73points

Apple iPhone 8

80points

Apple iPhone XR

Apple iPhone 8
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134 facts in comparison

Apple iPhone 8 vs Apple iPhone XR

Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone XR
73
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80
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Why is Apple iPhone 8 better than Apple iPhone XR?

  • 46g lighter
    148gvs194g
  • 1mm thinner
    7.3mmvs8.3mm
  • Has a fingerprint scanner
  • 8.4mm narrower
    67.3mmvs75.7mm
  • 12.5mm shorter
    138.4mmvs150.9mm
  • Shoots raw

Why is Apple iPhone XR better than Apple iPhone 8?

  • 1.62x more battery power
    2942mAhvs1821mAh
  • 29.79% bigger screen size
    6.1"vs4.7"
  • 1GB more RAM memory
    3GBvs2GB
  • 48.3% higher resolution
    828 x 1792pxvs750 x 1334px
  • 2x better video recording quality (main camera)
    2160 x 60fpsvs2160 x 30fps
  • 7nm smaller semiconductor size
    7nmvs14nm
  • Has manual focus
  • Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera

Top specs and features

Design

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

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

2.Weather sealed
Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone XR

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

3.thickness

7.3mm

8.3mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

148g

194g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

67.3mm

75.7mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

138.4mm

150.9mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

750 x 1334px

828 x 1792px

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 8
Apple iPhone XR

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"

6.1"

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
Apple iPhone XR

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 AMOLED display
Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone XR

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

For example

Huawei Honor Magic 2

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone XR

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
Apple iPhone XR

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

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

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
Apple iPhone XR

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.RAM

2GB

3GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

6.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone XR

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

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

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

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

7MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

4.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 60fps

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

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
Apple iPhone XR

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

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone XR

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
Apple iPhone XR

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

3

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

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.Has a radio
Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone XR

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

For example

Nokia 130 (2017) Dual SIM

5.Has dedicated media keys
Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone XR

Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

For example

Blu Vivo One Plus (2019)

Battery

1.battery power

1821mAh

2942mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone XR

The device can save battery by using just a black-and-white screen with a few basic icons. This means even with a small amount of battery, you can keep the device running for a long time.

For example

Oppo A7

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

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

For example

Nokia 130 (2017) Dual SIM

4.wireless charging
Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone XR

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

5.Supports fast charging
Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone XR

Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

6.has a battery level indicator
Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone XR

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.Has sharing intents
Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone XR

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
Apple iPhone XR

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
Apple iPhone XR

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)

1956 (iOS 12)

Best

Apple iPhone XS Max 64GB

1956

5.download speed

600MBits/s

600MBits/s

Best

Huawei Honor Magic 2

1400MBits/s

6.Supports widgets
Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone XR

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
Apple iPhone XR

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

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