Apple Iphone 8 Plus (Dash Review), Specification & Price in Nigeria
Introducing an all‑new glass design, the apple iphone 8+ is an upgrade on the most famous features of the iPhone while adding a few new ones, creating the world’s finest and smartest device.
This is an iphone formed in glass, it is the most durable glass ever in a smartphone, both front and back. A colored matched, aerospace-grade aluminum brand. Created with precision, engineered to resist water and dust. The glass back enables easy wireless charging.
Iphone 8 Plus Key Specifications
- 5.5-inch IPS Display, 1080 x 1920 pixels (401 PPI)
- Apple A11 Bionic Chipset with GB RAM
- iOS 11
- Water Resistant & Dust proof
- 64GB, or 256GB Built-in Storage
- Dual 12MP Rear Camera and 7MP Front Camera
- 4G LTE (up to 1024 Mbps download)
- Fingerprint Sensor (Front)
- Fast Charging and Wireless Charging support
Design & Display
The display of the iphone 8+ comes with a Retina HD display 5.5-inch (diagonal) widescreen LCD Multi-Touch display with IPS technology 1920-by-1080-pixel resolution at 401 PPI and a 1300:1 contrast ratio (typical). The iPhone 8 Plus flaunts a premium all-glass design.
It is among the first phones from its American maker offering glass on the rear. This is probably the only thing on the outside that sets it apart from its predecessor. The company claims this glass is the most durable on any phone to date.
Camera & Performance
The iPhone 8 Plus differs from the smaller iPhone 8 by having two cameras on its rear. While the sensors and the lenses stay the same – f/1.8 and f/2.8 sensors respectively – the new model benefits from a new image signal processor inside.
Camera features also include phase detection autofocus (PDAF), 2X optical zoom, optical image stabilisation (OIS), and quad-LED dual tone flash.
However, Apple promises better bokeh effect in shots. You get a 7MP front camera with Full HD video recording capability for selfies.
Also included is an Optical image stabilization Six‑element lens with a LED True Tone flash with Slow Sync Panorama (up to 63MP) Live Photos with stabilization, Wide color capture for photos and Live Photos Auto HDR for photos. And auto image stabilization Burst mode Photo geotagging. While Image formats captured in HEIF and JPEG respectively.
Software & Hardware
The iPhone 8 Plus flagship comes with latest Apple iOS 11 operating system. The American tech company promises awesome augmented reality (AR) experience. Plus, audio is louder and bass deeper. ANd a new in-house A11 Bionic chip provides the muscles to get things done in the iPhone 8 Plus. The six-core chipset offers better processing and graphics crunching, as one would expect. Support comes from 3 GB of RAM. Buyers can get the device in a 64GB or 256GB model.
Users can also use their voice to send messages, set reminders, and Get intelligent suggestions on your Lock screen and in Messages, Mail, QuickType, and more. You can also activate hands-free with only your voice using “Hey Siri” Use your voice to run shortcuts from your favorite applications.
Apple Iphone 8 plus Price
The Iphone 8 plus is sold between (NGN) 189,000 naira – (NGN) 220,000 naira depending on the storage capacity and location of the mobile outlet you are purchasing from. Still you can also visit any popular e-commerce store close to your region.
Other Features of the apple iphone 8 +
- Retina HD display
- 5.5-inch (diagonal) widescreen LCD Multi-Touch display with IPS technology
- 1920-by-1080-pixel resolution at 401 ppi
- 1300:1 contrast ratio (typical)
- True Tone display
- Wide color display (P3)
- 3D Touch
- 625 cd/m2 max brightness (typical)
- Dual-domain pixels for wide viewing angles
- Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating
- Support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously
- Display Zoom
- A11 Bionic chip with 64-bit architecture
- Neural engine
- Embedded M11 motion coprocessor
- 12MP wide-angle and telephoto cameras
- Wide-angle: ƒ/1.8 aperture
- Telephoto: ƒ/2.8 aperture
- Optical zoom; digital zoom up to 10x
- Portrait Lighting (beta)
- Optical image stabilization
- Six element lens
- Quad-LED True Tone flash with Slow Sync
- Panorama (up to 63MP)
- Sapphire crystal lens cover
- Backside illumination sensor
- Hybrid IR filter
- Autofocus with Focus Pixels
- Tap to focus with Focus Pixels
- Live Photos with stabilization
- Wide color capture for photos and Live Photos
- Improved local tone mapping
- Body and face detection
- Exposure control
- Noise reduction
- Auto HDR for photos
- Auto image stabilization
- Burst mode
- Timer mode
- Photo geotagging
- Image formats captured: HEIF and JPEG
- Touch ID fingerprint sensor
- Three-axis gyro
- Proximity sensor
- Ambient light sensor
- Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery
- Wireless charging (works with Qi chargers)
- Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter
- Audio formats supported: AAC-LC, HE-AAC, HE-AAC v2, Protected AAC, MP3, Linear PCM,
- Apple Lossless, FLAC, Dolby Digital (AC-3), Dolby Digital Plus (E-AC-3), and Audible (formats 2,
- 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX, and AAX+)
- Stereo playback
- User-configurable maximum volume limit
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