Apple iPhone 8 vs Apple iPod Touch (2019)

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Display

Display size

4.7 inches
4.0 inches

Resolution

750 x 1334 pixels
640 x 1136 pixels

Pixel density

326 ppi
326 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

65.34 %
60.95 %

Peak brightness

625 cd/m2 (nit)
500 cd/m2 (nit)

Features

Pressure-sensitive, Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Oleophobic coating

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Sapphire crystal lens cover, Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 28 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.22 μm
Aperture size: F2.4

Flash

Quad LED
LED

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

Optical image stabilization, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light
Time-lapse video, Digital image stabilization, Video sharing

Front

7 megapixels
1.2 megapixels

Features

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

5.45 x 2.65 x 0.29 inches (138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3 mm)
4.86 x 2.31 x 0.24 inches (123.4 x 58.6 x 6.1 mm)

Weight

5.22 oz (148 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
3.10 oz (88 g)
the average is 20.4 oz (582 g)

Materials

Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum
 

Resistance

Water, Dust
 

IP certified

IP 67
 

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
 

Colors

Gold, Gray, Silver, Red
Gold, Gray, Silver, Pink, Blue, Red

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Apple A11 Bionic APL1W72
Apple A10 Fusion APL1W24

Processor

Hexa-core, 2390 MHz, Monsoon and Mistral, 64-bit, 10 nm
Quad-core, 2340 MHz, Hurricane and Zephyr, 64-bit, 16 nm

GPU

Apple 3-core GPU
PowerVR Series 7XT GT7600 Plus

RAM

2 GB
 

Internal storage

256 GB, not expandable
256 GB

OS

iOS (12.x, 11.x)
iOS (12.x)

Battery

Capacity

1821 mAh
 

Charging

USB Power Delivery, Qi wireless charging
 

Talk time

14.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1379 min)
 

Music playback

40.00 hours
40.00 hours

Video playback

13.00 hours
8.00 hours

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66
 

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38, 39, 40, 41
 

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100 MHz
 

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
 

Data

LTE-A Cat 12/13 (600/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
 

SIM type

Nano SIM
 

HD Voice

Yes
 

VoLTE

Yes
 

Connectivity

Bluetooth

5.0
4.1

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band

USB

Yes
Yes

Connector

Lightning
Lightning

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device

Mobile Payment

Apple Pay
 

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
 

Other

NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
AirDrop

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Notifications

Haptic feedback
 

Hearing aid compatibility

M3, T4
 

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD
 

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
 

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

Lightning
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

Yes
 

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Sep 12, 2017
 

FCC ID value: BCG-E3174A link
 

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

1.09 W/kg
 

Body

1.09 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.59 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

1.09 W/kg
 

Shopping information

In The Box

EarPods with Lighting connector, Lightning to 3.5mm headphone jack adapter, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation
Apple EarPods, Lightning to USB cable, Quick Start Guide

MSRP price

$ 849
$ 399
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