Features Key features of the Optimus F3  vs iPhone 4 

screen size

iBooks offers various font and color settings, but on screen this size, it’s just not the best e-reading experience.
iPhone 4 | by GSM Arena (Jul, 2010)

screen resolution

Optimus F3
800 x 480
iPhone 4
960 x 640
Color rendering is quite nice though oversaturated and in broad daylight there’s plenty of resolved detail.
iPhone 4 | by GSM Arena (Jul, 2010)


Optimus F3
1 GB
iPhone 4
0.5 GB


Optimus F3
Dual core
iPhone 4
Single core
It’s just gotten sexier, flaunts a killer screen, incomparably better imaging and a blazing fast CPU.
iPhone 4 | by GSM Arena (Jul, 2010)

camera resolution

Optimus F3
5 MP
iPhone 4
5 MP
We never though we'd say that for, but resolution-wise, the iPhone 4 camera is among the best performing 5 megapixel cameraphones out there.
iPhone 4 | by GSM Arena (Jul, 2010)

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of LG Optimus F3

Reasons to consider the
LG Optimus F3

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Supports NFC Yes vs No Somewhat common; Enables payment by phone and other wireless communications
Is 4G Yes vs No Somewhat common; Supports the fastest, most reliable networks
Significantly more battery capacity 2,460 mA·h vs 1,420 mA·h Around 75% more battery capacity
Lighter 113 g vs 137 g Around 20% lighter
More cores Dual core vs Single core Twice as many cores; each additional core lets your phone do more without visible UI slowdowns and jerkiness
Bigger screen 4" vs 3.5" Around 15% bigger screen
Faster processor 1.2 GHz vs 1 GHz Around 20% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster
Better theoretical download speed 20 Mb/s vs 7.2 Mb/s More than 2.8x better theoretical download speed; enjoy lightning fast downloads on modern networks
Front view of Apple iPhone 4

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Store significantly more stuff 32 GB vs 4 GB 8x more storage capacity; free yourself from memory cards
Sharper screen 329 ppi vs 233 ppi More than 40% sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images
Higher resolution 960 x 640 vs 800 x 480 60% higher resolution
Records higher def video 1280 x 720 @ 30 fps vs 1920 x 1080 @ Unknown More than 13.2x higher def video
Slightly thinner 9.3 mm vs 10 mm More than 5% thinner

Reviews Word on the street

Optimus F3  vs iPhone 4 

Employing a streamlined profile (0.37” thick), the handset is perfectly sized to accommodate every hand size – although, it does pack on some noticeable weight (4.83 oz).
iPhone 4

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Optimus F3  vs
iPhone 4 
Type Super IPS LCD2 Super IPS LCD2
Size 4" 3.5"
Resolution 800 x 480 960 x 640
Touchscreen Capacitive Capacitive
Multitouch Yes Yes
PPI 233 ppi 329 ppi


Has an assisted GPS Yes Yes


Supports FM radio No No


Operating system Android 4.1.2 iOS 7
Multitasking Yes Yes
App store Android Market Apple App Store
Adobe flash support No No
App store size 850,000 apps 825,000 apps


Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes Yes
Supports NFC Yes No
Bluetooth Bluetooth v4.0 Bluetooth v2.1

form factor

Optimus F3  vs
iPhone 4 
Weight 113 g 137 g
Thickness 10 mm 9.3 mm
Size 62 x 116 x 10 mm 58.6 x 114.3 x 9.3 mm


Clock speed 1.2 GHz 1 GHz
Number of cores Dual core Single core
RAM 1 GB 0.5 GB
Internal storage 4 GB 32 GB

photo & video

Camera 5 MP 5 MP
Resolution 5 MP 5 MP
Flash Yes Yes
Secondary camera 0.3 MP 0.3 MP
Video resolution 1920 x 1080 @ Unknown 1280 x 720 @ 30 fps


Generation 4G 3.5G
LTE (20 Mb/s)
HSUPA (5.76 Mb/s)
UMTS (0.38 Mb/s)
EDGE (0.38 Mb/s)
Unknown (7.2 Mb/s)
CDMA (0.01 Mb/s)
HSDPA (7.2 Mb/s)
GSM (0.01 Mb/s)


Talk time 960 min 840 min
Standby time 12,960 min 18,000 min
Capacity 2,460 mA·h 1,420 mA·h
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