Announced alongside the iPhone X and iPhone 8 , the Apple iPhone 8 plus is its name suggests a plus size variant of the regular iPhone 8 .It is the successor to the iPhone 7 plus announced in 2016 and thus comes with a lot of similarities as well as some worthy upgrades including improved design, camera and performance upgrades .
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The iPhone 8 Plus is more or less the same as the regular iPhone ,but with some subtle differences .
Like the iPhone 8 , the plus size iPhone 8 Plus is one of the first three iPhones to comes with front and back glass designs reinforced with aerospace-grade aluminium bezel.
The iPhone 8 plus comes without the earphone jack , but still maintain the physical Home button which is house to the fingerprint sensor . The iPhone 8 Plus is water and dust proof and comes with top and bottom which Apple claims have deeper bass, and can go 20% louder too than those of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus .
It features same screen size as the old iPhone 7 plus with a 5.5 inches Retina HD with True Tone 1080 x 1920 pixels display and powered by a Hexa core Apple A11 Bionic processor along with 3GB RAM .
The iPhone 8 Plus is available in two different storage variants : either 64GB or 256GB of storage onboard and will boot Apple’s latest iOS 11 software out of the box .
While the regular iPhone 8 feature a single rear camera , the iPhone 8 Plus comes with a dual 12MP rear camera , one with a wide-angle sensor , f/1.8 aperture and a telephoto sensor with f/2.8. aperture .
Apple iPhone 8 Plus specifications
- 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) IPS 401ppi display, 1300:1 contrast ratio, 625 cd/m2 max brightness, 3D Touch
- Six-core A11 Bionic 64-bit processor with three-core GPU, M11 motion co-processor
- 64GB and 256GB storage options
- iOS 11
- Water and dust resistant (IP67)
- 12MP wide-angle (f/1.8) and telephoto (f/2.8) cameras, OIS, Optical zoom at 2x; digital zoom up to 10x, Six‑element lens, Quad-LED True Tone flash, 4K video recording at 60 fps, Slo‑mo 1080p at 240 fps
- 7MP front camera with f/2.2 aperture, 1080p video recording,Retina Flash
- TouchID Fingerprint sensor, Stereo speakers
- Dimensions: 158.4x 78.1×7.5 mm; Weight: 202grams
- 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac with MIMO, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC with reader mode, GPS with GLONASS
- Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery with Qi wireless charging, fast charging, up to 13 hours internet use, up to 21 hours talk time
iPhone 8 Plus Price & Availability
The iPhone 8 Plus is available in Gold, Silver and Space Gray color options and priced at US$849 for the 64GB version and US$849 for the 256GB version .
The iPhone 8 Plus price when available in Nigeria will range from N320,000 – N380,000 depending on the required storage variant and where you are buying from .