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Apple iPhone 8 64GB

Price in Kenya KSh59,499.00
updated 15th June 2019
iPhone 8 64GB comes with a 4.7-inch 750p display. It runs on iOS 11, upgradable up-to the latest available iOS version. This device is equipped with Apple A11 Bionic chipset paired with 2GB of RAM. It has 64GB onboard storage space. It has a single rear 12MP and a 7MP front-facing camera. It has a front-mounted fingerprint scanner and is powered by a 1821mAh battery. It is available in 4 colors; Silver, Space Gray, Gold and Red.
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Apple iPhone 8 64GB

Apple iPhone 8 64GB Specifications

DISPLAY4.7 inches, 65.4% screen-to-body ratio, 750 x 1334 pixels, 16:9 ratio, (326 ppi density)
Ion-strengthened glass, oleophobic coating
OSiOS 11, upgradable to iOS 12.2
CHIPSETApple A11 Bionic
CPUHexa-core 2.39 GHz (2x Monsoon + 4x Mistral)
GPUApple GPU (3-core graphics)
STORAGE64GB, microSD card not supported
CAMERASBack: Single: 12MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55", 1.4µm, OIS, PDAF, Quad-LED dual-tone flash, HDR (photo/panorama)
2160p@24/30/60fps & 1080p@30/60/120/240fps videos
Front: Single: 7MP, f/2.2, Face detection, HDR, panorama, 1080p@60fps
SENSORSFingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
BATTERY1821mAh battery, non-removable
COLORSSilver, Space Gray, Gold, Red
EXTRASIP67 dust/water resistant (up to 1m for 30 mins)

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DIMENSIONS138.4mm x 67.3mm x 7.3mm
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Apple iPhone 8 64GB smartphone has an aluminum & glass body with IP67 ratings like its upscale variant, iPhone 8 Plus. It features a compact 4.7-inch 750p IPS LCD display. There is a single 12MP camera at the back, with 4K video recording. At the front, it is a 7MP selfie camera 1080p video recording. iPhone 8 64GB runs on iOS v11, & uses the Apple A11 Bionic chipset which is paired with 2GB RAM & 64GB internal storage. It is a single SIM device & doesn’t feature an external storage card slot. This iPhone has a 1821mAh battery, GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, fingerprint scanner & a USB 2.0 port. Other popular iPhone mobiles you can look for include iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7 Plus & iPhone X.

Apple iPhone 8 64GB

Apple iPhone 8 64GB Price in Kenya – Safaricom

Safaricom is one of the largest telecommunication companies in Kenya. You can buy Apple products in Safaricom shops. To check whether this phone is available in these shops, you will have to go to the one nearest to you. These shops are in all key towns and cities in the country. One of the benefits of buying a phone at Safaricom shops is the fact that you can take advantage of your Bonga points to get a reduced price.

Specifications Review

Introduction & Camera

Apple iPhone 8 64GB was unveiled in 2017 as the smaller sibling to iPhone 8 Plus and it features the same body design and looks. The different only being the single camera at the back and smaller body size. This device features a fingerprint reader on the home key with a glass surface and metal frame. It also comes with a smaller & compact display but it is powered by the same chipset as the Plus variant. In terms of imaging, this device sports a single 12-megapixel primary shooter which is paired with Quad-LED flash with dual and it can also capture 4K videos. For selfies, there is a 7MP lens which can also shoot FHD videos.

Performance & Platform

Apple iPhone 8 is based on the iOS v11 operating system out of the box. For the better user experience and new features, iOS v12.1.3 is readily available for upgrade. It is armed with an Hex-core Apple A11 Bionic chipset and has 2GB of RAM to ensure a seamless experience. The flagship chipset is one of the most efficient and powerful in the industry. Thus the user can expect high-end performances with this device while multitasking with it.

Display & Storage

iPhone 8 64GB flaunts a compact 4.7-inch 750p screen which is bright & produces vivid images. There is no notch and the screen is on the short and wide 16:9 aspect. The screen is also coated with ion-strengthen glass for protection against scratches. For storage needs, this unit comes with 64GB onboard space. There is no slot for expanding it further and the user might opt for another variant with more internal space.

Connectivity & Battery

As far as connectivity is concerned, this unit comes with several options that include 4G network with VoLTE, GPS, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, Wi-Fi with hotspot & USB 2.0 port. There is neither dual SIM support nor the traditional 3.5 mm audio jack connector. This device is fuelled by a non-removable Li-Ion 1821mAh battery which offers a decent battery life because of its energy efficient chipset. It can be recharged fast thanks to its fast charging technology. There is also wireless charging support.

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