China-based smartphone maker OnePlus has likely started its work on the next-generation flagship smartphone lineup, the OnePlus 8 series. Given the past launches, OnePlus will likely launch its rumored lineup around the same time as the OnePlus 7 Series. New information has surfaced online somewhat confirming the general timeline for the OnePlus 8 Series launch. As per this information, OnePlus is aiming at Q2 2020 to launch the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro. This information comes just months after the company launched its OnePlus 7T lineup in the market.
OnePlus 8 Series launch details
Taking a closer look, “Industrial Leaker” Max J shared the tentative launch timeline for the OnePlus 8 series on Twitter. The tweet did not include any additional information. However, the supposed launch is still months away and things can change between now and then. This information comes weeks after the supposed renders for both the devices leaked online. As previously reported, both the device will move away from the notch and motorized camera to a punch-hole camera. Beyond that, the devices will feature a similar design to what we have seen on the OnePlus 7T series.
We are not aware of all the specifications of the device. However, there are some parts that we can speculate right now. The OnePlus 8 lineup is likely to run on Snapdragon 865 flagship SoC from Qualcomm. In addition, both the devices will feature a Fluid AMOLED display with a 90Hz refresh rate. Other features include the triple rear camera on the 8 and a quad-camera setup on the 8 Pro.
|Features||OnePlus 7T||OnePlus 7T Pro|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+||Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ SoC|
|OS||Android 10||Android 10 with OxygenOS|
|Display||Fluid AMOLED-6.55-inch-FHD+||Liquid AMOLED-6.67-inch QHD+-1440×3120 pixels|
|Internal Memory||8GB RAM + 128GB storage||up to 256GB, up to 12GB RAM|
|Rear Camera||Triple – 48MP + 12MP + 16MP||Triple – 48MP+8MP+16MP|