Apple’s iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C are now available on the market. For iPhone users, do you know the history and revolution of the iPhone that you are using now?
Apple have been popular in producing touchscreen technology with so many applications, this phenomenon helped to bring many features of today’s smartphones into this mainstream modern portable mobile market. Thanks to mobiles.co.uk for providing us this useful infographic.
In the year 2007, Apple Inc released the first mobile device that we are calling it “iPhone”, 700,000 units of the first iPhone were sold in the first weekend. Then, App Store was introduced in year 2008 with 500 apps available at launch. In the same year, iPhone 3G was released. After that, followed by iPhone 3G in the year 2009.
Year 2010 was the biggest changes for Apple because this is the first time for it to overtake Microsoft Corp and became the biggest tech company based on Market Value globally after iPhone 4 was released in the market. The next year, iPhone 4S that comes with Siri function released with 4 million units sold in the first weekend.
In 2012, iPhone 5 that could support 4G connectivity was released. What a great record for year 2012 is that iPhone sales outsell the life history of Mac sales. Now, let’s see what iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C can do in the coming year.