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All About The OnePlus 8

author Luis Silva (Updated on: July 2021)

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What You Should Know About The 8





Considering their rivals:

- Its performance is 23% above the average (3165 vs. 2576).

- 95% of its rivals have an AMOLED display.

- 70% of its opponents have a refresh rate of 90hz or more.

- 90% of its competitors have an ALWAYS-ON display.

- 85% of its adversaries have the ability to play HDR content.

- 35% of its rivals have a Gorilla Glass 6 or newer protection.

- It has a lower number of Dots-Per-Inch (about 14% below) than the average (404 DPI vs. 472 DPI).

- Its picture quality score is 38% above the average (122 vs. 88.46).

- 55% of its adversaries have a telephoto lens.

- 75% of its oppositors have wireless charging.

- 60% of its rivals have reverse wireless charging.

- 80% of its adversaries have a full glass body.

- 70% of its contenders are water-resistant.

- 50% of its rivals have a MicroSD card slot.

- 55% of its opponents have Bluetooth 5.1.

- 5% of its competitors have Bluetooth 5.2.

- All of its rivals have NFC.

- 25% of its adversaries have an headphone jack.



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 Specifications 
  • Pros 
    Performance
    AMOLED
    Always-On-Display
    Cameras
    Battery Life
    Fast Charging




  • Cons 
    Wireless Charging
    MicroSD Slot
    3.5mm Jack
    Price






  • Price 

    Amazon: $0

    eBay: $548

    BestBuy: $499

    Walmart: $284

  • Performance 
    Year: 2020
    Updates: 3 years
    Snapdragon 865
    Adreno 650
    Android 10
    Geekbench 5: 3165




  • Display 
    6.5" 1080x2400
    404 DPI
    Gorilla Glass 5
    AMOLED
    With Always-On
    90 hz
    Notch: Hole
    802 Nits




  • Cameras 
    3 Cameras

    With OIS
    With HDR
    2 LED Flashes
    2160p (4k)


    Dxo/Tek Score: 122

  • Main Camera 
    48 MP
    12 MP (2x zoom)
    f/1.8
    25mm
    Sensor size: 1/2.0
    Pixel size: 0.8

     
    Selfie 
    16 Mp f/2.0
  • Other Cameras 
    16 Mp f/2.2 14mm
    Wide-Angle

    2 Mp f/2.4
    Macro Sensor





  • Body 
    160x72x8 mm
    6.30x2.84x0.32 in
    180g. / 6.35oz.
    Full Glass
    88% STBR
    Looks: 10/10
    Fingerp.: Display


  • Colors 
    Onyx Black
    Glacial Green
    Interstellar Glow
    Polar Silver





  • Battery 
    4300mAh
    Charging: 30w
    Wireless: No

    1T+1W+1V*: 85%
    1T+3W+1V*: 71%
    1T+1W+3V*: 74%



  • Storage 
    RAM: 8GB
    Storage: 128GB
    No MicroSD

     
    Connectivity 
    4G/5G: 5G
    3.5mm jack: No
    Bluetooth: 5.1
    NFC: Yes



 Top 5 
  •    Price 
    Galaxy A72
    #1$449
    Galaxy M51
    #2$459
    Mi 10T Pro
    #3$494
    Galaxy S10 SD
    #4$499
    8
    #10$549
  • Global Score 
    8 Pro
    #17.52
    Galaxy S20+ SD
    #27.51
    Galaxy S10 SD
    #37.47
    Galaxy S20 SD
    #47.46
    8
    #126.48
  • Performance 
    iPhone 11 Pro
    #17.7
    9
    #27.7
    Mi 10 Pro
    #37.6
    Mi 10
    #47.5
    8
    #67.3
  • Display 
    Galaxy S20+ SD
    #19.8
    Galaxy S20 SD
    #29.8
    Galaxy S20
    #39.8
    Galaxy S20 EX
    #49.8
    8
    #98.7
  • Display Size 
    Galaxy A72
    #16.7
    Galaxy M51
    #26.7
    Galaxy S20+ SD
    #36.7
    8 Pro
    #46.7
    8
    #106.5
  • Dots Per Inch 
    Galaxy S20 SD
    #1565
    Galaxy S20
    #2565
    Galaxy S20 EX
    #3565
    Galaxy S10 SD
    #4551
    8
    #14404
  • Cameras 
    Mi 10 Pro
    #18.6
    Mi 10
    #28.5
    iPhone 11 Pro
    #38.5
    P30 Pro
    #48.1
    8
    #197.2
  • Camera MP 
    Mi 10T Pro
    #1108
    Mi 10
    #2108
    Mi 10 Pro
    #3108
    Galaxy A72
    #464
    8
    #948
  • Zoom (mm) 
    P30 Pro
    #1125
    Mi 10 Pro
    #294
    Galaxy A72
    #378
    Gal. S20 FE 4G
    #476


  • Body 
    Pixel 5
    #19.1
    Galaxy S10 SD
    #28.9
    Galaxy S20 SD
    #38.6
    Galaxy S20
    #48.6
    8
    2.9
  • Screen-To-Body 
    Galaxy S20+ SD
    #192
    Galaxy S10 SD
    #289
    Mi 10
    #389
    Galaxy S20 SD
    #489
    8
    #1188
  • Looks 
    Galaxy S10 SD
    #110
    8
    #210
    Galaxy S20 SD
    #310
    Galaxy S20+ SD
    #410
    P30 Pro
    #510
  • Weight (g) 
    Pixel 5
    #1151
    Galaxy S10 SD
    #2157
    Galaxy S20 SD
    #3163
    Galaxy S20
    #4163
    8
    #8180
  • Size (mm) 
    iPhone 11 Pro
    #1144
    Pixel 5
    #2144
    Galaxy S10 SD
    #3149
    Galaxy S20 SD
    #4151
    8
    #14160
  • Battery+Charg. 
    Mi 10 Pro
    #18
    Mi 10
    #27.7
    P30 Pro
    #37.6
    8 Pro
    #47.5
    8
    #136.7
  • Battery* 
    Galaxy M51
    #188
    Mi 10T Pro
    #286
    Galaxy A72
    #385
    8
    #485
    7T Pro
    #584
  • Batt.:Browsing* 
    Galaxy M51
    #176
    Mi 10T Pro
    #275
    Galaxy A72
    #373
    Mi 10
    #471
    8
    #571
  • Battery:Video* 
    Galaxy M51
    #180
    Mi 10T Pro
    #274
    Mi 10
    #374
    7
    #474
    8
    #574
  • Fast Charging. 
    Find X3 Lite
    #165
    Reno4 Pro
    #265
    9
    #365
    Mi 10 Pro
    #450
    8
    #930
  • Wireless Charg. 
    Mi 10
    #130
    Mi 10 Pro
    #230
    8 Pro
    #330
    Galaxy S10 SD
    #415


  • Storage 
    Gal. S20 FE 4G
    #110
    7T Pro
    #28.5
    Mi 10 Pro
    #38.5
    8 Pro
    #48.5
    8
    #176
  • Int. Storage 
    7T Pro
    #1256
    Gal. S20 FE 4G
    #2256
    Mi 10 Pro
    #3256
    8 Pro
    #4256
    8
    #12128
  • RAM (GB) 
    Galaxy S20+ SD
    #112
    Galaxy S20 SD
    #212
    Galaxy S20
    #312
    Galaxy S20 EX
    #412
    8
    #118
  • Connectivity 
    Find X3 Lite
    #110
    Galaxy A72
    #28.5
    Galaxy M51
    #38.5
    Galaxy S10 SD
    #48.5
    8
    #75.1


 Rivals 
  • OnePlus

    OnePlus 8 Pro
    8 Pro
    $624   7.52

    Compare
  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro
    Mi 10 Pro
    $600   7.37

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy S20
    Galaxy S20
    $649   7.27

    Compare


  • OnePlus

    OnePlus 9
    9
    $639   7.06

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Mi 10
    Mi 10
    $529   6.8

    Compare


  • Google

    Google Pixel 5
    Pixel 5
    $649   6.78

    Compare
  • OnePlus

    OnePlus 7T Pro
    7T Pro
    $519   6.45

    Compare
  • Huawei

    Huawei P30 Pro
    P30 Pro
    $589   6.42

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Mi 10T Pro
    Mi 10T Pro
    $494   6.14

    Compare
  • Apple

    Apple iPhone 11 Pro
    iPhone 11 Pro
    $609   6.12

    Compare


  • Oppo

    Oppo Reno4 Pro
    Reno4 Pro
    $594   6.08

    Compare
  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy A72
    Galaxy A72
    $449   6.06

    Compare


  • OnePlus

    OnePlus 7
    7
    $539   6.06

    Compare


  • Oppo

    Oppo Find X3 Lite
    Find X3 Lite
    $520   6.05

    Compare
  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy M51
    Galaxy M51
    $459   5.8

    Compare


  • Google

    Google Pixel 4 XL
    Pixel 4 XL
    $623   5.7

    Compare


  • Apple

    Apple iPhone XS Max
    iPhone XS Max
    $564   5.62

    Compare


  • Apple

    Apple iPhone 8 Plus
    iPhone 8 Plus
    $599   4.81

    Compare


The top 5 list is based only on these rivals.

You can click on any rival to know more about it too.

These are the lowest prices found on any of these stores: Amazon.com, eBay.com, Best Buy, and Walmart.

Prices on eBay are in $US for reference but are Europe-based.

Prices marked with ! are from renewed/refurbished/carrier-locked phones (except eBay, that are from new devices, unless they are out of stock, then they can be from bids, and then from pre-owned devices).

We're only including devices that still receive security updates.

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