iPhone 7 vs iPhone 8 Plus


Upgrading to the iPhone 8 Plus gets you several key improvements. For starters, you get a larger 5.5-inch Retina HD display with TrueTone support and a higher 1920x1080 resolution. In addition, the iPhone 8 Plus offers the faster A11 Bionic chip, a dual camera module with 2x optical zoom, a higher base storage capacity, and a larger battery that should provide an additional hour of video playback. The iPhone 8 Plus also improves build quality thanks to an all-glass rear panel that comes in your choice of Silver, Space Gray, or Gold.

Storage Options

iPhone 7 Storage

The Apple iPhone 7 has 3 storage options:

  • 32 GB
  • 128 GB
  • 256 GB

Which iPhone 7 storage should I buy?

iPhone 8 Plus Storage

The iPhone 8 Plus has 3 storage options:

  • 64 GB
  • 128 GB
  • 256 GB

Which storage iPhone 8 Plus is the most popular?

The iPhone 7 offers one storage size not found on the iPhone 7 Plus: 32 GB. The iPhone 8 Plus sports one storage size not available for the iPhone 7: 64 GB. Both the iPhone 7 and iPhone 8 Plus share two storage options: 128 GB and 256 GB.

Color Choices

iPhone 7 Colors

The iPhone 7 is available in 6 colors:

  • Black
  • Gold
  • Jet Black
  • Red
  • Rose Gold
  • Silver

Which iPhone 7 color should you buy?

iPhone 8 Plus Colors

The iPhone 8 Plus is available in 4 colors:

  • Gold
  • Gray
  • Red
  • Silver

Which color iPhone 8 Plus is the most popular?

The iPhone 7 boasts three colors not found in the iPhone 8 Plus color palette: Black, Jet Black and Rose Gold. The iPhone 8 Plus sports one colors not available for the iPhone 7: Gray. Both the iPhone 7 and iPhone 8 Plus share three colors: Red, Silver and Gold.

More Specs

Apple iPhone 7 Specs

Size (L x W x D) 2.64in x 5.44in x 0.28in
Weight 138 grams
Display / Screen
Description IPS Retina HD display | 326 ppi | Ion-strengthened glass, oleophobic coating
Description A10 Fusion chip with 64-bit architecture, Embedded M10 motion coprocessor
Description 2 Gb
Main Camera 12 MP - ƒ/1.8 aperture - Optical image stabilization - Quad-LED True Tone flash - 5x Digital Zoom
Selfie Camera 7 MP - ƒ/2.2 aperture
Description 1960 mAh

Apple iPhone 8 Plus Specs

Size (L x W x D) 3.07in x 6.24in x 0.3in
Weight 202 grams
Display / Screen
Description Retina HD, True Tone, Wide color display (P3) | LCD Multi-Touch with IPS technology | 401 ppi
Description A11 Bionic chip with 64-bit architecture | Embedded M11 motion coprocessor
Description 3 Gb
Main Camera Dual 12MP wide-angle and telephoto, ƒ/1.8 and ƒ/2.8 aperture, Optical zoom; digital zoom up to 10x, OIS, AF with Focus Pixels
Selfie Camera Yes - 7 MP

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