iPhone (1st generation)

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The Original iPhone was the first phone made by Apple, Inc. It was announced in January 9, 2007, and released in June 29, 2007.[1] It changed the mobile phone industry, being the first phone to include a capacitive Multi-touch display. It succeeded the Newton line of touch screen phones by Apple Computer, Inc.

Design[change | change source]

Compared to other phones at the time, the iPhone had a much larger screen and removed most of the buttons, leaving only a home button to take you to the home screen.[source?]

3G version[change | change source]

On June 9, 2008, Apple announced a version of the iPhone which featured slightly improved hardware, GPS, and 3G functionality.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Dolan, Brian. "Timeline of Apple "iPhone" Rumors (1999–Present)". Archived from the original on April 15, 2008. Retrieved February 17, 2008.
  2. Apple Inc. (June 9, 2008). "Apple Introduces the New iPhone 3G". Press release. https://www.apple.com/newsroom/2008/06/09Apple-Introduces-the-New-iPhone-3G/. Retrieved November 10, 2017.