New Delhi | Jagran Technology Desk: Chinese smartphone brand OnePlus last Thursday announced the launch of ‘OnePlus 8 Series 5G’, which customers will be able to place orders for, by May 29th.

The smartphones are up for pre-order on, and selected OnePlus offline stores and outlets in the green zones demarcated by the governments across India during the ongoing COVID pandemic. On Monday at 2:00 pm, OnePlus gave in an early access sale on Amazon India, in which smartphones of the OnePlus 8 series were available for sale in limited quantities.

The handset is available in three colour options including Glacial Green, Interstellar Glow, and Onyx Black.

On Monday, in its early access se on Amazon, the OnePlus 8 was priced at:

1. Rs 41,999 for the 6GB + 128GB variant (available in all three colours)

2. Rs 44,999, for the 8GB + 128GB variant (available in Glacial Green and Onyx Black colours)

3. Rs 49,999 for the 12GB + 256GB variant (available in Glacial Green colour).

OnePlus 8 specifications:

  • Processor: Octacore
  • Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
  • Operating System: Android v10Q
  • Display: Fluid AMOLED 
  • Screen resolution: 1080×2400 megapixels 
  • Pixel Density: 402 ppi
  • Battery: 4300 mAh
  • Fast charging: Yes
  • Rear Camera: 48 megapixels + 16 megapixels + 2 megapixels.
  • Front Camera: 16 megapixels.

Other important features include an in-display fingerprint scanner, face unlocking, stereo speakers and Dolby Atmos support.

Discounts and Offers

Users can avail up to 12 months of no-cost EMI at no extra cost across all online and offline channels on purchase with State Bank of India Credit Cards.

Reliance Jio is also giving benefits worth Rs 6,000, which includes Rs 150 off on 40 prepaid recharges of Rs 349.

A Rs 1,000 cashback on Amazon Pay is also being offered to the customers who pre-booked the OnePlus 8 before its imminent launch on May 29.

Posted By: Aalok Sensharma