Review of Apple iPhone 4S

Today we will talk about Apple smartphones, which continue to haunt the modern world. We will start this review of the Apple iPhone 4S with a short introduction.

So, the new smartphone from Apple broke all conceivable and unimaginable records in three days from the start of sales - about 4.5 million iPhone 4S were sold. In this article, we will try to find out what made Apple's new product so attractive for buyers. The price of the iPhone 4S was quite high, but this did not stop people around the world. Maybe it's an excellent camera, or maybe it's the high performance of the device? Let's try to talk about everything in order.


So, let's start with the appearance. Apple iPhone 4S has minimal differences from the old version of the iPhone 3G. The device consists of two glass sheets, which are united by a metal frame. But on closer examination, small differences begin to emerge: now the metal edging is divided into four parts, the control buttons on the side surface have slightly shifted.

The size of the apparatus is 115.2x58.6x9.3 mm, and the weight is 140 g.

There is a touch screen on the front of the device, and a camera with a flash on the back, so there is nothing new here.

The assembly of the Apple iPhone 4S was done at a fairly good level: there are no squeaks during operation and backlash. But still, it is worth noting a few details: after a week of operation, small scratches began to appear on the smartphone case, so it is advisable to put the iPhone in a case, there is also a problem with the volume control button that is stuck. But the voiced problems were in the first games, now, probably, the situation has changed for the better.

The smartphone is available in two colors - white and black.

Performance and Software

The iPhone 4S is powered by a 2-core Apple A5 processor clocked at 800 MHz. RAM in the device 512 MB. Also worth noting is the presence in the smartphone graphics chip PowerVR SGX543MP2, which is also used in the iPad. The increased main characteristics have favorably affected the performance of the device, so the web surfing became very convenient, the pages are loaded very quickly, the games are also loaded operational, no "glitches" and brakes are not observed.

iPhone 4S is available in several modifications with 16, 32 and 64 GB of integrated flash memory. Map support MicroSD is not provided in the device.

The smartphone is running the iOS 5.0 brand operating system.

It is also worth noting the appearance of an HDMI port that allows you to view the image from the iPhone on the TV screen.

The device provides most necessary applications for Apple iPhone 4S - this is a video player and a music player, as well as an HTML browser and many other games and useful programs.

It is worth noting that the iPhone 4S can work in 3G networks, and also has modules Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth 4.0 and what is surprising - this is the presence of system support GLONASS.

Apple iPhone 4S is equipped with a 3.5-inch display, which is performed using technology IPS and has permission 960x640 pixels. The density of one-inch points was 326 units, which is a very good indicator. The clarity and quality of the picture on the 3.5-inch iPhone screen are very good, there are no distortions, and the brightness of the screen has the maximum value of 500 kD / m2, and the contrast is 800: 1.


An overview of the iPhone 4S will continue with the consideration of photographic features. The device provides an 8-megapixel camera, which has a light indicator - F / 2.4. The chamber is equipped with an LED flash, stabilizer and features of face recognition and autofocus. The quality of photos taken on the iPhone 4S is impressive, it really is very good.

The camera is capable of writing video in FULL HD format C frame rate 30 per second. Video in quality is also excellent.


Since the productivity increased in the new iPhone 4S compared to old models, now the device is equipped with a Li-POL battery with a capacity of 1420 mAh, which, according to the manufacturer, will allow you to work with a smartphone without recharging in standby mode up to 200 hours, in a conversation mode - up to 14 hours, and when listening to music - as well as up to 40 hours.


The price of iPhone 4S at the start of sales in the United States was approximately $ 650 to $ 850, depending on the number of permanent memory in the device, In Russia, in April 2012, the iPhone 4 is from 30,000 to 50,000 rubles.

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