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OnePlus 8 Pro Review

OnePlus 8 Pro Review
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Brand: OnePlus
Category: Mobiles
  • CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
  • RAM: 8GB RAM, 12GB RAM
  • Storage: 128GB, 256GB
  • Display: 6.78 inches,Fluid AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1B colors
  • Camera: 48MP(Main Sensor)+48MP(Ultra-wide)+8MP (telephoto)+ 5MP (Color filter)
  • OS: Oxygen OS

Our Rating

The overall rating is based on review by our experts

  • Design 10 / 10
  • Display 10 / 10
  • Camera 9 / 10
  • Multimedia 10 / 10
  • Features 10 / 10
  • Connectivity 10 / 10
  • Call Quality 10 / 10
  • Usability 10 / 10
  • Performance 10 / 10
  • Battery 9 / 10


  • OnePlus 8 Pro is packed with the stunning QHD+ 6.78” 3D Curved Fluid AMOLED Display which has a higher refresh rate of 120Hz with HDR10+ Support.
  • OnePlus 8 Pro has the latest Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865 with 5G along with 48MP Quad Camera setup on the back with a punch hole cut-out on the front.
  • OnePlus 8 Pro has the 4510mAh battery with 30W Wrap charging along with 30W Wireless charging.

Product overview

OnePlus 8 Pro is powered with the most powerful chipset from Qualcomm called 865 to get the greatest performance for an immersive experience in multitasking and gaming.

OnePlus 8 Pro has the 6.78” Fluid AMOLED display which has the QuadHD+ Resolution with 10bit RGB panel which can produce 1 billion colors to amaze your minds paired with 120Hz refresh rate.

OnePlus 8 Pro has the Quad Camera setup with a 48MP Sony IMX689 sensor along with a 48MP ultra wide-angle camera, 8MP Camera along with 5MP color filter camera.

OnePlus 8 Pro can run 120Hz at QHD+ Resolution which makes this phone beat at the market, powered with a dual stereo speaker with Dolby ATMOS support.

OnePlus 8 Pro is packed with 4510mAh battery which will last longer for one day easily, while the wrap 30W charger will wrap the things up to charge your phone in under 1 hour.

This time OnePlus also brought the insane 30W Wireless charging & reverse wireless charging technology also has the IP certification with the flagship specs.     

Detailed specification

OnePlus 8 Pro is the best futuristic flagship phone ever made with more 3D Curved 6.78” immersive Fluid AMOLED display which uses a 10-bit display that can produce 1 billion colors.

OnePlus 8 Pro has a 120Hz refresh rate which is the highest refresh rate that the phone can offer with QHD+ resolution for stunning visuals & viewing angles with more screen to body ratio.

OnePlus 8 Pro has the latest Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865 SOC which offers you the most fluid & smooth experience with the refresh rate paired with the 5G Modem to be used before all devices.

OnePlus 8 Pro improved their battery capacity over their previous generations with a 4510mAh battery that will let you charge the device at least after one day of usage.

This time they added IP water & dust resistance to the phone along with the wireless charging technology with an insane speed of 30W, also the OnePlus 8 Pro supports reverse wireless charging using which you can also charge other devices too.

OnePlus 8 Pro has a new punch-hole set up on the front with a single-camera sitting in-side with its traditional 16MP camera, the display brings the main advantage to this phone with is A+ rated with HDR10+ Support and all it can offer.

OnePlus 8 Pro don’t hassle on any task you perform neither on the game you throw on a processor having UFS 3.0 Storage with faster data transfer speed along with 8GB Ram for the base variant.

OnePlus 8 Pro used the Quad-Camera setup, with the traditional design on the back with Sony’s 48MP IMX689 Sensor main sensor, 8MP telephoto lens, 48MP ultra-wide lens along with a 5MP color filter camera, also has dual LED Flash along with laser auto-focus system in which all the lens have OIS except color and ultra-wide camera.

OnePlus 8 Pro is capable of recording 4K videos with ease, packed with all the sensors that one needed.


  • 78” QHD+ Fluid AMOLED 120Hz10bit display
  • 30W wireless & wired charging, reverse wireless charging
  • Oxygen OS with Snapdragon 865
  • IP rating, Alert slider button
  • All-rounder (quad-camera setup)
  • Dual stereo speaker with Dolby atoms support


  • No 3.5mm headphone jack
  • Old Traditional 16MP front-facing camera (No-improvement over previous generations)
  • No-Always on display feature
  • No major use of color filter camera
  • Ultra-wide camera low light performance is not good

OnePlus 8 Pro is available in two different variants with base variant 8GB RAM & 128GB Storage priced at 899$, while the higher variant 12GB RAM & 256GB Storage is priced at 999$. Available in Glacier green, Onyx Black and Ultramarine Blue.

Plan for launch  

This OnePlus 8 Pro is launched on April 14 2020 and made available to the market, spotted on Amazon Exclusive with the first sale from 15th June 2020.

Company details

This 8 Pro is developed by the company called OnePlus which started as a brand in the year December 2013, one of the sub-brand of BBK Electronics. Pete Lau Cari Pei is the Founder of the company.

Their team started just to not develop a phone, they wanted to create a phone that got better and better every time by listening to the consumers and responding instantly with the response.

OnePlus emerged as a successful brand will all of it devise with great performance targeting flagship models with affordable price range & also successful in delivering new features.      

Final Verdict

OnePlus 8 Pro has the Alluring 3D Curved 6.78” Fluid AMOLED Display with a 10-bit color panel that can produce 1 billion colors with a 120Hz refresh rate, this is the only phone running at 120Hz with QHD+ simultaneously in the market.

This phone has the Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865 5G enabled chipset to enjoy the 5G speed and can run everything you need without hassle, you throw on it.

OnePlus 8 Pro has a great battery with 4510mAh that lasts longer for one day easily at 120Hz and charges at a glance with 30W wrap charger, this phone also supports wireless charging which is also 30W.

With the OnePlus 8 Pro, you can also charger other devices with reverse wireless charging, this time OnePlus phone has the IP water resistance rating, with the Oxygen OS packed with UFS 3.0 makes this one smoother than ever.

OnePlus 8 Pro Quad-Camera setup is an all-rounder with OIS and with 48MP new Sony’s Sensor which can take brilliant pictures, even in 4K 60fps, while the color filter 5MP camera can see the inner components of devices, including NFC, with dual stereo speakers that support Dolby Audio.

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OnePlus 8 Pro Review - Specs


Device Type OnePlus
Model 8 Pro
Announced 14 April, 2020
Released 12 June, 2020
Status Available
Price 54999


Type Design Type called form factor refers to a mobile phone's size, shape, and style as well as the layout and position of major components of phone. There are three major form factors seen in mobile phones => bar phones, folding phones and sliding phones. Bar
Dimensions 165.3 x 74.4 x 8.5 mm (6.51 x 2.93 x 0.33 in)
Weight 199 g (7.02 oz)
Protection Glass front (Gorilla Glass 5), glass back (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame
Colors Glacial Green, Ultramarine Blue, Onyx Black


2G Network GSM
3G Network HSDPA
4G Network LTE band
SIM SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) is a small card that contains mobile network subscriber's account information. This allows the phone using the card to attach to a mobile network. The SIM card is most commonly associated with GSM and UMTS mobile networks. Moving a SIM card from one phone to another allows a subscriber to switch mobile phones without having to contact their mobile network carrier. SIM cards can also be used by a phone to store limited amounts of data, such as phone numbers and text messages. Nano SIM
Dual SIM Yes


Display Type Display Technology => A number of display technologies and types used in mobile phones => TFT (Thin Film Transistor), IPS (In-Place Switching), OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode), AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode), Super AMOLED (an even advanced version of AMOLED), Resistive Touchscreen (Resistive touchscreens contain two layer of conductive material with a very small gap between them which acts as a resistance), Capacitive Touchsceen (Capacitive touchscreen technology consists of a layer of glass coated with a transparent conductor) Fluid AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
Size 6.78 inches,
Resolution 1440 x 3168 pixels
Display Colors Display Colors is refers to the number of different shades of colors that the screen is capable of displaying => 64K colors, 256K colors and 16 million colors, Obviously 16M is highest available range of colors and better than others. 1B colors
Pixel Density Pixel Density (PPI) is refers to the concentration of pixels on a particular display, measured in pixels per inch (ppi). Pixel density is calculated by dividing the diagonal pixel resolution of a display by its diagonal size, higher pixel density better display quality. 513 ppi
Touch Screen Yes
Display Protection Display Protection => Gorilla Glass is a special alkali-aluminosilicate glass shield with exceptional damage resistance that helps protect mobile displays from scratches, drops, and bumps of everyday use, It is always better to go for a smartphone with Gorilla Glass for that added protection and peace of mind. Corning Gorilla Glass
Features Adaptive Display
Vibrant Color Effect Pro
Motion Graphics Smoothing
Reading Mode
Night Mode


Audio Playback Yes
Video Playback Yes
FM Radio No
Ring Tones Yes
Loudspeaker Yes
Handsfree Yes


Primary Camera is able to capture photographs and usually videos, The most important characteristics of a camera are the resolution (measured in megapixels), lens focus type (fixed or automatic), higher megapixel cameras are known to capture higher quality photos, but not always a good measurement of the photos quality. 48MP
Video 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, Auto HDR, gyro-EIS
Camera Features 48 MP, f/1.8, 25mm (wide), 1/1.43", 1.12µm, omnidirectional PDAF, Laser AF, OIS
8 MP, f/2.4, (telephoto), 1/1.0µm, PDAF, OIS, 3x optical zoom
48 MP, f/2.2, 14mm, 116˚ (ultrawide), 1/2.0", 0.8µm, PDAF
5 MP, f/2.4, (Color filter camera)
Flash Flash Light => There is commonly two types of flash lights are used in camera mobile phones, LED Flash (LED flash offers lower power consumption with drive circuitry that takes up very little room, LEDs can be strobed faster than any other light source), Xenon Flash (xenon flash produces an extremely intense full-spectrum white light for a very short duration) Dual tone LED Flash


Operating System OS => Every computer system run on a base software called Operating System (OS). Operating System controls all basic operations of the computer (such as smartphone, PDAs, tablet computers and other handheld devices). The Operating System allows the user to install and run third party applications (apps), apps are used to add new functionality to the device. Android 10
User Interface UI or user interface of a device is the look and feel of the on-screen menu system. How it works, its color scheme, how it responds to button presses, all of these things are part of the user interface. Oxygen OS
Java Support Java for Mobile Devices is a set of technologies that let developers deliver applications and services to all types of mobile handsets, ranging from price efficient feature-phones to the latest smartphones. Java is currently running on over 3 billion phones worldwide, and growing. It offers unrivaled potential for the distribution and monetization of mobile applications. Yes
Facebook Facebook is a popular free social networking website that allows registered users to create profiles, upload photos and video, send messages and keep in touch with friends, family and colleagues. The site is available in 37 different languages.
Youtube Youtube is a popular free video-sharing website, Youtube is the largest video sharing site in the world, Millions of users around the world have created accounts on the site that allow them to upload videos that anyone can watch.


Chipset Chipset is a group of integrated circuits designed to perform one or a more dedicated functions, often with real time computing constraints, Popular smartphones are equipped with more advanced embedded chipsets that can do many different tasks depending on their programming. Snapdragon 865
CPU CPU (Central Processing Unit) mostly known as processors, CPU processes instructions in order to carry out certain functions that make your device operate properly. Processors are often described as the brain of computers, smartphones and tablets, Smartphones and tablets rely on processors to carry out their every task, Processors are an incredibly important factor in selecting any type of computing device, including your smartphone. Octa-core (1x2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 585)
GPU GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion. Adreno 650
RAM (Memory) RAM (Random Access Memory) is a type of computer memory that can be accessed randomly, any byte of memory can be accessed without touching the preceding bytes that allows information to be stored and accessed quickly from random locations. RAM is the most common type of memory found in computer systems, smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices. 8 GB
Internal Storage Internal Storage is a data storage space (flash memory) mostly used in smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices where operating system, apps, music, photos, videos, files and other user data Is stored. 128GB
Card Slot Memory Card Slot is a special slot for inserting a memory card. Memory cards allow you to expand the phone's built-in memory, A memory card (sometimes called a flash memory card or a storage card) is a small storage medium used to store data such as text, pictures, audio, and video, for use on small, portable or remote computing devices such as mobile phones, mp3 players, digital cameras. Hybrid Slot
Sensors Sensors are electronic components that detects and responds to some type of input from the physical environment. The specific input could be light, heat, motion, moisture, pressure and location, The output is generally a signal that is converted to use in computing systems, a location sensor, such as a GPS receiver is able to detect current location of your electronic device. Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass


Bluetooth Bluetooth is a wireless communications technology for exchanging data between mobile phones, headsets, computers and other network devices over short distances without wires, Bluetooth technology was primarily designed to support simple wireless networking of personal consumer devices. 5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
Infrared Infrared connectivity is an old wireless technology used to connect two electronic devices. It uses a beam of infrared light to transmit information and so requires direct line of sight and operates only at close range.
Wi-fi Wi-Fi is a popular wireless networking technology using radio waves to provide high-speed network connections that allows devices to communicate without cords or cables, Wi-Fi is increasingly becoming the preferred mode of internet connectivity all over the world. Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
Wi-fi Hotspot
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
GPS GPS The Global Positioning System is a satellite-based radio navigation system, GPS permits users to determine their position, velocity and the time 24 hours a day, in all weather, anywhere in the world, In order to locate your position, your device or GPS receiver must have a clear view of the sky. Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, SBAS
NFC NFC (Near field communication) is a set of standards for smartphones and similar devices to establish peer-to-peer radio communications with each other by touching them together or bringing them into proximity, usually no more than a few inches.
HDMI HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) is a compact audio/video interface for transferring uncompressed video data and compressed or uncompressed digital audio data from a HDMI-compliant source device to a compatible computer monitor, video projector, digital television, or digital audio device.
Wireless Charging Wireless Charging (Inductive Charging) uses an electromagnetic field to transfer energy between two objects. This is usually done with a charging station. Energy is sent through an inductive coupling to an electrical device, which can then use that energy to charge batteries or run the device. Yes


GPRS GPRS (General Packet Radio Service) is a packet oriented mobile data service on the 2G and 3G cellular communication system's global system for mobile communications (GSM), Generally, GPRS is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection.
EDGE EDGE (Enhanced Data GSM Environment) is a wireless network technology generally considered the next step in the 2G network offers data transfer rates up to four times faster than ordinary GSM networks, Generally, EDGE is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection.


SMS SMS (Short Messaging Service) is a text messaging service component of phone, Web, or mobile communication systems. It uses standardized communications protocols to allow mobile phone devices to exchange short text messages over the networks. Yes
MMS MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service) is a standard way to send messages that include multimedia content (audio clips, video clips and images) to and from mobile phones over wireless networks using the WAP protocol.


Battery Type Battery Type => Cell phones run on various kinds of batteries depending on the manufacturer, phone size or shape and features. There are basically four types of cell phone batteries => Lithium Polymer, Lithium Ion, Nickel Metal Hydride and Nickel Cadmium. Li-Ion (Lithium Ion)
Capacity Battery Capacity is a measure (typically in Amp-hr) of the charge stored by the battery, and is determined by the mass of active material contained in the battery. The battery capacity represents the maximum amount of energy that can be extracted from the battery under certain conditions. 4510mAh
Placement backside