How things have changed inside the iPhone in 10 years
Bloomberg, in collaboration with iFixit showed how ten years of existence, has changed the “iron” part of the iPhone.
iPhone 2G was launched in 2007. According to statistics, more than half released then Apple are still working. The phone is equipped with lithium-ion battery capacity of 1400 mAh. Apple said that a single charge will last for eight hours of talk time, six hours of viewing web pages or seven hours of video playback.
In the upper left corner, placed 2-megapixel camera without flash, which makes it extremely blurry by today’s standards the pictures. Front camera in Apple phones did not yet exist.The phone is equipped with a single-core ARM11 processor with a frequency of 412 MHz, 128 MB of RAM and a graphics processor PowerVR MBX Lite. Selling iPhone 2G came with 4, 8 and 16 gigabytes of memory on Board. The first smartphone Apple installed chips Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 2.0 and 802.11 b/g.
Debut iPhone has a 3.5-inch display with a resolution of 320×480 pixels, a mechanical button “Home” and deeply recessed 3.5 mm Jack. As the port for charging and connecting to computer to use the 30-pin connector.
In 2008 came the iPhone 3G, which is not much different from its predecessor. The owners of the new smartphone was received with battery 1150 mAh and the same 2-megapixel camera. The iPhone 3GS the Apple has slightly improved the battery to 1219 mAh, installed a new 3-megapixel camera and more.
On iPhone 4 the most powerful among Apple smartphones of the time, the battery capacity of 1420 mAh. The phone has got a primary camera of 5 megapixels and front camera of 0.3 MP.
In 2012 came the iPhone 5, which has received a battery of 1440 mAh, 8-megapixel camera, the new Lightning connector and other improvements. Then came the iPhone 6 with a significantly increased capacity of the battery in 1810 mAh battery and an 8-megapixel camera.
Last year, Apple released the iPhone 7 that has a 1960 mAh battery, iSight primary camera 12 MP and front camera 7 MP. It was the first waterproof smartphone of Apple. In addition, since iPhone 7 smartphones Apple has lost a 3.5 mm headphone Jack.
12 September 2017, the company introduced the iPhone 8. The new smartphone has got a long slim battery capacity 1751 mAh, 12-megapixel primary and a 7 megapixel front camera and 2 GB of RAM. iPhone is equipped with 8 six-core processor A11 Fusion chips, Advanced LTE, Bluetooth 5.0 and Wi-Fi 802.11 a/c. Smartphone sold between 64 and 256 GB of memory.
Along with iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, the company has announced a brand new iPhone X. the Novelty will go on sale in a few weeks.