Apple unveiled its much awaited new generation iPhones – 8, 8 Plus, and X- on 12th of September, 2017 at an event in Steve Jobs Theater at Apple Park, California. Out of these, the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, that we will be talking about here, have been launched in Gold, Silver and Space Grey color variants and price starts at USD 699.
iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will be coming in two storage variants -64GB and 256GB. iPhone 8 with 64GB will be priced at USD 699 and 256GB version will be available for USD 849. On the other hand, iPhone 8 Plus 64GB will cost at USD 799 and the bigger one 256GB version will come with a price tag of USD 949.
Let’s talk about the specifications of both iPhone 8 and 8 Plus:
Apart from displays, almost every feature is similar in both these handsets. iPhone 8 features a 4.7 inch display with the resolution of 1334 x 750 pixels and a pixel density of 326ppi. While iPhone 8 Plus flaunts a 5.5 inch full HD display which amounts to 401ppi pixel density.
iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are powered by 64 bit six core A11 Bionic processor paired with three-core GPU and M11 motion co-processor.
These iOS 11 based handsets come with 7 MP front camera with Retina flash, f/2.2 aperture and full HD video recording. iPhone 8 has 12 MP rear shooter, while iPhone 8 Plus has dual 12 MP rear cameras with with Quad True tone LED flash light, aperture of f/1.8, telephoto lens, OIS, 2x optical zoom, up to 10x digital zoom and shoot videos with up to 4K resolution.
iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus come with fingerprint scanner which is embedded in home buttons. These smartphones also have built-in rechargeable battery with Qi wireless charging support and deliver up to 21 hours of talk time and up to 13 hours of internet surfing.
Key Specifications of iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus:
|Model||iPhone 8||iPhone 8 Plus|
|Display||4.7 inch display (1334 x 750 pixels)||5.5 inch full HD display|
|Processor||64 bit six core A11 Bionic processor||64 bit six core A11 Bionic processor|
|Camera||12 MP rear and 7 MP front camera||12 + 12 MP rear and 7 MP front cameras|
|Battery||Inbuilt battery with wireless charging||Inbuilt battery with wireless charging|
|Internal Memory||64GB / 256GB||64GB / 256GB|
|Dimensions and Weight||138.4x 67.3×7.3 mm and 148 grams||158.4x 78.1×7.5 mm and 202 grams|
|Software||iOS 11||iOS 11|
|Price||699$ / 849$||799$ / 949$|