iPhone 3G S gets unboxed

iPhone 3G S gets unboxed
Although it´s just a week until the latest addition to the iPhone line, the iPhone 3G S, is officially released, some impatient individuals seem unable to wait that long and have taken the beast out of its box. Everything is as it should be – glossy back with a label that says 32GB. One of the images shows the compass interface, which seems to have an interesting way of calibration – you should wave the iPhone 3G S in a figure 8 motion.

As a whole, it looks like Apple didn’t do their best in terms of design. Everything is the same old, including the phone and the box. Well, we still don’t know what the package content is though, but judging from what we see, it is ... exactly the same. So, are you counting the days until you can get your iPhone 3G S?

Apple iPhone 3G S Specifications

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Apple iPhone 3G S comes in the same box
Apple iPhone 3G S comes in the same box

iPhone 3G S gets unboxed
iPhone 3G S gets unboxed
iPhone 3G S gets unboxed
iPhone 3G S gets unboxed

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17 Comments

1. coolchris1400

Posts: 7; Member since: Apr 11, 2008

I'm just going to say that this IPhone 3gs is not worth the upgrade, especially if they aren't getting it for new activation price like last year. No big difference from 3g to 3gs. Now 2g to 3g was a huge improvement and got a discounted price. 3gs=NOT WORTH IT. Also trying to shoot videos on a phone is crappy! buy a camcorder. Also who needs a compass WORTHLESS! Voice activation is crappy just like their mac versions.

2. vzw fanman

Posts: 1976; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

actually voice activation is nice especially with bluetooth. and i love being able to shoot videos with my phone and send it all the way down to florida in the matter of seconds.

7. Fanboys Suck

Posts: 609; Member since: Dec 12, 2008

I agree with you somewhat, but especially the compass... haha!! Technically, all phones (with GPS) could supply you with a compass of some sort... just use your gps, follow the maps, and you can easily figure out if you are going N,S,E or W... just a thought...

13. E.N.

Posts: 2610; Member since: Jan 25, 2009

I'm sticking with my good old iPhone 3G

3. MR521

Posts: 47; Member since: Jun 12, 2009

The upgrade seems to be good, not great just how we all complained the 1st generation iphone should have been, with that said how useful is the speed upgrades if ATTs 3G network is still weak?? Maybe on WiFi it will make a big difference but when you are out in the city, beach, mountains, etc. how great will this upgrade really be taken advantage of? The phone can only be as fast as the network allows it too.

4. *HOVA*

Posts: 564; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

The speed upgrades are for basic functions not data. It still has 3G just like the last one for data. They are referring to application launch times etc.

11. E.N.

Posts: 2610; Member since: Jan 25, 2009

I would think a faster processor would assist in download time too. Many simple/feature phones have 3G too but pages are rendered slower because the phone is not as powerful

5. metalpoet unregistered

it doesnt matter what apple and at&t do bcuz the phone is absolutely useless if u cant get a signal!

6. Fanboys Suck

Posts: 609; Member since: Dec 12, 2008

...Logically, that could be said about any phone and manufacturer... Here, let's try it for fun!! And we can all do it together, hold hands and sing kumbaya... Fill in the Blanks!!! "it doesnt matter what [blank] and [blank] do bcuz the phone is absolutely useless if u cant get a signal" "it doesnt matter what HTC and T-Mobile do bcuz the phone is absolutely useless if u cant get a signal" "it doesnt matter what LG and Verizon do bcuz the phone is absolutely useless if u cant get a signal" "it doesnt matter what Palm and Sprint do bcuz the phone is absolutely useless if u cant get a signal" Thanks for stating the obvious...You are right, no matter what a phone manufacturer and a phone company do, their products won't work without a signal... There, I think we all feel better :)

8. Kiltlifter

Posts: 742; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

LOL I LOVE YOUR COMMENT! I bet metalpoet is one of those dumb "VZW is the best thing to ever happen to the earth since the BIG BANG... IN FACT VZW STARTED THE BIG BANG!!!!! STORM FTW!!!!!" .............. Watch... if Apple ever starts making the iPhone for VZW he is going to say how awesome the iPhone is.... sheeple bother me.

9. vzw fanman

Posts: 1976; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

there does seem to be many more verizon supporters/customers/fans/workers on this site than any other carrier. :-) BB and vzw FTW.

10. Fanboys Suck

Posts: 609; Member since: Dec 12, 2008

Kiltlifter: :) haha! You are right on with this for sure... Let's be honest. Verizon will one day have the iPhone. And with that happening, there will be a shit-ton of Verizon Fanboys who will hop on the iPhone bandwagon and proclaim its "now excellence" because it will be on the Verizon Network... the same network that created all things...

12. E.N.

Posts: 2610; Member since: Jan 25, 2009

Agreed

14. MR521

Posts: 47; Member since: Jun 12, 2009

HAHAHAHAHA... that was funny...mind if i add a melody to it? I'll use it as a ringtone, but wait....maybe my stupid phone on VZW will not get a signal. good stuff man!

15. yourmom07

Posts: 66; Member since: Apr 07, 2009

I THINK HE JUST MEANT TO SAY HOW LAME AT&T SIGNAL IS? HE JUST DIDN'T WORD IT CORRECTLY.. NOT TAKING SIDES..JUST SAYING?

16. phone333

Posts: 331; Member since: Feb 04, 2009

-All Apple needs now is to create their own wireless service....or buy everybody and dominate the world....lol..

17. sonisoe

Posts: 440; Member since: May 06, 2009

i dont like the first 2 iphones simply despite all the super ease-of-use experience they miss useful and standard features - you know copy+paste, send/receive vcard, phone as modem, grouped contacts, video-call, even forward msgs at the early state... this one are fixing almost all these issues... if only it's coming out with a camera flash, apple can finally arguably claim it as the best phone out there... guess nxt year higher camera spec, flash, video-call, and multi-tasking.... palm (pre) is somewhat in a different field, but android definitely needs to catch-up...

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