Leaks have recommended that OnePlus will launch two new telephones within the first half of subsequent yr: the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Professional. Now it appears like the corporate could have a third telephone within the works.
New renders declare to point out a OnePlus 8 Lite, which is anticipated to be a new mid-range providing from OnePlus. The CAD-based renders from 91mobiles and OnLeaks counsel that this telephone could have a few notable modifications from the OnePlus 8 and 8 Professional, like a flat display moderately than one with curved edges.
That display screen will reportedly be 6.four or 6.5 inches in dimension and have a hole-punch entrance digicam centered on the prime of the display moderately than pushed off to the facet like is rumored for the OnePlus 8 and 8 Professional.
Round again there are two rear cameras stacked vertically alongside with a few different sensors, probably a Time of Flight (ToF) sensor to assist collect depth data. There’s a USB-C port on the underside of this OnePlus 8 Lite and no headphone jack. There isn’t any fingerprint reader to be present in these renders, so the telephone could use an in-display fingerprint sensor.
The OnePlus 8 Lite will reportedly measure 159.2 x 74 x 8.6mm. To check, the OnePlus 7T is 160.94 x 74.44 x 8.13mm and the OnePlus 7T Professional is 162.6 x 75.9 x 8.8mm.
OnePlus has historically been centered on flagship smartphones, however again in 2015 it did launch the OnePlus X, which was its try at a mid-range telephone. Whereas it was aggressively priced at $249, the telephone could not have gained as a lot traction with shoppers as OnePlus would’ve favored as a result of the corporate has by no means made a second model.
There’s not a lot recognized about this OnePlus 8 Lite’s specs or pricing but, however whether it is a “Lite” mid-range telephone, it ought to have a lower cost tag that could make it a extra reasonably priced various to the pricier OnePlus 8 and 8 Professional.