iPhone 7 Timeline: Release Date, Features, History.
iPhone 7 is most awaited smartphone in world.
All who have iPhone 6 understand that iPhone 6s is very nice phone, but not revolutionary. Next step is iPhone 7.
You can see simple iPhone Timeline (from first generation iPhone to iPhone 6s). Let’s go…
June 29, 2007
Apple’s Revolutionary iPhone Goes on Sale. It all started when the original iPhone went on sale at 6 p.m. that Friday on a first come first serve basis, limited to two per customer.
September 10, 2007
1 Millionth iPhone Sold. Only 74 days after the iPhone launched, Apple announced that iPhone sales surpassed 1 million.
November 1, 2007
TIME Declares iPhone ‘Best Invention of the Year’. The iPhone distinguished itself by its apperance, feel, operating system and most of all, how it redefined mobile phones.
June 9, 2008
Apple Introduces iPhone 3G. Apple introduced the iPhone 3G in 21 countries with networking twice as fast as its predecessor.
July 11, 2008
iPhone 3G on Sale, App Store Launches. In addition to releasing the iPhone 3G for sale, Apple introduced the App Store with 500 native applications ready to download.
July 14, 2008
1 Millionth iPhone 3G sold, and App Store Downloads Top 10 Million. Apple reached major milestones with the iPhone 3G sales and App Store downloads—and only in the new products’first weekend.
September 9, 2008
App Store Downloads Top 100 Million Worldwide. Less than two months after the App Store was released, global downloads exploded, and over 3,000 were apps available.
November 6, 2008
iPhone Wins First JD Power & Associates Awards. Having won the first of several awards from JD Power & Associates, the iPhone was recognized for high smartphone customer satisfaction.
March 17, 2009
Apple Announces iPhone OS 3.0 Beta. Over 100 new features became available in OS 3.0, including cut and paste, parental controls and stereo Bluetooth.
April 24, 2009
App Store Downloads Top 1 Billion. After just nine months, the one billionth download was made for Bump Technologies’ “Bump” by Connor Mulcahey, a 13-year-old American boy who won a $10,000 iTunes gift card in Apple’s one billion app countdown contest.
June 1, 2009
Artist Jorge Colombo Uses Brushes for New Yorker Cover. Colombo used the iPhone app to “fingerpaint” a skyscraper’s many windows lit at night.
June 9, 2009
Apple Announces New iPhone 3GS. The new iPhone boasted upgraded features such as improved battery life, network speed and camera quality, and sold 1 million its first weekend.
June 15, 2009
iPhone Graces Cover of TIME. The cover featured an iPhone displaying a tweet describing the cover story about how Twitter was changing the world.
September 28, 2009
App Store Downloads Top 2 Billion. In addition to recordbreaking downloads, there were over 50 million iOS customers worldwide, 125,000 App Store developers and 85,000 apps available.
November 4, 2009
Over 100,000 Apps Available. Along with the milestone, Apple announced that customers in 77 countries could choose from a range of 20 app categories.
January 5, 2010
App Store Downloads Top 3 Billion. Apple announced that in less than 18 months, over 3 billion apps had been downloaded.
March 22, 2010
Mt. Sinai Hospital in Canada Uses iPhone. The hospital began using iPhones to deliver the information physicians need to make critical treatment decisions.
April 8, 2010
185,000 Apps on App Store, Over 85 Million iOS Users. Apple announced increased apps and iOS users, noting over 4 billion app downloads.
June 7, 2010
Apple Introduces iPhone 4. The new iPhone debuted with FaceTime and retina display, among other improvements.
June 28, 2010
iPhone 4 Sales Top 1.7 Million. In Apple’s most explosive sales yet, iPhone 4 sales boomed to 1.7 million only three days after it became available.
October 25, 2010
iPhone Included in TIME’s ‘All Time 100 Greatest and Most Influential Gadgets’. TIME honored the original iPhone, not its latest model, for the way it “rocked the mobile-phone industry.”
February 10, 2011
iPhone Launches on Verizon. iPhones under Verizon, the largest US carrier, marked the end of AT&T’s four years as the iPhone’s exclusive carrier.
July 7, 2011
App Store Downloads Top 15 Billion. In addition, Apple announced that there were over 200 million iOS users worldwide.
July 8, 2011
First iPhone Goes to Space. The first iPhone to enter space took off on NASA’s Atlantis space shuttle to assist astronauts in tracking their scientific results.
October 4, 2011
Apple Launches iPhone 4s, iOS 5, iCloud and Siri. The iPhone 4s came with over 200 new features, such as the Notification Center, iCloud and Siri, the intelligent assistant.
October 17, 2011
iPhone 4s Pre-Order Top 1 Million in 24 Hours. With sales of 4 million in the first weekend of the iPhone 4s, the new device was the fastest selling iPhone ever.
November 15, 2011
Photographer Annie Leibovitz Call iPhone ‘Snapshot Camera of Today’. When NBC Anchor Brian Williams asked the famous portrait photographer about her camera recommendations, she suggested the iPhone.
January 13, 2012
iPhone 4s Arrives in China. After positive consumer response abroad, Apple launched the iPhone 4s in China and 21 other countries.
March 5, 2012
App Store Downloads Top 25 Billion. The 25 billionth download was made for the “Where’s My Water? Free” by China’s Chunli Fu, who won a $10,000 iTunes gift card.
April 24, 2012
Over 35 Million iPhones Sold in Q2 2012. The whopping sales figure represented an 88% unit growth over the same quarter from the previous year.
January 7, 2013
App Store Downloads Top 40 Billion. Almost half of the 40 billion downloads were made in 2012, with Imangi Studios’ Temple Run logging over 75 million downloads.
January 10, 2013
Actress Quevenzhané Wallace Reads Speech Off iPhone. After winning Best Young Actress at the 18th Annual Critics’ Choice Awards, the rising star read her acceptance speech from her iPhone.
February 2, 2013
25 Billionth Song Downloaded on iTunes Store. The lucky track was “Monkey Drums” (Goksel Vancin Remix) by Chase Buch, bought by Germany’s Phillip Lüpke, who won a €10,000 iTunes Gift Card.
April 12, 2013
iPhone Available on All US Carriers. iPhones became available under T-Mobile, marking the start of all major U.S. carriers selling the iPhones.
June 10, 2013
iOS 7 Unveiled. iOS 7 marked the most significant update since the original iPhone, with salient visual upgrades and many improved technologies, such as the Control Center and multitasking features.
September 10, 2013
iPhone 5s and 5c Announced. Apple described the iPhone 5s as the “most forward-thinking smartphone in the world,” and the iPhone 5c as “the most colorful iPhone yet.”
September 12, 2013
Burberry Uses iPhone 5s for Runway Show. Burberry and Apple collaborated to use the iPhone 5s to capture and share photos from the Burberry Spring/Summer 2014 fashion show.
September 23, 2013
Apple Sells 9 Million iPhone 5S and 5C Models. After only three days, Apple sold a record-breaking 9 million of iPhone 5s and 5c models.
January 17, 2014
iPhone 5s and 5c Launch on China Mobile. The iPhone 5 models were brought onto China Mobile’s 4G and 3G networks, while the telecommunations company made plans to expand networks throughout China.
January 24, 2014
Apple Uses iPhone to Produce ‘1.24.14’ Video. Cut from over 70 hours of iPhone 5s footage, the video celebrated the 30th anniversary of the Mac.
May 15, 2014
Bentley Motors Uses iPhone 5s to Shoot ‘Intelligent Details’. Bentley commissioned a film crew to use the iPhone 5s to produce a short documentary featuring its flagship model, Mulsanne.
June 2, 2014
Apple Announces iOS 8 Beta. With a public release this fall, iOS 8 boasts improved photo organization and the ability to record voice onto text messages, among other additions.
September 9, 2014
iPhone 6 announced on September 9, 2014, and released on September 19, 2014.
September 22, 2014
More than 10 million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus devices were sold in the first three days.
September 10, 2015
Apple announced new iPhone 6S with Touch ID display….
September 25, 2015
Official iPhone 6S release date 0 25 September. As of September 28, 2015, 13 million iPhone 6S and 6S Plus models have been sold.