Apple iPhone 8 and 8 Plus camera review

The iPhone 8 and 8 Plus are the new benchmarks for mobile photography. They pack refreshed sensors, a new image signal processor and a novel Portrait Lighting mode on the 8 Plus variant. This means there’s a bit of new stuff here, but there’s also a lot of what we’ve seen before when it comes to megapixels, apertures and shooting modes. But how do the phones stack up in the real world, and are they worth upgrading to from older models?

iPhone 8 camera specs

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Basil Kronfli

Basil Kronfli is a freelance technology journalist, consultant, and content creator. He trained in graphic design and started his career at Canon Europe before moving into journalism. Basil is also experienced in video production, independently running the YouTube channel TechEdit, and during his time at Future, he worked alongside the Digital Camera World team as a senior video producer.