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AMA about OnePlus 8 Series: Check the answers!

  1. nateavi
    Gingerbread Apr 15, 2020

    nateavi , via OnePlus 7 Pro , Apr 15, 2020 :
    I'm done settling for meh cameras, OnePlus. That's top $$$ you guys are asking for! Got better choices than this for flagships. Heck, makes apple's insane price tags look sensible in comparison.
     

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  2. loonie38
    Cupcake Apr 15, 2020

    loonie38 , Apr 15, 2020 :
    Hello,

    I was lucky enough to order a pop up box with OP8 Pro 8/128 onyx black using an invitation code.
    I would like to know if I'm eligible for obtaining a wireless charge please (I understood it was for every pre order?).
    Link to refer:https://www.oneplus.com/uk/oneplus-8-pro?from=8pro

    Also, I didn't see any screen protector in the pop up box, are there any included please ?

    Thanks for helping.

    Kind regards.

    Nico
     

  3. Aam_Aadmi
    Cupcake Apr 15, 2020

    Aam_Aadmi , Apr 15, 2020 :
    The flagship killer philosophy was a ruse.

    OnePlus pulled the oldest business trick in the book. Lower prices> capture market > Increase prices. Very disappointed with the pricing this year.
     

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  4. Luximusprime
    Cupcake Apr 15, 2020

    Luximusprime , Apr 15, 2020 :
    I am really excited to get a OnePlus 8 Pro! Are you planning start shipping these to Australia?
    Thanks!
    Lucas
     

  5. callum_sandhu
    Cupcake Apr 15, 2020

    callum_sandhu , Apr 15, 2020 :
    Hey, where did you manage to find an invite code?? Desperate to get a pop up box as I can't afford to get everything separately, any help would be much appreciated cheers!
     

  6. modsupremo
    Cupcake Apr 15, 2020

    modsupremo , Apr 15, 2020 :
    "I was wondering when the OnePlus 8 series will be available in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and who the authorised dealer is."
    I want to join the OnePlus bandwagon. Souq.com is a website that sells OnePlus phones here in Saudi Arabia but at a very high price. Can I suggest that OnePlus come up with a decent and honest authorised dealer who will sell your products and offer after-sales service to those who want your products?

    Thanks so much and best regards!
     

  7. akshaaydd
    Eclair Apr 15, 2020

    akshaaydd , via OnePlus 6 , Apr 15, 2020 :
    The price is too hight it's not affordable now.....I had used OnePlus 6 and now I'm currently using OnePlus 6 ...but i think i could not be able to upgrade the future OnePlus phone because of this expensive price.... features are great but price is not attractive sorry OnePlus[e]1f621[/e]
     

  8. iulisimo
    Honeycomb Apr 15, 2020

    iulisimo , via OnePlus 7 Pro , Apr 15, 2020 :
    Lucky? ... You will realize that you was unlucky and with empty pockets... And soon with no support and late rollout updates.
     

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  9. vbas1l
    Gingerbread Apr 15, 2020

    vbas1l , Apr 15, 2020 :
    for $1299 ?? [e]1f604[/e]
     

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  10. iulisimo
    Honeycomb Apr 15, 2020

    iulisimo , via OnePlus 7 Pro , Apr 15, 2020 :
    Pity you...
     

  11. iulisimo
    Honeycomb Apr 15, 2020

    iulisimo , via OnePlus 7 Pro , Apr 15, 2020 :
    Smart move to become a target for the next flagship killer brand?
     

  12. vbas1l
    Gingerbread Apr 15, 2020

    vbas1l , Apr 15, 2020 :
    I seriously don't know what flagship element in the camera of 8pro!!
     

  13. vbas1l
    Gingerbread Apr 15, 2020

    vbas1l , via OnePlus 3T Gunmetal , Apr 15, 2020 :
    I was ready to replace my 3T. I think it's not about LOYALTY to support this pricetag for not a worthy upgrade at least in camera. now I may switch. don't knw. realllllllly disappointed OnePlus. [e]1f60c[/e][e]1f60c[/e][e]1f60c[/e][e]1f60c[/e][e]1f60c[/e]
     

  14. iulisimo
    Honeycomb Apr 15, 2020


  15. iulisimo
    Honeycomb Apr 15, 2020

    iulisimo , via OnePlus 7 Pro , Apr 15, 2020 :
    A phone with 8 pro specs should cost in 2020 no more than 500.
     

  16. ATQali
    Froyo Apr 15, 2020

    ATQali , Apr 15, 2020 :
    Hi.
    OP is year by year increasing rates drastically.
    Why OP not releasing phones under 20000/- INR, a mid range budget phones.

    I am expecting a mid range OP 8 this time but no news.

    Due to Covid problem, many will restrict spending huge amount.
     

  17. Spotlight79
    Donut Apr 15, 2020

    Spotlight79 , Apr 15, 2020 :
    For me the camera is not the main selling point. I have my DSLR when I want seriously good photos. And for social networks this one should be more than fine. But look, it´s just me. I really don´t mean to disrespect anyone, I was just saying I get why they did what they did. It´s just about what you look for in your phone. There always will be people who will be happy with the offering and those who won´t. For me the main selling points were: snapdragon (and not exynos anymore), 5G, IP rating, wireless charging, 120 Hz display that works at QHD resolution. And that I got. If Samsung had brought snapdragon to Europe, I would already have the s20+ or ultra, but Exynos was the dealbreaker for me so I had to look elsewhere. But now I´m getting off topic so I should stop LOL.
     

  18. Rudrasharma5
    Cupcake Apr 15, 2020


  19. UDS_6667_Captain
    Froyo Apr 15, 2020

    UDS_6667_Captain , via OnePlus 5 , Apr 15, 2020 :
    Questions for @OverDrive H. Camera Product Manager :

    - How does Color filter camera work on OP8 pro?

    - Why did you chose to replace on the OnePlus 8 the telephoto camera by a dedicated 2Mpx macro camera ? I mean there's already an ultra wide camera for this on the 8. More the 8Pro can take macro shots at 3cm with the 48Mpx Ultra Wide Camera and on the 8 with the 2Mpx macro camera it's at 4cm! I think a x2 or x3 telephoto camera would be more usefull like on the 7T.
     
    Last edited: Apr 16, 2020

  20. sia_0
    Gingerbread Apr 15, 2020

    sia_0 , via OnePlus 7 , Apr 15, 2020 :
    What are some of the best uses of the Color filter Camera. I've seen in reviews that It's low res and proper work was not done on it. Can you shed some light on this regard @OverDrive.H
     

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