The Chinese phone maker OnePlus has launched OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro devices at an online event. The launch event was yesterday 14 April and OnePlus has unveiled its first flagship of 2020.
OnePlus 8 Launch: 5 New Features We’re Excited to See in the OnePlus 8 Series
According to the teasers and rumours we are excited to see some great features of the new series. This new flagship has wireless charging, waterproof device as these two features were the most requested features from OnePlus fans.
Both smartphones have a refined design and features which are set to make the most premium smartphones. The company OnePlus has announced that the OnePlus eight will have a price at $699 for 8GB RAM and 128GB storage. It will also have 12GB RAM and 256GB storage priced at $799. OnePlus 8 Pro will have a variant of 8GB RAM and 256GB storage at $999.
As you can see the price of OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro are the most expensive devices by OnePlus.
However, there are top new features we can see in OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro. The company is also posting a lot of news on Twitter, teasing a few of the new features coming to these series.
Here is the Tweet by OnePlus:
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— OnePlus India (@OnePlus_IN) April 14, 2020
Check out the top five features of OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro.
1. OnePlus 8 Series got new design and colours
The design of the OnePlus 8 series will be a rise of OnePlus 7 Pro. It has a pop-up selfie camera with a hole-punch cutout. The display bezels in the front have got slimmer.
It has brought some brand new shades like “ultramarine blue trim and a teal-coloured variant. Some of the colours might be reserved for the top-end version of the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro.
2. OnePlus 8 Series has got fast wireless charging
For the first time, OnePlus has made the biggest announcement. OnePlus 8 series will support the wireless charging. It is calling Warp Charge 30 Wireless. OnePlus 8 Series can charge the new phone from 1% to 50% in half an hour. It will also support the universal Qi wireless standard with the right adapter.
3. It has 120Hz Display
OnePlus 8 series will have 120Hz display. It is good to know that you can use 120Hz and a QHD+ resolution at the same time.
4. It has IP Rating for Waterproofing
OnePlus did not talk much about this feature, but there are rumours and teasers which says OnePlus series might get an official IP rating for water resistance and dust. It will have an IP68 rating like other flagship.
5. It has a new Camera Tech
OnePlus is not talking about a lot on the camera capabilities. We have seen some of the samples which are shared by the co-founder Pete Lau. It shows the camera’s wide-angle capabilities in low light.