SpecificationsVideoReviewQ&ACompare

Apple iPhone 8 Plus Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Apple iPhone 8 Plus Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
Apple iPhone 8 Plus pictures Apple iPhone 8 Plus pictures Apple iPhone 8 Plus pictures Apple iPhone 8 Plus pictures Apple iPhone 8 Plus pictures

Apple iPhone 8 Plus Top Specs

  • Release Date: 2017, September
  • Dimensions: 158.4 x 78.1 x 7.5 mm
  • Weight: 202 g
  • Screen: 5.5", LED-backlit IPS LCD
  • Main Camera: Dual, 12 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Single, 7 MP
  • Memory: 64/256 GB, 3 GB RAM
  • CPU:
  • Battery: 2691 mAh
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer

For a full detailed phone specs keep reading the table with technical specifications, check video review, read opinions and compare with other models.

Compare with another smartphone

Technical specifications

General specs
Brand and model Apple iPhone 8 Plus
Release date 2017, September
Dimensions (HxWxD) 158.4 Х 78.1 Х 7.5 mm
Weight 202 g
Body build Front/back glass, aluminum frame
Colors Gold, Space Gray, Silver, Red
Battery 2691 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Battery life
Talking time- Up to 21 h (3G)
Music play - Up to 60 h
Approximate price770 EUR
Screen
Technology LED-backlit IPS LCD
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M
Screen size 5.5" inc
Screen area 83.4 cm2
Screen format 16:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio67.4%
Screen resolution 1080 x 1920 px
PPI /points per inch/ 401 PPI
Screen protection Ion-strengthened glass, oleophobic coating
Other - Wide color gamut
-3D Touch display & home button
-True-tone
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 12 MP, Dual
Camera specs
-12 MP, f/1.8, 28mm (wide), OIS, PDAF
-12 MP, f/2.8, 57mm (telephoto), 2x optical zoom, PDAF
Functions Quad-LED dual-tone flash, HDR
Video 2160p@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps
DxOMark Main Score94
DxOMark Photo96
DxOMark Video89
Front camera, selfie 7 MP, Single
Specifications 7 MP, f/2.2, 32mm (standard)
Functions Face detection, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
Performance
Operating system OS iOS 11, upgradable to iOS 12.1.3
Chipset - Apple A11 Bionic (10 nm)
Processor CPU
- Hexa-core (2x Monsoon + 4x Mistral)
Graphics processor GPU - Apple GPU (three-core graphics)
External memory No
Internal memory 64/256 GB, 3 GB RAM
Antutu 8 score302943
Antutu 7 score232145
GeekBench 5 Single Core917
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core1993
GeekBench 4 Single Core4224
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core10193
GeekBench 4 Battery2842
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Nano-SIM
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat12 600/150 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
GPRS Yes
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS
NFC Yes
USB 2.0, proprietary reversible connector
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
Harmful irradiation
SAR - 1.19 W/kg (head)     1.19 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU - 0.99 W/kg (head)     0.99 W/kg (body)    
Music and Audio
Radio No
Headphone jack No
Others
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
- Sensors - Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
- Fast battery charging: 50% in 30 min
-Qi wireless charging
-Siri natural language commands and dictation
- IP67 dust/water resistant (up to 1m for 30 mins)
-Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)
- Versions: A1864 (USA, Hong Kong, Australia, New Zealand, China) A1897 (EMEA, UAE, LATAM, Canada, USA AT&T/T-Mobile, Singapore); A1898 (Japan)

Apple iPhone 8 Plus Video review - click to play


Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Apple iPhone 8 Plus was around 770 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2017, September.
The weight of the Apple iPhone 8 Plus is 202 g.
The screen size of the Apple iPhone 8 Plus is 5.5" inches.
The size of the Apple iPhone 8 Plus is 158.4 x 78.1 x 7.5 mm (HxWxD).
No, it does not support 5G
Yes, it supports fast charging.
Yes, it supports wireless charging.
Yes, it supports Google gmail, youtube, etc.
There is Dual main camera and Single selfi camera.
To turn on the phone, press and hold the power key until the logo appears on the screen, then release the key. If the phone does not turn on after a few seconds, connect the charger and try again in a minute.
To turn off the phone, press and hold the power key until the power icon appears, then drag it to the right.
To restart the phone, quickly press and release the volume up key, then the volume down key, and finally press and hold the power key until the logo appears on the screen, then release it. This may take up to 30 seconds.
To take a screenshot, press and release the volume up button and the power button at the same time. A thumbnail of the screenshot will appear immediately after that.
Comparisons Comments Share on Share on Error report

Check out these similar smartphones too:


Apple iPhone 8 Plus - comments and opinions

Do Not Enter