Apple iPhone 3G Specifications, Price, and Release Date

Apple iPhone 3G Summary

The Apple iPhone 3G, released in July 2008, revolutionized the smartphone market with its sleek design and advanced features. Sporting a 3.5-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 320x480 pixels, the iPhone 3G was powered by a 412 MHz one-core CPU and 128MB of RAM. It came with either 8GB or 16GB of internal storage but lacked expandable storage options. The device featured a 2MP rear camera, GPS, Bluetooth v2.00, and 3G connectivity. Housed in a stylish body with a glass front and back, it weighed 133 grams and had a non-removable 1220mAh battery. Running iOS, upgradable to iOS 4.2.1, the iPhone 3G included essential sensors like an accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and compass, setting a new standard for smartphones with its blend of functionality and aesthetic appeal.

Full Specifications

Brand Apple
Model Apple iPhone 3G
Release date 2008, July
Launched in everywhere
Form factor bar
Body Material Glass front (Gorilla Glass), glass back (Gorilla Glass), aluminum frame
Dimensions 115.5 x 62.1 x 12.3 mm (4.55 x 2.44 x 0.48 in)
Thickness 12.3mm
Weight 133g
IP rating N/A
Battery Li-Ion
Battery capacity 1220mAh
Stand by time up to 300 hours
Removable battery non-removable
Fast charging approximately 4 hours for the batter to receive a 100% charge
Wireless charging N/A
Colours Black(8/16 GB), White (16 GB)
In box items pin,adaptor,cable,earphones
Display TFT
Screen size 3.5 inches, 36.5 cm2 (~50.9% screen-to-body ratio)
Touchscreen yes
Resolution 320 x 480 pixels, 3:2 ratio
Pixels per inch (PPI) 165 ppi density
ChipSet N/A
CPU 412 MHz ARM 11
Processor 412 MHz one-core
Processor core one-core
Internal storage 8/16GB
Expandable storage No
Loudspeaker yes
Earphone jack 3.5mm jack
OTG compatible yes
Rear camera setup Single
Rear camera 2 MP
Rear camera features N/A
Rear camera video N/A
Front camera setup N/A
Front camera N/A
Front camera features N/A
Front camera video N/A
Operating system iOS, upgradable to iOS 4.2.1
Wi-Fi N/A
Wi-Fi Hotspot N/A
Wi-Fi standards supported Wi-Fi 802.11b/g
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
Bluetooth 2.0, A2DP (headset support only)
Sim slots single sim
Sim1 Type Mini-SIM
Sim1 network supports N/A
Sim2 Type N/A
Sim2 network supports N/A
SAR 0.52 W/kg (head) 1.29 W/kg (body)
Radio No
Fingerprint sensor N/A
Face unlock N/A
Compass/ Magnetometer yes
Proximity sensor yes
Accelerometer yes
Ambient light sensor No
Gyroscope yes
Barometer No

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