Apple iPhone 3G

Announced:
Jun 09, 2008
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Jul 11, 2008

PhoneArena Rating:

8.0
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Apple iPhone 3G

Announced: Jun 09, 2008
Market status: Released
Release date: Jul 11, 2008

PhoneArena Rating:

8.0
Read Full Review
  • Display 3.5" 320 x 480 pixels
  • Camera 2 MP
  • Storage 16 GB
  • Battery 1150 mAh
  • Fingerprint
  • Lightweight
  • Thin
  • LTE
  • Waterproof
  • NFC
  • Dual SIM

Display

Display size:

3.5 inches

Resolution:

320 x 480 pixels

Pixel density:

165 ppi

Technology:

LCD

Screen-to-body ratio:

52.35 %

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

2 megapixels

Design

Dimensions:

4.50 x 2.40 x 0.48 inches (115.5 x 62.1 x 12.3 mm)

Weight:

4.70 oz (133 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Colors:

Black, White

Hardware & Performance

Processor:

Single core, 412 MHz

RAM:

0.1 GB

Internal storage:

16 GB

OS:

iOS (4.x, 3.x, 2.x)

Battery

Capacity:

1150 mAh

Talk time:

10.00 hours
the average is 22 h (1323 min)

Stand-by time:

12.5 days (300 hours)
the average is 21 days (509 h)

Music playback:

24.00 hours

Video playback:

7.00 hours

Cellular

UMTS:

850, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data:

HSDPA 3.6 Mbit/s, UMTS

Connectivity

Bluetooth:

2.0, EDR

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g

USB:

Yes

Connector:

Proprietary

Location:

GPS

Other:

Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors:

Accelerometer

Notifications:

Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice recording

Multimedia

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector:

3.5mm

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Jun 09, 2008

FCC ID value:

BCGA1241 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

1.38 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Body:

0.52 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

Apple iPhone 3G 8GB

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

8 GB

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Thick body (0.48 inches)
  • The camera lacks autofocus
  • The camera lacks flash
  • Proprietary USB connector
  • No front-facing camera
  • Low pixel density screen (165 ppi)

Description

Apple iPhone 3G adds support of 3G HSDPA fast data and GPS. It has the same screen, camera, OS and memory (8 or 16GB) as the first one, and almost the same design but now will accept any 3.5mm headphones. It will run on the new software version which support third party application thanks to the official SDK.

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