Compare OnePlus 5T vs Apple iPhone 3GS: Price, Specs, Review

Difference between the OnePlus 5T smartphone and the Apple iPhone 3GS mobile, with the technical details, but also the respective performances. The first phone is operating with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, which has 8 cores, 8 threads, an energy-efficient frequency of 1,9 GHz, a high-performance frequency of 2,5 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 OnePlus 5T Apple iPhone 3GS
Model version(s) OnePlus A5010 A1325
Release date Q4 2017 Q2 2009
Dimensions 6.15 x 2.95 x 0.29 in 4.55 x 2.44 x 0.48 in
Weight 5.71 oz 4.76 oz
Body Front glass,
aluminum frame & back
Aluminum body
Screen size, colours 6.01 inches, 16M colors 3.5 inches, 16M colors
Screen type Optic AMOLED TFT
Resolution 1080 x 2160 pixels 320 x 480 pixels
Screen ratio 18:9 3:2
Density 401 ppi 165 ppi
Operating system Android 7.1.1 iOS 3
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Cortex-A8
Lithography 10 nm FinFET LPE 65 nm
Cores 8 1
Threads 8 1
High-performance cores 4x Cortex-A73 @2.45 GHz 1x Cortex-A8 @600 MHz
Energy-efficient cores 4x Cortex-A53 @1.9 GHz
GPU Adreno 540 PowerVR SGX535
Memory 6 / 8 GB RAM 0.256 GB RAM
Storage 64 / 128 GB 8 / 32 GB
Memory card
Camera 16 MP, f/1.7, 27mm
20 MP, f/1.7, 27mm
3.15 MP, AF, f/2.8
Video 2160p30,
Front camera 16 MP, f/2.0, 20mm No
Front video 1080p30 No
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE 2.1, A2DP
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 2.0
Battery capacity 3,300 mAh 1,220 mAh
Battery type Non-removable Li-Po Non-removable Li-Ion
Versatile use autonomy ~ 12 hours and 10 minutes ~ 8 hours
Head SAR value (US) 1.38 W/kg 0.26 W/kg
Body SAR value (US) 1.25 W/kg 0.79 W/kg
DxOMark 87
AnTuTu 212,560
Geekbench 4 single core 1,858 150
Geekbench 4 multi-core 6,309 150
Rating 4.5 / 5 3.4 / 5
Number of reviews 188 365
Price $408 $45
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We can thus compare easily the technical specifications between these two smartphones. The OnePlus 5T smartphone has a bigger number of cores, the maximum frequency of the OnePlus 5T is higher. The OnePlus 5T has a more recent release date.

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Performance comparison between the OnePlus 5T 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
OnePlus 5T  1,858
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 1139%. In multi-core, the gap is 4106%.


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.