OnePlus on April 14 launched and announced the
OnePlus 8 series , during the global launch event , OnePlus announced US pricing for the new OnePlus 8 at $699 ( appr. Rs 53200/-) and while the OnePlus 8 Pro from $899 (appr. Rs.68400/-).
In the online event prices for Indian market was not revealed. Since India is OnePlus’ biggest market it was expected earlier that OnePlus 8 series prices for India will be exclusive and prices to be somewhat similar to the Chinese counterparts where OnePlus 8 starting price of RMB 3,999 ($565) while the OnePlus 8 Pro at RMB 5,399(roughly $765).
The OnePlus 8 will be available In India for ₹ 41999 for 6+128 GB variant, ₹ 44999/- for 8+128 GB variant and for 12+256 GB variant it will be priced at ₹ 49999/-
For the OnePlus 8 Pro , the 8+128 GB variant is priced at ₹ 54999/- and ₹ 59999/- for the 12+256 GB variant. Surprise! Yes if we look into and compare the US price.
OnePlus also unveiled the its wireless Bullet headphones Wireless Z price for ₹ 1999/- As per company at 10 minutes of charge it can last up to 10 hours.
OnePlus did a great job by reducing the prices of its OnePlus 8 series In India. Since most of the Indian consumers are budget centric and looking to the pandemic CoronaVirus I think it is great move from OnePlus to introduce 8 series in such price. The availability is not yet known , but it will be exclusive to e-Commerce platform Amazon.
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