OnePlus 8 is a high-end smartphone with lots of appealing features and specs, like most high-end devices, it has an upgraded version called the OnePlus 8 Pro. Both devices share similar features and specs but as an upgrade some it features and specs are higher than this device.

This smartphone is a flagship and smartphones in this category are not cheap because they are at the top of in the world of mobile phones. However, we can say that this device is the cheapest flagship device released in 2020. OnePlus smartphone are somehow similar especially those in the mid-range and above. OnePlus smartphone are one of the most common devices used around the world, they comes with lots of fascinating specs, let discuss its price before we take a look at its specs and features

OnePlus 8

OnePlus 8 Price in Nigeria and Availability

In Nigeria, the OnePlus 8 price is within 440,000 to 463,000 Naira. The price of this device depends on the memory capacity, the smartphone comes in different variants and their RAMs and ROMs are different. The RAM is 8GB and 12GB respectively while the ROM is 128GB and 256GB. The variant that is most expensive is the one with 12GB RAM and 256Gb ROM.

Where to Buy OnePlus 8

This smartphone was released in May 2020 and has been on sale. It’s available for purchase from mobile phone stores across the country. It’s also available for purchase online from top online retail outlets. You can place your order online from any of these online stores. Once your order is complete, the device can be delivered to you.


The design of this device is not so different from other OnePlus smartphones, it is built with glass and aluminum, the rear is covered with glass and there are three cameras together with an LED flash on the rear. The sides of the device is built with an aluminum frame, the fingerprint scanner is located under the display. The front is covered with glass. The dimension is 160.2 x 72.9 x 8 mm, it weighs 180 grams which is not so heavy for a smartphone of this magnitude. This device supports the use of dual Nano-SIM, 5G networks. It comes in four different colors such as Polar Silver, Glacial Green, Onyx Black and Interstellar Glow.

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This smartphone features a 6.55-inch Fluid AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels, this display has a refresh rate of 90Hz and it supports HDR10+. The display of this smartphone has an aspect ratio of 20:9 and a screen-to-body ratio of 88.7%, and a display density of 402 PPI. The display is protected with a Corning Gorilla Glass 5.

Camera Setup

This is a very sensitive aspect of smartphone because mobile phone manufacturers nowadays focus their attention on the camera quality. The OnePlus 8 comes with three cameras, the main camera is a 48-megapixel (wide) camera, it has 26mm, PDAF and an aperture of f/1.8. There is a supporting camera of 16-megapixel ultrawide camera that has an aperture of f/2.2 and a field view of 120° and a 2-megapixel macro camera with an aperture f/2.4. A dual-LED flash is attached underneath these cameras to assist with lighting in the dark. The cameras feature HDR, Panorama and lots of more. It can shoot videos in 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps and Auto-HDR

The selfie camera which is located in a punch hole t the left side of the screen features a Sony IMX471 sensor wide camera of 16-megapixel, it has an Auto-HDR and its capable of shooting high quality images and recording videos in 1080p@30fps.


The operating system of the OnePlus 8 is a combination of Android 10 and OxygenOS 10.0. These two operating systems are incredible together. The RAM is 8GB and 12GB while the ROM is 128GB and 256GB. The smartphone does not have space for a memory card so the internal storage capacity cannot be increased. It’s like most high-end smartphone that doesn’t make use of memory card


The chipset powering this flagship smartphone is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 5G based on 7nanometer. The CPU comes with an octa-core running at 2.84 GHz, 6.42 Hz and 4.8 GHz. For game, the graphics is powered by Adreno 650


Battery capacity is a very important, although we could have gotten something bigger but the OnePlus 8 comes with a 4300 mAh Li-Po non-removable battery which comes with a 30W fast charging support. With this fast charging support, the smartphone can charge up to 50% with 22 minutes and can be fully charged within an hour.

Oneplus 8 main Features and Specs

• 6.55 inch Fluid AMOLED Display, 1080 x 2400 pixels (~402 PPI)
• Fingerprint scanner (under display)
• Back Cameras – Triple 48 / 12 / 16 Mega Pixels
• Front Camera – 16 Mega Pixels
• Operating System – Android 10, Oxygen 10.0
• 8GB / 12GB RAM (Random Access Memory)
• 128GB / 256GB ROM (Read-Only Memory)
• Supports 5G
• 4300 mAh Li-Po non-removable battery, 30W fast charging
• Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 (7 nm)

OnePlus 8 Complete Specs & Features

Dimensions 160.2mm x 72.9mm x 8mm
Body Glass front, Glass back, Aliminum frame
Weight 180 grams
Colors Polar Silver, Glacial Green, Onyx Black and Interstellar Glow.
Selfie Camera 16MP
Selfie Camera Features Auto-HDR
Rear Camera Triple 48MP, 12MP, 16MP
Rear Camera Features Dual-LED flash, HDR, (photo/panorama)
Video Resolution 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps
Screen Type Fluid AMOLED, 90Hz, HDR10+
Screen Size 6.55 inches
Screen Resolution 1080 pixels by 2400 pixels
Screen To Body Ratio 88.7%
Pixel Density 402 PPI
Screen Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Operating System Android 10, OxygenOS 11
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 (7 nm)
CPU Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 585)
GPU Adreno 650
Internal Storage 128GB, 256GB
External storage No
Network GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / 4G LTE / 5G
2G Yes
3G Yes
4G Yes
5G Yes
SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Bluetooth 5.0 A2DP, LE, aptX HD
Radio No
USB USB Type-C 3.1, USB On-The-Go
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
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Other features
Sensors Fingerprint scanner (under display), accelerometer, proximity, compass, gyro
Earphone Jack Yes
Speaker Yes
Battery 3800 mAh, Li-Po non-removable battery
30W Fast Charging, 50% in 22 min


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