Apple iPhone 8 is powered by company's custom-designed GPU that results in an up to 30% boost in graphical performance. There is a big push with iPhone 8 and, specifically, iOS 11 is augmented reality (AR), which layers graphical elements over the real world. This makes it a better phone for gaming, editing, video streaming, etc. iPhone 8 also has glass back design that enables wireless charging. The switch to a glass rear is both for design purposes and functionality, but it’s immediately obvious just how much better it feels. Developed in conjunction with Corning, the glass is much grippier than aluminium and adds a notable extra bit of weight
The Apple Iphone 8 was launched on 29th September, 2017. The device features the most durable glass ever in a smartphone, front and back, designed with New space grey, silver and gold finishes. The glass back enables easy wireless charging. A Retina HD display that’s more beautiful than ever, with True Tone, a wide colour gamut and 3D Touch. True Tone technology automatically adjusts the white balance to match the light around you. Introducing A11 Bionic, with four efficiency cores that are up to 70 per cent faster than A10 Fusion, and two performance cores that are up to 25 per cent faster. The new Apple‑designed three‑core GPU is up to 30 per cent faster than A10 Fusion. The IPhone 8 is available in Gold, Silver and Space Grey.
The device comes with a 4.7 inches capacitive touchscreen display with a screen resolution of 750 x 1334 pixels and display type of Retina HD with True Tone. With a wide colour gamut and the best colour accuracy, the screen looks vibrant.
PROCESSOR AND STORAGE
The smartphone makes use of a hexa core Apple A11 Bionic Neural engine, embedded with M11 motion coprocessor, that is coupled with A10 GPU, 2GB RAM and 64GB storage default memory capacity.
For imaging, the smartphone sports a 12 MP Camera with 1080p@30fps , 720p@30fps, Quad-LED True Tone Flash, OIS, 4K Video recording, Continuous Shooting, Portrait. Up front, the smartphone from Apple makes use of a 7 MP Camera selfie camera.The wide‑angle and telephoto lenses on iPhone 8 Plus enable optical zoom, as well as digital zoom of up to 10x for photos and 6x for videos.
The connectivity aspects include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot, v5.0, Yes, Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS and single sim (Nano).
The device packs a non-removable Li-Ion 1821 mah battery, with wireless charging through QI certified chargers.
The smartphone runs Apple iOS 11, out of the box. Experience mind‑blowing AR games and apps on the world’s largest platform for augmented reality.
The sensors include Touch ID fingerprint sensor, Barometer, Three-axis gyro, Accelerometer, Proximity sensor and Ambient light sensor.
The smartphone features ‘ Siri ‘, a virtual assistant giving an optimal solution to all your queries. The device also comes with Airpower mat, for wireless charging.
The Apple price in India starts from Rs. 56,999 for 2GB and 64GB variant.