The iPhone dominance is something prevailed by its unique designing style and outstanding features. Apple came up with its six iPhone series till now. It’s the introduction of iPhone in the market made Apple Company to be widely accepted by the world in a small period of time.
Starting from the first generation iPhone released in 2007 we can see a huge increase in the popularity of iPhone when we reach the year 2013. The history of iPhone began when the Project Purple by Apple geared on with the participation of more than 1000 employees in the year 2004. Steve Jobs was the man who leaded the project in all its development stages and after the continuous hard work and efforts of 30 months Steve Jobs unveiled the first iPhone on January 9th of 2007.
The introduction of first generation iPhone became a new revolution in Smartphone world, first ever touchscreeen based handset. Also the hardware software coupling of iPhone the keen specification of the series.
It was in the MacWorld convention at San Francisco the first glimpse of iPhone was open to the world. Then first version iPhone were available with two model including 4GB and 8GB storage with a weight of 135g. During the initial days of release itself iPhone had a large booking from various nations. It also include a 2.0 megapixel camera which is used for capturing the still images only. The 4GB model was discontinued in the year itself and the 8GB model discontinued in the very next year on 2008.
After discontinuing the first model iPhone Apple came up with iPhone 3G on 2008. It incorporated all the features of iPhone with some more extra and advanced feature like scratch resistant display, 3.5 in size, Glossy screen and GPS assistance. As seen earlier this series also had a wide acceptance among people. It was available till the year 2010 in the market. After iPhone 3G Apple introduced 3GS model in 2009 with further more advancement and design specification. Voice and volume control, advanced camera options and digital compass was the main change which made the iPhone 3GS different from iPhone 3G. Major part of iPhone activation was in United States during this time.
It was the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S which were introduced back to back in the year 2010 and 2011 created a blast in the market. Micro SIM, LED Flash, noise suppression, GLOSNASS support, Siri voice assistance are some features that Apple included in this versions of iPhone. The aliminosilicate front glass and stainless steel edge gave it’s a beautiful look and according to the reports it is estimated that more than 1 million iPhone 4S were sold in the market within 24 hours after its release. This selling broke all the records till that time and made Apple to become the top among the mobile manufacturers.
It was on September 21st of 2012 iPhone 5 was bought in to market. iPhone 5 is the sixth among the iPhone series. Comparing with all other iPhone’s it is the iPhone with least weight of 112g. This feature makes it easy for carrying to any place without any inconvenience. Apple has included a large series of applications and advanced features in its new iPhone.
The main specifications and features of iPhone 5
- A6 chip
- 8MP iSight camera
- Screen size of 4inch
- it has got a larger retina display with pixel density 326 pixel per inch
- Lightning connector
- Apple ear pods
- High speed network connectivity