The iPhone 8 has a 4.7-inch display, which has a 1334-by-750-pixel resolution, which is 326 pixels per inch. The 8 Plus has a 5.5-inch, 1080p LCD screen, and the iPhone 8 has a 4.7-inch, 750p screen. The iPhone 8 has a 4.7-inch display, whereas the iPhone 8 Plus increases its screen size to 5.5 inches.
The iPhone 8 Plus is taller and wider, however, compared to the iPhone 11, despite having a larger screen. New phones, such as the 5.8-inch iPhone X and XS, feature screens that extend all the way around the phones corners, which allows a larger display to fit into a slightly larger footprint. Apple was able to put the larger screen on the iPhone 11 due to the display notches, which contain sensors and lenses making up its TrueDepth Camera. As mentioned earlier, this iPhone Xs screen has significantly more pixels than the one on the earlier models.
On paper, there is not much to distinguish between the display of the iPhone 8 and that of its immediate predecessor. Well, that has to do with the display being 4.7 inches, but the iPhone 8 itself has black borders (bezels) on top and bottom. While the iPhone 8 does indeed have big black bezels surrounding the display, it also has the traditional Touch ID home button, a feature that some people like more than Face ID (face unlock) on the newer iPhones. The iPhone 11 has an LCD screen, as did older iPhones, but the two are called differently.
The iPhone 8 models are slightly different from their predecessors–they feature glass on the front as well as on the back–but look very similar. Apple makes quite a lot of iPhones these days, and all of them are a little different — in terms of specs as well as dimensions. While the iPhone 8 models are holding their own in certain areas, there is no argument as to which is Apples best handset.
The iPhone 8 does not still have as much RAM as the iPhone 8 Plus, but the iPhone 8 Plus is powered by a higher-resolution display and two cameras (more on those below), requiring that extra power. The IPhone 8 also has a graphics processor designed by Apple that is 30% faster than previous units, and has similar levels of performance to the A10 processor in the iPhone 7, at half the power. The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus feature the Apple A11 Bionic System-on-Chip, a hexa-core processor which Apple Inc. says has two cores 25 percent faster than the iPhone 7s A10 processor, and four cores 70 percent faster than that in the iPhone 7 Plus.
The Apple iPhone 8 Plus phones feature 5.5-inch (1920×1080) IPS LCD screens, 12 MP primary camera, and a 12 MP selfie camera. Everything else on the 8 Plus, however, aside from the slightly longer battery life (and an extra $100 price), is basically the same as on the iPhone 8. As ever, the great battery life, sharper display, and dual cameras on the iPhone 8 Plus make it a model worth getting if you can afford the additional cost — but the iPhone 8 is easily going to be the years most complete phone in a smaller form factor.
The biggest iPhone you can buy now is the iPhone 13 Pro Max; it has an OLED 6.7-inch display, the biggest yet fitted into an iPhone, and measures in at 160.8 by 78.1 by 7.4mm, making it the largest iPhone Apple has made so far, in terms of screen size. The iPhone 14 Max will have the same-sized display as the iPhone 13 Pro Max, at 6.8in, but will feature the same specs as the entry-level iPhone 14.
The physical size of Apples iPhone 8 is 4.7, while Apples iPhone 8 has a resolution of about 750×1334 pixels, for an estimated PPI of 326 pixels per inch. Apple iPhone 8 viewport dimensions are 375 x 667 pixels with an effective pixel density of 163, meaning that it has a display pixel density of 2xHDPI.
First things first, there is the screen: You have got a 5.8-inch, bezel-less display that is 1125 x 2436, and that is OLED display tech as well — it is better than the iPhone 8s 4.7-inch, 750 x 1334 screen. Apple has called the screen on the iPhone 11 a Liquid Retina Display, as opposed to the Retina Display that was available on the iPhone 8. On most iPhones (and on most non-OLED phones), LCD displays are non-backlit.
On an OLED display, as in a bleeding-edge, full-featured iPhone X, every single pixel produces its own light. What True Tone Display Technology does is to track ambient light around your iPhone 8, and adjust your display so that it best matches the lighting conditions in which you are standing. True Tone display technology results in stronger colors and better contrast, and really makes iPhone 8s display appear better than iPhone screens that came before.
The design can feel a little outdated compared to more recent iPhones, such as the iPhone X or XS, with their full-screen designs. The fact that the iPhone 8s display is smaller than many flagship competitors also means that it is easier to grip and use in one hand, and we were able to stretch our thumbs comfortably across most areas of the screen, something not so easy on the iPhone 8 Plus.
The fact that the iPhone 8 display is smaller than a lot of flagship rivals also means it is easier to hold and use one-handed, and we were able to stretch our thumb comfortably to most areas of the screen, which is not as easy on the iPhone 8 Plus. Nilay Patel at The Verge, however, still gave praise for the devices easy-to-hold, slippery shape, as well as its True Tone technology display additions, as well as its price, at $264 for a 256GB version of the iPhone 8 Plus, putting it closer to that of an iPhone X. Patel has also been critical of the ageing design of the iPhone 8, dating back to the 2014 iPhone 6. The more noticeable criticism is its thicker bezels, though, and to its larger screens, although the biggest criticism is of its thicker bezels when compared with the other smartphones in 2017, with its bezel-less face, as well as its added display, as well as its updated speakers. Nilay Patel of The Verge nevertheless praised the devices form factor for being easy and non-slippery to hold and the displays addition of True Tone technology and upgraded speakers, though he cited issues with inductive charging speed through wireless pads as well as the price of the iPhone 8 Plus 256 GB, which was close to that of the iPhone X. Patel also criticized the iPhone 8s aging design, dating back to the iPhone 6 released in 2014 ; the most notable critique was of the thick bezels when compared to other 2017 smartphones, designed with nearly bezel-less faces to incorporate larger screens in a similar form factor. Drop tests performed showed the rear glass is not the toughest glass yet on smartphones, which was claimed to be the toughest glass yet, the lack of protection.