iPhone prototypes revealed in Apple vs Samsung court trial
Among the more interesting products of the Apple-Samsung trial are Apple's early iPhone prototypes that never saw the light of day
By Yoni Heisler | Network World US | Published: 14:17, 31 August 12
From an eight-sided iPhone to an assortment of clunky devices, here are the iPhone models that Apple toyed around with, but that never came to be.
Bulky and boring
This one probably would have been a fine device back in 2007. But by today's standards this prototype seems a bit too bulky and somewhat boring to make a splash in the marketplace. If you take a look at the icon setup, it's clear that this prototype was developed long after the original iPhone debuted.