In Pictures: Back from the EDGE - a look at the evolution of the iPhone

With the Apple iPhone 5 on deck, we look back at how the iconic smartphone line has evolved

In Pictures: Back from the EDGE - a look at the evolution of the iPhone prev next

Loading...

Apps?

These days, Apple is justly proud of its App Store, which offers about 650,000 third-party applications that greatly expand the iPhone's functionality. It's interesting to note, however, that the original iPhone had exactly zero third-party apps available at launch -- users could only use the basic apps that came with the phone. Version 2.0 of what was then called iPhone OS introduced new application functionality a year after release.

Prev Next 5/11

Comments on this image

Close

In Pictures: Back from the EDGE - a look at the evolution of the iPhone

11 images
Shopping.com

Don’t have an account? Sign up here

Don't have an account? Sign up now

Forgot password?