Apple has announced its next generation iPhones; Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus at an event in San Francisco. The announced iPhones have a 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch Retina HD displays with new glass (most durable glass ever on a smartphone, says the company) and aluminum design.

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Inside Apple iPhone 8 And iPhone 8 Plus

Both the smartphone comes with a new A11 Bionic chip, which tuned for augmented reality experience. The chipset has six Core CPU, in which there are two performance Cores that is 25% faster, four efficiency Core that is 70% faster and three Cores are for GPU, which offers up to 30% faster graphics performance compared to A10 Fusion chipset.

Apple iPhone 8 1Both the announced smartphones have a redesigned stereo speakers, offering up to 25% louder audio and deeper bass. In addition to that, these smartphones also have support Qi wireless charging as well as support for fast charging (0-50% in 30 minutes).

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The iPhone 8 sports a new 12-megapixel rear camera with a new filter, deeper pixel and quad LED True Tone Flash, while the 8 Plus has dual 12-megapixel cameras that feature a Portrait Lighting and Apple-designed image signal processor to recognize the scene, create a depth map and create facial landmarks and add lighting over contours of the face in real time using Machine learning.

Apple iPhone 8 Specifications

Apple iPhone 8 2

  • 4.7-inch (1334 x 750 pixels) IPS 326ppi Display, 1400:1 Contrast Ratio, 3D Touch
  • Six-Core A11 Bionic Processor
  • Three-Core GPU With M11 Motion Co-Processor
  • 64GB / 256GB Non-Expandable Storage
  • 12MP Camera, f/1.8 Aperture, OIS, Six‑Element Lens Quad-LED True Tone Flash, 4K Video Recording At 60fps, Slo‑Mo 1080p At 240 fps
  • 7MP Front Camera With f/2.2 Aperture, 1080p Video Recording, Retina Flash
  • iOS 11
  • Lithium-ion Battery With Qi Wireless Charging, Fast Charging Support
  • TouchID Fingerprint Sensor, Stereo Speakers, Water And Dust Resistant (IP67)
  • 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac With MIMO, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC With Reader Mode, GPS + GLONASS
  • Dimensions: 138.4x 67.3×7.3 mm; Weight: 148grams

Apple iPhone 8 Plus Specifications

Apple iPhone 8 3

  • 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) IPS 401ppi Display, 1300:1 Contrast Ratio, 3D Touch
  • Six-Core A11 Bionic Processor
  • Three-Core GPU With M11 Motion Co-Processor
  • 64GB / 256GB Non-Expandable Storage
  • 12MP Wide-Angle Camera (f/1.8) And Telephoto Camera (f/2.8), OIS, Optical Zoom At 2x; Digital Zoom Up To 10x, Six‑Element Lens Quad-LED True Tone Flash, 4K Video Recording At 60fps, Slo‑Mo 1080p At 240 fps
  • 7MP Front Camera With f/2.2 Aperture, 1080p Video Recording, Retina Flash
  • iOS 11
  • Lithium-ion Battery With Qi Wireless Charging, Fast Charging Support
  • TouchID Fingerprint Sensor, Stereo Speakers, Water And Dust Resistant (IP67)
  • 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac With MIMO, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC With Reader Mode, GPS + GLONASS
  • Dimensions: 158.4x 78.1×7.5 mm; Weight: 202grams

The Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus comes in Gold, Silver, and Space Gray colors. The iPhone 8 is priced at US$699 (roughly Rs. 44,745) for the 64GB variant and the 256GB variant will cost you US$849 (roughly Rs. 54,345). The iPhone 8 Plus is priced at US$799 (roughly Rs. 51,145) for the 64GB variant, while the 256GB variant is priced at US$949 (roughly Rs. 60,745).

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The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will be available for pre-order from September 15 in several countries and will go on sale from September 22. According to FoneArenaThe iPhone 8 will be available in India from September 29 and will start at Rs. 64,000.


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