The Apple iPhone 3G S 16GB is a phone which is destined to be popular. Its predecessors have paved the way for this latest version of the iPhone and the enhancements that have been made have produced a mobile phone which not only looks classically stylish but performs extremely well. Its functions and features are aimed at providing a holistic approach to entertainment, and it achieves this with a dash of panache thrown in.
The phone offers a 3.5 inch TFT capacitive touch screen with a resolution of 320 x 480 pixels and displays 16 million colours to give excellent image quality and colour representation. This means images look life like and have a vibrancy that is hard to match as well as the ability to view images in different aspects, whether landscape or portrait, this facility is provided by the accelerometer. A proximity sensor provides the means to save battery power by initiating auto shut off when not in use for extended periods. An ambient light sensor adjusts screen brightness to ensure the best possible viewing. The display screen is the heart of the phone and provides the means, by using the multi touch input method, the ability to access the variety of functions.
A 3.15 mega pixel camera with a resolution of 2048 x 1536 pixels is included with this phone and with additional photo capture tools such as auto focus and geo tagging makes this a useful feature and one that provides an excellent quality of image as well as the ability to tag the photo by location. The camera provides the means to take video footage at VGA quality and a respectable 30 frames per second. To view the video playback, the phone provides alternatives, either view via the impressive display screen or use the TV out and watch on a television.
The built in HSDPA connection and Wi-Fi provide the internet access and at speeds of 7.2 Mbps ensures that web browsing is an enjoyable experience rather than a laborious one. Wi-Fi is a useful addition as it provides access through public hotspots. GPS with A-GPS support provides the navigational element of the phone and coupled with Google maps makes the function simple and effective. The phone comes with an impressively large 16 Gb of internal memory, which is large enough to hold numerous music and video downloads for viewing at convenient locations and times.
The Apple iPhone 3G S 16GB provides a plethora of functions and as such offers the consumer a phone which will not become outdated quickly. Its looks are typically Apple and as such is certain to be a favourite amongst many, however by the addition of this latest offering, Apple have widened the net and now may well capture more of the mobile phone market share.