iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus: Price, Specifications and much more
Finally, Apple has unveiled the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus alongside the iPhone X(the Apple Flagship) at the Steve Jobs theater on Tuesday. The successors to the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus comes with several new upgrades to check upon. The smartphones have a glass back and come in only two storage options which are 64GB and 256GB. The company also unveiled the Apple Watch Series 3 and Apple TV 4K.
The iPhone 8 in US costs $699 for the 64GB variant and the 256GB variant costs $849, while the iPhone 8 Plus has a starting price tag of $799 and goes till $949. The price of iPhone 8 in India for 64GB variant is Rs.64000 and for 256GB variant is Rs.77000 while the iPhone 8 Plus will cost Rs.73000 and Rs.86000 for 64GB and 256GB variants respectively.
SPECIFICATIONS AND FEATURES:
The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus have several upgrades over its predecessors. There are new colour options which are Silver, Space Grey and Gold Finish. Better display is there, 25 percent louder speaker than the predecessor. Moreover, both the smartphones have glass front and back.
Both the smartphones also include Qi wireless charging options which means u don’t need to plug in the cable for charging the smartphone. The new iPhones have power driven by A11 Bionic SoC six-core processors and better GPU with 30% more efficiency than the predecessors. The new chipset and GPU helps in easy the multitasking and encoding videos at faster rate.
The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus also have better and improved camera which provides better details and much more. The iPhone 8 has a 12-megapixel camera while the iPhone 8 Plus has dual 12-megapixel camera setup. Both the smartphones can now shoot 1080p videos at 240 frames per second.