Bharti Airtel and Apple have reached an agreement to launch the iPhone 3GS in India, selling through Airtel Authorized Stores. The exact launch date will be announced soon. The iPhone 3GS on Airtel will be locked to Airtel and will work with an activated Airtel SIM card.
The iPhone 3G S is the fastest, and most powerful iPhone yet. New iPhone 3GS features video recording, voice control, up to 32 GB of storage, etc..
The iPhone 3GS has a 3-megapixel camera which takes great still photos with the built-in autofocus. You can tap the display to focus on anything or anyone you want. You can shoot high-quality VGA video in portrait or landscape, edit it, and share it directly on your iPhone 3GS.
It provides Voice Control feature to recognizes the names in your Contacts list and also knows the music on your iPod, which enables you to place a call or play a song, all you have to do is “ask”.
iPhone 3Gs has a built-in digital compass app, which reorients maps to match the direction you’re facing. You can cut, copy, and paste words and photos, even between applications. Copy and paste images and content from the web, too.
iPhone 3GS is available in 3 models: (1) iPhone 3G – 8 GB in Black Color. (2) iPhone 3GS – 16 GB in Black & White Color. (3) iPhone3GS – 32 GB in Black & White Color.
To buy an iPhone 3GS, existing Airtel customers can just walk into any Airtel Stores, with your existing Airtel SIM card. New customers are required to provide 1. Proof of Identity and Address, Photograph and Proof of Address to buy Airtel Post Paid or Prepaid connection. It will take around 4 Hours to activate the new connection.
Every iPhone3G needs “tethering” before one can start using the handset. The handset is connected to PC through USB and connects to iTunes. The PC needs to be connected through internet. The process takes around 3-5 minutes depending upon the internet connectivity of the PC.