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Apple iPhone 4S 16GB

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Apple iPhone 4S 16GB review: specs and price

Apple iPhone 4S 16GB
Apple iPhone 4S 16GB

Why is Apple iPhone 4S 16GB better than the average?

  • Pixel density
    330ppivs323.79ppi
  • Weight
    140gvs151.93g
  • Width
    58.6mmvs71.35mm
  • Height
    115.2mmvs142.62mm
  • Bluetooth version
    4vs3.92
  • Number of microphones
    2vs1.65
  • Volume
    62.78cm³vs10175.22cm³
  • Memory channels
    2vs1.54

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Apple iPhone 4S 16GB

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

2.weight

140g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

3.thickness

9.3mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

58.6mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.height

115.2mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.volume

62.78cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

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Display

1.resolution

640 x 960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.has branded damage resistant glass
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Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

For example

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

3.pixel density

330ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

4.screen size

3.5"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
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The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

6.has an IPS screen
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IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.

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Performance

1.GPU clock speed

200MHz (Apple A5 APL0498)

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

2.RAM speed

400MHz (Apple A5 APL0498)

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Alcatel 7

3200MHz

3.floating-point performance

0.01TFLOPS (Apple A5 APL0498)

Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.

Best

Lenovo A6600

0.81TFLOPS

4.DirectX version

9 (Apple A5 APL0498)

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

Huawei Honor 8C

12

5.Has integrated graphics
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With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

6.CPU threads

2 (Apple A5 APL0498)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

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Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

3.front camera megapixels

0.3MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

4.widest aperture

f/2.4

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

Vivo NEX 2

1.3 & 1.8 & 1.8f

5.has a flash
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A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

6.has a front camera
Apple iPhone 4S 16GB

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

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Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

2.number of microphones

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

3.has a radio
Apple iPhone 4S 16GB

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Panasonic Eluga X1

4.has dedicated media keys
Apple iPhone 4S 16GB

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

1418mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Apple iPhone 4S 16GB

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Blu Advance L4

3.wireless charging
Apple iPhone 4S 16GB

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

4.has a battery level indicator
Apple iPhone 4S 16GB

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
Apple iPhone 4S 16GB

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

1.download speed

14.4MBits/s

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

1200MBits/s

2.has GPS
Apple iPhone 4S 16GB

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

3.Has WiFi
Apple iPhone 4S 16GB

The device can connect to WiFi.

4.has a gyroscope
Apple iPhone 4S 16GB

A gyroscope is a sensor that tracks the orientation of a device, more specifically by measuring the angular rotational velocity. Initially, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, like twisting or rotation.

5.has NFC
Apple iPhone 4S 16GB

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

For example

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

6.Is DLNA certified
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All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Miscellaneous

1.Has a built-in FM transmitter
Apple iPhone 4S 16GB

Built-in FM transmitter allows you to wirelessly stream music from your device to any radio, e.g. in your car, at a predefined frequency.

For example

T-Mobile Doubleshot

2.exposure time

0.07s

When the camera shutter is open for a long time, more light is absorbed by the sensor. You can use this slow shutter speed to produce vivid night time photography, or capture the trajectory of moving objects such as motorway traffic.

Best

Oppo Find 7a

30s

3.power up delay

1.4s

It takes less time for the camera to turn on and take a first picture.

Best

Apple iPhone 5C

0.84s

4.memory bus width

64bit (Apple A5 APL0498)

A wider bus width means that it can carry more data per cycle. It is an important factor of memory performance, and therefore the general performance of the graphics card.

Best

Apple iPhone 4S

64bit

5.has a dedicated Facebook key
Apple iPhone 4S 16GB

Whenever the Facebook key lights up contents can be quickly shared by pressing it.

For example

HTC Cha Cha

6.Is a system camera
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A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

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