REFURBISHED IPHONE 8 PLUS
- Apple iPhone 8 Plus 256GB Silver Smartphone Unlocked Like New A+£290.00Out of stock
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The Refurbished iPhone 8 Plus Unlocked
2017 was a big year for Apple and all of the iPhone lovers all over the world. Granted, it was not the first time Apple introduced 3 new iPhones in the same year, but it was probably the first year Apple releases 3 of its best and most innovative iPhones as well as introducing the new all-screen iPhone design. However, this design did not stop the iPhone 8 Plus from shining and taking its rightful place as one of the best and most valuable iPhones of all time.
Today, you can get the iPhone 8 Plus refurbished at QwikFone for a great price and the best benefits and guarantees in the UK for a refurbished iPhone. Check out our experts' review of the iPhone 8 Plus as well as our deal details below.
Why Choose the refurbished iPhone 8 Plus?
Other than the 2 other iPhones that were released with the iPhone 8 Plus in the same year, there are several iPhones that were released after it. So, why should you choose the iPhone 8 Plus? and why get it refurbished? Well the answer for both questions is the price that allows you to save a great deal of money and get the maximum value in exchange for your payment. The iPhone 8 Plus offers the best and most important features you can get for its price point at the refurbished state.
First things first, it is important to know why a refurbished iPhone 8 Plus is the better choice. Of course, you get to save money on the phone's price, but what about the phone's condition? Is it authentic in the first place? Is it scratched? What about the camera quality? And the battery life?
Testing the iPhone 8 Plus refurbished
For QwikFone offer of the iPhone 8 Plus refurbished, the device is as good as new. This pertains to the outer look of the iPhone and the performance of its different parts alike. The QwikFone test is performed by our iPhone experts after our Checkmends report arrives proving the legitimacy of the device. The testing process includes 40 points thoroughly inspect and ensure the perfect state of the hardware and software of the iPhone 8 Plus. The test includes checking the screen of the iPhone to make sure its brightness and touch sensitivity in a pristine condition. The battery must retain 80% or 90% of its capacity for it to be pristine. If any part does not meet its required parameters, it is replaced by our repair specialist with an refurbished OEM part. The reason for using OEM parts is that this type of spare parts is manufactured by the same manufacturer that made the original iPhone which means that this part was made under the same standards and quality measurements as the iPhone itself which enables it to provide the same level of performance without much difference. As for the reason for using refurbished parts is to reduce the cost of the refurbishment without giving up the quality of the OEM part. After the refurbishment process is finished, the iPhone 8 Plus is as good as new inside and out!
The refurbished iPhone 8 Plus unlocked
The iPhone 8 Plus is also unlocked during the refurbishment so that the user is able to use whatever carrier he or she would like. This is important when it comes to traveling to different countries. You will notice that communication in different countries would require spending extra expenses in form of roaming bundles or new phones that accept the SIM card of one of the local carriers. Thanks to the fact that the reconditioned iPhone 8 Plus is unlocked, these expenses are brought to a minimum as you would only purchase a new line from a local carrier and put the SIM card in the iPhone 8 Plus and it will work right away without any restrictions.
The accessories of the reconditioned iPhone 8 Plus
With all of this, and at the same price without any increase, the refurbished iPhone 8 Plus comes with a full set of brand-new accessories that are most essential for the iPhone 8 Plus. The accessories include a charger brick, a lightning charging cable, and a SIM ejector pin to open the SIM tray and insert your SIM card. These accessories have our own branding as they are made by our very own partners. This is the way we ensure that you get similar performance and quality to that of an original Apple iPhone accessory at the lowest cost and price point possible.
Repairing and returning the refurbished iPhone 8 Plus
The refurbished iPhone 8 Plus from QwikFone comes with the guarantee of a 1-year warranty. This warranty ensures that you get free repairs but our mobile repair specialists if the device turns out to have any problem caused by a manufacturing mistake. The device may be replaced with another pristine reconditioned iPhone 8 Plus is the problem cannot be fixed.
This warranty also covers the accessories that comes with the phone as they will be replaced with brand-new items instead of any defective items. QwikFone's warranty policy only covers manufacturing defective items. It is important to not subject your device to any accidental damage as the warranty won't cover that damage.
The refurb iPhone 8 Plus return policy
Returning the iPhone 8 Plus is easy with this deal from QwikFone. The return policy extends over 30 days and it guarantees that our customer receives a full refund upon returning this iPhone 8 Plus order. While the QwikFone return policy does not require a specific reason for return on the customer's part, the only condition is for the iPhone & its accessories to be pristine/new and undamaged.
As per the standard return policy, damaged items are not eligible for return and, therefore, the price cannot be refunded.
With a full month opportunity to return this deal, the QwikFone offer is considered the best one on the iPhone 8 Plus refurbished in the UK.
Best Deal offer in the UK on iPhone 8 Plus
QwikFone's deal on the refurbished iPhone 8 Plus is guaranteed to be the lowest-price one you find in the UK & the EU. For this price, the phone is in like-new condition and comes with brand-new accessories.
Also, Since the iPhone 8 Plus is unlocked, you can use it in the UK as well as in any country around the world which saves you any additional costs like roaming or buying a different device to use abroad.
Monthly payment plans
Besides offering the lowest price on the iPhone 8 Plus refurbished, QwikFone is also enabling its customers to use special payment methods that allow paying in monthly instalments.
Usually, monthly instalment plans mean a price increase as the added interest ends up making the deal more expensive than if paid in full upfront. However, this is not the case with Klarna & PayPal Credit, the two instalment methods that QwikFone is providing.
You can choose to pay with Klarna or PayPal Credit. In both cases, you get to pay for your iPhone over 3 interest-free instalments. PayPal Credit UK allows a 90-day period during which you can pay off your credit.
As for Klarna, you get to pay only the first payment upon order confirmation by QwikFone. The second payment is du in 30 days and the third and final payment is after 60 days from the order confirmation date.
Klarna also offers an option that enables users to get the iPhone & use it for a full month before paying for it. In this case, Klarna will pay for your order and you get to try the iPhone & accessories for 30 days. If you like the iPhone, pay for it, if not, you will be able to return it without paying anything or having to wait for refunds.
Shipping policy & free shipping
QwikFone is offering one of the best shipping policies for a refurbished iPhone 8 Plus in the UK. Place your order within our business hours to get a free shipping with our same-day ship out service for free as well. The free shipping option is also available for orders placed out or our business hours, but without the same-day shipping.
Finally, we offer a late shipping option for a small fee to get your order shipped out on the same day you're placing your order if you have missed the proper hours to get a same-day shipping service for free.
Qwik-Review of the iPhone 8 Plus
As usual with iPhone Plus devices, this is the larger version of the iPhone 8. However, there are many other differences and upgrades in this iPhone as opposed to the iPhone 8. So, primarily, if you want the larger display and prefer handling a larger handset, this is a good choice for you. Unlike the iPhone X of the same year, the front of the iPhone 8 Plus is not all-screen. So, you will be getting a bigger screen than the iPhone 8 but still get the beloved home button with the front-facing fingerprint ID. For those who are used to using a home button, this is the most convenient version of the iPhone.
The iPhone 8 Plus will come initially with iOS 11 and you will be able to run the needed updates in a few minutes to run the iOS 13.4 on your handset. This means having the latest software version of Apple's iOS without having to pay the price of the latest iPhone!
Moving on to the cameras of the iPhone 8 Plus, the main camera module contains dual 12MP cameras and a quad-LED flash for that extra brightness in your photos. The rear camera also has HDR, optical zoom, and films 4K videos (2160p). As for the front camera, it shoots 7MP quality selfies, has HDR as well as face detection. The front camera records full HD (1080p) videos which makes it perfect for vlogging and video calling over FaceTime and other apps at a high quality.
While the numbers of the cameras' quality may not seem impressive compared to other camera phones, you must remember that iPhones don't have the highest numbers when it comes to specs, but with Apple's technology and the iOS assistance, iPhones have always managed to capture the best images whether they are taken with the front or back camera. When it comes to images details and sharpness, the iPhone 8 Plus images are the best photos you can get at this price rate.
While the iPhone 8 Plus does not have a 3.5mm jack for earphones, users are now used to the fact that iPhones don't come with dedicated jack for headphones and they are either using wireless earphones, the dongle that converts the lightning jack to a 3.5mm jack, or the loudspeaker, preferably when they are alone, of course. As people are more used now to the universal trend of going wireless, more and more users have become more appreciative of losing the confusing and tangled wires of their earphones.
The display resolution of the iPhone 8 Plus is 1080 x 1920 pixels. This resolution promises an amazing time watching your favorite content on the Retina display screen with the details as sharp as they can be. Editing images and videos on the iPhone 8 Plus can also be a super fun time with the help of the A11 Bionic processor.
Last but not least, the iPhone 8 Plus is one of the rare iPhones that come with a bright red color variant. With the glossy glass back, the look of this phone is both elegant and fun. No matter what color you decide to get the refurbished iPhone 8 Plus, you will have a luxurious iPhone that looks and works perfectly.
The Most Common Asked Questions About Refurbished iPhone 8 Plus Refurbished
How much is the iPhone 8 Plus refurbished?
The refurbished iPhone 8 Plus's price range between £310 and £400. The reason for the differences in the pricing is due to the differences in the internal storage of the phone as well as the color since the iPhone 8 Plus has a special limited edition red color. Other than these two details, all of QwikFone's iPhone 8 Plus refurbished devices are in a pristine condition, come with the standard QwikFone accessories, and has the same return policy and warranty period and terms.
How much is iPhone 8 Plus unlocked?
At QwikFone, the price of the unlocked iPhone 8 Plus stays the same and it ranges between £310 and £400 according to the color and the internal storage space you choose. The refurbished iPhone 8 Plus from QwikFone comes in an unlocked state by default and it requires no additional expenses.
Is iPhone 8 Plus worth buying?
The iPhone 8 Plus is one of the best iPhones to ever be released by Apple. The reason for this is that this phone offers greater value in exchange for its price than any other iPhone. The A11 Bionic chip works perfect with the 3GB RAM and the iOS of the iPhone 8 Plus can be upgraded to its latest version, iOS 13.4, after only a few minutes of update.
The iPhone 8 Plus has a large screen of 5.5 inches as well as the beloved home button with the built-in fingerprint scanner. It also has one of the biggest batteries Apple iPhones have. Last but not least, its color variations are not only rare to see in Apple iPhones, but also unique across the board.
How can I get an iPhone 8 Plus for free?
According to the QwikFone warranty policy, the refurbished iPhone 8 Plus must be in a pristine condition and has no flaws or manufacturing errors. In case any problem found with the iPhone 8 Plus by the user and our repair professionals find it irreparable or can reappear, the user gets a free replacement of the device with another pristine iPhone 8 Plus.
Is it worth buying iPhone 8 Plus in 2020?
Absolutely! The iPhone 8 Plus offers value in both software and hardware as well as the design that makes it worth buying in 2020 and beyond.
For the design, you get the home button and the large 5.5" screen. This means no notch. The battery is 2691 mAh, one of Apple's largest batteries for iPhones. The performance is impeccable with the processor and the latest version of iOS. The rear camera system is dual with 12MP quality for photos and 4K quality for videos. The selfie camera has 7MP quality and films Full HD videos.
So, the iPhone 8 Plus acts, among other functionalities, as your gaming device, watching screen, YouTube camera, and video editor at the same time. While in theory other smartphones do the same, the iPhone 8 Plus actually has the right specs to do all of this without having to be charged every couple of hours or giving you a frozen screen when you try to run multiple apps at the same time.
Is iPhone 8 Plus discontinued?
The iPhone 8 Plus is still available and supported by Apple in the form of software updates and security installations. When you get the refurbished unlocked iPhone 8 Plus from QwikFone you can enjoy both the updates from Apple and the 1-year warranty from QwikFone in order to guarantee free repairs for the first year without additional costs.
How much does the iPhone 8 Plus cost in 2020?
If you decide to get the iPhone 8 Plus refurbished, it can cost £300-£400 in total if you choose to go for the free shipping option from QwikFone. You won't need to pay even for accessories as our team provides a set of brand-new accessories for the iPhone.
How long will an iPhone 8 Plus last?
The refurbished iPhone 8 Plus from QwikFone is in a guaranteed pristine condition and it comes with a 1-year warranty. If the phone is taken care of and not submitted to any accidental damage, it is supposed to last just like the brand-new iPhone 8 Plus would.
Which iPhone is better 7 Plus or 8 Plus?
While the iPhone 7 Plus is quite similar to the iPhone 8 Plus in terms of design, the iPhone 8 Plus has the better chipset and camera. The iPhone 8 Plus's battery accepts fast charging and the build of the phone allows wireless charging while the iPhone 7 Plus has none of that. Finally, the iPhone 8 Plus has the more recent and better-looking color variation while the iPhone 7 Plus colors are the same as the iPhone 6 and other older iPhones.
Which is better iPhone 8 Plus or XR?
iPhone 8 Plus is better than iPhone XR is many aspects. First, iPhone 8 Plus is a flagship while iPhone XR is not. IPhone 8 Plus has a higher screen resolution compared to the iPhone XR even though the latter has a bigger screen. Also, iPhone 8 Plus has 3D Touch while XR doesn't.
Finally, iPhone 8 Plus has a dual-lens main camera module while XR has only a single-lens camera. This is the most important and prominent point that iPhone 8 Plus exceeds the iPhone XR: Photography and videos!
So, While iPhone XR costs more which may mean that it is better in theory, iPhone 8 Plus has more value to it.
Is it better to buy an iPhone 8 Plus from Apple or your carrier?
Apple refurbished iPhones are always the most recommended choice. However, iPhone 8 Plus was one of Apple's best releases of all times, this is why it is almost impossible to find it now as it was sold out and there were no returns to be sold as refurbished.
As for iPhone 8 Plus sold by carriers, they are going to be locked to that carrier which creates a restriction as to which SIM card and phone number you can use. So, to get the best of both ends, QwikFone is offering you an unlocked pristine iPhone 8 Plus with a 12-month warranty.
What is the best deal for iPhone 8 Plus?
QwikFone deals offer great prices, pristine conditions, and perfect terms. The iPhone 8 Plus device is tested by specialists and is protected with a 12-month warranty. All of our devices are also unlocked to provide our customers with the proper freedom to use whatever carrier they'd like.
Should I buy iPhone 8 or 8 Plus?
iPhone 8 Plus has a larger screen, better display resolution, bigger battery, and dual-camera module compared to iPhone 8. With the same processor and chipset, it all comes down to your direct experiences with the iPhone i.e. Battery life, viewing videos, taking photos, and so on.
So, iPhone 8 Plus is definitely a better and improved version of iPhone 8.
Is the refurbished iPhone 8 Plus UK still worth buying in 2021?
Apple designed & built the iPhone 8 Plus with high value in mind. As a result, this particular iPhone model is built to last for a few years, not only in terms of being sturdy and durable, but also in terms of having features that remain to be relevant for years to come.
This makes the refurbished iPhone 8 Plus worth buying in 2021 and after that as it will still get the latest iOS upgrades for several more years and it has a powerful processor that can handle more advanced features and functionality smoothly without affecting the speed of the device.
Is the low-budget iPhone 8 Plus outdated?
The iPhone 8 Plus is low-cost because is it refurbished in the most cost-efficient way without compromising its quality or its pristine condition. Since the iPhone 8 Plus is still supported by Apple, the software is upgradable to the latest version of iOS 14 and it is expected to get the latest iOS that will be released in the next few years.
So, the iPhone 8 Plus is most definitely up to date and it runs the same software versions as the iPhone 11 & iPhone 12.
Will the iPhone 8 Plus be discontinued in 2021?
Apple iPhones are usually supported for 5 years after they are released. This means that the 2017 iPhone 8 Plus is expected to be supported throughout 2021 and 2022 as well. This support will include receiving iOS upgrades as well as security patches.
Which specific iPhone 8 Plus model is best rated?
The iPhone 8 Plus 64GB in both the silver and gold color variants is quite popular thanks to the attractive not overbearing colors and the affordable price. For under £300, you can get a like- new iPhone 8 Plus and enjoy its wireless charging as well as all of the iOS 14 latest & greatest features.
Why the unlocked iPhone 8 Plus is the best phone as per QwikFone experts?
Having an unlocked iPhone 8 Plus enables you to enjoy its powerful performance and advanced features anywhere around the world. Changing locations does not mean having to change your handset any more. With the unlocked iPhone 8 Plus from QwikFone, you can travel to almost any country in the world, purchase a local SIM card from any carrier and put in your iPhone to have it working perfectly with it without facing any obstacles.
What iPhone is comparable to the 8 Plus?
The iPhone 8 is the most similar and comparable to the iPhone 8 Plus. With a few differences that are considered upgrades offered in the iPhone 8 Plus, the iPhone 8 has the same processor, design, build material, and essential features as the iPhone 8 Plus.
How long will the iPhone 8 Plus receive updates?
The iPhone 8 Plus is expected to receive software updates and security updates throughout 2022.
I have an iPhone 8 Plus with 91% battery health. Should I replace my battery? It’s a refurbished iPhone I bought from QwikFone. The battery drains out quickly. Will team QwikFone help me with the same?
QwikFone is glad to help at anytime. While a 91% battery health is considered to be pristine, a battery that drains too quickly is a sign that something is wrong. If you're iPhone is still in warranty period, please contact us to have this issue resolved for free.
If your iPhone 8 Plus is out of its 12-month warranty, we would also be glad to help through our repair services where we can provide your with a battery replacement.
Is getting a UK refurb iPhone 8 Plus or buying a OnePlus Nord worth it in 2021?
Both phones are great smartphones with great capabilities that make them 100% worth buying in 2021.
The iPhoen 8 Plus is available pristine by QwikFone at the most affordable price and with all guarantees including a 12-month warranty and a 30-day refund period. Since the iPhone 8 Plus is running the latest iOS up to the end of 2022, it will provide you with the best and most recent iOS features. All that comes at the price of a mid-range phone.