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Apple iPhone 8

Apple iPhone 8
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Apple iPhone 8 review: specs and price

Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone 8
73
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Why is Apple iPhone 8 better than the average?

  • CPU speed
    2 x 2.53GHz & 4 x 1.42GHzvs6.4GHz
  • Pixel density
    326ppivs323.82ppi
  • Megapixels
    12MPvs11.72MP
  • Front camera megapixels
    7MPvs5.42MP
  • Internal storage
    256GBvs29.93GB
  • Weight
    148gvs152.22g
  • Thickness
    7.3mmvs8.95mm
  • Download speed
    600MBits/svs163.01MBits/s

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Apple iPhone 8

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

2.Weather sealed
Apple iPhone 8

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

3.thickness

7.3mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

148g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

67.3mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

138.4mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

750 x 1334px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

326ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
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"

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 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 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. PLS (Plane to Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, which has increased brightness and lower production costs.

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
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 8

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
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 8

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.RAM

2GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

6.Has dynamic frequency scaling
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.

Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
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.front camera megapixels

7MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

4.video recording (main camera)

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

5.widest aperture

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 8

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

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
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 8

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

For example

Nokia 130 (2017) Dual SIM

3.number of microphones

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

1821mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
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 battery level indicator
Apple iPhone 8

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

4.has a rechargeable battery
Apple iPhone 8

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Has sharing intents
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 8

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

For example

Samsung Galaxy M20

3.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
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

1956 (iOS 11)

Best

Apple iPhone XS Max 64GB

1956

5.download speed

600MBits/s

Best

Huawei Honor Magic 2

1400MBits/s

6.Supports widgets
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 8

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

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