iPhone 8 is priced from Rs. 64,000; iPhone 8 Plus price starts from Rs. 73,000
Apple has finally uncovered the much awaited iPhone 8 and its upgraded version iPhone 8 Plus as well. Both the smartphones are ready to hit the Indian market on 29th September, clearly an apt timing to lure the buyers to invest in such a premium smartphone. Yes, these two phones are certainly going to pinch your pocket as the iPhone 8 is priced from Rs. 64,000 and its beefier version iPhone 8 Plus comes priced from Rs. 73,000.
The Apple iPhone 8 is available in two different storage variants. The 64GB model is priced at Rs. 64,000 and the 256GB variant will be available at Rs. 77,000. The iPhone 8 Plus will be available in 64GB and 256GB variants as well and they will be priced at Rs. 73,000 and Rs. 86,000 respectively. Interestingly, India gets the two devices much faster after their global launch compared to the previous iPhones.
The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus arrives retaining the signature design language of Apple that has been visible in their predecessors. Both the smartphones come powered by A11 Bionic SoC six-core processors and improved GPU as well that delivers 30% more efficient performance than the previous models. Apple says that the new SoC and the GPU are well capable of performing multitasking and complex tasks at much faster pace.
The iPhone 8 features a glass and aluminium design and it will be offered in three different colours, gold, silver and space grey. Disappointingly, there is no mate black colour option in the new iPhone 8 series. One interestingly design change is the new glass design and other key features include support for Qi wireless inductive charging, improved display, 25% louder speakers
Apart from that, the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus come with improved cameras offering better detail and texture in the photos. The iPhone 8 employs a 12-megapixel camera, while its upgraded sibling gets twin 12-megapixel sensors at back. Both these phones are capable of shooting 1080p videos at 240 fps.
Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus Specification:
|Apple iPhone 8||Apple iPhone 8 Plus|
|Display – 4.7-inch Retinal HD (750 x 1334)||5.5-inch Retinal HD (1080 x 1920)|
|Processor – A11 Bionic Hexacore||A11 Bionic Hexacore|
|Storage – 64GB / 256GB||64GB / 256GB|
|RAM – 2GB||2GB|
|Battery – Non-removable Li-Ion||Non-removable Li-Ion|
|Front Camera – 7-megapixel||7-megapixel|
|Rear Camera – 12-megapixel||12-megapixel + 12-megapixel|
|OS – Apple iOS 11||Apple iOS 11|