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Flagship OnePlus 10 Pro goes official with Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 CPU


Flagship OnePlus 10 Pro have just gone official with Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 CPU and a 6.7-inches Quad HD+ E4 AMOLED screen. The display supports LTPO 2.0 and a 1-120Hz variable refresh rate. It has a tiny punch-hole on the front that houses a 32MP camera.

The model comes with a graphite sheet and a VC cooling system for better heat dissipation. It is available in three storage options; 8GB RAM with either 128/256GB ROM and a third 12GB RAM with 256GB ROM.

The OnePlus 10 Pro boot Google Android 12 out of the box. OxygenOS v12 will power the Global version, while the company’s homeland will get ColorOS v12 version.

OnePlus 10 Pro camera specifications

The phone come with three camera system on the rear, and a single snapper on the front. These includes;

  • A 48MP Sony IMX789 rear camera with 1/1.43″ sensor size, f/1.8 aperture and an Optical Image Stabilization (OIS).
  • A secondary 50MP Samsung JN1 sensor with 150° ultra-wide FoV and 1/2.76″ sensor size
  • And a third 8MP telephoto camera with f/2.4 aperture, OIS and up to 3.3x optical zoom.
  • 32MP Sony IMX615 front-facing camera with f/2.4 aperture

Aside the key specs above, there are other tweaking going on for the cameras on the OnePlus 10 Pro, especially for the photography enthusiasts. For example; all the lenses on the phone support 10-bits photography, and if you wish to play with the Hasselblad Pro Mode, you can maxed at 12-bits RAW from all the lenses.

Videographers can also shoot in LOG format, plus, there is option to adjust almost everything in video mode, like Shutter speed, ISO and more.

OnePlus 10 Pro with snapdragon 8 gen 1 announces

OnePlus 10 Pro Built Quality

As for design and built quality, the 10 Pro comes in all glass body, framed by a metal chases in the middle. The glass on the front is Gorilla Victus. The camera module on the rear has a 3D Nanocrystalline Ceramic cover to combat scratches. On paper, the built quality is tough, but, sadly, the 10 Pro misses out on IP68 dust/water resistant used on the predecessor, the OnePlus 9 Pro.

The device has dual stereo speakers, and for a more immersive multimedia experience, there is an X-axis linear motor on the inside, which ads better vibes when playing games.

The model is powered by a 5000mAh battery that support 80W SuperVOOC fast charger. The company claimed zero to 100% within 32-minutes. It also has 50W wireless charging, as well as reverse wireless charging.

There is also space for dual SIM space on the phone, as well as an optical fingerprint scanner, which is hidden under the phone display. The model is available in Emerald Forest and Volcanic Black colors, and priced as follows;

  • 8GB RAM + 128 GB ROM = 4,699 yuan / 736 US Dollars
  • 8GB RAM + 256 GB ROM = 4,999 yuan / 783 Us Dollars
  • 12GB RAM + 256 GB ROM = 5,299 yuan / 831 US Dollars

The model is now on preorder in China via OPPO Shop, and full sales will begin from the 13th of January. Internationally availability should be announced later in the month.

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