iPhone 8 Plus preview – 5.5“ screen, 3 GB RAM and 12MP dual main camera

After we took a look at the latest flagship of the American “apple”, today it is time to go through the major specifications of its bigger sibling – iPhone 8 Plus. If you are interested, you can check the model over HERE.

5.5– inch screen and iOS 11

As you can guess, iPhone 8 Plus comes with a significantly bigger screen compared to the standard version – here it is 5.5 inches and sports an IPS panel and Full HD resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels). This will provide you with image detail of around 401 ppi, while the aspect ratio is 16:9. In addition, the oleophobic coating protects the display from oily fingerprints.

The battery has a capacity of 2691 mAh which will provide you with up to 21 hours of talk time. The flagship weighs 202 grams, while the present operating system is iOS 11. As far as connectivity options are concerned, you get Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS.

3 GB RAM and 12 MP dual camera

In the same fashion as its smaller sibling, the iPhone 8 Plus hardware is based on the same chip – namely Apple A11 Bionic mobile processor. It is 6-core – it has two high-performance Monsoon cores and four energy-efficient Mistral cores. The Apple GPU takes care of the graphics performance. In addition, this time you get 3 GB of RAM and you can choose a model with either 64 GB or 256 GB internal storage.

And finally, we will take a look at the most important specifications of the camera. In iPhone 8 Plus it is dual – one 12MP sensor with f/1.8 aperture and another 12 MP one with f/2.8 aperture. Moreover, the specs sheet is complemented by autofocus, 2x optical zoom and LED flash. In addition, you can record simultaneously 4K video and 8MP images. The main camera is 7 MP and has f/2.2 aperture. You can record up to 1080p videos.

Specs sheet

OS iOS 11
CPU Apple A11 Bionic (2-core, Monsoon & 4-core, Mistral)
Internal storage 64 GB / 256 GB
Display 5.5-inch IPS LCD capacitive multitouch screen with oleophobic coating and 1920 x 1080 resolution
Connectivity Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS
Cameras 12MP OIS, LED flash (rear), 7MP (front)
  • Nano-SIM card slot
  • Lightning connector
  • loudspeaker
  • camera with geo-tagging, simultaneous recording of 4K video and 8MP images, touch focus, face detection, HDR (image / panorama)
  • fingerprint sensor
  • accelerometer
  • IP67 certified
Battery 2691 mAh
Dimensions 78.1 x 158.4 x 7.5 mm
Weight 202 grams

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