iPhone 8 Reviews

Learn more about the iPhone 8 as a business smartphone. Includes user reviews, features, pricing, and answers to common questions.

Updated on November 18th, 2019

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The iPhone 8 is one of the best smartphones for business. It boasts a powerful A11 Bionic processor for excellent performance and speed, a new glass casing for extra durability, and excellent battery life, among other features.

Pricing:

Storage

Price

64GB

$599.00

256GB

$749.00

iPhone 8
Review:

Pros: Fast processor and good battery life.

Cons: No headphone jack, so you'll need to buy an adapter to use your headphones.

Bottomline: The iPhone 8 is still an excellent option for business users, with its speed and durability guaranteeing a productive experience.

Specifications and Features:

Battery

2,691mAh

Wifi Hotspot

Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth 5.0, NFC

Processing Speed

2GB of RAM

Storage Space

64GB, 256GB

Security

Touch ID, Two-factor authentication, Autofill passwords, USB restricted mode, Automatic iOS updates,

Charging

Wired/Wireless

Extra

Siri

Reviews:

Source

Review

ivanputeraa - reddit.com

I upgraded from my old 6S to the 8, and it feels incredible. iPhone 8 is a beast, with great battery life (subjective), packed with A11, wireless charging, better camera, 4K 60fps, and touch id! Yes touch id for those who wants them rather than face id. I think it is safe to say that Apple will support the phone for 4-5 years later, so yeah I hope it answer your question.

YungPlato - reddit.com

I got my 8 last October and I really enjoy it. I think it’s the perfect size not too big or small. Also I couldn’t justify spending $1000 on a phone that will be outdated in a couple of years.

HotLikeSauce0 - reddit.com

I’m loving this phone. I considered the 8+ for the display but ultimately can’t deal with a huge phone.The iPhone 8 silver is what I ended up with. It’s a major throwback to the all white iPhone 4. The build quality is superb. Battery life is damn impressive I only have to charge my phone once a day. True Tone is also really cool it makes reading content on all white backgrounds easier on the eyes.

davemchine - reddit.com

I also moved from a 6s to an 8 and am very happy. Solid upgrade and I don’t have to learn the X interface.

razerrr10k - reddit.com

I was deciding between 256 8 or the 64 8 plus. I went with the 8 plus and couldn’t be happier. Portrait mode is legitimately my favorite thing about the phone. With icloud storage, the lower storage isn’t really a problem. I went from a 6 too, its such an upgrade.

FAQs:

What is the price of an iPhone 8?

The iPhone 8 ranges from $599.00 to $749.00.

Is iPhone 8 a good phone?

iPhone 8 enjoys mostly favorable reviews. While it is criticized for not having a headphone jack, it is lauded for its impeccable speed and performance, long battery life, and a base model storage of 64GB.

What is new about the iPhone 8?

  • Glass back for wireless charging.
  • More durable glass.
  • New gold color.
  • Faster A11 Bionic processor.
  • Apple-designed GPU for better graphics.
  • Speakers are 25% louder.
  • True Tone Display.
  • Haptic feedback.
  • Less shutter lag.
  • 4K video.
  • 1080p slo-mo video.
  • Improved Optical Image Stabilization.
  • Wireless charging.

Is iPhone 8 discontinued?

No. The iPhone 8 was released in 2017 and can still be bought.

Which is better, iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus?

The iPhone 8 Plus differs from the iPhone 8 in only a few ways.

  • Taller and wider body and screen.
  • Heavier.
  • 3GB RAM as opposed to 2GB.
  • Dual camera.
  • Longer battery life.
  • Higher price.

Does iPhone 8 have Animoji?

No. Animoji is only available from iPhone X devices onward.

Will the iPhone 8 price go down?

Since the iPhone 8 came out in 2017, there have been new iPhone models that have succeeded it, lowering its price with every passing year. Since its release, its price has reduced from $699 to $599.