Apple iPhone 8 Plus: specs, release date, camera, screen, size, reviews

Added 09.13.17 | Updated 12.07.21

Apple iPhone 8 Plus

  • Rating: 4.46 out of 5 (78 votes)
  • Release Date:  September 04, 2024
  • Price: 770 EUR
  • Processor: Hexa-core (2x Monsoon + 4x Mistral)
  • Storage and memory: 64/256 GB
  • Screen: LED-backlit IPS LCD 5.5 inc
  • Main Camera:  Dual, 12MP
  • Selfie Camera:  Single, 7MP
  • Related ModelsApple iPhone 8 |

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Apple iPhone 8 Plus specs

Common | Price | Design | Screen | Hardware | Memory | Software | Main Camera | Selfie camera | Cellular | Connectivity | Battery | Audio | Sensors | Performance Benchmark

Apple iPhone 8 Plus Release dateCommon

Brand and model

Apple iPhone 8 Plus

Other names

Versions: A1864 (USA, Hong Kong, Australia, New Zealand, China) A1897 (EMEA, UAE, LATAM, Canada, USA AT&T/T-Mobile, Singapore); A1898 (Japan)

Launch date

04 September 2024

Apple iPhone 8 Plus PricePrice

First price

770 EUR

Apple iPhone 8 Plus dimension, size, weightDesign


6.24 inc (158.4 mm)


3.07 inc ( 78.1 mm)


0.3 inc ( 7.5 mm)


7.13 oz (202 grams)

Build materials

Front/back glass, aluminum frame

Water resistant

IP67 dust/water resistant (up to 1m for 30 mins) Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)


Gold, Space Gray, Silver, Red

Apple iPhone 8 Plus screenScreen

Technology LED-backlit IPS LCD

5.5 inc

Screen Area

83.4 cm2


1080 x 1920 px

Points per inch

401 PPI

Color Depth


Ratio (height:width)


Ratio (screen:body)


Screen Protection

Ion-strengthened glass, oleophobic coating

Additional Features

-Wide color gamut
-3D Touch display & home button

Apple iPhone 8 Plus ProcessorHardware


Apple A11 Bionic (10 nm)

Processor CPU

- Hexa-core (2x Monsoon + 4x Mistral)

Graphics processor GPU

- Apple GPU (three-core graphics)

Apple iPhone 8 Plus Memory and storageMemory

Internal Memory

64/256 GB, 3 GB RAM

Memory Card Slot


Apple iPhone 8 Plus SoftwareSoftware

Operating System (OS)

iOS 11, upgradable to iOS 12.1.3

User Interface

Apple iPhone 8 Plus main camera specsMain Camera

Number of Cameras



-12 MP, f/1.8, 28mm (wide), OIS, PDAF
-12 MP, f/2.8, 57mm (telephoto), 2x optical zoom, PDAF


Quad-LED dual-tone flash, HDR

Video Recording 2160p@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps
DxOMark Rating94 (Position 225 out of 292)
DxOMark Photos96
DxOMark Video89

Apple iPhone 8 Plus selfie camera specsSelfie camera

Number of Cameras



-7 MP, f/2.2, 32mm (standard)


Face detection, HDR

Video Recording 1080p@30fps

Apple iPhone 8 Plus Cellular BandsCellular

Bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
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SIM Card Nano-SIM
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat12 600/150 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
SAR EU 0.99 W/kg (head)     0.99 W/kg (body)    
SAR 1.19 W/kg (head)     1.19 W/kg (body)    

Apple iPhone 8 Plus wifi bluetooth gps nfcConnectivity

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
USB 2.0, proprietary reversible connector

Apple iPhone 8 Plus Battery type and CapacityBattery


2691 mAh


 Non-removable Li-Ion


Video playback - Up to 21 h (3G)
Audio playback - Up to 60 h


-Fast battery charging: 50% in 30 min
-Qi wireless charging

Apple iPhone 8 Plus sound and multimediaAudio

Headphone Jack No
Radio No
Others -Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
-stereo speakers


Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer

Other specifications


-Siri natural language commands and dictation

Performance Benchmark

Apple iPhone 8 Plus antutu score Antutu Score

Antutu 10 Total378011 (Position 228 out of 255)
Antutu 10 CPU118857 (Position 160 out of 178)
Antutu 10 GPU118036 (Position 125 out of 178)
Antutu 10 Mem60136 (Position 171 out of 178)
Antutu 10 UX80983 (Position 162 out of 178)
Antutu 8 Score302943 (Position 325 out of 1145)
Antutu 7 Score232145 (Position 61 out of 2128)

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Apple iPhone 8 Plus geekbench ScoreGeekbench Score

GeekBench 6 Single Core1050 (Position 129 out of 562)
GeekBench 6 Multi Core2162 (Position 210 out of 561)
GeekBench 6 Metal5298 (Position 23 out of 30)
GeekBench 5 Single Core917 (Position 288 out of 1887)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core1993 (Position 586 out of 1876)
GeekBench 4 Single Core4224 (Position 17 out of 1025)
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core10193 (Position 28 out of 1023)
GeekBench 4 Battery2842

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Disclaimer: This information is based on public data and official specifications from Apple. However, there may be differences in specifications.

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Apple iPhone 8 Plus Reviews and Opinions

Rate this smartphone
4.46 / 5


2021-11-05 15:14:02

Great phone, I still have it, it still works great, it still accepts the latest IOS updates and IOS betas. Best iPhone I had so far. Once the iPhone 14 arrives, I will let my iPhone 8 plus rest. Best vibes to everyone, a happy iPhone user since 2009 North Bergen, NJ [email protected]

Frequently Asked Questions

The price of the Apple iPhone 8 Plus varies based on the specific model and storage capacity. As of the latest update, the base model starts at 770 EUR. Prices increase for models with larger storage capacity and additional features.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus mobile was launched on September 04, 2024 in these colors: Gold, Space Gray, Silver, Red.
The Apple iPhone 8 Plus has dimensions of Height: 158.4 mm Width: 78.1 mm Thickness: 7.5 mm and weighs approximately 202 grams.
When measured as a standard rectangular shape, the screen is 5.5 inches diagonally offering a resolution of 1080 x 1920 px at a pixel density of 401 ppi.
Device comes with chipset Apple A11 Bionic (10 nm) with processor Hexa-core (2x Monsoon + 4x Mistral). Apple iPhone 8 Plus is available with internal memory of 64/256 GB, 3 GB RAM.
The device have a Dual rear camera setup with specs of 12 MP, f/1.8, 28mm (wide), OIS, PDAF 12 MP, f/2.8, 57mm (telephoto), 2x optical zoom, PDAF and features like Quad-LED dual-tone flash, HDR
The device comes with Single front camera setup with specs of 7 MP, f/2.2, 32mm (standard) and features like Face detection, HDR