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Old Oct 8, 2011, 11:32 PM   #1
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Number of 8MP Photos on a 16GB?

Greetings! I am hoping someone would be able to have an answer to my question regarding the quantity of 8MP pictures on the 16GB iPhone 4S. I have not owned an iPhone before but I am assuming there are compression settings for the pictures. I guess to make it simple my question is: How many pictures is it possible to take on an iPhone 4S 16GB? Thanks in advance!

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Old Oct 8, 2011, 11:35 PM   #2
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It depends on the compression/quality settings, but if you figure 4MB per picture, how many times does 4 million fit into 16 billion?

A lot.
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I remember hearing that an 8MP picture is somewhere around 4MB (depends on several things, such as the amount of white in a picture). So 16GB = 16384MB (lets say 16000 because of the OS and whatever). 16000MB / 4MB pictures = 4,000 pictures. I'd really estimate a MAXIMUM of 3000 with contacts and what ever else is needed for the iPhone.


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I googled how many mb is a 8mp picture and the generally idea I got was that on a 2GB card you can hold around 400-600 medium quality on a 2gb card and about 250 high quality sooo...

3200-4800 Medium quality

2000- high quality.


give or take a few.. but really there is plenty of space!
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It's going to be the 1080p video that eats up space, and makes the 64GB iPhone 4S so attractive...
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Plus the 1080 Video's too. I'm sure I'll do fine on my 16GB.
If not we got the cloud!
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