iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus Features

Written By Dhvanesh Reviewed By iPhone 5 Min Read

The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus has finally arrived! With all the new design, the new iPhones look really impressive. Besides, they have packed in with more powerful innards. Take a deep look at the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus features to find out, what’s more, they have to offer!

Without any iota of doubt, iPhon

e x features have stolen all the thunder at the media event. But that doesn’t mean that its other two siblings are without any bells and whistles.

iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus Features

iPhone 8/8 Plus Design

iPhone 8 and 8 Plus are covered with glass on front and back. There isn’t much to be impressed on the color front. The couples are available in Silver, space gray, and gold

Some other features of the design include custom aluminum alloy, glass has a seven-layer color process, internal steel, and copper structure. The glass is the most durable ever in a smartphone.

The glass cover might scare a lot of users about its durability and also above protecting it. To your surprise, 8 and 8 Plus are sealed for water and dust resistance.

iPhone 8/8 Plus Display

As always, Apple has pioneered in delivering world-class displays. The new displays are with True Tone that adapts color and temperature to ambient light.


New stereo speakers are 25 percent louder than iPhone 7 and also delivers deeper bass.


Apple finally seems to be joining the power chip league by releasing a new powerful chip, the A11 Bionic. Most powerful chip ever in a smartphone. It has six core 64-bit, two high-performance cores, and four high-efficiency cores. Also, it has second-gen performance controllers, making everything faster.

iPhone 8 and 8 Plus are powered with A11 that has a new image processor, with faster low light autofocus, and new hardware noise reduction.

Also, they will also be powered by new Apple-designed GPU, 30 percent faster than A10.

iPhone 8/8 Plus Camera

The camera is no more an ancillary feature for any phone and especially for the iPhone. There is a special set of users that buy a phone just for the fantastic camera. So far, Apple has never disappointed as long as the camera is concerned. The new iPhones are enriched with the all-new 12mp sensor that provides 83 percent more light, more power efficient.

The regular iPhone 8 will feature OIS, while 8 Plus has dual 12mp sensors, f1.8 and f2.8 on the telephoto.

For people who don’t get into the weeds of CPUs and GPUs and CoreML, this camera is going to be the thing.

The new dual-camera features called “Portrait Lighting”: the dual cameras sense depth and rework the lighting while you compose the shot.

There’s also a new menu to select the lighting effect you want to use. “These aren’t’ filters, this is real time analysis of the light on your subject’s face.”

To explain it in simpler terms, the iPhone 8 series can be said to be the first iPhone really created for augmented reality. Even the CPU, GPU, and the image sensor in the A11 Bionic are all tuned for AR.


The future is wireless. iPhone 8 has LTE Advanced, BT 5.0, and a glass back for wireless charging!

iPhone 8, and iPhone 8 Plus Price and Release date

  • Apple iPhone 8 64GB is priced at $699, while there is also a 256GB version but the price is not yet available
  • The iPhone 8 Plus will cost at $799 for 64GB, and the price is not available as of now for the 256GB version

Pre-orders will begin on September 15th and dispatching will commence from September 22nd. Just to give you guys some more news, the iOS 11 is coming on September 19th.

Your Take?

Though iPhone 8 and 8 Plus may not have come with some eye-catching features, they are definitely more powerful and elegant than their predecessors. What do you think about them? Share your feedback in the comments below.

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The founder of iGeeksBlog, Dhvanesh, is an Apple aficionado, who cannot stand even a slight innuendo about Apple products. He dons the cap of editor-in-chief to make sure that articles match the quality standard before they are published.
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