The iPhone Is Literally Four Times as Powerful as the Curiosity Rover

Last night NASA landed on Mars. An amazing feat! But guess what? The Curiosity rover's on-board computer is a pretty low-power system. In fact, the iPhone 4S is four times more powerful. Check out the specs below.

The iPhone Is Literally Four Times as Powerful as the Curiosity Rover


Surprised? Don't be. NASA knows what it's doing. It has just enough to do everything it needs. And that includes 17 cameras. [@mikko]