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OnePlus 5 vs OnePlus 8

2.92 in
6.07 in
OnePlus 5 Mobile Phone
OnePlus 5
2.87 in
6.31 in
OnePlus 8 Mobile Phone
OnePlus 8
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Hardware

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Operating system
Android 7.1
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OxygenOS
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CPU clock speed
2.45 GHz
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2.84 GHz
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CPU cores
8-core
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8-core
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CPU model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
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Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
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GPU model
Qualcomm Adreno 540
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N/A
RAM memory
  • 6 GB
  • 8 GB
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  • 12 GB
  • 8 GB
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Display

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Screen size
5.5 in
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6.55 in
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Touchscreen
yes
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N/A
Number of colors
16.7M
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16.7M
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Panel type
OLED
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N/A
Resolution
16.0 Mpx
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48.0 Mpx
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Technology
AMOLED
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Fluid Amoled
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Pixel density
401.0 ppi
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402.0 ppi
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Dual screen support
no
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N/A
Scratch resistant display
yes
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N/A
HDR
no
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yes
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Screen material
N/A
Corning Gorilla Glass 3D
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Rear camera

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Resolution
16.0 Mpx
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48.0 Mpx
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Primary sensor size
1/2.8"
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N/A
Video recording
yes
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N/A
Highest video resolution
  • 3840
  • 2160
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N/A
Maximum FPS at the highest resolution
30.0 fps
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N/A
Maximum FPS (regardless of res.)
120.0 fps
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N/A
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
  • 1280
  • 720
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N/A
Autofocus
yes
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N/A
Geo-tagging
yes
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N/A
LED Flash
yes
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N/A
Touch focus
yes
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N/A

Front camera

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Resolution
16.0 Mpx
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48.0 Mpx
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Focus adjustment
N/A
Focus free
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Lens aperture
N/A
F/2.45
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Light source
N/A
Display flash
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Storage

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Internal storage
  • 128 GB
  • 64 GB
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  • 128 GB
  • 256 GB
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Memory card reader
no
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N/A

Dimensions

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Colour of product
  • Black
  • Grey
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  • Black
  • Glacial green
  • Green
  • Interstellar glow
  • Onyx black
  • Glacial green
  • Interstellar glow
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Material
Aluminum
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N/A
Height
6.07 in
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6.31 in
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Width
2.92 in
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2.87 in
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Depth
0.29 in
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0.31 in
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Weight
5.4 oz
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6.35 oz
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Physical keyboard/numpad
no
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N/A
Water resistant
no
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N/A
Shock resistant
no
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N/A

Sensors

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Accelerometer
yes
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yes
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Proximity
yes
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yes
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Fingerprint
yes
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N/A
Gyroscope
yes
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yes
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Digital compass
N/A
yes
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Ambient light sensor
N/A
yes
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Connectivity

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Dual sim support
yes
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yes
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Sim card size
Nano-SIM
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Nano-SIM
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DLNA certified
yes
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N/A
Bluetooth
yes
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yes
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Bluetooth version
5.0
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5.1
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Bluetooth profile
  • A2DP
  • A2DP
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N/A
Bluetooth codec
  • SBC
  • aptX
  • aptX HD
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N/A
NFC
yes
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yes
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Charging connection
USB
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USB
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Headphone connection
3.5 mm
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N/A
USB version
2.0
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N/A
USB On-The-Go (OTG)
yes
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N/A
Video output
No
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N/A
Type of USB connector
N/A
USB Type-C
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Celluar

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Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yes
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N/A
Wireless networking standard
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
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N/A
Navigation system
GLONASS
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  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • BeiDou
  • Galileo
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2G GSM
yes
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N/A
3G UMTS
yes
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N/A
4G LTE
yes
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N/A
Data transmission
N/A
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • EV-DO
  • HSDPA
  • HSUPA
  • HSPA+
  • LTE
  • LTE Advanced
  • FDD-LTE
  • TDD-LTE
  • 5G NR FR1
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GSM frequencies
N/A
  • 1800 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
  • 850 MHz
  • 900 MHz
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UMTS frequences
N/A
  • 1700 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
  • 2100 MHz
  • 800 MHz
  • 850 MHz
  • 900 MHz
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Battery

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Replaceable battery
no
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N/A
Battery capacity
3300.0 mAh
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4300.0 mAh
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Talk time
19.25 h
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29.0 h
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Fast charging
yes
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N/A
Fast charging standard
Dash Charge
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N/A
Wireless charging
no
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N/A
Battery type
N/A
Lithium ion
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