Apple are an intuitive conglomerate of massive proportions and yet they still seem to have the knack of bringing out consumer focused mobile phones that attract attention. Take the latest version of the iPhone, the 3G S 16GB version, this phone has an appeal that seems to transcend all boundaries. The handset is available in many countries and seems to have the same effect on the individual irrespective of race, religion or any other difference between races. This is one of the novelties and best points of the phone which is feature packed and stylish.
The impressive 3.5 inch TFT touch screen is a joy to use. Its simple navigation system utilises multi touch methods and makes multi tasking simplicity itself. The imagery is colourful and accurate. The screen achieves this by displaying 16 million colours and offers sumptuous representation of true to life colour graphics. This is ably aided and achieved by the phones internal use of the PowerVX MBX lite graphics capability which is included within the phone.
To ensure complete customer satisfaction, a variety of sensors are included which enable the phone to offer semi automated operation. These included an ambient light sensor, accelerometer sensor and a proximity sensor. These sensors offer the ability to automatically control a variety of features such as the brightness of the screen, aspect of images shown on the display screen and the battery life.
The phone comes with a more than adequate 3.15 mega pixel camera which is ideal for taking snap shots when and where required. To help in ensuring quality the phone offers auto focus, touch focus as well as the location reference element known as geo tagging. Should the need arise for an alternative to still images, video recording and playback are available and is at VGA quality and at 30 frames per second.
The phone is a hub of connectivity elements with internet access, file transfer and synchronisation all ably assisted by the numerous connections available. The HSDPA and Wi-Fi connections offer internet access at speeds of up to 7.2 Mbps whilst the GPRS, EDGE, USB and Blue tooth (headset support only) offer other options. GPS with A-GPS support which happens to include Google maps provides satellite navigation.
The Apple iPhone 3G S 16GB is a comprehensive mobile phone which utilises the benefits of the ARM Cortex A8 600 MHz processor and the iPhone operating system. Internal memory, as would be expected from the name, is 16 Gb. The phone is an accomplished phone which offers unadulterated luxury as well as the ability to add new and exciting applications, which are widely available throughout the net.