iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus & iPhone X- Features, Price & Availability: Apple has announced its most awaited iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X at the event held on September 12. As we know, this year is Apple is celebrating the tenth anniversary of the iPhone, it is one of the biggest years for the company and thus to make it more exciting and memorable, Apple has organized the special event at Steve Jobs Theater.
With the new iPhone models, the company has also announced the Apple Watch Series 3 and Apple TV 4K. At the event, the topics discussed were including the price and availability of the devices that were announced. At the event, Apple announced its Apple Watch Series 3 which comes with more improved processor along with the new Apple watch bands that will be available.
The Apple TV 4K was also unveiled at the event that will support 4K HDR video. After that, the much-awaited Apple’s iPhone models were unveiled that includes iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X where X stands for ten which have many new features that are included in the iPhone for the very first time by Apple. Here we are providing the details of the iPhone models including features price and availability.
The iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus & iPhone X
The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus comes with some upgradation in features and body design. If we are talking about the look then both the smartphones have front at back glass body which is said by the Apple as “most durable glass” for the smartphone. It also has wireless charging support. The dual camera of these iPhone models is 12 megapixel with fast autofocus ability in low light and it will also offer the high-quality 4K video recording, the dual camera in iPhone 8 Plus also featured with Augmented Reality.
The size of the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus is 4.7 inch and 5.5 inches respectively which is same as of iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. The color option for iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus is space gray, silver and gold. These models are going to have Retinal HD display. The processor also upgraded to A11 which is obviously faster as compared to the older A10 processor that is present in current iPhone models.
Both these iPhones are now available to pre-order from 15th September and shipping will start on 22nd September. The price of iPhone 8 with 64 GB is £699 and 256 GB is available at price £849. The price of iPhone 8 Plus with 64 GB is £799 and 256 are £949.
The iPhone X which is also considering as Apple’s tenth-anniversary edition phone with many new features is also announced ta the event. Many new features are added into this device including the OLED edge-to-edge multi-touch display (82.9% screen to body ration) with the larger screen which is 5.8-inch. The camera quality of the iPhone X is also more improved. It has the A11 Bionic chip with 64-bit architecture. The neural engine is also integrated into the device and embedded M11 motion co-processor is also featured in the device.
The camera is 12 megapixel which is same as of iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. The front-facing TrueDepth camera of 7 megapixels will make the facial recognition feature possible and it will also support the Animoji. It is also offering the 4K video recording and it also supports the HDR. It also comes with no Touch ID replacing by face ID recognition feature. The color option for the iPhone x is limited to space gray and silver.
The iPhone X is costlier than iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus and it will cost $1000 for 256 GB storage while in countries like Russia and Italy its price increase to £1149 ($ 1,600 approx) for the 256 GB storage. However, the availability of the iPhone X will take time and you may have to wait to get this smartphone as you can start pre-order on 27 October and shipping will start from 3 November.