Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus vs OnePlus 8 Pro – Which flagship device should you buy?

Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus and the OnePlus 8 Pro.Samsung, OnePlus
  • The Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus and the OnePlus 8 Pro are among the top premium smartphones in India.
  • In this post, we compare the two devices to help you decide which device to buy.
If you are looking to buy a flagship smartphone in India, there are several options to choose from as the increased competition in the premium segment has pushed smartphone companies to launch more devices at a competitive price.

The Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus and the OnePlus 8 Pro are among the top premium smartphones in India. In this post, we will take a look at the two devices to help you decide which device to go for.


Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus vs OnePlus 8 Pro: Price

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Samsung Galaxy S20 PlusPriceOnePlus 8 ProPrice
8GB + 128GB₹77,9998GB + 128GB₹54,999
--12GB + 256GB₹59,999

The Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus is available from Amazon India, Flipkart and Samsung online store in Cloud Blue, Cosmic Black and Cosmic Gray colour options.

The OnePlus 8 Pro is available from Amazon India and OnePlus Online store. It will go on sale today, June 29, at 12 noon. It’s available in Onyx Black, Glacial Green and Ultramarine Blue colour options.


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Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus vs OnePlus 8 Pro: Specifications

DeviceSamsung Galaxy S20 PlusOnePlus 8 Pro
Display size6.7-inch6.78-inch
Resolution3200 x 1440 pixels3168 x 1440 pixels
Refresh rate120Hz120Hz
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 63D Corning Gorilla Glass
Android versionAndroid 10 with OneUI 2.0Android 10 with OxygenOS 10.0
ChipsetSamsung Exynos 990Qualcomm Snapdragon 865
Rear camera12MP primary48MP primary
12MP ultra-wide angle lens48MP ultra-wide-angle lens
64MP telephoto sensor8MP telephoto sensor
-5MP color filter
Selfie camera10MP primary16MP primary
Fingerprint sensorIn-displayIn-display
Battery4,500mAh4,510mAh
Fast charge25W30W
5GNoYes

Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus vs OnePlus 8 Pro: Design
The Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus.Rounak Jain / Business Insider India

The Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus features Samsung’s traditional design with a glossy glass back and a rectangular camera module. There is a single punch-hole notch that houses the selfie camera.

The OnePlus 8 Pro.Rounak Jain / Business Insider India

The OnePlus 8 Pro, on the other hand, features a frosted glass back and a vertically aligned rear camera setup. The device features a single punch-hole notch at the top left side.
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If you’re in the market for a premium looking device, you cannot go wrong with either of the devices.

Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus vs OnePlus 8 Pro: Display

The Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus features a 6.7-inch Quad HD+ (3200 x 1440 pixels) resolution Dynamic AMOLED display with HDR10+ support and a 120Hz refresh rate. It sports a punch-hole notch and features Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection.

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Its competitor, the OnePlus 8 Pro, features a 6.78-inch Quad HD+ (3168 x 1440 pixels) resolution Fluid AMOLED display with HDR10+ support and a 120Hz refresh rate. It sports a punch-hole notch and features 3D Corning Gorilla glass protection.

Both the devices offer a premium display with high resolution and refresh rate. The punch-hole notch allows the smartphones to feature minimal bezels and offer a near full-screen experience.

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