UAE telecommunications provider, du, today announced that it will offer the new generation iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. du customers will be able to pre-order iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus beginning September 15 at www.du.ae and both will be available in stores starting on September 23.
The speciality of this year is that Apple just unveiled three iPhones instead of two, including the iPhone X, which is easily the most exciting model, notch controversy included. That being said, there are some key differentiators between the iPhone X, iPhone 8, and iPhone 8 Plus.
The devices support wireless charging with its separately-sold charging pads.
The battery on the iPhone 8 is smaller compared to the iPhone 7. This year’s models come in new features and specifications as well.
And finally the flagship iPhone X, the 64GB variant of this smartphone is priced at $999 in the U.S. In India, the handset is priced at Rs. 89,000 which is approximately $1,388 and around 39 percent more than the U.S. pricing.
Apple also offers its own iPhone Upgrade Programme, which includes AppleCare+ coverage. The mat would be available from next year.
Verizon is offering a two-year $29.16 a month plan for the 64GB iPhone 8 with $0 down for customers that qualify ($35.41 a month for 256GB model), while the 64GB iPhone 8 Plus starts at $33.33 a month.
The number on your phone will be the same as your iPhone. After 3 months, service is $10/month with AutoPay.
At this point it’s unlikely any users will really need full 4G LTE speeds, as even Apple Music streaming on the Watch can be handled by the 3G-like data limits.
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Worse, none of the other big four carriers have suggested that they’ll slow speeds on the LTE Apple Watch. It’ll also detect abnormal heart rhythms.
According to CNET’s hands-on preview, the Series 3 Apple Watches closely mirror that of their Series 2 forebearers. The original Series 1, without Global Positioning System, sells for $249, down from $269. Apple Watch’s third series will launch a week later, on September 22. Ask Siri to find your favourite track.
The smartphone also features the new A11 Bionic chipset. Both are Retina HD displays and feature Apple’s True Tone technology.
Nevertheless, you’ll still link your Apple Watch to your iPhone, therefore sending it notifications from your phone. Netflix and Amazon Prime 4K videos are coming to Apple TV as well. The phone will be available in storage options of 64GB and 256GB.
The official release date of Apple’s new flagship devices will be on September 22 for the U.S., U.K., and Australian markets, while the rest of the world may wait until September 29.
Earlier, dedicating the theatre to Jobs “because we loved him and because he loved days like this”, Cook said: “Jobs’ vision and passion lives here on Apple Park and everywhere around us”.