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iPhone 4S Made Simple by Gary Mazo, Rene Ritchie, Martin Trautschold

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Chapter  24

Games and Fun

Your iPhone excels at many things. It is a multimedia workhorse, and it can keep track of your busy life. Your iPhone particularly excels in two areas: as a gaming device and for displaying apps that take advantage of its beautiful, high-resolution touch screen and powerful graphical processor. You can even find versions of popular games for the device that you might expect to find only on dedicated gaming consoles.

The iPhone brings many advantages to portable gaming: the high definition (HD) screen delivers realistic visuals; the high quality audio provides great sound effects; and the gyroscope and the accelerometer allow you to interact with your games in a way that many PCs and dedicated gaming consoles (outside ...

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