Apple today in an event in Steve Jobs Theater launched iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X the 10th edition of iPhone which revises the 10 years of iPhone glory.Apple also added a new device in the wearable segment the Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE connectivity.
iPhone 8 and 8 Plus
After many Leaks and rumours finally, Apple unveiled curtain over the eight edition of iPhone. Many of the speculated rumoured to be named it as iPhone 7s and 7s Plus. Both the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus is a standard upgraded version of the previous generation of iPhone.
Both the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus packs a Retina HD Display with 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch respectively with True Tone Colours. The new iPhones have the glass at the back and company claims it to be most durable glass ever in a smartphone.
The design is not seems revamped and looks identical to the previous generation. Apple has added the most awaited feature of Wireless Charging in iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, which supports QI wireless charging and that support to fast charging which could charge the device from 0% to 50% in 30 minutes.
The new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus comes with A11 Bionic Chip with six-core CPU that has two performance cores which are 25% faster and four efficiency core that are 70% faster than the three-core. The GPU in A11 offers 30% more graphics performance compared to A10 chip.
Camera segment of iPhone 8 is improved with a 12MP camera at the rear and iPhone 8 Plus has dual lens camera with the 12MP+12MP camera with Quad-LED True Tone flash for both the devices.
PRICING AND AVAILABILITY
The iPhone 8 will start at $699 while the iPhone 8 Plus starts at $799 at storage of 64GB. The upgraded storage version of 128GB is also available.The pre-orders will start from September 15th and sales of the devices will be commenced from September 22nd. The colour option includes Gold, Silver and Black.