29 June 2012 12:13 | By Tom Phillips
A brief history of the Apple iPhone

The iPhone turns 5

The iPhone turns 5 (© Bloomberg/Bloomberg/Getty Images)
  • The iPhone turns 5 (© Bloomberg/Bloomberg/Getty Images)
  • The iPhone arrives
  • On sale (© Michael Nagle/Getty Images News/Getty Images)
  • iPhone 3G brings the apps
  • Competition arrives (© Bloomberg/Getty Images)
  • iPhone 3GS adds speed (© Justin Sullivan/Getty Images News/Getty Images)
  • iPhone 4 - redesign time (© Ming Yeung/Getty Images News/Getty Images)
  • Antennagate (© David Paul Morris/Getty Images News/Getty Images)
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Apple's iPhone has helped to kickstart a revolution in the mobile phone market since it was first announced since 2007.

As the popular smartphone celebrates its fifth birthday, we look back at the short but influential history of the iPhone. Do you remember the time when it didn't even have apps?

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