A Tale of Two Screens

Jun 13, 2010

If anyone was skeptical about the new Retina Display for iPhone 4 that Apple announced last week, I’m sure the following comparison might help those who doubted seeing a true noticeable difference. Despite claims of “market puffery” from a Ph.D. Raymond Soneira regarding the new display, I’d have to say the enticement of seeing this display in person just got heightened. This is what four times the number of pixels into the same 3.5-inch screen does for you. Wow.

iPhone 4 compared to iPhone 3GS

I admit, this side-by-side comparison from apple.com didn’t seem that realistic at first …

iPhone 4 compared to iPhone 3GS

Until seeing this … credit to Robert Scoble for the high resolution images.