Apple iPhone 4 Review

 
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Model Name: Apple iPhone 4 
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Successor:  
General
Model Number: iPhone 4
Camera Format: Other
Currently Manufactured: No
Retail Price: $649.00
Street Price:  
Date Available: 2010-06-24
Tripod Mount: No
Weight: 4.8 oz (137 g)
includes batteries
Size: 2.3 x 4.5 x 0.4 in.
(59 x 115 x 9 mm)
Waterproof: No
Waterproof Depth: n/a
Image Sensor
Sensor Type: CMOS
Sensor Manufacturer: OmniVision(?) BSI
Effective Megapixels: 5.0
Sensor Format: 1/3.2 inch
Sensor size: 15.5268mm2 (4.54mm x 3.42mm)
Approximate Pixel Pitch: 1.75 microns
Focal Length Multiplier: 7.6x
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Color Filter Type:  
Self-Cleaning: No
Built-in image stabilization: No
On-Sensor Phase Detect: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 2592 x 1936 (5.0 MP, 4:3)
Image File Format: JPEG
Continuous-mode frames/second: n/a
Video Capture
Can take movies: Yes
Movie Resolution: 1280x720 (30)
640x480 (30)
Movie File Format: H.264, MPEG-4, Motion JPEG (,mp4, .mp4, .mov, .avi)
Composite Video Out:
NTSC/PAL Switchable Video: n/a
Video Usable as Viewfinder: n/a
HD Video Out:
HD Video Connection:
Lens & Optics
Lens Mount: n/a
Lens Thread: n/a
Lens Thread Type: n/a
Kit Lens: Fixed focal length and aperture
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 29 mm
Zoom Ratio: 1.00x
Aperture Range: Fixed at f/2.8
Normal Focus Range:  
Macro Focus Range:  
Optical Image Stablization: No
Digital Zoom: Yes
Digital Zoom Values: 5x
Filter Thread: n/a
Auto Focus
Auto Focus: Yes
Auto Focus Type: Contrast Detection
Auto Focus Assist Light? No
Manual Focus: No
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: No
Viewfinder Type:  
Focus Peaking: No
EVF Resolution In Pixels:  
EVF Resolution In Dots:  
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: No
Rear Display: Yes
Rear Display Size (inches): 3.5
Rear Display Resolution: 1,843,200 dots
Touchscreen: No
Articulating Screen: No
Tilt Swivel Screen: No
Selfie Screen: No
Max Playback Zoom:  
Exposure
Maximum ISO (native): 0
Minimum ISO (native): 0
ISO Settings: Auto (80-1000)?
Auto ISO Mode: Yes
White Balance Settings: Auto
Shutter Speed Range: 1/15 - 1/1000
Bulb Mode: No
Exposure Compensation:  
Metering Modes: Multi-segment, Spot (not user controlled)
Program, Aperture, Shutter, Manual (PASM) Modes: No
Creative Exposure Modes:  
Self Timer:  
Time Lapse (intervalometer):  
Flash
Built-in Flash: Yes
Flash Modes: LED
Flash Guide Number: n/a
Flash Range Description: None provided
Max Flash Sync:  
Flash Exposure Compensation:  
External Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types:
Dual Card Slots: No
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No
Movie File Format: H.264, MPEG-4, Motion JPEG (,mp4, .mp4, .mov, .avi)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-fi: Yes
Built-In GPS: Yes
Bluetooth: Yes
NFC:
Microphone Jack: No
Headphone Jack: Yes
External Connections: USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi
PictBridge Compliant: No
DPOF Compliant: No
Remote Control: No
Remote Control Type:  
Connections (extended): 30-pin dock connector, 3.5-mm stereo headphone minijack
Performance Timing
Cycle Time RAW Format (secs):  
Buffer Size (Frames, RAW format):  
Cycle Time Max Res JPEG (secs):  
Buffer Size (Frames, Max Res JPEG):  
Cycle Time Min Res (secs)  
Camera penalizes early shutter press? No
Continuous Mode Rate (fps):  
Continuous Mode, Buffer Depth (Frames, Max Res):  
Multi-Burst Continuous Mode Rate (fps):  
Multi-Burst Continuous Mode, Buffer Depth (Frames, Max Res):  
Shutter Lag (auto focus) WIDE:  
Shutter Lag (manual focus):  
Shutter Lag (auto focus) TELE:  
Shutter Lag with Flash:  
Shutter Lag (prefocus):  
Shutter Lag (continuous auto):  
Shutter Lag (notes):  
Startup Time:  
Shutdown Time:  
Play -> Record Time:  
Record -> Play Max Res Time:  
Record -> Play Min Res Time:  
Download Speed (KB/sec):  
Power
Battery Form Factor: Internal
Usable Battery Types: Proprietary
Batteries Included: Internal Lithium-ion Rechargeable
Battery Charger Included (external or internal): Yes
External Charger Included:
Internal Charging Supported:
CIPA Rating Monitor (Live View): 0
CIPA Rating Viewfinder (OVF/EVF):  
Software
Included Software:  
OS Compatibility:  
Miscellaneous
Notes & Features: Built-in 5-megapixel camera, fixed lens with 5x digital zoom, LED flash, optional HDR mode, tap to focus, Geo-tagging, up to 720p movies. Available in black or white in the US from AT&T or Verizon from US$199 in its 16GB version, or US$299 for the 32GB version, with a 2-year contract. Unlocked (GSM) without contract, the iPhone 4 lists at US$649 for 16GB, US$749 for 32GB.

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