Compare Huawei P10 Plus vs Apple iPhone 3GS: Price, Specs, Review

Difference between the Huawei P10 Plus 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 960 processor, which has 8 cores, 8 threads, an energy-efficient frequency of 1,8 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 P10 Plus Apple iPhone 3GS
Model version(s) Huawei VKY-AL00, Huawei VKY-L09 A1325
Release date Q2 2017 Q2 2009
Dimensions 6.04 x 2.92 x 0.28 in 4.55 x 2.44 x 0.48 in
Weight 5.82 oz 4.76 oz
Body Front glass,
aluminum frame
Aluminum body
Screen size, colours 5.5 inches, 16M colors 3.5 inches, 16M colors
Screen type IPS-NEO LCD TFT
Resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels 320 x 480 pixels
Screen ratio 16:9 3:2
Density 540 ppi 165 ppi
Operating system Android 7.0 iOS 3
Processor HiSilicon Kirin 960 Cortex-A8
Lithography TSMC 16 nm FFC 65 nm
Cores 8 1
Threads 8 1
High-performance cores 4x Cortex-A73 @2.4 GHz 1x Cortex-A8 @600 MHz
Energy-efficient cores 4x Cortex-A53 @1.8 GHz
GPU Mali-G71 MP8 PowerVR SGX535
Memory 4 / 6 GB RAM 0.256 GB RAM
Storage 64 / 128 GB 8 / 32 GB
Memory card Up to 256 GB
Camera 12 MP, f/1.8, 28mm
20 MP B/W, f/1.8
3.15 MP, AF, f/2.8
Video 2160p30,
Front camera 8 MP, f/1.9 No
Front video 1080p30 No
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE 2.1, A2DP
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 2.0
Battery capacity 3,750 mAh 1,220 mAh
Battery type Non-removable Li-Ion Non-removable Li-Ion
Versatile use autonomy ~ 9 hours and 30 minutes ~ 8 hours
Head SAR value (US) 1.44 W/kg 0.26 W/kg
Body SAR value (US) 0.53 W/kg 0.79 W/kg
AnTuTu 164,800
Geekbench 4 single core 1,855 150
Geekbench 4 multi-core 5,925 150
Rating 4.3 / 5 3.4 / 5
Number of reviews 526 365
Price $395 $45
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We can thus compare easily the technical specifications between these two smartphones. The Huawei P10 Plus smartphone has a bigger number of cores, the maximum frequency of the Huawei P10 Plus is higher. The Huawei P10 Plus 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 P10 Plus 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 P10 Plus  1,855
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 1137%. In multi-core, the gap is 3850%.


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.