OnePlus 8 Pro review: high expectations

14 apr. 2020
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The OnePlus 8 Pro is the first OnePlus phone with wireless charging. It has 5G, a 120Hz refresh rate on the display, and it's super fast. It's the phone designed to take on the Samsung Galaxy S20, and it more than holds its own. Just a little more work on the camera and it's there.
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  • Would you get this or a Galaxy S20 Plus?

    The VergeThe VergeAcum 9 luni
    • OP8 pro

      Grayest GamerGrayest GamerAcum 23 Zile
    • This

      swiftk1ng'swiftk1ng'Acum lună
    • The plus lol

      bugthiefbugthiefAcum lună
    • Op8pro obvio❤️

      Suprabho ChowdhurySuprabho ChowdhuryAcum 3 luni
    • iphone 12

      impendioimpendioAcum 3 luni
  • Awesome phone

  • Notice how he uses a Apple Watch because he knows what phone is best ;)

    MapleJokerRoflMapleJokerRoflAcum 15 Zile
  • 128gb and no card slot is not enough!!

    vadergrdvadergrdAcum lună
  • Oppo find X2 Pro way better.

    Stevo AtkinStevo AtkinAcum lună
  • Been using mine for 2 weeks. Love it. Battery drain though. It's fine coz of very fast charge.

    FootskockFootskockAcum 3 luni
  • what are those shoes at 5:03?

    impendioimpendioAcum 3 luni
  • How is the call quality?

    Junito LopezJunito LopezAcum 3 luni
  • Can u buy this phone for me

    umar umarfarooqumar umarfarooqAcum 3 luni
  • The display is ok. Too much discoloration on the sides for those that notice those details, and which is normal on these types of screens. The McLaren 7T screen is the best one they've produced.

    JDLJDLAcum 3 luni
  • As a iphone user for years Is this phone worth giving up apple? Oneplus gives $100 off with coupon code. And $150 off accessories and also throwing in free pair of oneplus buds worth $79 Had this in my cart yesterday over $300+ discount.

    Jaco VisserJaco VisserAcum 4 luni
  • Ok .. IP 68 is useful But wireless charge is a waste of money to me .. they can give wired 65W instead of it and keep 100 dollars low price

    Terrie L duprieTerrie L duprieAcum 4 luni

    GalaxyNightOwlGalaxyNightOwlAcum 4 luni
  • I really like your explanation and recommendation of complementary devices. Good luck.

    Technical Updates in HindiTechnical Updates in HindiAcum 5 luni
  • Seems better than iPhones

    E Reader ChannelE Reader ChannelAcum 5 luni
  • This man is my reason to watch reviews on phones, master piece of review, love all your videos on the verge

    Jonathan GarridoJonathan GarridoAcum 6 luni
  • I think the audio quality took a hit while recording from home, what kind of mic are you using?

    Abhay KallaAbhay KallaAcum 6 luni
  • Oh, you guys completely missed that "color filter" is an IR camera =D

    ez45ez45Acum 6 luni
  • Pixel stand is more expensive tho haha

    Ethan Kiau Keng HinEthan Kiau Keng HinAcum 6 luni
  • Great Phone. However, Has this got the dual sim card functionality option?

    WiseManWiseManAcum 7 luni
  • OnePlus phones have dual sim even in North America, I don't know any other major brand that has this except Apple, in North America.

    crwhhxcrwhhxAcum 7 luni
  • Did they fix the delayed notifications? It was my biggest gripe with OxygenOS/OnePlus.

    A анонимныйA анонимныйAcum 7 luni
  • Surprising result. Not really a fan of the 8.5 score, which is the same as you gave the Samsung S20. You don't comment about how Samsung doesn't offer 120Hz at full resolution. Not much about Oxygen OS (even though it's generally regarded as much better than all other Android flavors). Not much about how it's cheaper than Samsung's offering. Not seeing how it's getting the same rating as the S20.

    Jason PlattJason PlattAcum 7 luni
  • Great Review Dieter.

    Rolando QuezadaRolando QuezadaAcum 7 luni
  • What’s better. This or the pixel 4xl

    Dylan PowerDylan PowerAcum 7 luni
  • What about the haptic feedback?

    Night ShiftNight ShiftAcum 7 luni
  • It's 6.78 inches which is honestly too big for me - That's what she said

    Ashis RoyAshis RoyAcum 7 luni
  • I will get of premium top 3 phones are with 300-500 euro more then this oneplus 8 pro

    Michael FreudMichael FreudAcum 8 luni
  • Please REPLY ME..... I want to know that can accidental touches be prevented by cover case... I want to buy OP 8 pro but am afraid of accidental touches WAITING FOR YOUR REPLIES.....

    Manan KathiriyaManan KathiriyaAcum 8 luni
  • Can you watch Netflix in hdr10+?

    Siril KindleSiril KindleAcum 8 luni
  • This is definitely better than GalaxyS20+ exynos

    Bhavik KhajuriaBhavik KhajuriaAcum 8 luni
  • This seems great. I have the 7pro, and it's a great phone. I've had some issues with having to restart my phone to get 4G coverage back. Also, I've given up hoping that producers of i.e gimbals will ever make their products work 100% on these brands, I just don't think they care about others than apple and Samsung.

    petru26petru26Acum 8 luni
  • That ultramarine blue is a beauty

    101% FP101% FPAcum 8 luni
  • I think ur review and Linus review has come blurt out some real inquisitive opinions about battery and camera.i like always like ur review

    prudhvee reddyprudhvee reddyAcum 8 luni
  • I haven't dropped a phone in water since the ip ratings came out

    Damien jordanDamien jordanAcum 8 luni
  • 2:06 i thought he will say iPhone 😅

    Micheal NadarMicheal NadarAcum 8 luni
  • If you want a great camera in a phone,Sony 1ii is the best

    Debaratna AcharjeeDebaratna AcharjeeAcum 8 luni
  • I really like your reviews, so detailed 👍

    Nandan AgnihotriNandan AgnihotriAcum 8 luni
  • Guys you know... For the culture, "The Verge" is not a really catholic thing in french 😂😂😂

    Thomas HequetThomas HequetAcum 8 luni
  • Ordered this as an upgrade to Pixel 3XL. Hopefully I love it. Not photographer. So as long as the pictures are good.

    ril850ril850Acum 8 luni
  • "its 6.78 inches but its honestly too big for me" - the verge 2020

    yung trvshyung trvshAcum 8 luni
  • i lost all interest when i heard the price

    WtfhowWtfhowAcum 8 luni
  • It is around $ 750 in India. Think I'll wait for the iphone 12.

    Lionel AlvaLionel AlvaAcum 8 luni
  • Times are hard, especially now in India. A giftaway would be greatly appreciated.

    Duhawma VersionDuhawma VersionAcum 8 luni
    • Getting a phone is not a priority

      Dylan PowerDylan PowerAcum 7 luni
  • btw in india base variant of oneplus 8 pro costs around 700-730$, i think thats a sweet deal for us

    John MayorJohn MayorAcum 9 luni
  • haha,it is good time for me to buy oneplus 7t

    Obama BarackObama BarackAcum 9 luni
  • 899 kind of expensive. Kind of?

    Bora JovanovicBora JovanovicAcum 9 luni
  • I'd never own a Samsung product again. I had a note 10 plus 5g and I ended up getting a one plus 7pro 5g

    Tom DTom DAcum 9 luni
    • What do u miss from the note

      Dylan PowerDylan PowerAcum 7 luni
  • It's still missing a Always on Display and Expandable memory and a set of headphones in the box.

    Vernon Lee WarrenVernon Lee WarrenAcum 9 luni
  • Cameras aren’t important in phones. And talking about it so much shows you lack creativity.

    Aziz NAziz NAcum 9 luni
  • Is it better to get the 8gb ram pro or the 12gb ram 8?

    Dhiraj VarmaDhiraj VarmaAcum 9 luni
  • I like the design of “original OnePlus one”,,,,

    🐹🐹Acum 9 luni
  • Was this shot on the iPhone?

    Muhammad AliMuhammad AliAcum 9 luni
  • This is better than Galaxy s20 anyday

    SaurabhSaurabhAcum 9 luni
  • Where can I find the wallpaper in the video?

    Rezz LuoRezz LuoAcum 9 luni
  • Great review, Dieter

    Giovanni SantorsolaGiovanni SantorsolaAcum 9 luni
  • the Pro needs the Inter Galactic colour!!!

    DarkPa1adinDarkPa1adinAcum 9 luni
  • What are your thoughts on the oneplus 7t pro 5g mclaren edition vs the oneplus 8 & 8pro

    Randy AdamsRandy AdamsAcum 9 luni
    • 5G is more future proofing than anything 12 GB ram is more future proofing than anything Is too expensive for what it is IMO. 7 Pro or 7T are better buys, features vs price IMO. Even base 8 is better than 7T Pro MacLarenn given newer chip.

      Rares MacoveiRares MacoveiAcum 7 luni
  • Good video !!

    Nithin RaviNithin RaviAcum 9 luni
  • Came here from the iPhone se review. Wonder if this will be.. it's a great OnePlus , and that's all you need.. I guess not.. let's see

    pacific swordpacific swordAcum 9 luni
  • If the 8pro is only running on 4g, will it save battery ?

    Yash BudhrajaYash BudhrajaAcum 9 luni
  • Beautifully shot video. Nice gaf. OnePlus getting better but more expensive..

    AlanAlanAcum 9 luni
  • I wish it came in glacier green with 12 ram and 256 storage

    Sammy LoveSammy LoveAcum 9 luni
  • Can u please check the camera quality after the software update?

    Staines SchwartzStaines SchwartzAcum 9 luni
  • If you want to shoot video with a phone your best bet is an LG V series with it’s manual mode.

    Daniel GomesDaniel GomesAcum 9 luni
  • I love smoothing

    Gwrightproductions1Gwrightproductions1Acum 9 luni
  • This guy nailing every review 👌👍🔥💯

    Riste DervishovRiste DervishovAcum 9 luni
  • What's the point of putting all those features in the smartphone and not support them with a decent battery?? If u have to choose between the battery and all the advanced features i dont see the point at all.

    Marshall ChotoMarshall ChotoAcum 9 luni
  • How a OnePlus 8 Pro works with an Apple watch ?

    Daily lifeDaily lifeAcum 9 luni
  • “Isn’t really missing any premium features .... “ so An Always On Display isn’t premium ?

    Sergio CasinoSergio CasinoAcum 9 luni
    • Don't care bout that

      Yes It's MeYes It's MeAcum 9 luni
  • 1:34 translucent matte back on the back ;)

    J CJ CAcum 9 luni
  • Thanks for the hype, ill just wait for 8T Pro

    FruitarianFruitarianAcum 9 luni
  • I would take this over s20+

    m attm attAcum 9 luni
  • does this guy remind anyone of Jonathan Ward?

    Vincent TsaiVincent TsaiAcum 9 luni
  • Might just be me, I am still rocking my 5T, never cared about the camera. Like yeah, it is okay, and night mode on the 5T is pretty sad; but I don't take lots of photos. I love its performance, constant updates, and the near stock experience Oxygen provides. Like OnePlus is always a solid buy. My next phone might be an iPhone, depending on what Apple shows, just because I've never been in that ecosystem and I kinda want to give it a shot.

    TheNacropoliceTheNacropoliceAcum 9 luni
  • what's the black bar in between the flash module and telephoto lens?

    Samuel TanSamuel TanAcum 9 luni
  • The difference of increase is so gradual that new phones don't look as big rather old ones look small. I saw a OnePlus 3 review and it's too small.

    Himalaya DaveHimalaya DaveAcum 9 luni
  • FINALLY 2:05 I've been wondering how weird and adorably stupid this camera B moment looks in camera A

  • There’s only one reason that makes me go for the S20+ over the OnePlus 8 pro. As a zwift and Garmin user, the OnePlus doesn’t have Ant+ connectivity. Not a big deal for most people, but Ant+ is just a more robust protocol when connecting to multiple sensors like speed, cadence, power meters, heart rate transmitters and so on. Would love to see ant+ in more devices.

    C.M. P.C.M. P.Acum 9 luni
  • Gotcha so stick with my OnePlus 7 Pro okay will do!

    Musashi234Musashi234Acum 9 luni
  • I wish more phones adopted oneplus notification slider, really useful feature

    ユーネ / Yuuneユーネ / YuuneAcum 9 luni
  • Oneplus is charging $1.57 exchange rate for Canadians. Highway robbery. Good bye oneplus

    Devin WilsonDevin WilsonAcum 9 luni
  • I’m in the uk so can’t get the snapdragon version of the s20.. made oneplus a no brainier for me! Also super exited to try oxygen os looks really sleek...

    Thomas DowningThomas DowningAcum 9 luni
    • in the same boat, no reason to spend more on an inferior phone, the oneplus 8 still faster in bench than the us version of s20 ultra

      YosëYosëAcum 4 luni
    • How is it?

      Y ABY ABAcum 6 luni
  • nice review, Dieter could you let me know what equipment you used to shoot the video?

    M AhmedM AhmedAcum 9 luni
  • Shitsung is out forever now......

    Badass BeastBadass BeastAcum 9 luni
  • Well Stock copies from same "Samsung 80% of features" Dear review man

    Naanu LoperNaanu LoperAcum 9 luni
    • What?

      Elias WarkuschElias WarkuschAcum 9 luni
  • I dont know why screen of mobile is getting so big.. its very difficult to use phone wid one hand. Screen size must be in Round 6 or 6.2 inch. Dats enough. Like samsung galaxy s10.

    hemant kumarhemant kumarAcum 9 luni
  • My expectation of OnePlus phones is that you get high performance for a good price, this phone costs over 1000$ that's not a price i am willing to pay for a cellphone...

    Nicklas RingNicklas RingAcum 9 luni
  • the wallpaper is not showing on the link you provided

    Jasper JayJasper JayAcum 9 luni
  • Funny how people at OnePlus priced this phone almost close to a BIG brand flagship phone lol. Sorry oneplus but if I've to spend that much, I would just buy another big brand flagship. Good luck with flagship killing

    Hussain AliHussain AliAcum 9 luni
    • Really doesn't matter it's sold out lol

      Yes It's MeYes It's MeAcum 9 luni
  • Samsung vs OnePlus? Easily Samsung Samsung vs Huawei (with Android)? Easily Huawei

    Hussain AliHussain AliAcum 9 luni
  • Curious on how hit the phone gets on wireless charging?

    Patricio CabreraPatricio CabreraAcum 9 luni
  • Can I have your phone?

    Patricio CabreraPatricio CabreraAcum 9 luni
  • Mi 10 Pro crushes this phone. Have the feeling that vendors like One Plus and Xiaomi are now experimentating where the limit is they can charge.

    Marvin R.Marvin R.Acum 9 luni
  • One Android differentiator is supporting an external memory. If device doesn't support it (as OnePlus 8 Pro), how can compete it with $400 iPhone?

    Kamerton Audiophile playerKamerton Audiophile playerAcum 9 luni
  • Those wallpapers? @The Verge

    Karim LarakiKarim LarakiAcum 9 luni
  • People that buy this for $900 bucks are smart.

    MannyScootsMannyScootsAcum 9 luni
    • Sold out in 9.5 minutes upon release lol

      Yes It's MeYes It's MeAcum 9 luni
  • 2:03 Apple...

    Agus CAgus CAcum 9 luni
  • Why do all tech reviewers wear an Apple Watch even when not reviewing apple products? Yeah I get that it may be their personal watch, but they come across as less professional and less objective

    FrederikFrederikAcum 9 luni
  • Just wanted to thank OnePlus for not putting square thingy cameras on the back.

    Sohan BhuteSohan BhuteAcum 9 luni