Apple iPhone 3GS

Description

Apple iPhone 3GS adds support for HSDPA 7.2 Mbps fast data and a digital compass. The new model from Cupertino's factory also has an improved battery life and working speed - loading is much more faster. The camera is upgraded to a 3-megapixel sensor with autofocus and tap to focus option and is capable of video recording with a VGA resolution (640x480 pixels). In the other aspects, Apple iPhone 3GS is pretty much the same as the previous version and has a 3.5" multi-touch display with resolution of 480x320 pixels, Wi-Fi, GPS and it has the same size.

This device is also known as Apple iPhone 3G S

Cons

  • 32GB basic storage (not expandable)
  • Thick body (0.48 inches)
  • Proprietary USB connector

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Display

Size: 3.5 inches
Resolution: 480 x 320 pixels, 165 PPI
Technology: LCD
Screen-to-body: 52.35 %
Colors: 16 777 216
Touchscreen: Capacitive, Multi-touch
Features: Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

Processor: Single core, 600 MHz
GPU: PowerVR SGX535
RAM: 0.25GB
Internal storage: 32GB
Device type: Smartphone
OS: iOS (6.1, 6.x, 5.1, 5, 4.x, 3.x)

Battery

Capacity: 1219 mAh
Type: Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Camera

Rear: Single camera
Main camera: 3 MP (Autofocus)
Video recording: 640x480 (VGA) (30 fps)
Dimensions: 4.50 x 2.40 x 0.48 inches (115.5 x 62.1 x 12.3 mm)
Weight: 4.76 oz (135.0 g)
Keys: Left: Volume control, Other
Colors: Black, White

Cellular

UMTS: Bands 5(850), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Data Speed: HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, UMTS

Multimedia

Headphones: 3.5mm jack
Speakers: Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth: 2.1, EDR
Wi-Fi: 802.11 b, g
USB: Proprietary, USB 2.0
Features: Charging
Location: GPS
Sensors: Accelerometer, Compass
Other: Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications: Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Other features: Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:
Date approved: Jun 08, 2009
FCC ID value: BCGA1303A link
Measured SAR:
Head: 1.19 W/kg
Measured in: 1900 MHz
Body: 0.33 W/kg
Measured in: 1900 MHz

Availability

Officially announced: Jun 08, 2009
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Alternative variants

Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB

Differences from the main variant:
Internal storage: 8GB

Apple iPhone 3GS 16GB

Differences from the main variant:
Internal storage: 16GB

Carrier Availability

Discontinued

AT&T

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