Apple iPod touch 3rd generation vs Apple iPhone 3GS

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Display

Display size

3.5 inches
3.5 inches

Resolution

320 x 480 pixels
320 x 480 pixels

Pixel density

165 ppi
165 ppi

Technology

LCD
LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

54.79 %
52.35 %

Features

Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

 
Single camera

Main camera

 
3 megapixels

Hardware Features

 
Autofocus

Video recording

 
640x480 (VGA) (30 fps)

Design

Dimensions

4.30 x 2.40 x 0.33 inches (109 x 61 x 8 mm)
4.50 x 2.40 x 0.48 inches (115.5 x 62.1 x 12.3 mm)

Weight

4.05 oz (115 g)
the average is 20.6 oz (589 g)
4.76 oz (135 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Colors

 
Black, White

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

 
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Preset equalizer, Background playback
 

Hardware & Performance

Processor

 
Single core, 600 MHz

GPU

 
PowerVR SGX535

RAM

0.25 GB
0.25 GB

Internal storage

64 GB
32 GB

OS

iOS (3.x)
iOS (6.1, 6, 5.1, 5, 4.x, 3.x)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

2.1, EDR
2.1, EDR

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g
802.11 b, g

USB

Proprietary, USB 2.0
Proprietary, USB 2.0

Features

USB charging
 

Location

 
GPS

Sensors

 
Accelerometer, Compass

Other

Computer sync, OTA sync
Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

UMTS

 
850, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data

 
HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, UMTS

Battery

Capacity

789 mAh
1219 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Talk time

 
12.00 hours
the average is 20 h (1174 min)

Stand-by time

 
12.5 days (300 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)

Music playback

30.00 hours
30.00 hours

Video playback

6.00 hours
10.00 hours

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
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