Apple iPhone 8 256GB specs

General info

ModeliPhone 8 256GB
Model codeA1863 (with Qualcomm modem), A1905 (with Intel modem), A1906 (sold in Japan), A1907
Release dateSeptember 22, 2017, (PRODUCT)RED: April 13, 2018
Dimensionsheight: 138.4 mm (5.45 in), width: 67.3 mm (2.65 in), depth: 7.3 mm (0.29 in)
Weight148 g (5.2 oz)
Materialsglass back, anodized aluminum sides
ProtectionIP67 (Maximum depth of 1 meter up to 30 minutes)
ColorsGold, Silver, Space Gray, (PRODUCT)RED
Release OS versioniOS 11.0
Latest OS versioniOS 14.5.1
In the boxiPhone 8 256GB, EarPods with Lightning Connector, Lightning to 3.5 mm Headphone Jack Adapter, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation
Release price$849


Size4.7 in (120 mm) (diagonal), 104 by 58 mm (4.1 by 2.3 in)
Resolution1334 x 750
Pixel density (ppi)326
Aspect ratio16:9
Max brightness625
Contrast ratio1400:1
Color space100% sRGB, Display P3
Protectiondual-ion exchange-strengthened glass


SoCApple A11 Bionic
Technology node10 nm
CPU2x high power Monsoon cores at 2.39GHz + 4x low power Mistral cores at 1.42GHz
GPUApple designed 3-core GPU
Neural engineFirst generation Apple designed 2-core Neural Engine
Motion CoprocessorEmbedded M11
Storage capacity256GB
Removable storageno
RAM capacity2GB
ModemQualcomm MDM9655, Intel XMM 7480
Microphone(s)3x microphones
Other sensorsproximity sensor, Three-axis gyro, accelerometer, ambient Light Sensor, barometer, fingerprint scanner

Rear camera

Sensor(s)12 MP Wide (f/1.8)
Optical stabilizationyes
Optical zoom1x
Digital zoomPhoto: up to 5x, video: up to 3x
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Front camera

Sensor(s)7 MP (f/2.2)
Optical stabilizationno
Optical zoom1x
Digital zoom1x
Flashscreen flash
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Compatible networksGSM, EDGE, UMTS, HSPA+, DC-HSDPA, CDMA EV-DO Rev. A (some models), LTE Advanced
SIM cardnano-SIM
Wi-Fi802.11a/b/g/n/ac (Wi-Fi 5)
Ultra Widebandno
NavigationGPS, GLONASS, Galileo, and QZSS
Wire connector8-pin Lightning connector


Battery3.82 V, 6.96 W*h (1,821 mA*h)
Fast charging18 W, up to 50% charge in 30 minutes (18 W adapter sold separately)
Wireless chargingQi Wireless charging


Dolby Atmosno
3.5 mm Jackno