The X is here at last. This week, Apple began shipping its reimagined take on the iPhone -- the iPhone X -- after seeing demand from buyers that the company described as "off the charts." Initial units reportedly sold out in minutes, and delivery dates have now been pushed well into December. However, the X is not your only option for a next-gen Apple smartphone. The iPhone 8 Plus will still give you a lot of the advancements that you'll get with the iPhone X, and for a lower price. Which is the better fit for you? In the following slides, the CRN Test Center looks at how Apple's iPhone 8 Plus compares with its iPhone X on specs and price.