Apple iPhone 3GS Specifications

Apple iPhone 3GS

Apple iPhone 3GS (16GB - Black)

Part Number: iPhone 3GS-16GB/Black Released: June 19, 2009

Phone Features

  • Polyphonic Ringer
    Yes
  • Voice Dialing
    Yes
  • Phone Functions
    Speakerphone, voice control, call timer, conference call, voice dialing
  • Sensors
    Accelerometer, proximity sensor, digital compass, Accelerometer, ambient light sensor, proximity sensor, digital compass
  • Additional Features
    Multitasking, TTY compatible

Cellular

  • Technology
    WCDMA (UMTS) / GSM
  • Type
    Smartphone
  • Integrated Components
    navigation, rear-facing camera, voice recorder
  • Navigation
    A-GPS, GPS
  • Band
    WCDMA (UMTS) / GSM 850/900/1800/1900
  • Mobile Broadband Generation
    3G
  • Phone Form Factor
    touch
  • Service Provider
    not specified
  • Operating System Family
    iOS
  • Operating System
    iOS
  • SIM Card Type
    mini SIM
  • Input Device
    Multi-touch , capacitive, Multi-touch

General

  • Form Factor
    Touch
  • Integrated Components
    Rear-facing camera, voice recorder, navigation
  • Body Color
    Black
  • Manufacturer
    Apple

Messaging & Internet

  • Cellular Messaging Services
    MMS, SMS
  • Messaging & Data Features
    Microsoft Excel support, Microsoft Word support, PDF support
  • Mobile Services
    Maps+Compass
  • Messaging Services
    MMS, SMS
  • Supported Email Protocols
    IMAP4, POP3
  • Supported Social Networks and Blogs
    Yes

Miscellaneous

  • Sensors
    accelerometer, digital compass, ambient light sensor, proximity sensor
  • Color
    Black
  • Color Category
    black
  • Included Phone Accessories
    USB cable, power adapter, stereo headset

Communications

  • Communication Features
    Internet browser, mobile Email client
  • Data Transmission
    EDGE, GPRS, HSDPA, HSUPA
  • Wireless Interface
    Bluetooth 2.1 EDR, IEEE 802.11b/g
  • Bluetooth Profiles
    Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP)

Display

  • Multi-language Menu
    Yes
  • Technology
    TFT
  • Display Illumination Color
    white
  • Display Resolution
    320 x 480 pixels
  • Color Depth
    24-bit (16.7 million colors)
  • Pixel Density (ppi)
    165
  • Diagonal Size
    3.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    8.9 cm
  • Smartphone Diagonal Size
    3.5 in
  • Protection
    Corning Concore Glass, fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating
  • Color Support
    color

Processor

  • Clock Speed
    600 MHz
  • Processor Core Qty
    A8

Organizer

  • Personal Information Management
    alarm clock, calculator, calendar, reminder, synchronization with PC
  • Alarm Clock
    Yes

Camera

  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Features
    Geo-tagging, video recording

Media Player

  • Supported Digital Video Standards
    MPEG-4, H.264
  • Supported Digital Audio Standards
    WAV, AAC, AIFF, Audible, MP3, Apple Lossless

Location

  • Navigation Software & Services
    Maps+Compass

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    95 °F
  • Humidity Range Operating
    5 - 95%

Battery

  • Standby Time
    Up to 300 Hours
  • Run Time Details
    Talk ( GSM ) - up to 720 min
    Talk ( WCDMA ) - up to 300 min
    Standby - up to 300 hrs
    Continuous browsing ( WCDMA ) - up to 5 hrs
    Continuous browsing ( Wi-Fi ) - up to 9 hrs
    Playback ( video ) - up to 10 hrs
    Playback ( audio ) - up to 30 hrs

Navigation System

  • Navigation Software & Services
    Maps+Compass

Digital Camera

  • Digital Video Formats
    H.264
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Video Recorder Resolutions
    640 x 480 (VGA)
  • Features
    Geo-tagging, video recording

Header

  • Brand
    Apple
  • Product Line
    Apple iPhone
  • Model
    3GS
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

CE Input Device

  • Type
    touch sensitive screen (multi-touch)
  • Touchscreen Technology
    capacitive

Features

  • Sensors
    accelerometer, digital compass, ambient light sensor, proximity sensor
  • Phone Functions
    call timer, conference call, speakerphone, flight mode, voice control, voice dialing, vibrating alert
  • Additional Features
    TTY compatible, multitasking

Digital Player (Recorder)

  • Supported Digital Audio Standards
    AAC, AIFF, Apple Lossless, Audible, HE-AAC, MP3, WAV
  • Supported Digital Video Standards
    H.264, MPEG-4

Power Adapter

  • Type
    power adapter

RAM

  • Installed Size
    256 MB

Flash Memory

  • Internal Memory Capacity
    16 GB

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    2.44 in
  • Depth
    0.48 in
  • Height
    4.55 in
  • Weight
    4.76 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    3 pixels, 3.15 pixels

Phone Connections

  • Type
    dock connector, headset jack
  • Qty
    1
  • Connector Type
    30 pin dock connector, mini-phone 3.5 mm

Run Time Details

  • Usage Mode
    active online usage, continuous browsing, playback, standby, talk
  • Usage Details
    GSM, WCDMA, Wi-Fi, audio, video
  • Run Time (Up To)
    10, 30, 300 min, 5, 720 min, 9

General

  • Manufacturer
    Apple

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Apple iPhone 3GS (16GB - Black)

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