Apple iPhone 3G, launched on July 11, 2008, is among the cheapest smartphones launched by Apple. It is powered by Samsung RISC SoC, Single Core (600 MHz) CPU, and PowerVR MBX Lite 3D GPU.
The smartphone comes with 256 MB RAM of type LPDDR3 and 16 / 8 GB storage memory. Furthermore, the handset lacks the option of additional storage via a memory card.
The mobile phone has a 3.5-inch Widescreen (TN technology) display supporting resolutions up to 480 x 320 pixels at a pixel density of ~163 pixels per inch (PPI). Other features of Apple iPhone 3G's display include Multi-touch, LED-backlit, Fingerprint-resistant.
As regard cameras, Apple iPhone 3G comes with No front camera and one (2 MP) camera on the back side. While, the aperture of the rear camera lens is f/2.8.
Subsequently, some of the features of the rear camera include Optical Zoom.
The connectivity options of Apple iPhone 3G include Bluetooth (2.0) , Wi-Fi (802.11b/g), GPS, 2G / GSM / GPRS, 3G / HSPA / CDMA, and Mini-SIM for Calls / SMS / Data.
Moreover, it is equipped with a number of sensors including Accelerometer, Proximity sensor and Ambient Light Sensor.
Furthermore, Apple iPhone 3G comes with a 1150mAh battery which does not support fast charging or wireless charging. In addition to this, the build material of the smartphone comprises of Front (Glass), Back (Aluminium + Plastic), Sides (Aluminium + Plastic).
The actual weight (without any accessory attached) and dimensions of the Apple iPhone 3G are 133 gms and 4.55 x 2.44 x 0.48 (Height x Width x Depth) inches, respectively.