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The first generation iPhone was unveiled in 2007, the new and exciting project was a personal pet of Steve Jobs, and one that started a legacy.
 
iPhone 2G

The first generation iPhone was unveiled in 2007, the new and exciting project was a personal pet of Steve Jobs, and one that started a legacy.

The second installment released in 2008, added the missing components of App Store and 3G connectivity, but still lacked the copy-paste function.
 
iPhone 3G

The second installment released in 2008, added the missing components of App Store and 3G connectivity, but still lacked the copy-paste function.

In 2009, the first of the iPhone S variants came out with iPhone 3GS. The faster processor enabled gaming to be a success on the iOS platform.
 
iPhone 3GS

In 2009, the first of the iPhone S variants came out with iPhone 3GS. The faster processor enabled gaming to be a success on the iOS platform.

The 3.5in retina screen made the Apple phone a visually pleasing experience. The phone released in 2010 also had a selfie-camera and the trademark square-design, for the first time.
 
iPhone 4

The 3.5in retina screen made the Apple phone a visually pleasing experience. The phone released in 2010 also had a selfie-camera and the trademark square-design, for the first time.

The 2011 release had something none of the previous installments had— Siri. The wonderfully welcoming personal assistant became the backbone of every iPhone since. 
 
iPhone 4S

The 2011 release had something none of the previous installments had— Siri. The wonderfully welcoming personal assistant became the backbone of every iPhone since. 

The lightning connector was the newest feature of this 2012 version. Innovative in the sense that it could be plugged in without struggling to see the what right-way up was.
 
iPhone 5

The lightning connector was the newest feature of this 2012 version. Innovative in the sense that it could be plugged in without struggling to see the what right-way up was.

The faster version of iPhone 5 that came out in 2013 featured, for the first time, the touchID fingerprint scanner. Allowing for easy access, the feature was soon adopted by other smartphone companies.
 
iPhone 5S

The faster version of iPhone 5 that came out in 2013 featured, for the first time, the touchID fingerprint scanner. Allowing for easy access, the feature was soon adopted by other smartphone companies.

The only C version of the iPhone also came out in 2013. It was essentially the same phone as 5S, but with a colourful plastic body, making it cheaper than the other variant.
 
iPhone 5C

The only C version of the iPhone also came out in 2013. It was essentially the same phone as 5S, but with a colourful plastic body, making it cheaper than the other variant.

The iPhone that sold like hotcakes came out in 2014. It features the now iconic curved metal body and a 4.7in screen.
 
iPhone 6

The iPhone that sold like hotcakes came out in 2014. It features the now iconic curved metal body and a 4.7in screen.

The phone that came along in the same year featured a pressure sensitive screen with 3D Touch gestures, a Taptic Engine and came in the much-in-demand rose gold.
 
iPhone 6S

The phone that came along in the same year featured a pressure sensitive screen with 3D Touch gestures, a Taptic Engine and came in the much-in-demand rose gold.

The smarter sibling came out in 2015 and featured the battery that lasted much longer than its previous generations.
 
iPhone 6S Plus

The smarter sibling came out in 2015 and featured the battery that lasted much longer than its previous generations.

Apple did something in 2016, that was novelty. It released a Special Edition (SE) version of iPhone that featured the body of iPhone 5S, the touchID of iPhone 6, and the processsor of iPhone 6 Plus.
 
iPhone SE

Apple did something in 2016, that was novelty. It released a Special Edition (SE) version of iPhone that featured the body of iPhone 5S, the touchID of iPhone 6, and the processsor of iPhone 6 Plus.

The biggest unveil of 2016, have to be the iPhones 7 and 7 Plus. It is the one that marks the beginning of the end of the headphone jack. It is also waterproof. 
 
iPhone 7 & 7 Plus

The biggest unveil of 2016, have to be the iPhones 7 and 7 Plus. It is the one that marks the beginning of the end of the headphone jack. It is also waterproof. 

It’s been ten years since Steve Jobs launched the first generation iPhone. 2007 introduced the smart and user-friendly smartphone that has taken the world by a storm.


From the first iPhone 2G, which didn’t even have the cut and paste feature, to iPhone 7 of 2016, the sleek and smart mobile device has undergone an evolution that keeps users coming back for more.

 

 

 

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