Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB

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Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB
5
Our Score
Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB
Overview
ModelApple iPhone 3GS 8GB
Dimensions62.1mm x 115.5mm x 12.3mm
Weight135g
Operating SystemIOS
Latest OS Version 6.01
Market StatusDiscontinued
Price$117.49
Release Date19 Jun 2009
Hardwarehardware
Processor600 MHz Cortex-A8
Processor Speed614 MHz
Processor Cores1
GPUPowerVR SGX535
RAM266 MB
Displaydisplay
Display TechnologyTFT LCD
Resolution320 x 480
Pixels Per Inch163
Cameracamera
Rear Camera4 MP
Front Camera-
Video Cameratick
Video FPS30
Max Video Resolution320 x 480
Storagestorage
Internal Memory8 GB
Maximum Storage Space32 GB
Memory Card Type-
SIM TypeMini SIM
Dual SIMcross
Batterybattery
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity1400 mAh
Standby Time12 days
Talk Time12 hours
Replaceable Batterycross
Connectivityconnectivity
GPRStick
Wifitick
3Gtick
4Gcross
GPStick
A-GPStick
Bluetoothtick
3.5mm Headphone Jack-
Technical Performance
CPU
0.7
GPU
4.8
RAM
1.3
Overall
1.5
The Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB has terrible performance. You should avoid this phone if you want to install modern apps or games.
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Technical Specifications
The iPhone 3GS 8GB, manufactured by Apple, was released in June 2009. With a processor speed of 0.6 GHz and 260 MB of RAM, the Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB has poor specifications. Don't expect it to run games or apps that are at all complex.
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5.3
Value for Money
We've given this phone a fairly mediocre value rating. We think that the Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB is a decent phone, but that $117.49 is not a particularly competitive price for the performance that it delivers.
display
2.5
Display Quality
The Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB has a pixel density of 163 PPI. By today's standards this display offers pretty poor screen clarity The overall Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB screen display resolution is 320x480 pixels wide and tall, making it among the lowest screen resolution on the modern smartphone market today.
camera
2
Camera Quality
The Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB has a 4 MP camera. A phone camera of this type is currently towards the bottom end of the phone camera market. By today's standards you can expect a fairly low quality photo from the Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB.
storage
2.8
Storage Capacity
The Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB has an internal memory of 8GB, and can be expanded with up to 32GB extra space, which offers a fairly low amount of space, minimizing any hopes for a large multimedia library of music, videos, and images. With a maximum potential storage of 40 GB and an estimated average compressed image file size of 2 MB, the Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB would be able to hold about 20480 high quality images with nothing else taking up memory space.
battery
3
Battery Life
The overall Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB battery capacity is 1400 mAh (ampere-hours), which is very low. The Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB has a talk time of 12 hours and a standby time of 12 days. In the modern smartphone market, this leaves you with a very low phone battery life.
BUY
$117.49
User Ratings
6.2
Value
7.2
Performance
6.9
Lifespan
6.8
Score