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Model Name: Apple iPhone 4S 
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Manufacturer URL: Manufacturer website
Predecessor:  
Successor:  
General
Model Number: 4S
Camera Format: Other
Currently Manufactured: No
Retail Price: $649.00
Street Price: $197.57
Date Available: 2011-10-14
Tripod Mount: No
Weight: 4.9 oz (140 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: Sony BSI
Effective Megapixels: 8.0
Sensor Format: 1/3.2 inch
Sensor size: 15.5268mm2 (4.54mm x 3.42mm)
Approximate Pixel Pitch: 1.39 microns
Focal Length Multiplier: 8.2x
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Color Filter Type:  
Self-Cleaning: No
Built-in image stabilization: No
On-Sensor Phase Detect: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 3264 x 2448 (8.0 MP, 4:3)
Image File Format: JPEG
Continuous-mode frames/second: n/a
Video Capture
Can take movies: Yes
Movie Resolution: 1920x1080 (30p)
1280x720 (30p)
640x480 (30p)
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; 5 elements
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 35 mm
Zoom Ratio: 1.00x
Aperture Range: Fixed at f/2.4
Normal Focus Range:  
Macro Focus Range:  
Optical Image Stablization: No
Digital Zoom: Yes
Digital Zoom Values: Up to 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:  
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: Yes
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 (64-800)?
Auto ISO Mode: Yes
White Balance Settings: Auto
Shutter Speed Range: 1/15 - 1/30000
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: No
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: 1 x Proprietary 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: UMTS/HSDPA/HSUPA (850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz); GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz); CDMA EV-DO Rev. A (800, 1900 MHz); 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi (802.11n 2.4GHz only); Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology, Assisted GPS and GLONASS, Digital compass, 3.5" 960-by-640 widescreen Multi-Touch display, Three-axis gyro, Accelerometer, Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, 8-megapixel camera, Autofocus, Tap to focus, Face detection in still images, HDR mode, LED flash, Video recording, HD (1080p) up to 30 fps with audio, Electronic video stabilization, Front camera with VGA-quality photos and video at up to 30 frames per second, Photo and video geotagging, In-camera editing (Crop, rotate, enhance, remove red-eye). Available in black or white.

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