After a long wait, Apple introduced its new flagship iPhone 8 in the market for its loyal customers. Apple again has kept the design of this device very simple and same as its predecessors and kept the home button a touch button just like iPhone 7 with a fingerprint scanner underneath.
The Apple iPhone 8 comes with a Hexacore processor under the hood combined with a A11 chipset. iPhone 8 comes loaded with iOS 11 that has an amazing optimizing mechanism built in and keeps your phone running butter smooth.
Apple iPhone 8’s 4.7inches display is protected with a Sapphire Crystal Glass with an Oleophobic coating above, that makes the glass shatter proof. RAM of this device is 2GB that is more than enough as Apple’s iOS efficiently handles all the tasks and performs really well when it comes to RAM management.
Apple iPhone 8 comes equipped with a massive 256GB of storage that is way more than enough for an average smartphone user and it is never ending even if you store all of your stuff in your phone without deleting anything.
For more details please have a look at the spec-sheet given below.
Apple iPhone 8 Price and Detailed Specifications
Price: PKR 58,000 – USD $280 – Approx.
Some of the features of iOS 11 are:
- Revamped Control Center
- Updated design elements
- Drag and Drop
- iPad Dock
- Siri improvements
- Peer-to-peer Apple Pay
- Do Not Disturb driving mode
138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3 mm
Single SIM (Nano-SIM)
Silver, Space Gray, Gold
Apple A11 Bionic
LED-backlit IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M Colors, Multitouch
750 x 1334 Pixels (~326 PPI)
Ion-strengthened glass, oleophobic coating
Wide color gamut display, 3D Touch display & home button, True-tone display
64GB/256GB, 2GB RAM
12 MP, Autofocus, OIS, Quad-LED + dual tone flash
f/1.8, 28mm, phase detection, 1/3″ sensor size, Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 8MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR (photo/panorama), Video (2160p@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps)
7 MP, f/2.2, 1080p@30fps, 720p@240fps, face detection, HDR, panorama
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
v5.0 with A2DP, LE
Yes + A-GPS support & Glonass, BDS, GALILEO
2.0, reversible connector
Apple iPhone 8 comes equipped with NFC (Near Field Communication) that is a wireless technology. It works with in a range or 4cm approx. It allows you to share small amount of data between two NFC powered devices if placed within the range.
GPRS, EDGE, 3G (HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps), 4G (LTE-A (4CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 )
Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyro, Proximity
Accelerometer: Used to measure motion or speed.
Compass: Tells the direction you are headed to.
Fingerprint: Used to unlock the device and verify some in-app actions like payments etc.
Gyroscope: Provides additional information about turning and twisting of the device.
Proximity sensor: It detects when the user holds the phone to the ear and turns off the display to avoid accidental touches on the screen and reduce the battery consumption.
Barometer: It assists the GPS and also provides accurate altitude. E.g. floors climbed (to health app)
Lightning to 3.5 mm headphone jack adapter, MP3/WAV/AAX+/AIFF/Apple Lossless player, MP4/H.264 player, Speaker Phone
HTML5 provides an excellent web browsing experience to the user by making the webpages highly responsive, irrespective of the screen size.
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Lightning to 3.5 mm headphone jack adapter incl, IP67 certified – dust and water resistant, Siri natural language commands and dictation, iCloud cloud service, Water resistant up to 1.5 meters and 30 minutes, Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified), Document editor
iPhone 8 Antutu
Total Score: 269611 (v8)
iPhone 8 Geekbench
(Li-ion Non removable), 1821 mAh