Apple iPod touch 3rd generation vs Apple iPhone 3GS

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Display

Size

3.5 inches
3.5 inches

Resolution

480 x 320 pixels,
165 PPI
480 x 320 pixels,
165 PPI

Technology

LCD
LCD

Screen-to-body

54.79 %
52.35 %

Features

Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

Processor

 
Single core, 600 MHz

GPU

 
PowerVR SGX535

RAM

0.25GB
0.25GB

Internal storage

64GB
32GB

OS

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

Battery

Capacity

789 mAh
1219 mAh

Type

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

Camera

Rear

 
Single camera

Main camera

 
3 MP (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 15.1 oz (432 g)
4.76 oz (135 g)
the average is 6.4 oz (184 g)

Colors

 
Black, White

Cellular

UMTS

 
850, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

 
HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, UMTS

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

Album art cover, Preset equalizer, Background playback
 

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

Charging
Charging

Sensors

 
Accelerometer, Compass

Other

Computer sync, OTA sync
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
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