IPhone 3GS

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iPhone 3GS
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iPhone 3GS
iPhone 3GS
Product familyiPhone
Release dateJune 19, 2009
Introductory price¥6,999 ($299)
Operating systemiOS 5.0.1
System on a chipSamsung S5PC100
CPU@ 600 MHz
Memory256 MB (DRAM)
Storage32 GB flash memory
Display3.5 in (8.9 cm) 480x320
Connectivity1 Dock connector, 1 Headphone jack

The iPhone 3GS is Apple's third generation iPhone, released in the United States, Canada, and six European countries on June 19, 2009. The iPhone 3GS is named "3G" for supporting 3G data and the "S" stands for speed, mentioned by Phil Schiller in the launch keynote. Compared to the iPhone 3G, the 3GS improved performance, a better camera, voice control, and support for faster downloading speeds. The iPhone 3GS was produced until September 2012.

Collection Specifics

My iPhone 3GS is the 32 GB Chinese model (A1325) that was originally my mom's, which she used when in China.

Operating System

The iPhone 3GS originally shipped with iPhone OS 3.0 and supports up to iOS 6.1.6 from February 21, 2014. My 3GS is currently running iOS 5.0.1 from November 10, 2011.