Apple iPhone 3GS

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Design
6.7
Features
6.5
Performance
6.7
Votes:
220

Network Technology GSM / HSPA
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100
Speed HSPA 7.2/0.384 Mbps
GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes
Launch Announced 2009, June. Released 2009, June
Status Discontinued
Body Dimensions 115.5 x 62.1 x 12.3 mm (4.55 x 2.44 x 0.48 in)
Weight 135 g (4.76 oz)
SIM Mini-SIM
Display Type TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 3.5 inches (~50.9% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 320 x 480 pixels (~165 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass, oleophobic coating
Platform OS iOS 3, upgradable to iOS 6.1.3
CPU 600 MHz Cortex-A8
GPU PowerVR SGX535
Memory Card slot No
Internal 8/16/32 GB, 256 MB RAM
Camera Primary 3.15 MP, 2048 x 1536 pixels, autofocus, check quality
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus
Video 480p@30fps
Secondary No
Sound Alert types Vibration, proprietary ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Comms WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g
Bluetooth v2.1, A2DP (headset support only)
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
Radio No
USB v2.0
Features Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, compass
Messaging iMessage, SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email
Browser HTML (Safari)
Java No
 - iCloud cloud service
- Maps
- Organizer
- TV-out
- Audio/video player/editor
- Photo viewer/editor
- Voice command/dial
- Predictive text input
Battery   Non-removable Li-Ion battery
Stand-by Up to 300 h
Talk time Up to 12 h (2G) / Up to 5 h (3G)
Music play Up to 30 h
Misc Colors Black, White
SAR US 0.26 W/kg (head)     0.79 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU 0.45 W/kg (head)     0.40 W/kg (body)    
Price group
Tests Display Contrast ratio: 201:1 (nominal)
Camera Photo
Loudspeaker Voice 69dB / Noise 69dB / Ring 71dB
Audio quality Noise -92.1dB / Crosstalk -95.0dB

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Apple iPhone 3GS - user opinions and reviews

  • SlateRock

I just bought a new one on Overstock.com. It is unlocked and i am looking to save a lot with different service provider.Sprint service has been terrible over the 12 yrs I have been with them.Got a good deal, phone is very attractive. Pay for shiping ...

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  • Nick

I'd recommend buying a used one in good condition, then replacing the back and battery, because it's not worth it's price anymore (that's what I did). As for the apps, most free and some paid apps won't work. However there are more ways to get apps t...

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  • 2015-03-03 18:51
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  • NicK

How can i buy new iPhone 3GS now? And is whats app is supported on iOS 6.1.6..?

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  • 2015-03-01 12:02
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