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Apple iPhone 8 Plus

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Posted: 12 Sep 2017
Market Status: Released US carrier availability: Available - Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Virgin Mobile, Boost Mobile

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Design
Device typeSmart phone  
OSiOS (11.x)  
Dimensions6.24 x 3.07 x 0.30 inches (158.4 x 78.1 x 7.5 mm)  
Weight7.13 oz (202 g)
the average is 5.5 oz (157 g)
  
MaterialsMain body: Glass; Accents: Aluminum  
FeaturesFingerprint (touch)  
RuggedWater, Dust resistant  
IP certified

IP certified - The IP code indicates the degree of protection against dust and water. The first number represents dust protection, while the second represents water protection. In IP67, for example, 6 means a completely dust-tight device, while 7 means the device can stay immersed in up to 1 meter of water for up to 30 minutes. In IP68, a higher level of water protection is expected, but exact numbers aren't specified: both depth and continuance are specified by the manufacturer on per device basis.

IP 67  
ColorsGold, Gray, Silver  
Display
Physical size5.5 inches  
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels  
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

401 ppi  
Technology

Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

IPS LCD  
Screen-to-body ratio

Screen-to-body ratio - Shows what part of the frontal area of a phone its screen occupies.

67.47 %  
Peak brightness625 cd/m2 (nit)  
FeaturesOleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor  
Camera
Camera12 megapixels  
FlashQuad LED  
Aperture size

Aperture size - The aperture of a camera is the opening through which light travels before it reaches the camera sensor. The smaller the number is, the bigger this opening is, allowing for more light to pass.

F1.8  
Pixel size

Pixel size - The size of an individual pixel on a camera's sensor. The bigger, the better.

1.22 μm  
Optical zoom2.0 x  
Hardware FeaturesDual-camera (12-megapixel, F2.8 aperture), Sapphire crystal lens cover, Optical image stabilization, Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)  
Software FeaturesRAW image capture, Touch to focus, Face detection, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging  
SettingsExposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets  
Shooting ModesBurst mode, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama (up to 63 megapixels)  
Camcorder3840x2160 (4K) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (1080p HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (720p HD) (30 fps)  
FeaturesOptical image stabilization, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, Video calling, Video sharing  
Front-facing camera7 megapixels  
FeaturesHigh Dynamic Range mode (HDR)  
Hardware
System chip

System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.

Apple A11 Bionic APL1W72  
Processor

Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

Hexa-core, 64-bit, 10 nm  
Graphics processor

Graphics processor - The graphics processor is important for the smooth operation of the system and especially in games and other applications that may involve complex graphics and animations.

Yes  
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

3 GB RAM  
Built-in storage

Built-in storage - Bigger storage capacity allows you to keep more content saved onto your device, such as more applications, photos or video. Games and video content typically take up the biggest amount of storage space.

256 GB  
Battery
Capacity

Capacity - The bigger, the better! However, battery capacity is not the only factor that has an effect on battery life. Those include the chipset in use, the software running on the device, as well as the consumer's unique usage pattern.

2691 mAh  
TypeNot user replaceable, Li - Ion  
Wireless chargingBuilt-in (Qi)  
Talk time21.00 hours
the average is 20 h (1201 min)
  
Music playback60.00 hours  
Video playback14.00 hours  
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Multimedia
Screen mirroringWireless screen share  
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, Genre, Playlists  
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback  
SpeakersEarpiece, Stereo speakers  
Additional microphone(s)Yes  
Cellular
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz  
UMTS850, 900, 1700/2100 MHz  
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  
DataLTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s  
Nano SIMYes  
HD VoiceYes  
VoLTEYes  
Phone features
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer  
NotificationsHaptic feedback  
Hearing aid compatibilityM3, T4  
Other featuresVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD  
Connectivity
Bluetooth5.0  
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band  
Mobile hotspotYes  
USBYes  
ConnectorProprietary  
FeaturesMass storage device, USB charging  
Mobile PaymentApple Pay  
Positioning

Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. The most common types are GPS and A-GPS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization.

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning  
NavigationTurn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigation  
OtherNFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync  
Availability
Officially announced12 Sep 2017  
Shopping information
AccessoriesEarPods with Lighting connector, Lightning to 3.5mm headphone jack adapter, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation  
MSRP price$ 949  

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