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iPhone X iPhone 8 Plus iPhone 8 iPhone 7 Plus iPhone 7
Capacity1 64GB 256GB 64GB 256GB 64GB 256GB 32GB 128GB 32GB 128GB
Colour2
Display2 Super Retina HD display
Retina HD display Retina HD display Retina HD display Retina HD display
5.8-inch (diagonal) all-screen 5.5-inch (diagonal) widescreen 4.7-inch (diagonal) widescreen 5.5-inch (diagonal) widescreen 4.7-inch (diagonal) widescreen
OLED Multi-Touch display3 LCD Multi-Touch display with IPS technology LCD Multi-Touch display with IPS technology LCD Multi-Touch display with IPS technology LCD Multi-Touch display with IPS technology
HDR display - - - -
2436x1125-pixel resolution at 458 ppi 1920x1080-pixel resolution at 401 ppi 1334x750-pixel resolution at 326 ppi 1920x1080-pixel resolution at 401 ppi 1334x750-pixel resolution at 326 ppi
1,000,000:1 contrast ratio (typical) 1300:1 contrast ratio (typical) 1400:1 contrast ratio (typical) 1300:1 contrast ratio (typical) 1400:1 contrast ratio (typical)
True Tone display True Tone display True Tone display - -
Wide colour display (P3) Wide colour display (P3) Wide colour display (P3) Wide colour display (P3) Wide colour display (P3)
3D Touch 3D Touch 3D Touch 3D Touch 3D Touch
625 cd/m² max brightness (typical) 625 cd/m² max brightness (typical) 625 cd/m² max brightness (typical) 625 cd/m² max brightness (typical) 625 cd/m² max brightness (typical)
Size and Weight4 Height: 143.6 mm
(5.65 inches)
Height: 158.4 mm
(6.24 inches)
Height: 138.4 mm
(5.45 inches)
Height: 158.2 mm
(6.23 inches)
Height: 138.3 mm
(5.44 inches)
Width: 70.9 mm
(2.79 inches)
Width: 78.1 mm
(3.07 inches)
Width: 67.3 mm
(2.65 inches)
Width: 77.9 mm
(3.07 inches)
Width: 67.1 mm
(2.64 inches)
Depth: 7.7 mm
(0.30 inches)
Depth: 7.5 mm
(0.30 inches)
Depth: 7.3 mm
(0.29 inches)
Depth: 7.3 mm
(0.28 inches)
Depth: 7.1 mm
(0.28 inches)
Weight: 174 grams
(6.14 ounces)
Weight: 202 grams
(7.13 ounces)
Weight: 148 grams
(5.22 ounces)
Weight: 188 grams
(6.63 ounces)
Weight: 138 grams
(4.87 ounces)
Splash, Water and Dust Resistant5
Chip A11 Bionic chip with 64-bit architecture A11 Bionic chip with 64-bit architecture A11 Bionic chip with 64-bit architecture A10 Fusion chip with 64-bit architecture A10 Fusion chip with 64-bit architecture
Neural engine Neural engine Neural engine - -
Embedded M11 motion coprocessor Embedded M11 motion coprocessor Embedded M11 motion coprocessor Embedded M10 motion coprocessor Embedded M10 motion coprocessor
Camera 12MP wide-angle and telephoto cameras 12MP wide-angle and telephoto cameras 12MP camera 12MP wide-angle 12MP wide-angle
Wide-angle: ƒ/1.8 aperture
Telephoto: ƒ/2.4 aperture
Wide-angle: ƒ/1.8 aperture
Telephoto: ƒ/2.4 aperture
ƒ/1.8 aperture Wide-angle: ƒ/1.8 aperture
Telephoto: ƒ/2.8 aperture
Wide-angle: ƒ/1.8 aperture
Dual optical image stabilisation Optical image stabilisation Optical image stabilisation Optical image stabilisation Optical image stabilisation
Optical zoom; digital zoom up to 6x Optical zoom; digital zoom up to 6x Digital zoom up to 3x Optical zoom; digital zoom up to 6x Optical zoom; digital zoom up to 6x
Slo-mo video support for 1080p at 120 fps or 240 fps Slo-mo video support for 1080p at 120 fps or 240 fps Slo-mo video support for 1080p at 120 fps or 240 fps Slo-mo video support for 1080p at 120 fps and 720p at 240 fps Slo-mo video support for 1080p at 120 fps and 720p at 240 fps
Time-lapse video with stabilisation Time-lapse video with stabilisation Time-lapse video with stabilisation Time-lapse video with stabilisation Time-lapse video with stabilisation
Front Camera TrueDepth camera FaceTime HD camera FaceTime HD camera FaceTime HD camera FaceTime HD camera
7MP photos 7MP photos 7MP photos 7MP photos 7MP photos
ƒ/2.2 aperture ƒ/2.2 aperture ƒ/2.2 aperture ƒ/2.2 aperture ƒ/2.2 aperture
Retina Flash Retina Flash Retina Flash Retina Flash Retina Flash
Wide colour capture for photos and Live Photos Wide colour capture for photos and Live Photos Wide colour capture for photos and Live Photos Wide colour capture for photos and Live Photos Wide colour capture for photos and Live Photos
1080p HD video recording 1080p HD video recording 1080p HD video recording 1080p HD video recording 1080p HD video recording
Portrait mode - - - -
Portrait Lightning6 - - - -
Animoji - - - -
Mobile and Wireless GSM/EDGE GSM/EDGE GSM/EDGE GSM/EDGE GSM/EDGE
UMTS/HSPA+ UMTS/HSPA+ UMTS/HSPA+ UMTS/HSPA+ UMTS/HSPA+
DC-HSDPA DC-HSDPA DC-HSDPA DC-HSDPA DC-HSDPA
CDMA EV-DO Rev.A (some models) CDMA EV-DO Rev.A (some models) CDMA EV-DO Rev.A (some models) CDMA EV-DO Rev.A (some models) CDMA EV-DO Rev.A (some models)
4G LTE Advanced7 4G LTE Advanced7 4G LTE Advanced7 4G LTE Advanced7 4G LTE Advanced7
802.11ac Wi-Fi with MIMO 802.11ac Wi-Fi with MIMO 802.11ac Wi-Fi with MIMO 802.11ac Wi-Fi with MIMO 802.11ac Wi-Fi with MIMO
Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 5.0 Bluetooth 4.2 Bluetooth 4.2
GPS, GLONASS, Galileo and QZSS GPS, GLONASS, Galileo and QZSS GPS, GLONASS, Galileo and QZSS GPS and GLONASS GPS and GLONASS
VoLTE7 VoLTE7 VoLTE7 VoLTE7 VoLTE7
NFC with reader mode NFC with reader mode NFC with reader mode NFC NFC
Wi-Fi calling7 Wi-Fi calling7 Wi-Fi calling7 Wi-Fi calling7 Wi-Fi calling7
Apple Pay Pay with your iPhone using Face ID in shops, within apps and on the web Pay with your iPhone using Touch ID in shops, within apps and on the web Pay with your iPhone using Touch ID in shops, within apps and on the web Pay with your iPhone using Touch ID in shops, within apps and on the web Pay with your iPhone using Touch ID in shops, within apps and on the web
Video Calling8 FaceTime video FaceTime video FaceTime video FaceTime video FaceTime video
Initiate audio calls over Wi-Fi or a mobile network to any FaceTime-enabled device Initiate audio calls over Wi-Fi or a mobile network to any FaceTime-enabled device Initiate audio calls over Wi-Fi or a mobile network to any FaceTime-enabled device Initiate audio calls over Wi-Fi or a mobile network to any FaceTime-enabled device Initiate audio calls over Wi-Fi or a mobile network to any FaceTime-enabled device
Voice over LTE (VoLTE)7 Voice over LTE (VoLTE)7 Voice over LTE (VoLTE)7 Voice over LTE (VoLTE)7 Voice over LTE (VoLTE)7
Wi-Fi calling7 Wi-Fi calling7 Wi-Fi calling7 Wi-Fi calling7 Wi-Fi calling7
Audio Playback Audio formats supported: AAC-LC, HE-AAC, HE-AAC v2, Protected AAC, MP3, Linear PCM, Apple Lossless, FLAC, Dolby Digital (AC-3), Dolby Digital Plus (E-AC-3) and Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX and AAX+) Audio formats supported: AAC-LC, HE-AAC, HE-AAC v2, Protected AAC, MP3, Linear PCM, Apple Lossless, FLAC, Dolby Digital (AC-3), Dolby Digital Plus (E-AC-3) and Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX and AAX+) Audio formats supported: AAC-LC, HE-AAC, HE-AAC v2, Protected AAC, MP3, Linear PCM, Apple Lossless, FLAC, Dolby Digital (AC-3), Dolby Digital Plus (E-AC-3) and Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX and AAX+) Audio formats supported: AAC-LC, HE-AAC, HE-AAC v2, Protected AAC, MP3, Linear PCM, Apple Lossless, FLAC, Dolby Digital (AC-3), Dolby Digital Plus (E-AC-3) and Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX and AAX+) Audio formats supported: AAC-LC, HE-AAC, HE-AAC v2, Protected AAC, MP3, Linear PCM, Apple Lossless, FLAC, Dolby Digital (AC-3), Dolby Digital Plus (E-AC-3) and Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX and AAX+)
User-configurable maximum volume limit User-configurable maximum volume limit User-configurable maximum volume limit User-configurable maximum volume limit User-configurable maximum volume limit
Video Playback Video formats supported: HEVC, H.264, MPEG-4 Part 2 and Motion JPEG Video formats supported: HEVC, H.264, MPEG-4 Part 2 and Motion JPEG Video formats supported: HEVC, H.264, MPEG-4 Part 2 and Motion JPEG Video formats supported: HEVC, H.264, MPEG-4 Part 2 and Motion JPEG Video formats supported: HEVC, H.264, MPEG-4 Part 2 and Motion JPEG
High Dynamic Range with Dolby Vision and HDR10 content Supports Dolby and HDR10 content Supports Dolby and HDR10 content - -
AirPlay Mirroring, photos and video out to Apple TV (2nd generation or later)9 AirPlay Mirroring, photos and video out to Apple TV (2nd generation or later)9 AirPlay Mirroring, photos and video out to Apple TV (2nd generation or later)9 AirPlay Mirroring, photos and video out to Apple TV (2nd generation or later)9 AirPlay Mirroring, photos and video out to Apple TV (2nd generation or later)9
Video mirroring and video out support: up to 1080p through Lightning Digital AV adapter and Lightning to VGA Adapter (adapters sold seperately)9 Video mirroring and video out support: up to 1080p through Lightning Digital AV adapter and Lightning to VGA Adapter (adapters sold seperately)9 Video mirroring and video out support: up to 1080p through Lightning Digital AV adapter and Lightning to VGA Adapter (adapters sold seperately)9 Video mirroring and video out support: up to 1080p through Lightning Digital AV adapter and Lightning to VGA Adapter (adapters sold seperately)9 Video mirroring and video out support: up to 1080p through Lightning Digital AV adapter and Lightning to VGA Adapter (adapters sold seperately)9
Siri10 Use your voice to send messages, set reminders and more Use your voice to send messages, set reminders and more Use your voice to send messages, set reminders and more Use your voice to send messages, set reminders and more Use your voice to send messages, set reminders and more
Get intelligent suggestions in Messages, Mail, QuickType and more Get intelligent suggestions in Messages, Mail, QuickType and more Get intelligent suggestions in Messages, Mail, QuickType and more Get intelligent suggestions in Messages, Mail, QuickType and more Get intelligent suggestions in Messages, Mail, QuickType and more
Activate with only your voice using "Hey Siri" Activate with only your voice using "Hey Siri" Activate with only your voice using "Hey Siri" Activate with only your voice using "Hey Siri" Activate with only your voice using "Hey Siri"
Listen to and identify songs Listen to and identify songs Listen to and identify songs Listen to and identify songs Listen to and identify songs
Power and Battery11 Lasts up to 2 hours longer than iPhone 7 Lasts about the same as iPhone 7 Plus Lasts about the same as iPhone 7 Lasts up to 1 hour longer than iPhone 6s Plus Lasts up to 2 hours longer than iPhone 6s
Built-in rechargable lithium-ion battery Built-in rechargable lithium-ion battery Built-in rechargable lithium-ion battery Built-in rechargable lithium-ion battery Built-in rechargable lithium-ion battery
Wireless charging (works with Qi chargers12) Wireless charging (works with Qi chargers12) Wireless charging (works with Qi chargers12) - -
Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter
Talk time (wireless)
Up to 21 hours
Talk time (wireless)
Up to 21 hours
Talk time (wireless)
Up to 14 hours
Talk time (wireless)
Up to 21 hours
Talk time (wireless)
Up to 14 hours
Internet use
Up to 12 hours
Internet use
Up to 13 hours
Internet use
Up to 12 hours
Internet use
Up to 13 hours
Internet use
Up to 12 hours
Video playback (wireless)
Up to 13 hours
Video playback (wireless)
Up to 14 hours
Video playback (wireless)
Up to 13 hours
Video playback (wireless)
Up to 14 hours
Video playback (wireless)
Up to 13 hours
Audio playback (wireless)
Up to 60 hours
Audio playback (wireless)
Up to 60 hours
Audio playback (wireless)
Up to 40 hours
Audio playback (wireless)
Up to 60 hours
Audio playback (wireless)
Up to 40 hours
Fast-charge capable
Up to 50% charge in 30 minutes13
Fast-charge capable
Up to 50% charge in 30 minutes13
Fast-charge capable
Up to 50% charge in 30 minutes13
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Included headphones Earpods with Lightning connector Earpods with Lightning connector Earpods with Lightning connector Earpods with Lightning connector Earpods with Lightning connector
Lightning to 3.5mm Headphone Jack Adapter Lightning to 3.5mm Headphone Jack Adapter Lightning to 3.5mm Headphone Jack Adapter Lightning to 3.5mm Headphone Jack Adapter Lightning to 3.5mm Headphone Jack Adapter
Sensors Three-axis gyro Three-axis gyro Three-axis gyro Three-axis gyro Three-axis gyro
Accelerometer Accelerometer Accelerometer Accelerometer Accelerometer
Proximity sensor Proximity sensor Proximity sensor Proximity sensor Proximity sensor
Ambient life sensor Ambient life sensor Ambient life sensor Ambient life sensor Ambient life sensor
Barometer Barometer Barometer Barometer Barometer
SIM Card Nano-SIM Nano-SIM Nano-SIM Nano-SIM Nano-SIM
Not compatible with existing micro-SIM cards Not compatible with existing micro-SIM cards Not compatible with existing micro-SIM cards Not compatible with existing micro-SIM cards Not compatible with existing micro-SIM cards
Connector Lightning Lightning Lightning Lightning Lightning