Apple iPhone 8 256GB Gold

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Customers are happy with:

  • 12 megapixel camera, 4k video quality
  • 256 GB storage space
  • Water and dust resistant (IP67)
  • 1821 mAh battery capacity
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€ 637.00

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  • Dutch consumers' association

    Sep 2017
    in the test 7,9
    in the test 8,0
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Specifications Apple iPhone 8 256GB Gold

138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3 mm

148 gram

4.7 inch

1334x750 pixels

2048 MB RAM

Hexa-core processor



Version at release: 11

12 megapixels

4k video

256 GB memory


Pros & cons Apple iPhone 8 256GB Gold

  • Thanks to the glass casing, the device can be charged wirelessly
  • The device lies comfortably in the palm of your hand with the rounded design
  • The user-friendly iOS operating system is very fast
  • Take beautiful pictures with the excellent cameras
  • This 256GB has more storage space than the standard version, so you can store even more files
  • This device does not have a 3.5mm port, but the box contains earbuds with a lightning connector
  • While you cannot expand the memory with a microSD card, you do have access to cloud services like iCloud and Dropbox

Reviews from our customers

Average scores of the Apple iPhone 8:

455 verified reviews
4.5 stars
  • Camera: 9.3
  • Screen: 9.3
  • Speed: 9.5
  • Battery life: 9.2
  • Value for money: 9.1

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Description of the Apple iPhone 8 256GB Gold

Description of the Apple iPhone 8 256GB Gold

The Apple iPhone 8 256GB Gold was presented in September 2017 as the successor to the popular iPhone 7. This device comes fitted a stunning design, just like we've come to expect from Apple. Compared to the iPhone 7, this phone has received an updated look: the casing is made from reinforced glass! On top of that, the software and hardware features makes sure you have nothing than the best in your hand. This iPhone runs on the secure and user-friendly iOS 11. This software works perfectly in combination with the powerful A10 chipset, which means that you can enjoy excellent performance.

Compact, crystal-clear design

The iPhone 8 Gold comes equipped with Apple's Retina HD display. This screen has a high resolution and produces stunning, colourful images. This means that all your pictures will look stunning and apps are clearly visible. The screen is also legible in direct sunlight thanks to the incredible brightness level of this screen.

Apple A11 chipset

Apple's A11 processor is incredibly powerful without draining the battery. That is because this chipset is very energy-efficient. With its high clock speed and ample RAM, apps open in no time and multitasking is a breeze for the Apple iPhone 8 256GB Gold.

Premium design with glass back cover

The biggest difference between this phone and its predecessor is the glass design. This glass casing gives the phone a stunning, premium appearance. The iPhone 8 also feels comfortable in the palm of your hand, as we've come to expect from Apple.

Wireless charging

The iPhone 8 is the first device by Apple to support wireless charging, thanks to the glass casing. This makes it even easier to recharge your device. Simply place the phone on the Qi wireless charger to recharge your battery.

Extra features with 3D Touch

With 3D Touch, you can get even more out of your iPhone. By pressing harder on the screen, you'll get access to a list of great options. This way, you can reply to an email, share a picture or open an app in no time.

Stunning pictures and videos

Apple has improved the main camera of the iPhone 8. The 12 megapixel camera on the back is capable of catching more light, which means that your pictures are never underexposed again. You'll always take stunning pictures. You can also record video in 4K or 240fps slow motion.

Dust and water resistant: IP67 certification

This Apple iPhone 8 has an IP67 certification. This means that you won't have to worry about getting caught in the rain with your phone. The device is also fully dust-resistant, which is perfect if you're at the beach or want to use your phone in dusty environments.

Ample room for all your files

This version of the iPhone 8 comes equipped with a whopping 256 GB of storage space. You will never have to worry about storage space again! With this phone, you'll be able to store a lot of apps, pictures and 4K videos. This is also great if you want to access your Spotify music and Netflix series offline.

Touch ID with Taptic Engine

The Apple iPhone 8 Gold comes equipped with a built-in fingerprint scanner, which has been incorporated in the home button. This lets you safely unlock your device in no time. Thanks to the advanced Taptic Engine, you'll get detailed feedback when you touch the home button, which makes it easier to unlock your iPhone.

iOS 11: secure and user-friendly

iOS 11, which has been available since fall 2017, comes equipped with all the necessary features, and even includes great extras. For instance, the App Store has been improved. The iPhone 8 is the perfect device to get the most out of iOS.

What's in the box?

  • Apple iPhone 8 256GB Gold
  • Charger
  • USB cable
  • Earbuds or headset

User manual for the Apple iPhone 8 256GB Gold

The user manual is not included but can be downloaded or viewed here: Online user manual.

Warranty & Repairs

1 year Apple warranty + 1 jaar van Belsimpel

With normal use, we guarantee that your phone will work properly throughout the full warranty period. If something goes wrong, and Apple will make sure to help you out!

How do repairs at Apple work?

  • Repairs that are covered by the warranty conditions are always completely free of charge.
  • A Apple-phone repair takes 9 days on average. This is short compared to most brands.
  • Apple does not refund the € 6,50 shipping fee for a repair.
  • Is your repair not covered by the warranty? If so, Apple will charge you with € 36,30 research costs if you decide not to have your device repaired.

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