Apple iPhone 8 Plus vs Apple iPhone X

All SARs reported are averaged over one gram of body tissue corresponding to the US standard. The SARs may vary depending upon your specific cell phone network carrier (e.g., AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, or Verizon).

The minimum separation distance for body-worn testing was 5 mm (about two-tenths of an inch).

The SAR Levels for iPhone X Model A1865 and A1903:  FCC ID BCG-E3175A

Applicable Networks  C Spire, Sprint Wireless, US Cellular, Verizon

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According to test reports filed with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), the Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) for the iPhone X Model FCC ID BCG-E3161A (GSM and CDMA) for cellular transmission is 1.08 watts per kilogram (W/kg) at the head, and 1.08 W/kg when worn on the body. The hotspot/Airplay SAR is 1.09 W/kg. The SAR for simultaneous transmission (cellular plus Wi-Fi) is 1.39 W/kg at the head, 1.56 W/kg when worn on the body, and 1.56 W/kg when used as a hotspot simultaneously.

 

 


The SAR for the iPhone X Model A1901:  FCC ID BCG-E3175A

Applicable Networks AT&T, T-Mobile USA

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According to test reports filed with the FCC, the Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) for iPhone X Model A1901 (GSM, no CDMA) for cellular transmission is 1.07 watts per kilogram (W/kg) at the head, and 1.09 W/kg when worn on the body. The hotspot/Airplay SAR is 1.09 W/kg. The SAR for simultaneous transmission (cellular plus Wi-Fi) is 1.41 W/kg at the head, 1.59 W/kg when worn on the body, and 1.59 W/kg when used as a hotspot simultaneously.

 

 

 

 


The SAR for the iPhone 8 Plus Model A1864: FCC ID BCG-E3160A

Applicable Networks: C Spire, Sprint Wireless, US Cellular, Verizon


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The SAR Level for the iPhone 8 Plus Model A1864: FCC ID BCG-E3160A  (CDMA) for cellular transmission is 1.09 watts per kilogram (w/kg) at the head, and 1.09 w/kg when worn on the body. The hotspot/Airplay SAR is 1.09 w/kg. The SAR for simultaneous transmission (cellular plus Wi-Fi) is 1.48 w/kg at the head, 1.59 w/kg when worn on the body, and 1.59 w/kg when used as a hotspot.

 

 


The SAR for the iPhone 8 Plus Model A1897 FCC ID BCG-E3174A

Applicable Networks: AT&T, T-Mobile USA

iPhone-8-Plus-SAR-Level-Model-A1897-FCCID-BCG-E3174AThe SAR level for the iPhone 8 Plus Model A1897 FCC ID BCG-E3174A (NO CDMA) for cellular transmission is 1.09 watts per kilogram (w/kg) at the head, and 1.09 w/kg when worn on the body. The hotspot/Airplay SAR is 1.09 w/kg. The SAR for simultaneous transmission (cellular plus Wi-Fi) is 1.48 w/kg at the head, 1.59 w/kg when worn on the body, and 1.59 w/kg when used as a hotspot.

 

 

 

 


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USA SAR Level for Apple iPhone 8 Plus vs Apple iPhone X SAR Levels
SAR AT&T Model for Apple iPhone 8 Plus vs Apple iPhone X SAR Levels
  • Carrier Variant
    iPhone 8 Plus GSM Apple iPhone X GSM Model A1901
  • Model Variant Number
    Model A1897 Model A1901 GSM, no CDMA
  • FCC Approval Date
    11 September 2017 05 September 2017
  • FCC ID
    BCG-E3174A BCG-E3175A
  • FCC Report Link
  • US SAR Ratings
    USA Legal Limit is 1.6 W/kg - FCC SAR testing is measured in watts per kilogram (or W/kg) averaged over ONE gram of simulated biological tissue. USA Legal Limit is 1.6 W/kg - FCC SAR testing is measured in watts per kilogram (or W/kg) averaged over ONE gram of simulated biological tissue.
  • Head SAR Level
    1.09 w/kg 1.07 w/kg
  • Body SAR Level
    1.09 w/kg 1.09 w/kg
  • Product Specific Use
    1.09 w/kg 1.09 w/kg
  • Simultaneous Transmission
    1.59 w/kg 1.59 w/kg
  • Simultaneous Head SAR
    1.45 w/kg 1.41 w/kg
  • Simultaneous Body SAR
    1.59 w/kg 1.59 w/kg
  • Hotspot SAR
    1.59 w/kg 1.59 w/kg
SAR Verizon Model for Apple iPhone 8 Plus vs Apple iPhone X SAR Levels
SAR Sprint Model for Apple iPhone 8 Plus vs Apple iPhone X SAR Levels
SAR T-Mobile Model for Apple iPhone 8 Plus vs Apple iPhone X SAR Levels
SAR Vodafone Model for Apple iPhone 8 Plus vs Apple iPhone X SAR Levels
SAR U.S. Cellular for Apple iPhone 8 Plus vs Apple iPhone X SAR Levels
EU SAR Level for Apple iPhone 8 Plus vs Apple iPhone X SAR Levels
  • EU SAR Ratings
    SAR limits within the EU, following IEC standards. For mobile phones, and other such hand-held devices, the SAR limit is 2 W/kg averaged over the 10 g of tissue absorbing the most signal (IEC 62209-1). SAR limits within the EU, following IEC standards. For mobile phones, and other such hand-held devices, the SAR limit is 2 W/kg averaged over the 10 g of tissue absorbing the most signal (IEC 62209-1).
  • Head SAR Level
    0.99 W/kg 0.87 w/kg
  • Body SAR Level
    0.99 W/kg 0.97 w/kg
  • Simultaneous Head SAR
  • Simultaneous Body SAR
  • Hotspot SAR