iOS 4 features by device

Apple's iOS 4 brings many new features to the iPhone 3GS, but not all those features are available on the iPhone 3G or the iPod Touch second generation. Here we take a look at these features by device in a chart.

Apple released its much-awaited iOS 4 update Monday for the iPhone 3G and 3GS, as well as the second and third generations of the iPod Touch. However, not all iOS 4 features have rolled out for all devices, and first-generation versions of both the iPhone and the iPod Touch won't get the update at all. Here is a chart breaking down what you do or don't get with iOS 4, depending on which device you have.



iPhone 3GiPhone 3GSiPod Touch second generationiPod Touch third generation
MultitaskingNoYesNoYes
Home screen foldersYesYesYesYes
E-mail upgradesYesYesYesYes
Background wallpaperNoYesNoYes
Camera zoomYesYesN/AN/A
Photo gallery with Faces/Places supportYesYesYesYes
Spell checkYesYesYesYes
Searchable text messagesYesYesN/AN/A
Bluetooth keyboardsNoYesNoYes
Support for iBooksYesYesYesYes