usual. While the exact date remains a mystery, noted leakster, Ishaan Agarwal (@ishanagarwal24), says it might happen on April 14th. It will also apparently be a ‘global announcement’, meaning OnePlus is planning to release the device(s) simultaneously in most of its major markets around the world.
OnePlus 8 Lite price and specifications (rumoured)
91Mobiles further notes that OnePlus 8 Lite will carry a price tag GBP 400 (roughly Rs. 37,400). The publication also states that the smartphone will feature a MediaTek chipset, being a relatively affordable smartphone. It is also said to be coming with a 90Hz display, like the previous generation OnePlus phones and a new hole-punch display.
OnePlus 8 Pro specifications (rumoured)
The OnePlus 8 Pro is expected to be powered by the Snapdragon 865 processor and pack a 120Hz display with a hole-punch design. The Pro variant is also expected to come with a minimum of 8GB RAM and can go up to 16GB. It might come with a 6.5-inch curved AMOLED display and a 4,500mAh battery that will support 50W fast charging. Additionally, it is said to include dual 5G support and 30W reverse wireless charging.
OnePlus 8 specifications (rumoured)
The OnePlus 8 will also carry a Snapdragon 865 chip and a 120Hz display. The phone will reportedly come with a triple rear camera setup with 48-megapixel primary shooter, a 16-megapixel secondary sensor, and a 2-megapixel sensor. There will be hole-punch design for the front camera in the OnePlus 8 as well. The 91Mobiles report also states that there will be three variants of the phone, 6GB + 128GB, 8GB + 128GB, and 12GB + 256GB with UFS 3.0 storage.