The Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus is finally going to unveil its new series OnePlus 8 on April 14 which is tomorrow. The series is going to include OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro. The smartphones will get unveiled through an online launch event. Ahead of the launch lots of rumours and leaks have been floating on the web that is developing more and more curiosity among the fans about what the company is going to bring on the table. And to maintain that the company has also revealed few important details about its upcoming series.
Just ahead of the official launch event, alleged official cases for the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro have now been leaked on the web in different finishes such as the Sandstone black variant. The renders have also revealed the design details of the smartphone. Alongside an image of the retail box has also been spotted online.
#OnePlus8Series sure seem protective and cool!
-Snadstone Bumper Case in Black, Smoky Purple and Cyan
-Transparent Bumper Case
-Nylon Bumper Case
-Karbon Bumper Case#OnePlus8 #OnePlus8Pro #LeadwithSpeed pic.twitter.com/dTedrgUhD2
— Ishan Agarwal (@ishanagarwal24) April 11, 2020
Starting with the leaked alleged official cases for the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro which has been shared by tipster Ishan Agarwal via a Twitter post. The shared images show that the forthcoming OnePlus 8 series is going to include the company’s traditional Sandstone black case along with three different colours Black, Cyan, and Smoky Purple. In his post, he also mentioned other bumper cases such as transparent one, a nylon and Karbon bumper case. The alleged images have also revealed the design of the back panel which shows the vertically placed triple rear camera setup along with a flashlight that sits just below the cameras. Whereas the Pro variant of the line up also has a similar-looking camera set up but it includes an additional fourth sensor that is placed just beside the camera module on the left along with a flashlight. The fourth sensor is expected to be laser autofocus.
All the logos have a similar new OnePlus logo which the company has just unveiled last month.
Besides this, a Chinese tipster has also shared an image of the About phone page of the OnePlus 8 Pro on the Chinese website Weibo. According to the alleged OnePlus 8 Pro image, the device will be powered by a Snapdragon 865 processor paired with 12GB RAM and 256GB of storage and will run on Android 10 out of the box. Moreover, it is going to feature a 6.78-inch 120Hz Fluid AMOLED display.
A Chinese publisher ITHomes has spotted the retail Box having the OnePlus 8 Pro branding on the side. Just like its predecessor, it is a tall red box with 8 written on the top front.
Over that pricing has also been leaked on the web of both OnePlus 8 devices. As per the leak, OnePlus 8 price will start at Euro 719 for the 8GB RAM and 128GB storage model that translates to Rs 60,000. Whereas the 12GB RAM with 256GB storage variant is stated to come with a price tag of Euro 819 that translates to Rs 68,000.
The OnePlus 8 Pro model will be a pricier one and is likely to be priced at Euro 919 that translates to Rs 75,000 for the 8GB RAM and 128GB storage. Whereas the 12GB RAM and 256GB storage is tipped to come with a price tag of Euro 1,009 that translates to Rs 83,000.
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