Apple iPhone 3G

AKA: iPhone 3G

Available at: Rogers, Telus, Virgin Mobile Canada

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Specs summary

Screen
3.5"

The Apple iPhone 3G's screen is 3.5 inches with 320 x 480 pixels resolution.

Processor
412MHz

There is a 412 MHz processor (CPU).

OS

The phone runs on the iOS 2.0 operating system (OS).

Camera
2+ MP
You can take photos with the phone's onboard 2+ megapixel camera. There's no secondary front camera.
Storage
8/16 GB

Internal memory is 8 GB or 16 GB. No external card slot is available for expansion.

Battery
1150mAh

The phone is powered by a 1150 mAh Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) battery. Apple's performance ratings are: 12.5 days standby time, 600 minutes talk time, 360 minutes Wi-Fi surfing.

Full Specs

Overview
Regions available USA, Canada, United Kingdom, Asia, Europe, North America, Australia, South America, Africa, India, Philippines
Networks
GSM:
850/900/1800/1900 MHz
UMTS:
850/1900/2100 MHz
Data:
EDGE, HSDPA 3.6
variations
SIM Card Yes
World Phone Yes
Operating System iOS 2.0

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Processor 412 MHz
Internal Flash Memory
8 GB or 16 GB
RAM 128 MB
ROM Unknown
GPS A-GPS
Digital compass No
FlightMode Yes
Hearing Aid Compatible No
TTY/TDD Yes
Noise Cancellation No
SAR Head: 1.39 W/kg
Body: 0.52 W/kg
Languages English, French, Spanish
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included Data Cable, Headset, Manual, Software CD, Standard Battery
Power & Battery
Type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 1150 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Video Playback Time 420 minutes
Wi-Fi Surfing Time 360 minutes
3G Surfing Time 300 minutes
4G Surfing Time No
Talk Time Up to:
600 minutes (2G)
300 minutes (3G)
Standby Time Up to: 12.5 days
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Multi-Use Smart Phone / PDA Yes
Material Plastic
Colors Black, White
Dimensions [H x W x D] 11.6 x 6.2 x 1.2 cm
(4.6 x 2.4 x 0.5 in)
Weight 133 grams
(4.7 ounces)
Rugged Design No
Antenna Type Internal
Changeable Faceplates No
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (TFT)
Colors 262k
Resolution 320 x 480 pixels
Pixel Density 163 pixels
Size 3.5 inches
3D No
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer
Graphics Yes
Themes No
Backlit Illumination Yes
Zoom / Magnification Yes
Screen Orientation Lock Unknown
Multi Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touch screen
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key Yes
Mute Key Yes
Input Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
Predictive Text Entry Yes
Physical Keyboard Unknown
Voicemail Key No
Any Key Answer No
Voice Commands No
Keypad / Screen Lock No
External Volume Control Yes
External Media Playback Controls No
Call Management
Contact List Capacity Depends on system memory
Multiple Numbers Per Contact Email address, Other fields
Contact Groups No
Auto Answer No
Voice Activated Dialing No
Photo Caller ID Yes
Web / Email / Messaging
Web Browsing Type WAP 2.0, HTML
Browser Safari
Javascript Yes
Flash No
Email Yes
Email Protocols POP3, IMAP, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
Additional Email Features No
Messaging Services SMS, EMS
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Connectivity
USB Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, HFP, HSP
WiFi 802.11 b/g
WiFi Encryption Unknown
Mobile Hotspot No
WiMAX No
Expansion Slots No
Expansion Slots Info No
PC Synchronization Yes
TV-out No
DLNA Support No
NFC No
UMA Support No
Data Tethering Compatibility No
Java Applications No
Brew Applications No
ECML / Digital Wallet No
PictBridge No
Camera
Front Camera  
Built-In No
Resolution
Zoom No
Additional Front Camera Info No
Video Capture / Recording No
Video Recording Parameters
Rear Camera  
Built-In Yes
Resolution 2+ megapixels
Zoom No
Flash No
Additional Rear Camera Info Geotagging
Video Capture / Recording No
Video Recording Formats No
Video Recording Parameters
Audio / Video
Audio Playback Yes
Audio Formats MP3, Protected AAC, AAC, Audible, Apple Lossless, AIFF, WAV
Radio No
Video Playback Yes
Video Playback Formats H.264 / AVC, MPEG-4
Mobile TV No
Streaming Video Yes
External Speakers No
Headset Jack Yes
Custom Ringtones No
Vibration Alert Yes
Downloadable Ringtones Yes
Ringtone Composer No
Ringer ID Yes
Haptic Feedback Vibration No
Speakerphone Yes
Apps
To-Do / Task List Yes
Calendar Yes
World Clock Yes
Alarm Yes
Stopwatch Yes
Timer Yes
Calculator Yes
Currency Converter Yes
Document Viewer DOC, DOCX, HTML, PDF, PPT, PPTX, TXT, XLS
Weather Yes
Stocks Yes
Maps Yes
Notepad Yes
Voice Memos / Recorder Yes
Games Downloadable
Apps Yes
Included Software / Apps Yes
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Additional Comments The 8GB iPhone 3G is available only in black. The 16GB model is available in both black and white.
Related Links Apple iPhone 3G Manual (PDF)
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