Differences between iPhone 7 and iPhone 8
iPhone 7 (left) and iPhone 8 (right)
Apple launched the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus at the Steve Jobs Theater yesterday. The iPhone 8 is available in two memory versions: 64GB and 256GB. Prices start at $699. In this table, let us look at the differences between the iPhone 7 and the iPhone 8.
iPhone 7 is $50 cheaper than iPhone 8
iPhone 8 is 10g heavier than iPhone 7
32GB and 256GB
64GB, 128GB and 256GB
iPhone 8 only comes in two variants
4K at 60fps
4K at 30fps
iPhone 8 can capture better quality videos than iPhone 7
iPhone 8 can pair multiple Bluetooth devices while iPhone 7 can pair only one Bluetooth device at a time.
iPhone 8 performs faster than iPhone 7
Does not support wireless charging
iPhone 8 is more convenient to charge using wireless charger
2 hours more than iPhone 7 (claimed by Apple)
2 hours less than iPhone 8 (claimed by Apple)
iPhone 8 battery may last longer than the iPhone 7
Jet Black, Black, Silver, Gold, Rose Gold
Silver, Black, Gold
|iPhone 8 has more color options|
Apart from the differences mentioned, the dimensions, screen resolution, screen size, camera specifications are all common in both iPhone 7 and iPhone 8. While iPhone 8 will come with iOS 11 out of the box, the iPhone 7 will eventually get most of the iOS 11 features in future updates.
To conclude, for the additional $50, performance, battery life and Bluetooth (5.0), the iPhone 8 is a better smartphone over iPhone 7.