iPhone 3GS Apple

  • clock speed
    0.6
    GHz
  • RAM
    0.25
    GB
  • size
    3.5
    inches
  • resolution
    164
    ppi

Review Breakdown

Apple iPhone 3GS

Display

PPI, brightness and contrast ratio
8.2

Camera

sensor size and aperture
5.6

Music

voice volume and music volume
9.4

Geekaphone Score

We don't have enough data yet to reach a conclusion

Detailed Comparison

display

Size
3.5"
Resolution
480 x 320 (164 ppi)
Panel
LCD (RGB)
Brightness
504 cd/m²
Contrast in sunlight
--
Surface
Gorilla Glass
Video out
None

processor

System on a chip
Apple APL0298
CPU
0.6 GHz, ARM Cortex A8
Architecture
Single core
Linpack
--
Quadrant
--
GPU
150 MHz, PowerVR SGX535
Architecture
Quad core
GL benchmark 2.5
--
Epic citadel
--
Basemark x
--
RAM
0.25 GB

camera

Lens
f/2.0, 4 mm (30 mm equiv.)
Resolution
3.1 MP (2048 x 1536)
Sensor
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
Light sensitivity
--
Flash
None
Autofocus
Yes
Image stabilization
None
Panorama
No
Continuous shooting
None
Aperture
f/2.0
Secondary camera
None

video

Video resolution
640 x 480 @ 30 fps
Video file format
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
Maximum bitrate
10 Mbps
Video light
No

battery

Type
Lithium-Ion (Non-removable)
Capacity
1,219 mA·h
Talk time
720 min
Standby time
18,000 min
Tested
3G talk time
--
Web browsing
--
Video playback
--

music

Speaker
Stereo (Bottom)
Frequency response
+0.01, -0.05
Noise level
-92.1 dB
Headphone
3.5 mm
Frequency response
--
Noise level
--
FM radio
No

form factor

Size
62.1 x 115.5 x 12.3 mm
Weight
135 g
Body
Plastic
Keyboard
None
Buttons
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask, Camera

software

Operating system
iOS 3
Upgradable to
iOS 6.1
Custom UI
--
Onscreen keyboards
--
Sunspider
--

connectivity

Network
3.5G, HSDPA (7.2 Mb/s)
WiFi
802.11b/g (None)
NFC
No
Bluetooth
2.1
USB On-the-Go
--

features

Internal storage
16 GB
Supported card formats
None
Included accessories
--
SIM card
Full Size
Speaker volume (Voice)
69.5 dB
Speaker volume (Music)
69.5 dB
Special-features

sensors

Location
A-GPS
Gyroscope
No
Accelerometer
Yes
Light sensor
Yes
Proximity sensor
Yes
Compass
Yes
Thermometer
No
Barometer
No
Hygrometer
No