76points

Apple iPhone 7

73points

Apple iPhone 8

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Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8
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102 facts in comparison

Apple iPhone 7 vs Apple iPhone 8

Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8
76
points
73
points

Why is Apple iPhone 7 better than Apple iPhone 8?

  • 10g lighter
    138gvs148g
  • 0.2mm thinner
    7.1mmvs7.3mm
  • 0.2mm narrower
    67.1mmvs67.3mm
  • 0.1mm shorter
    138.3mmvs138.4mm

Why is Apple iPhone 8 better than Apple iPhone 7?

  • 14.74% faster CPU speed
    2 x 2.53GHz & 4 x 1.42GHzvs4 x 2.34GHz
  • 33.33% faster downloads
    600MBits/svs450MBits/s
  • Wireless charging
  • 0.8 newer Bluetooth version
    5vs4.2
  • 2nm smaller semiconductor size
    14nmvs16nm
  • 3x faster uploads
    150MBits/svs50MBits/s
  • 2x greater zoom range
    2xvs0x
  • 60 more emojis available
    1956vs1896

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

2.Weather sealed
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

3.weight

138g

148g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

7.1mm

7.3mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

67.1mm

67.3mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

138.3mm

138.4mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

750 x 1334px

750 x 1334px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

326ppi

326ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

4.screen size

4.7"

4.7"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

6.has an IPS screen
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

2.Has integrated graphics
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

3.Has out-of-order execution
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

4.Has AES
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

6.RAM

2GB

2GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

3.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

4.front camera megapixels

7MP

7MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.widest aperture

f/1.8

f/1.8

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

Vivo NEX 2

1.3 & 1.8 & 1.8f

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

For example

Huawei Mate 10 Dual SIM

3.number of microphones

3

3

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

Battery

1.battery power

1960mAh

1821mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

3.has a removable battery
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Blu Advance L4

4.has a battery level indicator
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Has sharing intents
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

2.Has USB Type-C
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

For example

Huawei Mate 10 Dual SIM

3.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

4. more emojis available

1896 (iOS 10)

1956 (iOS 11)

Best

Apple iPhone XS Max 64GB

1956

5.download speed

450MBits/s

600MBits/s

Best

Huawei Honor Magic 2

1400MBits/s

6.Supports widgets
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.

Miscellaneous

1.Supports instant markup
Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 8

Instant markup allows you to easily add notes to PDFs or screenshots using a stylus.

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