10 years ago Steve jobs introduced the iPhone
Exactly 10 years ago Steve jobs (Steve Jobs) presented the public with the new device, saying it will force the world to take another look at mobile phones in General and smartphones in particular. We are talking about the iPhone.
Addressing the audience, jobs said about iPod with touch controls, a revolutionary mobile phone and a device to access the Internet. He then noted that all of this is combined in the iPhone.
In the fall of 2007 went on sale in the original iPhone, and after about nine years, last summer, Apple reported implementation of more than one billion smartphones in this family.
Despite the fact that last year sales of the iPhone for the first time ceased to grow, it remains the most successful product of the company. In the last quarter, iPhone accounted for about 60% of the revenue Apple.
The list of innovations implemented by Apple in the iPhone since the release of the original model:
- 2008: App Store and 3G support
- 2009: video recording and personal hotspot
- 2010: the Retina display
- 2011: Siri and iCloud
- 2012: new 4-inch display, Lightning connector and LTE support
- 2013: Touch ID
- 2014: new displays a diagonal of 4.7 and 5.5 inches
- 2015: 3D Touch, live photos, video recording in 4K resolution
- 2016: waterproof dual camera in the iPhone 7 Plus
The announcement of the jubilee of the iPhone is expected in September of this year, he should get a new design, curved OLED display, wireless charging, the possibility of user detection by the retina or entities and other innovations.