CEO of OnePlus: OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro will receive 5G support and will cost more than their predecessors

OnePlus CEO gives an interview to CNET

details about future updates.

What told

So, according to Pete Lau, OnePlus 8 andOnePlus 8 Pro will be equipped with modems with support for the fifth generation network (5G). Because of this, both smartphones will cost more than their predecessor. Recall that the OnePlus 7T at the start of sales started at $ 600, and its older brother OnePlus 7T Pro - $ 870.

Lau did not disclose other information about smartphones, butaccording to leaks, both new products will run on the flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chip and receive AMOLED displays with a refresh rate of 120 Hz.

In the younger model, the screen will be at 6.5 inches, and in the older - 6.65. OnePlus 8 will also receive 6/8/12 GB of RAM, 128/256 GB of ROM, the main triple camera with 48 megapixels + 16 megapixels + 2 megapixels, a 4000 mAh battery and the company’s fast charging Warp Charge 30T. The older version, in turn, can boast a 4,500 mAh battery, a camera with four modules, fast charging at 10V 5A and, most importantly, wireless at 30 watts.

When to expect

OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro should be announced next month. Presumably, the presentation will take place on April 14th.

By the way, OnePlus is also working on the cheaper OnePlus 8 Lite. The device will receive a 90 Hz display, a MediaTek Dimensity 1000 chip and will debut in the summer.

Source: CNET

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