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OnePlus 8 Pro vs OnePlus 8- Detailed Specs Comparison

OnePlus has launched their new OnePlus 8 series smartphones globally today and there are two devices announced, the OnePlus 8 Pro and OnePlus 8. While both the devices come with powerful hardware including Snapdragon 865 Octa core Processor, 5G support and good set of cameras, there are many differences between the two phones. So in this post, lets have a look at what are the differences between OnePlus 8 Pro vs OnePlus 8.

OnePlus 8 Pro vs OnePlus 8

OnePlus 8 Pro vs OnePlus 8

The table below shows the detailed differences between the two phones apart from the pricing.

OnePlus 8 ProOnePlus 8
Dimensions165.3*74.35*8.5 mm, 199gms160.2*72.9*8.0 mm, 180gms
Display6.78” Fluid AMOLED, 3168 x 1440 pixels6.55” Fluid AMOLED, 1080 x 2400 pixels
Refresh Rate120hz90hz
Gorilla Glass3D Corning Gorilla Glass3D Corning Gorilla Glass
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 865, Adreno 650Qualcomm Snapdragon 865, Adreno 650
RAM8 GB/12 GB LPDDR58 GB/12 GB LPDDR4X
Storage128 GB/256 GB UFS 3.0128 GB/256 GB UFS 3.0 2-LANE
Rear Camera48MP Sony IMX689, f/1.78
OIS, EIS
8MP Telephoto, F/2.44
OIS
48MP Ultrawide
f/2.2, Field of View : 119.7°
5MP Color Fiter
f/2.4, 3X hybrid zoom, Multi Autofocus [All pixel omni-directional
PDAF+LAF+CAF]
48MP, Sony IMX586, f/1.75
OIS, EIS
2MP Macro, f/2.4
16 MP f/2.2
Field of View : 116°,Multi Autofocus (PDAF+CAF)
Front Camera16MP Sony IMX471
EIS, f/2.45
16MP Sony IMX471
EIS, f/2.45
SoftwareOxygen OS, Android 10Oxygen OS, Android 10
Battery4510 mAh4300 mAh
ChargingWarp Charge 30T [5V/6A], Warp Charge 30 WirelessWarp Charge 30T (5V/6A)
Wi-Fi2×2 MIMO, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, 2.4G/5G,
Wi-Fi 6
2X2 MIMO, 2.4G/5G, SUPPORTS WIFI 802.11 A/
B/G/N/AC/AX
NFCYesYes
Bluetooth5.15.1
5G SupportYesYes
AudioDual Stereo Speakers
Noise cancellation support
Dolby Atmos
Dual Stereo Speakers
Noise cancellation support
Dolby Atmos
SensorsIn-display Fingerprint Sensor,
Accelerometer, Electronic Compass,
Gyroscope, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity
Sensor, Sensor Core, Laser Sensor,
Flicker detect Sensor, Front RGB Sensor
In-display Fingerprint Sensor, Accelerometer,
Electronic Compass, Gyroscope, Ambient Light
Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Sensor Core

As you can see from the table, there are quite a lot of differences between the two devices including display resolution, cameras, wireless charging, battery capacity, RAM and also Wi-Fi 6 support.

In terms of display, the resolution is what differs in OnePlus 8. While the Pro version gets Quad HD+ resolution, the regular 8 variant has 1080p resolution. In terms of camera, there is a huge difference in terms of sensor. While both the phones have 48MP camera, the Pro gets the new IMX 689 sensor while the 8 gets the older IMX586 sensor. The pro version also gets the 48MP ultra wide angle camera, while 8 gets 16MP ultrawide.

Apart from these, other changes include availability of LPDDR5 RAM on Pro variant along with Wi-Fi 6 support, which are missing on the regular 8 variant. The 8 Pro also gets wireless charging (30W) while 8 does not have wireless charging feature.

Nirmal
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