iPhone 8
iPhone 8 Screencap: Apple

While many eyes may be on the iPhone X, Apple also released the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus Tuesday. With this move, the manufacturer has introduced several options to its high-end market at different price points. While the iPhone X may compete with devices, such as the Galaxy Note 8 and the LG V30, the iPhone may compete with devices, such as the Galaxy S8 and the LG G6 in terms of specs and price. Take a look at how these three smartphones compare.


iPhone 8: 4.7-inch 750 x 1334 resolution , 5.5-inch (Plus) 1080 x 1920 resolution

Samsung Galaxy S8: 5.8-inch, 6.3-inch (Plus) dual edge curved Quad HD 1440 x 2880 resolution

LG G6: 5.7-inch Quad HD 1440 x 2880 resolution


iPhone 8: 138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3 mm, 158.4 x 78.1 x 7.5 mm (Plus)

Samsung Galaxy S8: 148.9 x 68.1 x 8 mm, 159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm (Plus)

LG G6: 148.9 x 71.9 x 7.9 mm


iPhone 8: Apple A11 Bionic

Samsung Galaxy S8: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835

LG G6: Qualcomm Snapdragon 821


iPhone 8: 2GB. 3GB (Plus)

Samsung Galaxy S8: 4GB

LG G6: 4GB

Internal Storage

iPhone 8: 64GB, 256GB

Samsung Galaxy S8: 64GB

LG G6: 32GB, 64GB, 128GB


iPhone 8: 12-megapixel, 7-megapixel (front), Dual 12-megapixel, Wide angle, and telephoto - 7-megapixel (front)

Samsung Galaxy S8: 12-megapixel, 8-megapixel (front)

LG G6: Dual 13-megapixel, 5-megapixel (front)


iPhone 8: unknown

Samsung Galaxy S8: 3,000mAh, 3,500mAh (Plus)

LG G6: 3,330mAh


iPhone 8: Lightning - Wireless

Samsung Galaxy S8: USB-C - Fast charging, Fast wireless charging

LG G6: USB-C - Fast charging, Fast wireless charging


iPhone 8: iOS 11

Samsung Galaxy S8: Android 7.0 Nougat

LG G6: Android 7.0 Nougat


iPhone 8: IP68 water and dust resistance

Samsung Galaxy S8: IP68 water and dust resistance

LG G6: IP68 water and dust resistance

Special Sensors

iPhone 8: Touch ID fingerprint scanner

Samsung Galaxy S8: Fingerprint scanner, iris scanner, facial recognition

LG G6: Fingerprint sensor


iPhone 8: Gold, Silver, Space Gray

Samsung Galaxy S8: Midnight Black, Arctic Silver, Orchid Gray, Maple Gold, Coral Blue

LG G6: Mystic White, Astro Black, Ice Platinum, Terra Gold, Marine Blue


iPhone 8: $699, $799 (Plus)

Samsung Galaxy S8: $750, $850 (Plus)

LG G6: $650

Release Date

iPhone 8: Sept. 22 (Sept. 15 Preorder)

Samsung Galaxy S8: Available

LG G6: Available