As we are inching closer to the official launch of OnePlus 8 Pro smartphone, rumour mill is come out with one after another leak. Now, the news is rife that OnePlus 8 Pro could be seen in an exclusive ‘Ultramarine Blue’ colour besides the Glacial Green and Onxy Black colours catering the smartphone users who love to flaunt their phones.
According to Winfuture, while the ‘Ultramarine Blue’, which wasn’t seen ever before, is exclusively for OnePlus 8 Pro smartphone, the ‘Interstellar Glow’ is reserved for the OnePlus 8 at least for the time being.
A latest leak by popular tipster Ronald Quandt has revealed that OnePlus have worked intensively to boost the camera technology. As per Quandt, there will be a dual 48MP setup on the back panel that will be fitted with a Sony IMX689 sensor in the main camera and an IMX586 in the ultra-wide cam. Besides this, OnePlus 8 Pro smartphone will also house an 8MP telephoto camera along with 3x optical zoom and a 5MP sensor. For selfie freaks, the device will be equipped with a 16MP front-facing camera.
OnePlus has already confirmed that the upcoming OnePlus 8 series of its phones will comprise of 5g technology. In an interview to CNET, OnePlus CEO and co-founder Pete Lau explained that “going forward, we’re all in on 5G. I want to restate our commitment to 5G and our long term investment. We’ve been investing in 5G for several years and we see this as the direction going forward and one we’re very much committed to.”
Another leak by TrueTech has reported that a tipster claiming to be an employee of OnePlus has revealed that OnePlus 8 Pro will come with 120Hz Display. The leaked display shot of OnePlus 8 Pro smartphone showcases screen refresh rates with three different selection modes:
- 120Hz – For maximum smoothness but slight reduced battery life.
- 90Hz – For balanced smoothness and balanced battery life.
- 60Hz – Less smoothness but slightly extended battery life.
The leaked screen shot of what it claims to be OnePlus 8 Pro smartphone showed that the mode selected 120Hz. Moreover, a disclaimer stating “the higher the screen refresh rate, the smoother the experience” can also be in seen in the leaked image. However, there was no hint whether this will bring down the resolution below 1080pixel.
Besides this, a forum post on OnePlus website talk about the development of its next-generation 120Hz Fluid Display. “The spirit of ‘Never Settle’ is not about specs alone. The smoothest smartphone display must also be able to deliver a superior visual quality and viewing comfort. We’re sure that OnePlus’s new 120Hz Fluid Display will be the best you’ll lay eyes on in 2020,” claims the post by Pete Lau, CEO of OnePlus.
As far as price is concerned, several news reports have revealed that OnePlus 8 Pro smartphone will be sub-$1000 device (which translates to a price less than Rs 76,000).
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