Hidden iPhone 8 Plus features and toggles that you should know about


So, the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are out and with them came iOS 11 — Apple's latest rehash of its mobile operating system. And we've got quite a lot of new things — a reworked Control Center, a screen recording feature, and tons of smaller tweaks.

If you've been an iPhone user for a while, you probably know your way around the device. But still, there may be some small tidbits here and there that you missed or forgot about. So, without further ado, let's take a look at all the little-known secrets that Apple's current most-powerful iPhone — the iPhone 8 Plus — has in store!

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iPhone 8 Plus
  • Display 5.5" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 12 MP / 7 MP front
  • Processor Apple A11 Bionic, Hexa-core, 2390 MHz
  • Storage 256 GB
  • Battery 2691 mAh(21h 3G talk time)

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11 Comments

1. submar

Posts: 713; Member since: Sep 19, 2014

Some of them are useful but change camera settings in settings app is quite dumb tbh.

3. sgodsell

Posts: 7363; Member since: Mar 16, 2013

PhoneArena are you going to talk about how Apple has cut iPhone 8 manufacturing by 50% right now? I guess 4 iterations of close to the same old thing doesn't help.

5. Plasticsh1t

Posts: 3106; Member since: Sep 01, 2014

You got your news. Why are you waiting for PhoneArena to do it for you? You should be happy by now.

7. DeusExCellula

Posts: 1390; Member since: Oct 05, 2014

yare yare

8. MarvzIsFallen

Posts: 646; Member since: Aug 11, 2017

Maybe because im waiting for iphone X as replacement for my 7+. As an iphone fan, i wanted the greatest iphone every year. I don’t care about the price cause i have a stable job and i’ll be selling my 7+ too.

2. Tipus

Posts: 868; Member since: Sep 30, 2016

Best hidden feature is ability to split :)))

4. darkkjedii

Posts: 31032; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

8 features are sorely needed on these new iPhones. I just dont see why Apple won't include them. SMDH...

6. jove39

Posts: 2146; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

Some of those are iOS 11 features not iPhone 8 specific.

9. trojan_horse

Posts: 5868; Member since: May 06, 2016

That's by assuming those features will make it into older iPhones.

10. Xilam unregistered

A couple of those aren’t new - I was able to remove notification badges since forever. And you can always type to do what Siri does just by swiping down on the app screen.

11. Mr.mobile

Posts: 130; Member since: Mar 09, 2017

But whatever people say i still say if they just add amoled display and srink down the bezels and put the 72% body ratio with touch ID at front would be great saleing phone

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