Apple unveiled the new iPhone 8 and 8 Plus at an event held in Steve Jobs Theater, Cupertino on September 12. The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 plus are the successors to the last year’s iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Both phones follow the similar design language as their predecessors, but few changes were made, they switched to all glass back panel and aluminum body. The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are available in 64GB/ 256GB variant and is now up for pre-order in Nepal. Read more to find about Apple iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus Price in Nepal, Release Date, Specifications.
The iPhone 8 comes with a 4.7-inch LCD display with a resolution of 750 x 1334 pixels while the iPhone 8 Plus comes with a bigger 5.5-inch FHD display with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels at 401ppi. On the inside, the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus is powered by the latest Hexa-core A11 Bionic chipset. This new chipset from Apple includes a 6 Core CPU and 3 core GPU that promises to offer blazing faster performance and better graphics capabilities. The company claims that with the new A11 chipset, the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus are 70 percent faster than their predecessors. The battery capacity on the iPhone 8 is 1821mAh while the iPhone 8 plus is backed up by a larger 2675mAh battery. The company said, both the devices will offer 2 hours of extra battery life as compared with previous iPhone7 and iPhone 7 Plus.
Both the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus packs the same 64GB/256GB internal storage that cannot be expanded. When it comes to RAM, the iPhone 8 features 2GB of RAM while the iPhone 8 Plus has a 3GB. The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus features an IP67 certification making it water and dust resistant which means they can be drowned in 1m of water and can survive for 30 minutes.
For the first time, Apple has included Wireless charging on their phones which is a very welcome addition for most of the users. The new phones from iPhone operates on latest iOS 11 and also supports Qi wireless charging. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC and GPS+GLONASS.
Coming to the camera, iPhone 7 and 7 Plus already includes an excellent performing camera and now with the new models the camera is even better and is packed with some exclusive features like Portrait Lightning Mode and 3D camera. There is a 12MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture and Optical image stabilization(OIS) and a 7MP front camera with a f/2.2 aperture on iPhone 8 while the iPhone 8 Plus features a dual (12MP+12MP) rear camera with f/1.8 wide lens and a f/2.8 telephoto lens. On the front, it features the same 7MP front-facing shooter with f/2.2 aperture. Both the phone supports Quad-LED True Tone flash and comes with optical image stabilization (OIS). The iPhone 8 and 8 Plus can now capture Full HD(1080 x 1920) videos at 240 fps.
Apple iPhone 8 & iPhone 8 Plus Specifications
Specifications Apple iPhone 8 Apple iPhone 8 Plus Display 4.7-inch (750 x 1334 pixels) IPS Display 5.5-inch FHD (1080 x 1920 pixels) CPU 6 core A11 Bionic processor 6 core A11 Bionic processor Internal Storage 64GB/ 256GB (Non Expandable) 64GB/ 256GB (Non Expandable) RAM 2GB RAM 3GB RAM OS iOS 11 upgradable to iOS 11.0.2 iOS 11 upgradable to iOS 11.0.2 Rear Camera 12MP with f/1.8 aperture, Optical image stabilization. Quad LED True Tone Flash,1080P video at 240 fps Dual (12MP + 12MP), Optical image stabilization. Quad LED True Tone Flash,1080P video at 240 fps Front Camera 7MP with f/2.2 aperture 7MP with f/2.2 aperture Battery Non-removable 1821 mAh Battery, Qi Wireless charging Non-removable 2675 mAh Battery, Qi Wireless Charging Other Features 4G VoLTE, Water and Dust Resistant, TouchID fingerprint, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, GPS+GLONASS 4G VoLTE, Water and Dust Resistant, TouchID fingerprint, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, GPS+GLONASS
iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus Price and Availability
Talking about the pricing, the iPhone 8 price starts at $699 and $849 for the 64GB and 256GB variants respectively. While the iPhone 8 Plus price starts at $799 for 64GB variant and $949 for the 256GB variant. The devices will be available in three color options; black, silver, and gold. Generation Next Communications, the authorized distributor of Apple products in Nepal has made the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus available in Nepal. If you want to get hands-on the device simply fill out the form and submit.
iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus Price in Nepal
|iPhone 8 Price in Nepal (64GB/256GB)||NRs 98500 / NRs 119500|
|iPhone 8 Plus Price in Nepal (64GB/256GB)||NRs 112500 / NRs 133000|