|NOW COMPARING||HTC Inspire 4G||Apple iPhone 3GS|
|Expert Rating||4.0 out of 5||4.0 out of 5|
|User Rating||(403 User reviews)||(623 User reviews)|
The HTC Inspire 4G is affordably priced and boasts a large display. The Android 2.2 smartphone runs on AT&T's HSPA+ network and offers mobile hot-spot capabilities. New HTC Sense provides faster boot time and other enhancements. It also has an 8-megapixel camera that takes excellent photos. Read More...
The iPhone 3GS finally adds common cell phone features like multimedia messaging, video recording, and voice dialing. It runs faster; its promised battery life is longer; and the multimedia quality continues to shine. Read More...
The smartphone is rather large and heavy, and the battery cover is difficult to remove. We didn't experience great 4G speeds. AT&T blocks third-party apps. Lacks a front-facing camera. Read More...
The iPhone 3GS' call quality shows no improvements and the 3G signal reception remains uneven. We still don't get Flash Lite, USB transfer and storage, or multitasking. Read More...
|CNET Bottom Line||
Though dual-core phones are on the way, the HTC Inspire 4G stands as one of AT&T's best, high-end Android devices and is an incredible value. Read More...
The iPhone 3GS doesn't make the same grand leap that the iPhone 3G made from the first-generation model, but the latest Apple handset is still a compelling upgrade for some users. The iPhone 3GS is faster and we appreciate the new features and extended battery life, but call quality and 3G reception still need improvement. Read More...
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|Release Date||February 13, 2011||June 19, 2009|
|Operating System||Android 2.3||iOS 5|
|Carrier Contract Price||$0.01||$0.01|
|Best Price Found||$0.00 (save 100%)||$0.00 (save 100%)|
|Average Used Price||$152.00||$129.00|
|# Active Listings||467 (Browse Listings)||2,749 (Browse Listings)|
|Display Resolution||800 X 480||480 X 320|
|Screen Size||4.3 inches||3.5 inches|
|Pixel Density||217 ppi||165 ppi|
|Camera Quality||8 megapixels||3 megapixels|
|Maximum Video Resolution||720p|
|Front Facing Camera|
|Camera Features||Auto focus
Dual LED Flash
Touch to focus
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|Dimensions||4.84" x 2.68" x 0.46"||4.5" x 2.4" x 0.48"|
|CPU Spec||1 GHz Snapdragon||600 MHz|
|# CPU Cores||Single Core||Single Core|
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|Battery Technology||Li Ion|
|Talk Time||12 hours|
|Battery Capacity||1230 mAh||1219 mAh|
|Standby Time||300 hours|