OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro prices in China revealed, suggest affordable India prices

OnePlus 8 may launch in India with a starting price of around Rs 45,000

  • OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro base models in China are priced at RMB 3,999 (around Rs 43,200) and RMB 5,3999 (approx 64,900), respectively
  • The Chine prices suggest OnePlus 8 series could launch in India starting at around Rs 45,000
  • OnePlus will announce the OnePlus 8 India prices soon

OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro were launched globally and in India on April 14th at a starting price of $699 (approx Rs 54,000) and $899 (approx Rs 69,000), respectively. These prices are definitely more premium compared to previous OnePlus flagships. On Thursday, OnePlus launched the China with surprisingly lower price tags. The OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro base models are priced at RMB 3,999 (around Rs 43,200) and RMB 5,999 (approx 64,900), respectively. Typically, companies launch phones in India with prices as aggressive than their Chinese prices. This suggests that the OnePlus 8 may launch in India starting at around Rs 45,000, while The OnePlus 8 Pro could come with a starting price of roughly 64,000. The company is expected to announce the India prices soon.

OnePlus 8 Pro specifications

Recalling the specifications, the OnePlus 8 Pro sports a 6.78-inch QHD+ Fluid AMOLED screen with 120Hz refresh rate, punch-hole cutout to accommodate the selfie camera, and Gorilla Glass protection. It ships with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC paired with Adreno 650 GPU, up to 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and 256GB UFS 3.0 storage. The phone runs on Android 10 OS with OxygenOS skin, has IP68 water and dust resistance and supports 30W wireless charging. It features a quad-camera setup at the back with a couple of 48MP sensors, an 8MP unit, and a 5MP colour sensor. There is a 16MP snapper on the front for selfies and video chats. It houses a 4,510mAh battery and supports 30W fast charging wired charging.

OnePlus 8 specifications

As for the vanilla OnePlus 8 specifications, the smartphone sports a 6.55-inch full HD+ Fluid AMOLED display with 90Hz refresh rate and 20:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by the same Snapdragon 865 5G SoC with up to 12GB RAM and up to 256GB UFS 3.0 storage. It runs on Android 10 with OxygenOS custom skin. As for the optics, there are triple cameras with a 48MP Sony IMX586 primary sensor, a 2MP macro sensor, and a 16MP ultra-wide sensor. It has a 16MP selfie camera and 4,300mAh battery with 30W fast charging.