iPhone 8 Plus Overview
iPhone 8 Plus, launched on September 12, 2017, is an affordable entry-level smartphone by Apple. It is available in Silver, Red, Space Gray, and Gold colour.
In terms of the display, the iPhone 8 Plus boasts a 5.5-inch Retina (widescreen) with IPS Technology display featuring Multi-touch, Full sRGB, True Tone, Dolby Vision, 3D Touch, LED-backlit, Wide Color (P3), and Fingerprint-resistant. It offers a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, providing 401 pixels per inch.
The iPhone 8 Plus is powered by a Hexa Core Apple A11 Fusion processor coupled with a 3-core Apple GPU. It comes with 3GB RAM of type LPDDR4X and 256GB, 128GB, 64GB of built-in storage. The handset lacks the option of additional storage via a memory card.
As regards cameras, the iPhone 8 Plus comes with:
- A single camera on the front side comprising of 7MP. The aperture of the front camera lens is f/2.2.
- Some of the features of the front camera are Live Photos, Wide Color Capture, Retina Flash, HDR, Auto Image Stabilization, and FaceTime.
- A dual camera setup on the rear side featuring 12MP and 12MP sensors. The apertures of the rear camera lenses are f/1.8 and f/2.8.
- Some of the features of the back camera are Optical Image Stabilization (Wide), Auto Image Stabilization, 2x Optical Zoom, 10x Digital Zoom, Autofocus, Panorama (up to 63 MP), Portrait Mode, Portrait Lightning, Burst Mode, True Tone flash, Live Photos, Wide Color Capture, Auto HDR, Slow-Motion video, Time-lapse video, Cinematic video, Face detection, Live / Hybrid IR filters, Timelapse, and Video zoom.
The iPhone 8 Plus runs iOS 11.0 operating system. It also supports Nano-SIM.
iPhone 8 Plus is backed by a 2691mAh Fixed battery which supports fast charging as well as wireless charging. The security features built inside the handset include Touch ID. It supports different sensors such as Accelerometer, Barometer, Three-axis gyro, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity sensor, and Motion coprocessor and Backside Illumination.
The iPhone 8 Plus weighs 202 grams and measures 6.24 x 3.07 x 0.30 inches (height x width x thickness). The build materials include Front (Glass), Back (Glass) and Sides (Stainless Steel).
The connectivity options of iPhone 8 Plus include Bluetooth (5.0), Wi-Fi, NFC, GPS, 2G / GSM / GPRS, 3G / HSPA / CDMA, 4G / LTE, and Nano-SIM for Calls / SMS / Data.