Latest Price of OnePlus 8 Pro in Nigeria

OnePlus mobile has launched it’s first flagship smartphones for 2020. These smartphones are the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro.

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They are succeeding the OnePlus 7 and the OnePlus 7 Pro from last year 2019.

They comes with a lot of new features such as 30W wireless fast charging, Snapdragon 865 chip, 48MP customized outsole, 120Hz high-refresh-rate screen and many other features.

OnePlus has also managed to sell it at an affordable price tag compare to other manufacturers flagships.

In this post, we are going to be talking about the two smartphones and also be comparing two of them so you know which areas they differ.

How Much is OnePlus 8 Pro in Nigeria

The price of the (8GB + 128GB) is N300,000 Naira and (12GB + 256GB) is N330,000 Naira while 8 Pro (8GB + 128GB) costs N350,000 Naira and the (12GB + 256GB) costs N410,000 Naira.

8 Key Specs & Features

  • Fluid AMOLED Display; 6.55inches 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~402 ppi density)
  • OxygenOS 10.0 based on Android 10
  • Octa-core Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+)
  • 8-giga byte RAM /12-giga byte RAM
  • 128-giga byte /256-giga byte Built-in Storage. ( Not expandable with a memory card )
  • Triple rear cameras of 48 MP + 16 MP + 2 MP
  • Front or selfie camera of 16-mega pixels.
  • 4G LTE Network
  • 5G Network
  • Fingerprint Scanner (Under Display)
  • Fast Charging 30W
  • Non-Removable Li-Ion 4,300mAh battery

Oneplus 8 Pro Key Specs & Features

  • Fluid AMOLED Display; 6.78inches 1440 x 3168 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~513 ppi density)
  • OxygenOS 10.0 based on Android 10
  • Octa-core Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 (7 nm+)
  • 8-giga byte RAM /12-giga byte RAM
  • 128-giga byte /256-giga byte Built-in Storage. ( Not expandable with a memory card )
  • Quad rear cameras of 48 MP + 8 MP + 48 MP + 5 MP
  • Front or selfie camera of 16-mega pixels.
  • 4G LTE Network
  • 5G Network
  • Fingerprint Scanner (Under Display)
  • Fast Charging 30W
  • Non-Removable Li-Ion 4,510mAh battery

Design

The 8 and the 8 Pro comes with a good design as always.

They has a very nice painting job from top to button, OnePlus didn’t use any gradient finish on this smartphones as most of other manufacturers do.

The design of the new smartphones are similar with the old versions (OnePlus 7 & 7 Pro).

Same centered vertical camera module and same led flash placement.

The only difference is that the new version comes with a punch hole cut-out and a different colour.

The back of the two smartphones are made out of glass (Gorilla Glass) and the frame is made from aluminium. This means that the new OnePlus 8 series are pretty solid.

They uses only Dual Nano SIM slot, no memory card slot.

The smartphones are IP68 certified which means that they can resist dust and water.

Kindly note that their resistance are limited as they are not waterproof devices.

The Pro version is heavier than the standard version at 199grams while the standard version weighs 180grams.

The Pro version has 8.5mm thickness, 74.4mm width and 165.3mm length while the standard version has 8mm thickness, 72.9mm width and 160.2mm length.

This dimensions revealed that the Pro version will be bigger in the hand and also taller in the hand than the standard version.

The Pro version can be gotten in Glacial Green, Ultramarine Blue and Onyx Black colours while the standard version can be gotten in Onyx Black, Glacial Green, Interstellar Glow and Polar Silver colours.

Display

Coming to the display, one thing you would notice is that OnePlus has gotten ride of waterdrop notch cut-out, they now use punch hole cut-out instead.

Recall that the Pro version of the OnePlus 7 comes with a pop up mechanism, this time, OnePlus decided to ship both of them with a punch hole cut-out.

The punch hole cut-out on this two smartphones are pretty tiny at 3.8mm circumference.

This helps deduct the amount of distraction when watching videos with the phone or playing games.

The chin size on the standard OnePlus 8 is bigger than the one on the Pro version.

That’s why the standard version has a screen to body ratio of 88.7% and the Pro version has 90.8% screen to body ratio.

Both of them are using a Fluid AMOLED panel but the standard version’s panel produces up to 16M colours while the Pro version’s panel produces up to a whopping 1B colours.

The 8 has a screen size of 6.55inches that produces a Full HD+ resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels.

While the Pro version has a screen size of 6.78inches that produces a 2K resolution of 1440 x 3168 pixels.

Both of them uses a Corning Gorilla Glass on the front and an HDR10+ support.

The Pro version refreshes at 120Hz while the standard version refreshes at 90Hz.

This means that the Pro version will feel smoother and responds quickly to the touch than the standard version.

Of course, that it is why it is called a Pro.

Hardware and Software

This guys are flagship devices and they comes with a flagship hardware and software, a powerful one for that matter.

The 8 and 8 Pro from OnePlus is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset which has an Octa core processor clocked at 2.84GHz for the first core, 2.42GHz for the other three cores and 1.8GHz for the last four cores.

They are running on Android 10 operating system with Oxygen OS version 10.0 user interface.

Graphics and gaming is handled by an Android 650 GPU. They both comes with two storage configurations which are 8-giga byte of RAM and 128-giga byte of ROM or 12-giga byte of RAM and 256-giga byte of ROM.

There is no option to expand the storage with a memory card.

This chipset are very powerful and they can handle gaming like a champ.

You stand a chance to enjoy smooth performance and easy multitasking without having any single crash.

This is a good upgrade over the OnePlus 7 series which comes powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset and an Adreno 640 GPU.

The good thing about OnePlus devices is that they gets updates pretty fast.

Here is what i mean, when the OnePlus 7 series were launched last year in May, they runs on Android 9 Pie out of the box but now they are upgradable to Android 10.0 with Oxygen OS 10.0.5.

So the new OnePlus smartphones will get Android 11 this year ending or early next year.

Camera

OnePlus has done a great job in the OnePlus 8 series in terms of optics.

The smartphone comes with a triple rear cameras while the Pro version comes with a quad rear cameras.

They both has a Dual LED flash for low light photography with Auto HDR and gyro electronic image stabilization.

The camera resolutions in the OnePlus 8 includes a 48-mega pixels main camera with f/1.8 aperture, 16-mega pixels ultra wide lens with f/2.2 aperture and a 2-mega pixels macro camera with f/2.4 aperture.

On the front, it has a 16-mega pixels camera for selfies or video calls with f/2.0 aperture.

On the other hand, 8 Pro has a quad rear cameras of 48-mega pixels main lens with f/1.8 aperture, 8-mega pixels telephoto lens with f/2.4 aperture, 48-mega pixels ultra wide camera with f/2.2 aperture and a 5-mega pixels depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture.

On the front, it has a 16-mega pixels camera for selfies or video calls with f/2.5 aperture.

Their rear cameras can shoot videos in 2160p at 30 to 60fps or 1080p at 30/60 and 240fps.

They supports electronic image stabilization. Even the front camera can shoot videos in 1080p at 30 frames per second and they also supports electronic image stabilization.

Battery and Connectivity

OnePlus 8 is driven by a Non-removable Li-Po 4,300mAh battery capacity which supports 30W fast charging.

The Pro version comes with a bigger 4510 mAh battery with 30W fast charging, 30W fast wireless charging and 3W reverse wireless charging.

They both has an under display fingerprint reader and connectivity options includes Wi-Fi 802.11, Bluetooth 5.1, dual-band A-GPS and NFC.

Final Note

You can see that this two smartphones are great.

They are a good flagship smartphones for 2020 with good processor, camera, design, display and battery.

However, the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro differ in some areas such as display, camera and battery.

1.) Display: The OnePlus 8 comes with a 6.55inch display with a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels and 90Hz refresh rate while the Pro version comes with a bigger 6.78inch with a resolution of 1440 x 3168 pixels and 120Hz refresh rate.

2.) Camera: The Pro version comes with a quad rear cameras with an 8-mega pixels telephoto lens, 48-mega pixels ultra wide and a 5-mega pixels depth sensor.

The standard version comes with a triple rear cameras of 16-mega pixels ultra wide lens and a 2-mega pixels depth sensor. They both has 48-mega pixels main camera.

3.) Battery: 8 Pro comes with a bigger battery capacity of 4510 mAh that supports 30W fast charging, 30W fast wireless charging and 3W reverse wireless charging.

The standard OnePlus 8 comes with a smaller 4300mAh battery that supports only 30W fast charging.

So that’s basically the difference between this two smartphones, every other specifications is same.

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