■Trends of mobile phone makers in spring
Surprises keep cropping up in the mobile phone industry amid the novel coronavirus epidemic. The major mobile phone makers are scrambling to launch their new products in the first season of 2020 to seize the market. The new mobile phones herald the evolving trend of the future smart phones, injecting fresh impetus to the electric manufacturing industry during the epidemic. This article is a collection of brief introductions to the new phones launched by major mobile phone makers, hope you can find the one you want.
■Mi 10 Pro
Lei Jun, founder and CEO of Xiaomi Corp held a new product launch event on February 13. Two new Xiaomi mobile phones, Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro are introduced to the public. Both phones feature the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 chipset, LPDDR5 RAM, WiFi 6, UFS 3.0 storage and 108MP cameras. The customized 90Hz AMOLED curved screen and 4,500 mAh battery bar are supported by a more efficient 50W super-fast instant charging, taking only 45 minutes to get the phones fully charged.
■ Huawei launches new folding screen phone Mate Xs
On February 24, Huawei held a new product launch event themed on “5G Full-scenario” and introduced to the public its newly developed folding screen mobile phone Mate Xs. It adopts foldable Fullview screen. When the screen is folded, the main screen is 6.6 inches and the secondary screen is 6.38 inches. When unfolded, the screen is 8 inches. Huawei Mate Xs adopts the CPU of HUAWEI Kirin 990 5G, supports both SA and NSA 5G networks and many other frequency bands around the world. Its battery is 4500 mAh and supports HUAWEI SuperCharge (Max 55 W).
Additionally, Yu Chengdong, CEO of Huawei Consumer Business, announced that Huawei P40 will be launched in Paris on March 26.
■realme X50 Pro overseas launch
On February 24, realme launched the realme X50 Pro online in Spain. The phone features Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 Mobile Platform, Wi-Fi 6, LPDDR 5 and UFS3.0. It supports both SA and NSA networks with coverage of the world's mainstream 5G bands. Its main screen is Samsung Super AMOLED 90Hz 1080P, which supports HDR10+. The main camera of realme X50 Pro is 64MP wide-angle, and the other three cameras are 8MP ultra wide-angle, 12MP telephoto lens and black & white portrait lens up to 20x zoom.
Also, realme X50 Pro supports 65W SuperDart instant charging, which only takes 35 minutes to get the phone fully charged. The new generation GaN adapter is available. The phone will be on sale in April.
■iQOO launches the second 5G mobile phone iQOO 3, claims to be among the top 7 in Chinese market
On February 25, VIVO’s sub-brand iQOO launched a new 5G mobile phone iQOO 3. Feng Yufei, CEO of iQOO, said that the brand was established less than one year ago, but successfully made into the top 7 in Chinese market. As the second 5G mobile phone after iQOO Pro 5G, the new iQOO 3 is the first 5G mobile phone supporting both SA and NSA networks with coverage of the world's mainstream 5G bands (n1/n3/n41/n77/n78/n79) launched by iQOO. It features Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 Mobile Platform, UFS 3.1 and LPDDR5.
■Sony launches 3 new Xpiria phones
On February 25, Sony launched three new Xperia mobile phones, which are flagship phone Xperia 1 II, mid-range phone Xperia 10 II and Xperia 10 Pro for professional users.
Xperia 1 II attracts the widest attention, which features Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 Mobile Platform and supports Sub-6 5G network and WiFi 6. Display and camera are the two major highlights of the new phone. Xperia 1 II is equipped with a 6.5" 21:9 CinemaWide™ display with 4K HDR OLED resolution and motion blur reduction. It is said that such display can offer a smoother visual experience like 90Hz display with high refresh rate. Like RX100 and α9, Xperia 1 II is up to 20fps AF/AE and features Real-time Eye AF. The three phones will be launched at the end of spring in 2020.
Samsung released its new wireless earbuds, Galaxy Buds+ in China on February 27. They are already available for reservations. Galaxy Buds+ features a 2-way dynamic speaker system delivering sound with rich treble and bass and an adaptive 3-mic system, both for a premium listening experience and clear voice during calls. Besides longer battery life, Samsung also optimized the new product’s charging function. Users can enjoy up to 11 hours  of uninterrupted listening time on a single charge that extends to 22 total hours when the Galaxy Buds+ charging case is fully charged.
FindX2, the latest product of the OPPO Find series, will be launched on March 6. It is said that OPPO Find X2 features Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 Mobile Platform and LPDDR5. Its display is a 6.7-inch curved screen featuring 3K-level resolution and 120Hz refresh rate.
OPPO Find X2 also supports 65W super-fast instant charging and 30W wireless fast charging, which makes it the phone with the shortest charging time on the market. Comparing with other brands’ high-voltage charging resolutions, OPPO has been sticking to highly efficient and safe heavy-current charging technology. OPPO FindX2 has three cameras, two of which are customized Sony CIS. The main camera is 48MP with a surface no smaller than 1/1.3 inches. Additionally, OPPO FindX2 is also supported by the world’s first omni-directional focusing technology, which makes focusing faster and more precise and brings more fun to users.
It is said that the new Apple iPad Pro may be released in the spring of 2020. A new accessory, touch cover, may also be available then. The Information claimed that Foxconn is preparing to deliver volume production of the new iPad’s keyboard, which is equipped with a touchpad. It is anticipated that the same material will be used for the keyboard as the current smart keyboard case for iPad Pro, and its layout may be same as that of MacBook Air with the touchpad located on the lower part of the keyboard.
Latest rumor said that the new iPad Pro series to be updated in 2020 will be equipped with a squared triple-camera system and A13X chips. Users may have two options on the display, 11 inches and 12.9 inches.
Many updated information on the new Meizu product. Meizu 17 will be a strong flagship 5G smart phone supporting both SA and NSA networks. It is said the design of Meizu 17 has adopted symmetric full-screen with a punched front-facing camera and an Oreo camera on the back, highlighting both brand recognition and aesthetic feeling.
■Dell Launched Latitude 7220 Rugged Extreme Tablet
On March 4, 2020, Dell launched its new PC - Latitude 7220 Rugged Extreme Tablet, the lightest and most powerful 12” fully rugged tablet featuring an enhanced 1000 NIT FHD display with anti-glare coatings. The display screen is also glove responsive and supports multi-touch. The tablet can be configured to individual user needs, with options including the latest 8th Generation Intel Core Processors boasting up to 2TB reliable PCIe solid state drives with high performance. 802.11ax Wifi, global 4G/LTE broadband and assignable RF pass-through options for WWAN, WLAN and GPS enable users to keep connected wherever they are. A built-in infrared camera with Windows Hello facial recognition allows users to log in into their devices securely and easily. Optional next-generation fingerprint, contactless and contacted smartcard readers are also great offerings. It is installed with mini serial RS-232 port, USB 3.0 Type-C™ port and USB 3.1 Type-A port, supports DisplayPort Alt Mode/PowerShare and Power Delivery and provides Micro SD-card slot and combination hub of microphone and earphone. The tablet is compatible with most existing Latitude Rugged Extreme tablet vehicle and desk docks and previous generation accessories, and measures a thickness of 24.4mm and initial weight of 1.33 kg. It has an optional dual hot-swappable battery-architecture and on-the-go charging ecosystem for uninterrupted operation.
■Lenovo Xiaoxin Pro 13 2020 Lightweight
On March 2, 2020, Lenovo Xiaoxin Notebook officially launched Xiaoxin Pro 13 2020 Lightweight without further release of detailed information on configurations. In contrast, Xiaoxin Pro 13s is built with the 10th Generation Intel Core i5-10210U Processor - Comet Lake-U, integrated graphics, 16GB dual-channel DDR4 Memory and 512GB NVMe SSD, and supports 35W performance release and Fn+Q mode regulation. On February 20, 2020, Lenovo also upgraded its another product into Xiaoxin Air14 2020, which carries the 10th General Intel Core Processor, 10nm Core i5-1035G1 (Ice Lake-U) and 16GB & 512GB SSD and the new MX350 Graphics.
■Breaking news about Apple’s iPhone 12 Pro Max
iPhone 12 series will be released in this September. Apple is planning to enhance the pixel of the main rear cameras, while support night mode will be available on all the rear cameras. Apple will keep three rear cameras on iPhone 12 Pro Max with an additional ToF sensor, and apply night mode support on all the rear cameras. Moreover, its ultra wide-angle lens will be equipped with f / 1.6 sensor and an improved HDR and macro mode. A 4,400 mAh battery will be built in the new iPhone.
■Upgraded Mac mini and iMac are expected to be released
The brand-new Mac mini and iMac are expected to be unveiled in the Spring Event of March. The new products may be equipped with the latest 6-core or 8-core processor. And iMac’s graphics is expected to be upgraded into Radeon Pro Vega. CoinX also mentioned the powerful camera of the new iPad Pro. The new iPhone will have three cameras in a matrix, similar to iPhone 11 Pro, and may also have a ToF sensor and 3D & AR/VR functions. 12.9-inch and 11-inch are on offer, and A13X may become the core processor.
■Skyworth A4 full display smart TV for a minimalist and smart life
Skyworth A4 is a full display TV driven by four-core CPU + dual-core GPU and with 1.5+16GB memory. Apart from 4K HDR ultra-high definition and DolbyDecode, it is also designed with a remote voice control AI technology capable of voice recognition from 180° in 10m with an accuracy of 99.96%, and timely responsive when the screen is in suspend mode. Meanwhile, A4 is also equipped with a built-in AI sound system developed by Skyworth and Baidu.
■Official launch of Realme Wristband
On March 5, 2020, India officially launched the wearable Realme Wristband with a 0.96-inch color display and touchable buttons. Besides the five built-in special dials, more dials can be accessed when connected with Realme Link. The built-in sport tracker supports nine modes. Water and dust resistant at IP68, the wristband is equipped with a high-precision optical heart rate sensor and can analyze sleep quality and generate relevant reports to remind users of exercising and drinking. Its screen can light up when the user lifts wrist, and phone support function benefits users a lot. The smart notifications of calls, SMS and APPs and USB direct charging brings great convenience to daily life. Weighing only 20g, the wristband can be unlocked instantly by smart phones with Android Smart Lock.
■Reservation for Samsung S20 opens in March
Samsung S20 Series China version is open for pre-sale and the initial sale will start on March 20, 2020. S20 features an ultra-high definition of 108 million pixels, super zoom of visual space, AI one-key continuous capture, 8K video quick shooting, clear night node and super-stable mode. Meanwhile, S20 is configured with 5G and 120Hz sensible display, untra-long duration battery and a maximum memory space of 1.5TB. It supports 8K video shooting under a default rate of 60Hz. The screen refresh rate will automatically reach 120Hz when user is watching super-definition video or playing big games.
■Huawei nova7 series to be launched in April
Huawei may launch its new nova7 series in April, including nova7 5G, nova7 SE, 5G Gold nova7 Pro 5G. The equipped charger supports 40W instant charging. nova7 series will be configured with OLED display with fingerprint technology on screen, of which nova7 5G, nova7 Pro 5G may be powered with flagship Kirin 990 5G processor. Huawei is expected to launch a middle-end 5G processor for nova7 SE at the release of nova7 series.
■Samsung launched its latest TV line for 2020
On March 6, 2020, Samsung officially unveiled its 2020 TV production line, of which 8K QLED smart TVs include Q950TS (65/75/85-inch), Q900TS (65/75/85-inch) and Q800T, and 4K QLED smart TVs consists of Q90T/Q80T/Q70T/Q60T (Q90T measures 55-inch, 65-inch worth USD2,000 or RMB13,900, 75-inch and 85-inch versions). Samsung “Infinite Screen” flagship Q950TS series are also included in 2020 production line. Meanwhile, the new product will be equipped with source speech amplifier, and those above 80 also support object tracking sound effect, providing users with 3D audio experience.
■vivo NEX 3S coming soon
vivo released NEX 3S on the afternoon of March 10. NEX 3S is designed with Waterfull FullView Display with approximate 90° bending angle on both sides and 99.6% Screen-to-Body Ratio. It becomes the first phone with Snapdragon 865 Processor with the elevating front camera in 2020. Made of E3 Super AMOLED, it supports 100% P3 WCG, sRGB and HDR10 Standard and delivers the lowest display lightness of 1.9nit. NEX 3S also supports SA and NSA 5G modes (NEX 3 only supports NSA single mode). Besides, vivo NEX 3S is equipped with 8GB memory and USF3.0 flash, 64 million pixels rear camera and supports 44W instant charging.
■Mi TV5 Pro (75-inch) starts selling on March 13
Xiaomi officially announced the sales of Mi TV5 Pro (75-inch) will kickstart on March 13. The new 75-inch Mi TV5 is still powered with quantum dot technology, supports 108%NTSC WCG and 4K and HDR 10+, and achieves a high screen-to-body ratio to 97% and 10.9mm thickness of metal case. It has built-in functions like MEMC, remote speech and AI Speaker - Xiao Ai, and carries 12nm chip and provides 4GB+64GB memory.
■TCL’s “Zigzag” tripfold concept phone
The phone unveiled by TCL is only a concept phone without specific plan of release. The first foldable phone is zigzag-shaped inwards and outwards, just like a 6.65-inch phone at a ratio of 20.8:9 with three screens folded and a 10-inch screen when unfolded. The thickness of the phone is increased to as much as that of 2.5 S20 Ultra phones due to tripfold. It can simultaneously run three or two applications, with two on the left for photos and one on the right for lightness and contrast adjustment. Like Galaxy Z Flip, it can stand on a desk with a screen supported and be typed with another screen lying on the desk. For another foldable phone, its screen can stretch from left and roll back inwards. The screen measures 7.8 inches after full stretch and 6.75 inches under normal condition.
■OPPO’s first smart watch
OPPO recently released its first smart OPPO Watch online. The watch, with a rectangular design, has a 1.91-inch hyperboloid flexible screen. Replacing silica gel, the watch band is made of fluororubber or feathers in different colors for various types. In addition to 28 types of dial, the watch is also endowed with “AI Smart Clothing Dial Plate” and an important function - motion monitoring. It is also armed with a four-pass optical heart rate sensor and special algorithm developed by OPPO. OPPO Watch supports eSIM terminals and “dual-engine structure” for a long battery life (40 hours under the mode of Smart Watch and 21 days under the mode of Long Range). Compatible with Watch VOOC instant charging, it can be charged 50% full within 17 minutes.
■“The first wireless earphone of Technics” - Technics EAH-AZ70W
Technics, a high-end brand of Panasonic, launched its first 100% wireless earphone EAH-AZ70W, which features a higher stability and quality with a new way of wireless connection. It will be available for sale after June 2020. Technics plans to launch EAH-AZ70W in Japan in April. With two types of denoise technologies - feedforward and feedbackward, it is designed with a high standard of water resistance - IPX4 and provided with special downloading app - “Technics Audio” to help users set denoise & background noise modes, check remaining battery and map, and find the location of earphone. EAH-AZ70W is equipped with a 10mm graphene-coated PEEK diaphragm and special acoustic design that can control the air flow behind each unit. The earphone can run for around six hours in a row or around 22.5 hours (if denoise is turned off) with a charger case, and supports 20Hz-20kHz frequency response, Bluetooth 5.0 and SBC & AAC Protocol.
n Logitech launches 3-in-1 wireless charger: simultaneous charging available for three different Apple products
According to a March 12 report from foreign tech media 9to5mac, Logitech has launched a new three-in-one wireless charger, which can charge iPhone, AirPods and Apple Watch at the same time. It supports a maximum of 7.5W wireless charging and includes an internal thermal sensor providing automatic temperature control.
n Apple: fifth beta version of watchOS 6.2 released
On March 12th, Apple seeded the fifth beta of an upcoming watchOS 6.2 update to developers. Once the proper configuration has been installed, the new watchOS beta can be downloaded through the dedicated Apple Watch app on the iPhone. To install the update, the Apple Watch needs to have at least 50 percent battery, it must be put on charge, and it has to be in range of the iPhone. WatchOS 6.2 introduces Apple Watch App Store support for in-app purchases, which will allow developers to create and sell Apple Watch apps that offer in-app purchase options and subscriptions. Code in iOS 13.4, the companion update to watchOS 6.2, suggests that both the iPhone and the Apple Watch will in the future have a CarKey feature that will let them be used in lieu of a car key to unlock, start and lock NFC-capable vehicles.
n Apple’s newest ad for AirPods Pro’s Active Noise Cancellation
According to reports from March 12, Apple has released a new AirPods Pro advert to its official Youtube channel, focusing mainly on the Active Noise Cancellation function and Transparency mode. AirPods Pro are truly wireless earphones, first released by Apple in October 2019. The AirPods Pro comes with several improvements compared with the two previous generations of AirPods, including Active Noise Cancellation, water and sweat proofing and a brand new in-ear design.
Before this, according to foreign media outlet MacRumors.com, DigiTimes revealed in its paid content that Apple would launch a new wireless earphone, which DigiTimes called the “AirPods Pro Lite”. This name is kind of strange, suggesting DigiTimes believed the new product would be a low-level configuration of the AirPods Pro. MacRumors.com thought it would be just a third generation AirPods. DigiTimes did not reveal any more details about the new AirPods, but they speculated that the new Apple AirPods might be put into production at the end of the second season of this year because of the COVID-19 epidemic.
n Meizu 17 expected to be available in April
On March 13, which also happened to be Meizu’s 17th anniversary, the company released some information about its new generation flagship smartphone, the Meizu 17, and stated that it might be available as early as April. The Meizu 17 will abandon the narrow bezels that had commonly featured on previous Meizu devices, and adopt the currently popular punch hole design, with the front camera in the upper right corner. On its back, the traditional ring flash is replaced by a triple camera on the rear. In terms of configuration, the Meizu 17 will adopt the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor and external X55 baseband to achieve dual-mode 5G networking. It will also support Wi-Fi 6 with LPDDR5 and UFS3.0. Its screen will be Samsung’s curved display with punch hole and may support 90Hz refresh rate. It will also adopt new generation under-screen fingerprint recognition.
n New Huawei P40 series to be launched on March 26
According to Huawei’s official release, the new Huawei P40 lineup will be launched online on March 26. The new P40 Pro comes with a rectangular camera module at the rear, which will house five lenses; a 52 MP wide angle main camera, a 40MP ultra-wide angle camera, an 8MP telephoto lens, a PRISM periscope camera setup with up to 10X optical zoom, and a ToF lens. The main camera will feature a Sony custom 52MP IMX700 (1/1.33-inch) CMOS sensor using RYYB color array, which may be one of the largest camera sensors on a currently available smartphone. Huawei’s P40 lineup includes both the P40 and the P40 Pro, both of which will feature a notchless screen with hole-punch selfie camera. The Huawei P40 will adopt a flat screen, while the P40 Pro will be curved on all sides. Both phones will be equipped with Kirin 990 chip, external Baron 5000 baseband, and will support SA and NSA networks for dual-mode 5G communication. In addition, the Huawei P40 lineup may also be equipped with 5,000mAh battery and a charging combination of 40W fast cable charging and 27W fast wireless charging and reverse wireless charging.
n New Apple patent: achieving a ‘foldable’ display with no need for hinges
On March 11, Apple obtained a patent called System with Multiple Electronic Devices from United States Patent and Trademark Office. It describes a process of placing two iPhones next to each other can activate a tiled display feature without using any hinge. The new patent suggests Apple may be able to adopt a new method to design a folding iPhone. Apple described how to make equipment involving sensors, and also described how that the electronic devices may ‘use sensor measurements and other information’ to detect when an edge of a first electronic device is adjacent to an edge of a second electronic device. In joint operating mode, images may extend across two devices, the devices’ speakers may be used to play different channels of an audio track, cameras and other sensors may be used in cooperation with each other, and other resources may be shared.
Magnetic components may also hold devices together in a variety of orientations. The “hinge” zone is the bezel used to realize user interface gestures. Besides this, the patent also explores various possible shapes when two screens are combined together.
n New Nokia phone featuring 660 chip to be launched
Nokia will hold a new product launch in London on March 19 to reveal its new 5G flagship phone and the Nokia 5.3. The Nokia 5.3 will feature a 6.5-inch 18.5:9 ratio water droplet full-screen. The most remarkable feature of the Nokia 5.3 is the quad camera on the rear, comprising one 16MP, one 5MP and two 8MP modules housed in a circular hump. The smartphone is equipped with 6 GB and 64 GB internal storage, a powerful battery of a non-removable Li-Po 4,000mAh, and a fingerprint recognition module on the back.
n Samsung releases Bluetooth wireless earbuds Galaxy Buds+
At the launch of Samsung S20 lineup’s Chinese version, Samsung released its new Bluetooth wireless earbuds, the Galaxy Buds+. The Jennie Red special edition and pink edition of the Galaxy Buds+ are currently only available in South Korea. The Galaxy Buds+ are Samsung’s first-ever wireless earbuds with 2-way speaker. It is equipped with one inner mic and two outer mics. Users can enjoy up to 11 hours of uninterrupted listening time on a single charge that extends to 22 total hours with the Galaxy Buds+ charging case.
n Vivo launches NEX 3S on March 10
The Vivo NEX 3S was launched on March 10, which is a new product in the NEX lineup. The NEX 3S is Vivo’s upgraded masterpiece for the high-end smart phone market in the commercial 5G era. The dual-mode 5G flagship phone features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+X55 chip, bringing all-around optimized experiences and excellent performance.
In terms of hardware, NEX 3S is equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+X55 mobile platform and supports double-mode 5G communication. Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 adopts 7nm process technology and features a CPU clock speed up to 2.84 GHz. Its GPU is upgraded to Adreno 650 (587MHz). Compared with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855, the new processor boasts a 25% improvement in its processing performance and energy efficiency, as well as a 25% in graphics performance and 35% in its energy efficiency. This is the phone’s driving force, enabling it to fully realize its 5G potential. As the first mass-produced 5G smart phone equipped with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 in China, the NEX 3S offers its users excellent operational performance and smooth multitasking experience allowing them to enjoy superfast downloading (more than 1G/s), super small delays (lower than 10ms) and great network reliability.
In terms of appearance, the NEX 3S is a continuation of Vivo’s history of innovation and exploration in technological aesthetics and is in line with the NEX 3 5G smart flagship’s breakthrough physical design. Its boundless waterfall display is designed with neither fringe nor hole-punch, allowing its users to enjoy a truly boundless visual experience. The display design of the NEX 3S transcends the limit of the bezel and features an FHD+ flexible curved display that bends at an angle of about 90°. This allows the screen to take up for 99.6% of the front, and almost no bezel can be seen when viewed face-on. In order to achieve something close to visual perfection and a focused interactive experience, the body has no physical buttons, but instead comes with an X-axis linear motor, which gives users more realistic vibration feedback when pressed. In addition, NEX 3S display is made of E3 material with a number of excellent display technologies to ensure better performance from the boundless waterfall display. The NEX 3S display also supports HDR10 and HDR10+ video modes, guaranteeing an unqualified viewing experience.
n Skyworth W81 leads intelligent upgrading with AOD dual-screen display interaction
The Skyworth W81 TV lineup features AOD dual-screen display, enabling users to check out and control other smart home appliances via voice command from right in their living-rooms. Skyworth’s AOD dual-screen display can also show a range of information, including time, date, weather, IoT equipment, memos and music on a 21-inch secondary screen without lighting up the TV’s main screen, allowing users to access the information they want in a cleaner, more efficient way. When users light up the main screen, the secondary screen hides itself. The secondary screen is not only in charge of common information like temperature and date, but also instant information like voice response and IoT equipment interaction. Even when the main screen is switched off, the secondary screen will continue to show up-to-date information all around the clock.
n Realme 6 launched in India: 90Hz display+UFS 2.1 flash memory+30W flash charge
The Realme 6 was launched in India on March 11. The Realme 6 features a 6.5-inch FHD+LCD hole-punch display with 90Hz refresh rate, 120Hz touch sampling rate and 480-nit brightness. The phone is equipped with MediaTek’s Helio G90T processor and a maximum of 8GB LPDDR4X RAM+128GB UFS 2.1 flash memory. The Realme 6’s 64MP Quad Camera System consists of a 64MP main camera, an 8MP ultra wide-angle lens, a 2MP macro lens and a B&W portrait lens. Its front camera is 16MP. The Realme 6 is equipped with a massive 4,300mAh battery, and supports 30W flash charge.
It is worth noting that the Realme 6 Pro, a more powerful product, will also be launched in the near future. Like the Realme 6, it is also equipped with a high refresh rate display. Specifically, the Realme 6 Pro features a 6.6-inch FHD+LCD dual hole-punch full-screen. The display’s refresh rate is 90Hz, its touch sampling rate is 120Hz, and its peak brightness is 450 nits.
n OnePlus 8 lineup rumors
According to online rumors, the OnePlus 8 lineup includes the OnePlus 8, OnePlus 8 Pro and OnePlus 8 Lite. It is said that the OnePlus 8 Lite is equipped with a MT6889 processor, the latest 5G flagship SOC launched by MediaTek. The OnePlus 8 Lite is also expected to adopt a 6.4-inch 90Hz hole-punch display, a 48MP main rear camera and two 16MP and 12MP minor cameras. With a massive 4,000mAh battery which supports 30W Warp flash charge, the OnePlus 8 Lite is expected to have two memory options, 8GB+128GB and 8GB+256GB. As for the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro, they will be equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor and support SA and NSA networks for dual-mode 5G communication. The OnePlus 8 Pro features a 2K+ display and its refresh rate can reach 120Hz. It is believed that the OnePlus 8 lineup will be launched in the near future, since currently they have already gained access to communications networks.
Updated by 20th Mar. 2020