iPhone 8: Expected Price, Release Date, Specs, Features and other news

For the first time the world’s most powerful company Apple is rumored to be coming up with three different models of iPhone i.e iPhone 8, iPhone 7S and iPhone 7S Plus. The release date of iPhone 8 which will be announced with other two is said to be September 7, 2017 according to the latest rumors though we didn’t see any trustworthy hint such as press release from Apple claiming release date, models being released or the features of new iPhone.

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However, the iPhone 8 which most of the great analysts believe will amaze customers with jaw dropping hardware, features and addon accessories like we saw with predecessor iPhone 7 & 7 Plus last year. The Airpods that come as additional cost was one of the major attraction of iPhone 7 & iPhone 7  Plus and we are expecting to see some such accessories with upcoming iPhone 8 as well.

iPhone 8 features

Surely there will be several innovative features that would be unique about iPhone 8. Among the most discussed features, the wireless charging is one of the feature that will relief people who always complain about low battery. Though iPhone is the best smartphone that have longest battery life than any other rivals phones.

The latest rumors reveal iPhone 8 would be able to charge while it is being used. The wireless charging feature would allow people to charge iPhone 8 from a distance of several feet. The rumors says 15 feet though there is no authentic news confirming the range the iPhone 8 could be charged from.

The research paper provided to Appleinsider shows iPhone 8 would have wireless charging feature and it will be based on Energous technology that work on 5 Ghz frequency.

The other feature that analysts believe iPhone 8 will make debut with is water resistant capability. We generally see smartphone (except a few such as Galaxy S7) are water proof based on iP67 standard. However, the company went a step ahead this time and according to speculations iPhone 8 will be water resistant to IP 68 standards.

This is yet another great feature that will save iPhone 8 from damages in case you accidentally drop it in water tank or gets wet in the rain.

The display is something that will decide how costly iPhone 8 would be. Almost all the rumors indicate iPhone 8 will have OLED display that will add to the total cost of the iPhone 8. The edge-to-edge and OLED display may take the iPhone 8 cost over $1000 and make it the costlier iPhone ever as Forbes said.

iPhone 8 specs


When it comes to iPhone 8 specs, there is lot of speculations that might come out to be true. The speculations reveal iPhone 8 will be 5.8-inch iPhone with edge-to-edge OLED display. The curved edge is said to be the another major attraction of iPhone 8.


As far as internal hardware is concern, iPhone 8 probably work on iOS 11 operating system that the company will announce well in advance few months before its launch. Talking about CPU, it will sport octo-core 3.0 Ghz processor that will be the fastest till date and have 3 GB RAM to boost processing power.


iPhone 8, according to rumors expected to come in 64 GB and 256 GB internal storage capacity models, there will be no option of 32 GB. Since there is no low internal storage capacity model, the cost of iPhone 8 will probably cross $1000 mark.


More features include 16 Megapixel primary camera with 8 megapixel front camera. The rumors on the camera of iPhone 8 indicate it will have same dual-camera as its predecessor with additional features such as 4x optical zoom. The camera would be able to record video of better quality as well.


The battery of iPhone 8 is something that company paying more attention to. Analysts think iPhone 8 will have 2,700 mAh power battery that will last longest than the previous models. It will be a L- shaped Li-ion battery that can not be detached from the Phone.

iPhone 8 concept design

iPhone 8 Price

The Price of iPhone 8 is depend on the features it is going to have. If the rumors are true, iPhone 8 will cost more than $1000. The price may vary between $1000-$1200 based on the countries.