The iPhone 8 Plus is a bigger phone for the true Apple fan. It comes with a larger battery, larger screen, stronger camera, and a better CPU than the previous iPhone 7 Plus model. The new CPU is called A11 Bionic and is a major upgrade in speed. Its full glass back panel makes it possible to charge the phone through wireless Qi technology. It’s a great phone with a large bright screen.
Finish: Gold, Silver, or Space Gray finish
OS: iOS 11
Memory: Storage capacity of 64/256GB
Size: 6.24×3.07×0.3 inches
Weight: 7.13 ounces or 202 grams
Display: Retina HD 5.5-inch display with LCD Multi-Touch and IPS technology
Resistance: It’s rated IP67 for splash, water, and dust resistance
Camera: 12MP rear camera with a f/1.8 aperture for wide angles and f/2.8 for telephoto. The camera gives you 4K video recording at 24/30/60fps. The 7MP front FaceTime camera has a f/2.2 aperture, Retina Flash and 1080p HD video recording at 30 or 60fps.
Security: Touch ID with a fingerprint sensor on the Home Button
Additional Features: Siri assistant that helps to send messages and much more using your voice
Battery: A powerful battery that lasts as long as the iPhone 7 Plus battery. It gives you up to 21 hours of talk time, 13 hours of internet use, 14 hours of video playback, and 60 hours of audio playback. It’s capable of fast-charge too and can charge up to 50% in 30 minutes.
The iPhone 8 Plus is a more advanced version of the iPhone 8 giving you a larger screen and better battery life but like all gadgets, it’s prone to bugs and hitches. If you ever run into a major hitch with your iPhone 8 Plus, we highly recommend that you have it checked at a professional iPhone 8 Plus repair Singapore experts at iRepair on Prinsep Street. iRepair provides the most affordable, professional, and fastest iPhone 8 repair services in Singapore.
Let’s take a quick look at some of the most common iPhone 8 problems and how to fix them.
iPhone 8 Plus Screen Repair Singapore
The iPhone 8 Plus comes with a larger 5.5-inch Retina HD display screen featuring LCD Multi-Touch and IPS technology. The screen has a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels at 440 ppi and a 1300:1 contrast ratio. It is a True Tone display complete with fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating, 3D Touch, and support for multiple languages and characters. This is an advanced display but unfortunately prone to damage and malfunctions.
Potential iPhone 8 Plus Screen Problems
The iPhone 8 Plus screen is susceptible to physical damage or internal malfunctions. Physical damages due to accidents or mishandling include cracks, burn marks, and lack of display while internal malfunctioning can result in unresponsiveness, slow response, flickering, blank screen, lines on the screen, no backlight, dead pixels, touch disease, and much more.
Possible Solutions to Screen problems
Due to the sensitive nature of the iPhone 8 screen, it is highly recommended that you take it to a professional iPhone 8 Plus technician such as iRepair in Singapore for further checks or for a screen replacement at an affordable cost.
iPhone 8 Plus Battery Repair Singapore
The iPhone 8 Plus comes with a stronger battery with the same capacity as the iPhone 7 Plus. The battery is capable of giving you up to 21 hours of talk time and 13 hours of internet use. However, like any other smartphone battery, it has its own share of problems too.
Potential iPhone 8 Plus Battery problems
- Fast draining or low battery life
- Slow charging
- Overheating while charging
- If the battery drains fast, check for the power-draining apps in the settings and turn them off
- Use the original charger that came with the phone. 3rd party chargers and power banks are not as efficient as the genuine iPhone 8 Plus charger.
- If the problem persists, take the phone to iRepair in Singapore for a battery replacement at a good price.
iPhone 8 Plus Camera Replacement in Singapore
The iPhone 8 Plus comes with two powerful cameras, a 12MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture for wide angles and f/2.8 aperture for telephoto. The front FaceTime camera has 7MP, Retina Flash, and fast HD recording. The camera is also prone to physical damage and malfunctions such as:
- Cracks and scratches on the lens
- Broken camera
- Blurred or out of focus images
- Showing a black screen
Other than checking and adjusting the settings, do not attempt to repair a damaged or malfunctioning iPhone 8 camera lest you mess up with other phone components. If the camera has any form of physical damage, bring it iRepair in Singapore for a fast and affordable camera replacement service.
iPhone 8 Plus Back Cover Replacement Singapore
The iPhone 8 Plus has a beautiful full glass back cover that facilitates wireless Qi charging. It is available in 3 colors, Gold, Silver, and Space Gray. The cover can potentially suffer wear and tear damages such as discoloration, cracks, or simply bend. In the event of any back cover damage, simply visit iRepair on Prinsep Street in Singapore to have it replaced with a new one at an affordable price.
iPhone 8 Plus Water Damage Repair in Singapore
Your precious iPhone 8 Plus is rated IP67 for splash and water resistance but if exposed to rain or water for a long time, it may suffer from corrosion. Sea water is even worse as it contains minerals that accelerate rusting and corrosion of internal parts.
Potential Solutions to Water Damage
- Turn off your phone immediately. Powering it on can short the motherboard and cause more damage
- Bring it to iRepair in Singapore for a thorough chemical wash to remove the liquid residue
Apple Repair and pricing in Singapore
If you are covered by Apple warranty or have purchased the AppleCare+ service package, you are eligible for their repair and replacement services. However, their costs are a bit on the higher side and there’ll be a long waiting time for your device to be repaired. Apple charges S$219 for screen repair only and S$529 for other repairs.
Your best option when looking for affordable and professional repair or part replacement for your iPhone 8 Plus is to take it to iRepair on Prinsep Street in Singapore. At iRepair, your device will be repaired fast and efficiently at the best price in town. Replacements and repairs of most parts usually take an hour at iRepair.