Compare Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB vs Apple iPhone 5

Feature Comparison

  • Apple iPhone 5 has 4 inch Screen Size, whereas Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB has 3.5 inch Screen Size
  • Apple iPhone 5's got 50.0% more Internal Storage
  • RAM of Apple iPhone 5's is 75.0% more than Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB
Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB
Apple iPhone 5
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Spec Score 
12 /100
100 /100
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
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77Value For Money Score
Screen Size
3.5 inch 4 inch   
Screen Resolution
480 x 320 pixels 1136 x 640 pixels   
Screen Type
Pixel Density
164.8 PPI 326 PPI   
Screen Protection
- -   
- Apple A series   
Processor Speed
600MHz 1.2GHz   
- Apple A6   
Processor Type
- Dual-Core   
256MB 1GB   
PowerVR SGX535 PowerVR SGX543 MP3   
Rear Camera Resolution
3.15MP 8MP   
Front Camera Resolution
- 1MP   
Camera Details
Autofocus, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus Autofocus, Simultaneous HD Video & Image Recording, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
- Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus Autofocus, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
iOS iOS   
OS Version
- -   
OS Detail
iOS iOS 6   
OS Upgradable To
- -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Apple 30-pin Connector Apple Lightning Connector   
- GPS   
Dimensions (mm)
115.5 x 62.1 x 12.3 123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6   
135 grams 112 grams   
3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
- Black, White   
Build Material
- Metal Unibody   
Device Warranty
- -   
Warranty Details
- -   
Internal Storage
8GB 16GB   
Card Slot
- -   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- -   
User Available Storage
- -   
SIM Card Slots
Single Single   
Network Type
SIM Card Type
Mini (Normal) SIM Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
Battery Capacity
0mAh 1440mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
- -   
Fast Charging
- -   

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This page helps you compare Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB with Apple iPhone 5. When you see Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB Vs Apple iPhone 5 comparison on Pricebaba, watch-out for the specifications of these phones and also the VFM score. With Pricebaba’s Value For Money Score, you can know how Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB stands against Apple iPhone 5 and which one you should buy. The prices for both these products were updated October 26, 2016.
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