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.
The really big battery
Naturally, some prototypes should remain just that - prototypes. This form factor is rather curious, given its uneven design. Considering the iPhone's battery requirements these days, a design like this would never pass muster today. Just look at all the wasted space that could be occupied by a bigger battery.