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Apple iPhone 8 Plus vs Apple iPhone X

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    Apple iPhone 8 Plus
    Apple iPhone X
  • RF Protection

    Apple iPhone 8 Plus SAR Level Summary:
    The cellular transmission SAR values for the Apple iPhone 8 Plus (FCC ID BCG-E3160A) are 1.09 W/kg (watts per kilogram) at the head and 1.09 W/kg when worn on the body. The simultaneous transmission SAR values for Apple iPhone 8 Plus (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 simultaneously with other transmitters active.


    iPhone 8 Plus Radiation Safety Accessories



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    Apple Pod Style Air Tube Headphones (Stereo Sound)

    $49.99




    Apple iPhone X SAR Level Summary:
    The cellular transmission SAR values for the Apple iPhone X (FCC ID BCG-E3175A) are 1.08 W/kg (watts per kilogram) at the head and 1.08 W/kg when worn on the body. The simultaneous transmission SAR values for Apple iPhone X (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 with other transmitters active.


    iPhone X Radiation Safety Accessories



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    Apple Pod Style Air Tube Headphones (Stereo Sound)

    $49.99



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.

 

 

 

 


FCC SAR Levels for Apple iPhone 8 Plus vs Apple iPhone X SAR Levels
  • FCC Approval Date This is the date the phone SAR test was completed before the phone's release to the public as required by law.
    11 September 2017 05 September 2017
  • FCC ID The FCC ID is the code used to register a device for FCC compliance
    BCG-E3160A BCG-E3175A
  • FCC Report Link A direct link to the FCC's website for confirming SAR levels that are listed on our website - We did the homework for you!
  • US SAR Ratings USA Legal Limit is 1.6 W/kg

    Apple iPhone 8 Plus

    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.

    Apple iPhone X

    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 SAR test when held against your head when only using cellular service. Wifi and other transmitter are NOT active
    1.09 w/kg
    1.08 w/kg
  • Body SAR Level SAR test when held against your body only using cellular service. Wifi and other transmitter are NOT active
    1.09 w/kg
    1.08 w/kg
  • Product Specific Use SAR test when held against your body only using the phone as a hotspot. Cellular and other transmitter are NOT active
    1.09 w/kg
    1.09 w/kg
  • Simultaneous Transmission The highest possible SAR recorded with ALL transmitters active, Cellular, WiFi, and Hotspot
    1.59 w/kg
    1.56 w/kg
  • Simultaneous Head The highest possible SAR test when held against your HEAD with cellular and WiFi transmitters active,
    1.48 w/kg
    1.39 w/kg
  • Simultaneous Body The highest possible SAR test when held against your BODY with cellular and WiFi transmitters active,
    1.59 w/kg
    1.56 w/kg
  • Hotspot SAR The highest possible SAR test when held against your BODY using the phone as a hotspot with cellular and WiFi transmitters active,
    1.59 w/kg
    1.56 w/kg