iPhone 8/ iPhone X: Information for Aussies

Australian guide to the new iPhone, specs, pricing, features

If you’re looking for information on Apple’s iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X in Australia, you’ve come to exactly the right place. Techly has done the hard work for you.

We live blogged the launch and can explain the new features and accessories of the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X, Apple Watch LTE, and iOS 11.

iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus: Release date

The event was held on September 13 2017, where Apple CEO Tim Cook revealed the newest features of the iPhone X, Apple Watch LTE, Apple TV 4K iOS 11 and AirPods.

Pre-orders for the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus began on Friday September 15, with shipping commencing on September 22 – the same day the phone became available in stores.

iPhone X: Release date

The iPhone X was released later than the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, with pre-orders beginning on October 27 in time for the official release date of November 3.


Check out our total breakdown of pricing. If you’re not keen on buying outright, here’s what it’ll cost at Optus, Telstra, Virgin & Vodafone.