Apple iPhone 4S 16GB

price N/A launch Nov, 2011

phonecurry review summary prepared from 6 expert review(s)

  • + Solid construction and premium feel
  • + Great display (high resolution, natural colors, high contrast ratio, wide viewing angles)
  • + Peppy performance with the new dual core processor
  • + Apple iOS continues to be arguably the most simple and intuitive smartphone platform
  • + Apple iOS 5 offers many enhancements including the great new notifications system
  • + Siri works amazingly well and is by far the most powerful voice recognition service to date
  • + On-screen QWERTY keyboard is one of the best out there with superlative auto-correction
  • + Brilliant camera (great detail levels, realistic color production, good low light performance, great flash performance, quick shutter speed)
  • + Brilliant video recording (sharp details, good exposure, natural colors, crystal clear audio)
  • + Great audio/video playback
  • + Great web browsing experience
  • + Good call quality
  • + Good loudspeaker
  • + Apple's App Store continues to be the best app store around - both in quality and quantity of apps available
  • The Contacts App still remains a bit sparse (relative to competition from Android and Windows Phones), and does not offer any add-on features like social networking integration, message history or album connectivity

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  • Smartphone OS: Apple iOS 5 (Upgradeable to 9.3)


  • Touchscreen (Capacitive)
  • Screen Size: 3.5 inches small
  • Screen Resolution: 640x960 pixels (~ 330 pixels per inch)
  • Display Type: IPS, Scratch Resistant
  • Sensors: Accelerometer


  • Processor: 1 GHz, Dual Core
  • RAM: 512 MB


  • Internal Memory: 16 GB


  • Battery Capacity: 1432 mAh
  • Battery Standby: 200 hrs
  • Battery Talktime: 14.00 hrs


  • Weight: 140 gm medium
  • Thickness: 9.3 mm medium


  • Camera: 8.0 MP
  • Camera Auto-Focus
  • Camera Flash
  • HD Video Recording
  • Other Camera Features: Touch Focus, Face Detection, Video Stabilization, Video Light, Backside Illumination, f2.4 Aperture
  • Secondary Camera: 0.1 MP


  • Bluetooth
  • USB
  • WiFi
  • 3G
  • 2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)
  • GPS
  • Compass
  • TV Out


  • App Store: Apple App Store
  • Noise Filtration
  • VoiceOver (Gesture Based Screen Reader)
  • Privacy Controls
  • Game Center
  • Newsstand
  • iMessage
  • iCloud Wireless Sync and Backup
  • Weather
  • Stocks
  • Lost Mobile Tracker / Remote Lock / Remote Wipe
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