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OnePlus 8 Pro (256GB) vs OnePlus 8 5G UW

Side by side comparison between OnePlus 8 Pro vs OnePlus 8 5G UW phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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OnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)
6.78"
AMOLED

1440x3168

48
MP

16mp

12GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4510
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
OnePlus 8 5G UW
6.55"
AMOLED

1080x2400

48
MP

16mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4300
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? OnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)

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8 Pro (256GB)11 Advantages OnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)vs8 5G UW4 Advantages OnePlus 8 5G UW
+12GB LPDDR550%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs8GB LPDDR4X
+256GB (223GB available)110%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs128GB (106GB available)
+120Hz33%
The display reproduces more frames per second because the frequency (Hertz) is higher, improves fluidity and tires your eyes less.
vs90Hz
+1 billion62 times
More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
vs16 million
+1440x3168 pixels76%
Higher resolution screen
vs1080x2400 pixels
+513 PPI28%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs402 PPI
+6.78"4%
Larger screen
vs6.55"
+(quad camera) 48MP + 48MP + 8MP + 5MP65%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(triple camera) 48MP + 16MP + 2MP
+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
vsOnly digital zoom
+1/1.43" inches40%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
vs1/2" inches
+4510 mAh5%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs4300 mAh
199 grams (6.97 ounces)vs+182 grams (6.37 ounces)9%
Lighter
8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs+8 millimeters (0.31 inches)6%
Thinner
5G SA/NSAvs+5G NRAdvantage
The 5G NR network is newer and faster
(5G SA/NSA) 2000 Mbpsvs+(5G NR) 5000 Mbps150%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files

40 Common items in both devices
2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
UFS 3.0
Aluminum frame, glass front/back
Fluid AMOLED
HDR10+
Dual-LED flash
LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
+33 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)OnePlus 8 5G UW
Model8 Pro (256GB)8 5G UW
Other model namesOnePlus 8 Pro 5G (256GB + 12GB RAM)OnePlus 8 5G Ultra Wideband (Verizon exclusive)
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
USA
USA
BrandOnePlusOnePlus
Release dateApril, 2020April, 2020
Depth8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)74.3 x 165.3 millimeters (2.93 x 6.51 in)72.9 x 160.2 millimeters (2.87 x 6.31 in)
Weight199 grams (6.97 ounces)182 grams (6.37 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30minIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
System (OS)OnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)OnePlus 8 5G UW
Operating systemAndroid 10Android 10
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)OnePlus 8 5G UW
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SM8250 (7nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SM8250 (7nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 585
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 585
1.9Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 585
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 585
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 585
1.9Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 585
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 650Qualcomm Adreno 650
RAM memory12GB LPDDR58GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage256GB (223GB available)
UFS 3.0
128GB (106GB available)
UFS 3.0
External storageNot supportedNot supported
DisplayOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)OnePlus 8 5G UW
Display typeFluid AMOLEDFluid AMOLED
Screen size6.78" inches6.55" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~91% (screen-to-body ratio)~88.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1440x3168 pixels (19.8:9)1080x2400 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)513 PPI402 PPI
Colors1 billion16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla GlassGorilla Glass
Display features120Hz, 1300 nits, HDR10+90Hz, 1100 nits, HDR10+
Mobile networksOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)OnePlus 8 5G UW
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim cardDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload2000/150 Mbps5000/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G, 5G2G, 3G, 4G, 5G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat18
VoLTE

Europe model:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46)

America model:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46, 48)

India model:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46)

China model:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
LTE Cat18 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46, 48)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkSA/NSA

Europe model:
(Bands 1, 3, 7, 28, 78)

America model:
(Bands 2, 5, 41, 66, 71)

India model:
(Bands 78)

China model:
(Bands 41, 78, 79)
mmWave (260, 261)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSAGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G NR
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
CallingOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)OnePlus 8 5G UW
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)OnePlus 8 5G UW
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
48 megapixels
48MP ultrawidef/2.213mm1/2.0"0.8µmPDAF
8MP telephotof/2.41/1.0µmPDAFOIS3x-optical-zoom
5MP depthf/2.4
(triple camera)
48 megapixels
16MP ultrawidef/2.213mmPDAF
2MP macrof/2.4
Main camera resolution8000x6000 pixels8000x6000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps
FlashDual-LED flashDual-LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length25mm lens25mm lens
Sensor size1/1.43" inches1/2" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel0.8µm pixel
AutofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front cameraHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
2ª cameraOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)OnePlus 8 5G UW
Front camera (secondary)16 megapixels16 megapixels
Front camera resolution4608x3456 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.5 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3" inches1/3" inches
Pixel size1µm pixel1µm pixel
MultimediaOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)OnePlus 8 5G UW
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)OnePlus 8 5G UW
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputType-C reversible connectorType-C reversible connector
Bluetooth5.1 + A2DP/LE5.1 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) Wifi6 + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) Wifi6 + MIMO
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, SBASA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, SBAS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)OnePlus 8 5G UW
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Other features- Colors: Onyx Black, Glacial Green, Ultramarine Blue
- OxygenOS 10.0
- Dolby Atmos sound
- Warp Charge 30T (50% in 23min)
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Onyx Black, Polar Silver
- OxygenOS 10.0
- Dolby Atmos sound
- Warp Charge 30T (50% in 22min)
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)OnePlus 8 5G UW
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4510 mAh4300 mAh
Charger, watts30W (5V/6A) Fast battery charging
30W Qi wireless charging
3W Reverse wireless charging between devices
30W (5V/6A) Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateOnePlus 8 Pro (256GB)OnePlus 8 5G UW
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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