Apple iPhone 8 Plus VS iPhone X, which is the best one to buy? These two great smartphones are very powerful devices from Apple. These devices both have a large screen display, a great camera and many more interesting features. However, are you confused on which to buy among these two? Which is better out of these two? Please find out in our comparison.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus Vs Apple iPhone X: Design
The 8 Plus has an Aluminum Alloy and glass body, this glass slightly curves at the edges and blends into the familiar 7000-series aluminium rim. The phone has a Touch ID. While the iPhone X is built with Stainless Steel frame. The front and rear of this device is made of glass. This phone does not have bottom bezels so as a result there is no room for the Home button. This smartphone depends sorely on the facial recognition feature and it does not have the Touch ID/ fingerprint scanner feature. The 8 Plus weighs 202g, while the X weighs less at 174g.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus Vs iPhone X: Display
The 8 Plus sports a 5.5-inch FHD IPS LCD LED-backlit capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, the screen has a pixel per inch density of 401. While, the X sports a bigger 5.8-inch Super Retina OLED capacitive touchscreen with 2346 x 1125 Pixels in resolution and 458ppi.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus Vs iPhone X: Software and Hardware
The 8 Plus houses a Apple A11 Bionic chipset with an Hexa-core processor clocking speed of up to 2.39GHz. The smartphone has 3GB RAM and 64GB/256GB storage space.
While the X houses the Apple A11 Bionic chipset with Hexa-core processor clocking at 2.39GHz. In the RAM department, the X has 3GB and 64GB/256GB storage space.
For the Software, the 8 Plus runs on the iOS 11 operating system. While the X runs on the iOS 11 operating system.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus Vs iPhone X: Camera
The 8 Plus has a rear camera setup of 12MP + 12MP and a front/Selfie camera of 7 megapixels. While the X has a dual rear camera set up of 12MP + 12MP with a great front camera of 7MP with f/2.2 aperture.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus Vs iPhone X: Battery
Powering the 8 Plus is a 3430mah Non-removeable Li-Po battery with fast battery charging. While the X is powered by a 2716mah Non-removable Li-lon battery with fast charging.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus Vs iPhone X : Verdict
They are both nice smartphones with amazing specs and features, But I think the iPhone X is a bit better than the iPhone 8 Plus as it iterate on all the latest features you can find on an iPhone.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus Vs iPhone X Specs Comparison
|Model||Apple iPhone 8 Plus||Apple iPhone X|
|Announced||September, 2017||September, 2017|
|Released||November, 2017||November, 2017|
|Status||Available on Shopping stores||Available on Shopping stores|
|2G Network||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz|
|3G Network||WCDMA: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100||WCDMA: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100|
|4G Network|| LTE band 1, 2, 3,
4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20,
25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66, TDD-LTE:
Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41
| LTE band 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8,12,13, 17, 18, 19,20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66,TD-LTE: Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41 LTE:1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900),
12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800),
19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 34(2000), 38(2600),39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100)
|SIM Count||Single SIM||Single SIM|
|Type||Aluminum alloy + Glass||Stainless Steel Frame + Glass|
|Dimensions||158.4 x 78.1 x 7.5 mm||143.6 x 70.9 x 7.7 mm|
|Colours||Gold, Silver, Space Grey||Silver, Space Grey|
|Display Type||FHD IPS LCD LED-backlit capacitive touchscreen||Super Retina OLED capacitive touchscreen|
|Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels||2346 x 1125 pixels|
|Colors||16M colors||16M colors|
|Touch Screen Model||Capacitive||Capacitive|
|Features||Multi-touch, Scratch Resistant, oleophobic coating||Multi-touch, Scratch Resistant oleophobic coating, HDR display|
|12MP + 12MP||12MP + 12MP|
|2160p@60fps, 1080p@240fps, 720p@240fps||2160p@60fps, 1080p@120fps, 720p@240fps|
White balance settings
White balance settings
|Yes, Quad-LED||Yes, Quad-LED|
|f/1.8 + f/2.8||f/1.8 + f/2.8|
|–||1.4µm + 1.0µm|
|22mm + 56mm||28mm + 56mm|
|iOS 11||iOS 11|
|Apple A11 Bionic||Apple A11 Bionic|
|CPU||Hexa-core 2.39GHz||Hexa-core 2.39GHz|
|GPU (Graphics)||6-core GPU A11||6-Core GPU A11|
|Card Type||microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC||microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC|
|Controls||Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key||Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key|
|USB Type||Yes, Type-C||Yes, Type-C|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS||Yes, with A-GPS|
|Battery Type||Li-lon Battery||Li-lon Battery|
|Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC||Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC|
|Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player||Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player|
|Vibration, Ringtones||Vibration, Ringtones|
|MP3, WAV||MP3, WAV|
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
Apple iPhone 8 Plus Vs iPhone X Price
|Starting From||$ 699 – $799||$899 – $999|
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