Apple has launched two new smartphones that is iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus at an event in California where the premium iPhone X was launched as well. As a part of the 10th anniversary of the original iPhone these three smartphones were launched. iPhone and iPhone 8 plus is the upgraded version of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus series. Apple has announced that the duos will be available from September 29th in India.
iPhone 8 starts at a price of Rs. 64,000 for 64 GB and Rs. 77,000 for 256 GB. The new series of this smartphone comes in Gold, Silver and Space Gray Colors. Coming to the specifications of iPhone 8 the phone has a 4.7 inches 750 X 1334 pixels display at 326 ppi and is powered by A11 bionic SoC six-core processor. The phone has 3D touch and fingerprint resistant oleophobic coating. It also has 30% more efficient GPUs than the previous year’s models.
For camera the phone has a 12 megapixel auto focus rear camera, f/1.8 aperture with digital zoom up to 5x. For front it has 7 megapixel camera with 1080p HD video recording, f/2.2 aperture, retina flash, face detection, HDR and panorama (up to 63 MP). The camera also has optical image stabilization, six-element lens, sapphire crystal lens cover, hybrid IR filter, body and face detection, noise reduction, timer mode, auto HDR for photos and photo geotagging. The fingerprint sensor is built into the home button while the phone has ios11 operating system.
For connectivity iphone 8 offers Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual band, hotspot, Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, USB 2.0 and stereo speakers. The phone has water and dust resistant features and also support wireless charging with fast charging that charges up to 50% in 30 minutes. It gives you a talk time of 14 hours while for internet usage it is 12 hours and you also get a built in re-chargeable lithium-ion battery. At tape, the phone’s weighs 148 grams and 138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3 mm in dimension. The phone also has some amazing features like Siri that uses your voice to send messages, set alarms, and more.