iPhone 8

iPhone 8 Specifications


iPhone 8  – LAUNCH 2017, September
IPhone 8  – Body
Dimensions 138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3 mm (5.45 x 2.65 x 0.29 in)
Weight 148 g (5.22 oz)

-IP67 certified – dust and water resistant
– Water resistant up to 1 meter and 30 minutes
– Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)

iPhone 8  – DISPLAY
Type LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 4.7 inches, 60.9 cm2 (~65.4% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 750 x 1334 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~326 ppi density)
Multitouch Yes
iPhone 8  – PLATFORM


OS OS 11, upgradable to iOS 11.2
Chipset Apple A11 Bionic
Hexa-core (2x Monsoon + 4x Mistral)
GPU Apple GPU (three-core graphics)
iPhone 8  – MEMORY
Card Slot No
Internal 64/256 GB, 2 GB RAM
IPhone 8  – CAMERA
Primary 12 MP (f/1.8, 28mm), phase detection autofocus, OIS, quad-LED dual-tone flash, 
Features Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 8MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR (photo/panorama)
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, 720p@240fps.
Secondary 7 MP, f/2.2, 1080p@30fps, 720p@240fps, face detection, HDR, panorama
iPhone 8  – SOUND
Alert types Vibration, proprietary ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack No

– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– Lightning to 3.5 mm headphone jack adapter

IPhone 8  – COMMS
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
Radio No
USB 2.0, proprietary reversible connector
iPhone 8  – FEATURES
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Messaging iMessage, SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email
Browser HTML5
Java No
  – Fast battery charging: 50% in 30 min
– Qi wireless charging
– Siri natural language commands and dictation
– iCloud cloud service
– MP3/WAV/AAX+/AIFF/Apple Lossless player
– MP4/H.265 player
– Audio/video/photo editor
– Document editor
iPhone 8  – BATTERY
Non-removable Li-Ion 1821 mAh battery (6.96 Wh)
Talk time Up to 14 h (3G)
Music play Up to 40 h


iPhone 8  – MISC
Colors Silver, Space Gray, Gold
SAR –     1.32 W/kg (head)     1.36 W/kg (body)  
SAR EU 1.19 W/kg (head)     1.17 W/kg (body)  
Price About Rs.59,000 to 73,599


iPhone 8 Price in India 2017 and full Specifications:


No other phone of Apple has ever received a lack-luster response at its launch than iPhone 8. This may be due to the arrival of iPhone X. This phone was launched way back in 2014. It lags behind the race for lacking the face ID tech and having an inferior camera. Its price varies between Rs.59,000 to 73,599 owing to its different version. While the 64 GB version is priced nearly about Rs.59, 999, its 256 GB version is priced near about Rs.73, 599.


This phone of Apple has got a new glass design to boast for. It is the first phone in the iPhone series which comes with the support of wireless charging. It contains the Apple’s all-new A11 Bionic Chip. iPhone 7 has a basic screen size of 4.7 inches only. This is a waterproof phone like iPhone and comes with the IP67 certification. This certification means that this device can stand in about 1 m water for about 30 minutes.


iPhone 8 is bit heavier than iPhone 7 and is of 148g. Again, there is no audio jack on this phone. Its stereo speakers are further updated and sound 25% louder in comparison to iPhone 7. In the display, the iPhone 8 is similar to iPhone 7 and iPhone 6S. The resolution is same (1334 * 750). The only major change seen on the iPhone 8’s screen is the True-Tone technology of Apple. This technology alters the color temperature and reduces the harsh blue tones when present in a dimly lit room.   


The processing speed of the iPhone 8 is incredibly fast due to its all-new A11 Bionic Chips. Again, iPhone 8 CPU is six-core. In iPhone 8, Apple has used its homegrown GPU for the first time, which increases performance by 30 percent. iPhone 8 iOS is iOS 11.  


iPhone 8 camera is similar to iPhone 7 camera in all respects. It has a 12 MP rear camera and 7 MP of front camera. It comes with OIS (Optical Image Stabilization) capabilities. The changes can be seen on the video shooting front. iPhone 8 shoots 4K video from 60 fps to 240 fps. Slo-mo videos can be captured very effectively on iPhone 8. As the camera remains always-on HDR, it retains the natural colors really well. The downside is that, Apple’s new portrait mode is not supported by iPhone 8.


In comparison to iPhone 7, iPhone 8’s battery lasts 2 hours longer. Its battery is powerful but weighs less about 1,821mAh.  As this phone supports wireless charging, it is easy to charge and follows the Qi wireless charging standards. This standard enables a device to be charged with most third-party chargers. It charges 50 % in about 30 minutes.


It is an excellent phone to work with. Wireless charging capability, A11 Bionic Chip, and homegrown GPU are its exceptional features which make it stand out of the herd. Its large bezels are also to be noted as an addition to its modern design.


Some important features of the iPhone 8 mobile:


  1. Amazing and fast performance.
  2. Wireless charging capability.
  3. A11 Bionic Chip for fast processing.
  4. It has got an all-new glass design.
  5. In comparison to iPhone 7, iPhone 8’s battery lasts 2 hours longer.
  6. Equipped with True-Tone technology of Apple.
  7. Support for wireless charging for the first time.
  8. It has a 12 MP rear camera and 7 MP of front camera.
  9. The device is packed with OIS (Optical Image Stabilization) capabilities.
  10. Its price varies between Rs.59,000 to 73,599 owing to its different version.
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