What did it take to convert another of our family of iPhone users from EDGE over to 3G? An attractively priced refurb unit—$99 for a white 16GB iPhone 3G. Great deal, eh? On July 26, we ordered one from AT&T’s web site with 2-day “priority shipping,” expecting it to arrive by Wednesday the 29th. Unfortunately, that didn’t happen; the iPhone proceeded to go AWOL in AT&T’s order status web site for 8 days,…
OH-based insurance company Safeware is now offering insurance for the iPhone 3G and iPhone 3GS. The comprehensive plan provides coverage against accidental damage, liquid spills, power surge, drops, falls, collisions, flood, fire, vandalism and theft. Pricing is based on the model of phone and runs $82 per year for a 16GB iPhone 3GS, not including a $100 per incident deductible. There is no time since purchase requirement to sign up, no occurrence…
Apple is having trouble keeping the white 16GB iPhone 3GS in stock at its company-owned retail stores, reports Fortune. Based on checks of Apple’s online availability listings, the entry-level white model is sold out in 30 of the 41 states in which Apple has stores, and in areas with large numbers of Apple Stores, such as California, Massachusetts, and New York City, it is available in only one store. It is unclear whether demand for the model…
As what the rumor expected, the new iPhone 3Gs is coming out finally with all the stirring new features:
The “S” stands for “SPEED”. With a new processor built-in, it is up to two times faster than the previous generation launching applications or rendering Web pages.
This one made us waiting too long, but still worth it.
• 3 Megapixels sensor.
• New camera, with auto focus, auto exposure, and auto white balance.
• Tap to focus, tap to take picture, tap to trim video shot, easy share via MMS, email, MobileMe and YouTube.
• Special macro and low light modes.
• Supports photo and video geotagging.
YouTube connectivity with widescreen, music recommendation, shop music TV shows and movie on iTunes. Of course, if you’re tired of the DRM license protection, this iPhone Meida Converter is worth a try.
Advanced 3D graphics support for complicated games, and glossy back with fingerprint-resistant coating.
With a built-in digital compass, iPhone 3Gs can point the way or automatically reorients maps to match the direction you’re facing, very useful for hikers.
Making a call or playing music is easier with the voice control on the new iPhone 3Gs.
Increased Battery Life
• $199 for 16GB version.
• $299 for 32GB version.
• Available on June 19th.
If you are “a valued AT&T customer,” AT&T offers an “iPhone 3Gs upgrade with a new 2-yr commitment and an $18 upgrade fee.” The price? $399.00 for the 16GB iPhone 3G S and $499.00 for the 32GB iPhone 3Gs. Worse other existing AT&T customers who want to upgrade from another phone or replace an iPhone 3G, the price with a new two-year agreement is $499 (8GB), $599 (16GB), or $699 (32GB).
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