Evolution of the iPhone

Events

iPhone (1st gen)

June 29, 2007

Its touchscreen laid the foundation for more modern smartphones and the use of fingers rather than a stylus pen to navigate, something revolutionary at the time.

iPhone 3G

July 11, 2008

Came with 3G connectivity, GPS and the App Store, giving users the ability to install applications.

iphone 3GS

June 19th, 2009

Has the same plastic back, but the "S" of its name is speed, because the processor speed jumped from 412 MHz to 600 MHz, and the RAM doubled to 256 MB.

iPhone 4

June 24, 2010

The first major redesign of the handset was with this model, which featured a combination of stainless steel and glass. Highlights include: the arrival of a front camera enabling FaceTime video calls, a retina display, 5 megapixel camera with LED flash, making it possible to make videos in HD resolution.

iPhone 4s

October 14, 2011

With a design almost identical to the previous model, came the introduction of a voice assistant called Siri, the meaning of the "S" in the name.

iPhone 5

September 21, 2012

The second major redesign of the device, now finished in aluminum, larger screen, thinner and lighter. Also changed to the new lightning connector (with only ten Pins rather than 30 of the previous model) and the redesigned earphone, the EarPod.

iPhone 5c

September 20, 2013

Came in five models with the rear made in polycarbonate and available in various colors. Colors available include green, blue, white, yellow and pink.

iPhone 5s

September 20, 2013

Available in new color options including gold, silver, and space grey. This model was the firs to introduce touch ID to the apple world.

iPhone 6 Plus

September 19, 2014

5.5 inches, retina display, a more curved body, a few millimeters thinner and a few grams lighter. It is a size larger than the iPhone 6.

iPhone 6

September 19, 2014

Rounded lines, thinner and lighter. The 4.7-inch screen fits perfectly in the hand of the user. Introduction of Retina HD, which offers better picture quality in your photos, videos, apps, and games.

iPhone 7 Plus

September 7, 2016

Available in glossy black, matte black, silver, gold and rose gold. Water, splash and dust resistant and comes with new 12MP cameras with wide-angle and telephoto lenses, A10 Fusion chip, new color Retina HD display, stereo speakers and iOS 10. It is a size larger than the iPhone 7

iPhone 7

September 7, 2016

Available in glossy black, matte black, silver, gold and rose gold. Water, splash and dust resistant and comes with a new 12MP camera, new color Retina HD display, stereo speakers and iOS 10.