• Built-in iPod functionality
  • Innovative design
  • Bright high-resolution screen
  • Good mobile Web browser
  • Elegant touchscreen interface
  • Impressive e-mail, Web, and phone features
  • Beautiful hardware
  • Wi-Fi networking


  • Only supports slower EDGE cellular data network
  • Expensive
  • Text-messaging tool supports SMS but not iChat
  • No third-party non-Web apps (like Word)
  • No support for text selection, cut, copy, and paste
  • Inline headphone jack incompatible with many third-party headphones
  • Browser can’t display Flash content
  • No support for stereo Bluetooth headphones
  • Limited Bluetooth support

At A Glance

This touch-screen phone is innovative, but it's expensive, lacks 3G network access.

Manufacturer’s Description

iPhone is a revolutionary new mobile phone that allows you to make a call by simply tapping a name or number in your address book, a favorites list, or a call log. It also automatically syncs all your contacts from a PC, Mac, or Internet service. iPhone is a widescreen iPod with touch controls that lets you enjoy your content. It also lets you sync your content from the iTunes library on your PC or Mac. iPhone features a rich HTML email client and Safari - the most advanced web browser ever on a portable device - which automatically syncs bookmarks from your PC or Mac. Safari also includes built-in Google and Yahoo! search. iPhone is fully multi-tasking, so you can read a web page while downloading your email.

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