The iPhone is a line of Internet and multimedia-enabled smart phones. An iPhone functions as a camera phone, including text messaging and visual voicemail, a portable media player, and an Internet client, with e-mail, web browsing, and Wi-Fi connectivity. The series of iPhones marketed by Apple Inc. are:
iPhone (original), the first model of the series.
iPhone 3G, which introduced 3G and A-GPS.
iPhone 3GS, which brought a compass and higher resolution camera.
iPhone 4, which has a second camera and higher resolution display.
Apple iPhone 4 includes components that cost about $187.51. Apple iPhone parts consist of a 3.5 inch LCD screen that Apple calls a “retina display” as it gives highest resolution screen ever on a phone making it perfect for viewing video files and photos and it costs $28.50.
A new component to the iPhone is a “gyroscope chip” which is designed to check that how the phone moves in three dimensions and to make playing games more realistic. The cost of gyroscope chip is estimated to be of $2.60. Its scratch resistant surface, multi touch input method and a proximity sensor the screen also boasts an accelerometer sensor for auto rotate of the on screen content.
The iPhone 4 sells for $199 and $299. Keeping iPhone parts prices low helps Apple wring higher profit from its bestselling product, which made up 40% of revenue last quarter. This approximation does not include costs for labor, shipping, advertising, software development and patent licensing.
Apple iPhones are well known for their ability to connect to the Internet in all but the most isolated regions. iPhone 4 is “video calling”, phone calls that you have never seen before. Its “multitasking” ability allows you to run your favorite third-party apps and you switch between them instantly without slowing down the performance of the foreground app or draining the battery unnecessarily.
It’s HD video recording is always ready to capture every moment spectacularly. The backside illumination sensor delivers great looking video in both bright and low light settings. The built-in LED light allows you to take pictures even in dark environments and at the end of it, you can easily edit the video and post it up!
There are more additional features and applications. The Application Store offers thousands of free and paid for applications which can turn to this already versatile device into a “multimedia powerhouse”. Last but not the least it’s a technology at your finger tips.