The OnePlus 8 series will be officially unveiled on April 14, 2020 . Based on the information already available, we have already put together an overview of the differences between the OnePlus 8 and the OnePlus 8 Pro . Meanwhile, the technical data for the screen and the cameras are also known .
In an entry in the official OnePlus Forum, the company's CEO now confirms some more data. It starts with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC, which promises 25 percent faster CPU and GPU performance and 25 percent improved energy efficiency.
The chip should be provided with faster LPDDR5 RAM, even if the memory is only used in the Pro model, according to Leaks. Pete Lau speaks of data transfer rates of up to 6,400 Mbit / s with a bandwidth of 51.2 GB / s. Compared to its predecessor, the LPDDR5-RAM is said to consume 45 percent less energy.
Finally, the CEO confirms the use of UFS 3.0 flash memory with data rates of around 1,700 MB / s. Thanks to "Turbo Write" and the "Host Performance Booster" (HPB), the reading and writing speed is to be further improved for various tasks. Pete Lau generally promises enormously highly optimized software to be able to fully utilize the system's performance - how much OnePlus can actually achieve with it will be found out in a few weeks.