OnePlus 8 leaks show off new colors and possible specs

The new phones will apparently come in a variety of colors and have wireless charging.

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We know a bit more about the OnePlus 8 smartphone. 


Purported leaks of the new OnePlus 8 smartphone show the device will appear in a handful of unique colors at launch, according to a report from the German site Winfuture. The pictures said to be of the new phone show off a seafoam green, an "interstellar glow" variant and a basic black. 

On Wednesday, the site also shared purported renders of the OnePlus 8 in "ultramarine blue." In addition, the photos on Winfuture indicate that the OnePlus 8 is ditching its notch.

OnePlus is slated to announce the new flagship phone on April 14, with Winfuture's Roland Quandt also tweeting a few images of the official renders on Monday. Further specs leaked on Twitter suggest that the OnePlus 8's companion, the OnePlus 8 Pro, will have a 6.78-inch 120Hz QHD+ display and 30w wireless charging. 

The OnePlus 8 Pro is rumored to feature a better camera with a 3x optical zoom, 30x digital zoom, a new night portrait mode and more cinematic effects. The device will also reportedly run on Qualcomm's Snapdragon 865 processor with configurations available with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage or 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage. The phone also has a 4,510-mAh battery. 

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OnePlus didn't respond to request for comment.

The devices are confirmed to have 5G connectivity  For more information, check back with CNET on April 14 as we will be covering the announcement. And let us know if you're planning to get a OnePlus 8 or 8 Pro.