Speaker Volume Test: iPhone 2G vs. 3G vs. 3GS vs. 4 vs. 4S vs. 5 [Video]

Posted September 30, 2012 at 4:19pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 33978 views

We noticed that our new iPhone 5 speaker feels a bit louder than that of the iPhone 4S so we used a decibel meter and some pink noise to test the speaker volume of each iPhone.

Interestingly, it appears Apple improved on the iPhone 2G speaker with the iPhone 3G and iPhone 3GS but when it released the new iPhone 4 design the speaker was significantly quieter than the previous two devices.

The iPhone 4S and 5 were the loudest overall with the iPhone 5 being the clear winner.

Results:
● iPhone 2G: 91.0 dBA
● iPhone 3G: 95.0 dBA
● iPhone 3GS: 97.6 dBA
● iPhone 4: 92.8 dBA
● iPhone 4S: 97.9 dBA
● iPhone 5: 100.3 dBA

Take a look at the video below!


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King - October 1, 2012 at 4:35am
I would have laughed if the 2g was the loudest..... Maybe that's why they put the mic further from it
ricardo - October 1, 2012 at 1:24am
thank you, nice info...
Leggoman - October 1, 2012 at 1:18am
Test is a waste of time. To many unknowns to be any use to any one.
Jenya - October 1, 2012 at 12:17am
Nice music. What is the name?
billy - September 30, 2012 at 11:25pm
for some reason i miss iphone 2g still
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