One of iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus’ most underrated features is the True Tone display. It definitely feels easier on the eyes, and you notice it only when you switch to a device that does not have the feature.
iPhone 8 Release Date, News and Rumors
Apple has confirmed to MacRumors that it is investigating the two reported incidents of iPhone 8 Plus splitting into two likely due to a battery failure.
The mainstream new iPhones are here. And once you’ve done setting up your new iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus, your first order of business should be installing apps. And we’ve got the list of the best iPhone apps for your brand new iPhone. Everything for the essential social media apps to utilities and productivity apps that are unique to iOS.
Apple today released a 38-second ad video on YouTube highlighting the new Portrait Lighting mode on the iPhone 8 Plus. The new mode is among the key new improvements Apple has made to the camera of the iPhone 8 Plus over the iPhone 7 Plus.
The iPhone 8 Plus officially went on sale last weekend. Hot on the heels of its arrival, a couple of users are claiming to be getting defective units of the handset. One user in Taiwan claimed that the phone split open across the edges while charging. The user clarifies that the original Lightning cable and charging adapter were being used at the time. The corresponding images indicate that the battery had swollen up resulting in the frame splitting open.
Apple unveiled iPhone X, iPhone 8 and the iPhone 8 Plus earlier this month at an event held at the Steve Jobs Theatre. Like the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus before it, all the three new iPhones unveiled by Apple today are dust and water-resistant.
KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo says that poor opening weekend sales of iPhone 8 are “overdone,” with the market being excessively negative surrounding the handsets. He says that first weekend sales of the iPhone 8 were stable and that he believes there is going to be a 50:50 split in orders between the iPhone 8 and iPhone X.
Soon after the launch of the iPhone 8, some owners took to forums to express their dismay that their smartphone had a crackling earpiece when talking on the phone.
The Samsung Galaxy S8 and iPhone 8 are both dust and water-resistant. The Galaxy S8 has a better IP certification than the iPhone 8 but then how do both these devices perform in a water test?
As per research firm IHS Markit, the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are slightly more expensive to produce for Apple when compared to their predecessor. The estimated component cost of 64GB iPhone 8 comes to around $247.51, an increase of almost $10 from the iPhone 7.