Apple introduced the original iPhone back in 2007, instantly obsoleting every other smartphone on the planet. With the iPhone 3G and iPhone 3GS, Apple lowered prices an mainstreamed mobile. The iPhone 4 and iPhone 4s took the world to Retina and Siri. The iPhone 5 got taller and LTE faster. And the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c put the future at our fingertips. The iPhone 6 went thinner and faster than ever before, and the iPhone 6 Plus was Apple’s first BIG phone. Then Apple improved upon it's form with the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus bringing new hardware and adding 3D Touch — a pressure sensitive way to interact with your iPhone. Following the upgrade path, the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus led the charge with a new way to take photos using advanced camera lens hardware and software with the launch of Portrait Mode. The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus was a major upgrade to the iPhone's features with inductive charging, neural engine processing, and AR optimization. In the same year, Apple added a second flagship phone to the lineup, the most advanced iPhone ever made; the iPhone X, which came with an edge-to-edge display, Face ID, True Depth front-facing camera, and (gasp) no home button. This year, Apple threw everything out the window (except the iPhone X design), and updated the entire lineup with edge-to-edge, Face ID, and True Depth camera features with the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max, with the lower-cost iPhone XR to follow this fall.
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