Compare Huawei P Smart vs Apple iPhone 3GS: Price, Specs, Review

Difference between the Huawei P Smart smartphone and the Apple iPhone 3GS mobile, with the technical details, but also the respective performances. The first phone is operating with the HiSilicon Kirin 659 processor, which has 8 cores, 8 threads, an energy-efficient frequency of 1,7 GHz, a high-performance frequency of 2,4 GHz. The second is working with the Cortex-A8 processor, with 1 cores, 1 threads, its initial frequency is 0,6 GHz, its maximum frequency is 0,6 GHz.


Smartphone Huawei P Smart Apple iPhone 3GS
Model version(s) Huawei FIG-LX1 A1325
Release date Q4 2017 Q2 2009
Dimensions 5.91 x 2.84 x 0.30 in 4.55 x 2.44 x 0.48 in
Weight 5.04 oz 4.76 oz
Body Front glass,
aluminum body
Aluminum body
Screen size, colours 5.65 inches, 16M colors 3.5 inches, 16M colors
Screen type IPS LCD TFT
Resolution 1080 x 2160 pixels 320 x 480 pixels
Screen ratio 18:9 3:2
Density 427 ppi 165 ppi
Operating system Android 8.0 iOS 3
Processor HiSilicon Kirin 659 Cortex-A8
Lithography 16 nm FinFET+ 65 nm
Cores 8 1
Threads 8 1
High-performance cores 4x Cortex-A53 @2.36 GHz 1x Cortex-A8 @600 MHz
Energy-efficient cores 4x Cortex-A53 @1.7 GHz
GPU Mali-T830 MP2 PowerVR SGX535
Memory 3 / 4 GB RAM 0.256 GB RAM
Storage 32 / 64 GB 8 / 32 GB
Memory card Up to 256 GB
Camera 13 MP, AF
2 MP
3.15 MP, AF, f/2.8
Video 1080p30 480p30
Front camera 8 MP, f/2.0 No
Front video 1080p30 No
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE 2.1, A2DP
USB 2.0 2.0
Battery capacity 3,000 mAh 1,220 mAh
Battery type Non-removable Li-Po Non-removable Li-Ion
Versatile use autonomy ~ 9 hours and 20 minutes ~ 8 hours
Head SAR value (US) 0.93 W/kg 0.26 W/kg
Body SAR value (US) 0.75 W/kg 0.79 W/kg
AnTuTu 87,620
Geekbench 4 single core 918 150
Geekbench 4 multi-core 3,621 150
Rating 4.4 / 5 3.4 / 5
Number of reviews 850 365
Price $185 $45
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We can thus compare easily the technical specifications between these two smartphones. The Huawei P Smart smartphone has a bigger number of cores, the maximum frequency of the Huawei P Smart is higher. The Huawei P Smart has a more recent release date.

Note: prices may change with time. They are not updated in real time. Shipping costs have not been integrated in the overall cost of the mobile devices.

Performance comparison between the Huawei P Smart phone and the Apple iPhone 3GS. For this purpose, we are looking at the respective scores on AnTuTu and Geekbench 4.

Geekbench 4:

Processor Geekbench 4 – Multi-core & single core score – Android 64-bit & iOS 64-bit
Huawei P Smart  918
Apple iPhone 3GS  150

This graph shows us the difference in power between these two phones. For each value, it is an average based on 250 data generated in the benchmark platform.

On the single-core side, there is thus a difference of 512%. In multi-core, the gap is 2314%.


Unfortunately, we can not yet display the comparison chart for the results on AnTuTu, because we lack data for at least one of these processors. Please, come back in a few days.