Apple launched their new iPhone 8 and 8 plus smartphones and skips 7s and 7s Plus. For the first time after iPhone 4s, the iPhones will be coming with glass build for wireless charging support. The new iPhones sports Aerospace-grade Aluminium with 7-layer colour process.
Both the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus looks similar to iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, however comes with a glass body. These two new iPhones come in Gold, Silver, and Space Grey colour options. The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus comes with 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch New Retina HD displays respectively. The new displays additionally come with Appleβs True Tone technology that was earlier seen on Apple iPads. With the True Tone technology, the colour temperature of the display can be automatically adjusted based on surroundings.
The new iPhone 8 and 8 plus are backed by 64-bit Apple A11 Bionic six-core CPU coupled with in-house GPU and M11 motion coprocessor. This new CPU consists two high-performance cores, which are 25 percent faster than the A10 cores and four power-efficient cores, which are 70 percent efficient than the A10. The smartphones are additionally equipped with stereo audio system placed on the top and bottom of the device for surround sound output.
In camera division, iPhone 8 has a single 12MP rear camera with OIS and quad LED flash. On the other hand, the iPhone 8 Plus packs dual 12MP rear cameras with f/1.8 aperture, OIS, and quad LED. On the front is a FaceTime HD camera featuring 7MP sensor with f/2.2 aperture, Retina flash, and auto image stabilization. While the iPhone X comes with all-new Face ID, the iPhone 8 and iPhone eight Plus nevertheless sports Touch ID. The iPhone 8 is mentioned to provide 14 hours of talk time and the better iPhone 8 Plus provides up to 21 hours of talk time.
Both of the devices support fast charging and wireless charging, but not at the same time. Just like their predecessor, the iPhone eight and iPhone 8 Plus are water and dust resistant. The new iPhone 8 & iPhone 8 Plus comes with 64GB and 256GB storage choices and the pricing begins from $699 and $799 respectively. The pre-orders for both the iPhones start on September 15th and will go on sale beginning September 22nd.