Apple iPhone 3G (2008) review
The Apple iPhone 3G (IP3G) smartphone released in 2008. It is powered by Samsung S5L8900 chipset, 128 MB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage.
The Apple iPhone 3G runs on iOS 3 out of the box. It comes with a Li-Ion 1150 mAh, non-removable battery. It features a 3.5 inches TFT display with 320 x 480 px resolution. A thin-film-transistor (TFT) LCD display is a variant of a liquid-crystal display (LCD).
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Apple iPhone 3G (IP3G) specifications
- iPhone 3G
- ★★★★★ Rated 3/5 based on 1 user votes.
- 133 g
- 115.5 x 62.1 x 12.3 mm
- black(8/16 gb)
white (16 gb)
- SIM type
- Mini SIM
The Apple iPhone 3G runs on iOS 3 out of the box, but the iPhone 3G's firmware can be upgraded to a newer version of OS.
- iOS 3
- Samsung S5L8900
- 412 MHz ARM 11
- PowerVR MBX
Screen size is measured in inches, diagonally from corner to corner. The 3.5 inches TFT capacitive touch screen with 320 x 480 px resolution is multitouch capable.
- 3.5 inches
- 320 x 480 px
The smartphone's memory (128 MB) cannot be expanded.
- 128 MB
- Internal storage
- 8 GB
- External storage
The camera of the Apple iPhone 3G has no autofocus capability (fixed-focus). Autofocus is a camera feature that fine-tunes the focus of the camera. When you try to take a photo of a nearby object with an autofocusless camera, you will discover that your photo isn't very sharp.
- Front camera
- Rear camera
- 2 MP
1600 x 1200 px
This smartphone has a built-in GPS receiver. GPS is a satellite based navigation system that allows the determination of the exact geographical location on Earth. This Apple smartphone doesn't have FM radio receiver.
- 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- Mobile network
- 2G / 3G
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g
- v2.0, A2DP
- FM radio
- 30-pin dock connector
- 3.5 mm jack
The Li-Ion 1150 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. This is a low maintenance battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random.
- Li-Ion 1150 mAh, non-removable
The smartphone sensors measure physical quantities and transmit them to the application processor. The phones's accelerometer is a built-in electronic component that measures tilt and motion. The proximity sensor detects when a user is holding the phone near their face during a call and turns off the display to prevent keypad presses and battery consumption from the display.
The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Apple iPhone 3G, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
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