The company DxO Labs, specializing in professional assessment, and video cameras, analyzed the just-released iPhone and iPhone 8 Plus 8. Assessment of the cameras of the new smartphones, the experts gave with developed by well-known resource DxOMark. In the result of evaluating the camera of the new iPhone took first and second place in the history of testing.
Main camera both the smartphones are based on a 12-megapixel sensor. The iPhone 8 has a single module with an aperture of f/1.8. The iPhone 8 Plus is equipped with two 12-megapixel modules with a maximum aperture of F/1.8 and F/2.8, the device has got two-fold optical zoom and portrait mode, in which you can achieve the effect of the background blur. According to experts, the technology Portrait Lighting allows you to obtain a pleasant and natural bokeh, typical of professional cameras.
Updated compared to the iPhone 7 sensors greatly enhance the quality of images in low light, better fight with noise when shooting in HDR mode is not lost detail and color reproduction, which is especially visible in the pictures below.
Special effect experts DxOMark made iPhone 8 Plus, which when shooting in a Sunny day outdoors to get the most detailed, clear pictures with the most accurate color reproduction.
However, indoors in low-light photos in the iPhone 8 Plus, when you use portrait mode is still too much noise (but less than the predecessor) and smallish detail. Another drawback is the autofocus, which even with a great optical zoom does not always work perfectly.
In the end, testing with resource DxOMark awarded the iPhone 8 – 92 points, and the leader of the iPhone 8 Plus – 94. Recall that the previous leader Google Pixel and HTC U11 received 90 points.