Smartphone companies are showing some real interest to launch their flagship devices in Nepal too. In the year 2020 we have seen top tier devices from OEMs like Xiaomi, OnePlus, Samsung, and even Apple. Among all of those devices, Mi 10 and OnePlus 8 shows some great similarities. Today we will be comparing these two devices along with their Pros and Cons. Let’s see what these devices have to offer under the price tag of 90/95,000.
OnePlus 8 Vs Mi 10
Mi 10 5G
Dimensions & Weight
160.2 x 72.9 x 8 mm, 180 g
6.55 inches, FHD+, Fluid AMOLED, 90Hz
6.67 inches, FHD+, S.Amoled, 90Hz
Snapdragon 865, 2.84Ghz Octa-core
Snapdragon 865, 2.84Ghz Octa-core
12GB+256GB, UFS 3.0
8GB+256GB, UFS 3.0
Oxygen OS 10 on top of Android 10
MIUI 11 on top of Android 10
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, 5G
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, Bluetooth 5.1, Dual-band GPS, 5G
Triple Camera (48MP f/1.8, 16MP f/2.2, 2MP f/2.4) & 16MP f/2.0 front camera
Quad Camera (108MP+13MP+2MP+2MP) with f/1.7, f/2.4, f/2.4 & f/2.4 respectively & 20MP f/2.48 front camera
Looks-wise looking from the front, both the devices look quite similar. On the OnePlus 8, we have got a 6.55 FHD+ Fluid AMOLED display with a refresh rate of 90Hz. Whereas on the Mi 10 we have 6.67 inches FHD+ Super AMOLED display with a similar refresh rate of 90Hz. Both the display have a punch hole cut out for the camera at the top left corner and are protected with Gorilla Glass 5 on both front and back. While at the back, on the OnePlus we have got a triple camera setup at the center, and on MI 10 we have a Quad Camera setup on the left side.
Performance and Software
Here too we have got some similarities. Both OnePlus 8 and Mi 10 packs Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC with Adreno 650 GPU. It is an Octa-Core CPU with, 1×2.84 GHz Kryo 585 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4×1.80 GHz Kryo 585. While for RAM, OnePlus 8 packs 12GB of LPDDR4X RAM. While the Mi 10 Comes with only 8GB RAM configuration here in Nepal. Both of these devices are capable of handling whatever you throw at them. These are one of the most powerful devices currently available in the Nepali market. On the software side of things we have stock looking clean and snappy Oxygen OS 10 on the OnePlus 8 whereas the MI 10 packs feature-rich MIUI 11. Both are based on the top of Android 10.
On the Camera department, we have a quad-camera setup on the MI 10 with 108 MP f/1.7 primary shooter along with a 13MP f/2.4 Ultra-wide lens. While the other two are 2MP each, Macro shooter, and depth sensor. On the OnePlus side, we have got a 48MP f/1.8 primary camera, 16MP f/2.2 ultrawide angle lens and the last one is a 2MP macro lens. The main camera of both devices supports OIS. Talking about the video capabilities OnePlus 8 can record [email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/60/240fps whereas Mi 10 can go up to [email protected], [email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/60fps, and 720p @960fps. You won’t be disappointed choosing any of the devices for Cameras.
Backing all this up is a large battery on both of the devices. On the OnePLus 8, we have a 4300mAh battery which can be charged quickly with 30W warp charging. While on the Mi 10 we have a 4780 mAh battery. This battery can be topped up quickly with 30W wired and wireless charging.
Mi 10 is priced at Rs. 89,999/- for an 8GB+256GB variant here in Nepal. Whereas we get a 12GB+256GB variant of OnePlus 8 at a price tag of Rs. 93,000. As of now, these are the only variant available in Nepal.
Pros and Cons
12GB RAM at just 3K more
LIghter at just 180 gm
Clean Stock UI
No wireless Charging
Comparatively Smaller Battery
30W wireless charging
108MP Primary camera
Heavier at 208 gm
Single SIM only
So, this was our comparison between these two devices. Let us know your thoughts in the comment section below. Also, don’t forget to like our Facebook page cause, that’s where we are most active.