Apple aesthetics: a look at the iPhone's design history

Billy Steele
B. Steele|09.09.14

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Apple aesthetics: a look at the iPhone's design history

In order to properly appreciate the brand-spanking-new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, you first have to examine its lineage. 2007's OG iPhone introduced iOS to the masses, and 2013 saw the release of two separate models for the first time. Today, the long-rumored successors to those 5s and 5c handsets was unveiled, and with them comes new aesthetic tools that continue Apple's lineage of design prowess. Let's take a gander back at the full line, and examine the finer points that made each one unique.

Gallery: The iPhone's design history | 15 Photos

  • iPhone (2007)
  • iPhone 3G (2008)
  • iPhone 3GS (2009)
  • iPhone 4 (2010)
  • iPhone 4 (2010)
  • iPhone 4s (2011)
  • iPhone 5 (2012)
  • iPhone 5 (2012)
  • iPhone 5s (2013)
  • iPhone 5s (2013)
  • iPhone 5c (2013)
  • iPhone 5c (2013)
  • iPhone 6 and 6 Plus (2014)
  • iPhone 6 and 6 Plus (2014)
  • iPhone 6 (2014)
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