iPhone Evolution: What Previous iPhones Can Tell Us About The iPhone 5

Posted in iPhone on 23/08/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler


There’s little doubt that Apple’s first iPhone changed mobile phones forever. At the time, there was no app store, and the iPhone 3G only had access to around 500 apps. As the iPhone evolved over the years, things picked up in a rapid an unrelenting manner.

Fast forward to today, when the iPhone continues to be a best-seller, the App Store has sold over 15 billion apps, and the world at large is eagerly awaiting the release of the iPhone 5. But what should be expect from Apple’s next iPhone?

The folks at IntoMobile have pieced together an info-graphic showing how the iPhone has changed over the years, and taking current rumors into account to predict the likely specs of the iPhone 5. Take a look:


J. Glenn Künzler

Glenn is Managing Editor at MacTrast, and has been using a Mac since he bought his first MacBook Pro in 2006. Now he's up to his neck in Apple, and owns an old iBook, a 2012 iMac with an extra Thunderbolt display for good measure, a 4th-generation iPad, an iPad mini, 2 iPhones, and a Mac Mini that lives at the neighbor's house. He lives in a small town in Utah, enjoys bacon more than you can possibly imagine, and is severely addicted to pie.