Rejected iPhone Designs

Contest Info

  • Started: 6/29/2007 06:00
  • Ended: 7/1/2007 06:00
  • Level: advanced
  • Entries: 9
  • Jackpot:
  • FN Advanced 1st Place $5
  • FN Advanced 2nd Place $3
  • FN Advanced 3rd Place $2
Rejected iPhone Designs
Contest Directions: This Friday AT&T starts selling the long awaited iPhone. Apple Inc. signed AT&T as the exclusive carrier for iPhone. While the revolutionary phone combines an iPod, a digital camera, and a cell-phone, this technology comes at a price of up to $600 for the device plus the two year AT&T contract with $60 - $100 monthly subscription fees.
Apple's iPhone - what's in the name? Show how an iPhone could look if it was designed by merging cell phone parts with fruits (or vegetables) as the company's name suggests - a mobile phone combined with an apple, or other rejected designs that obviously did not make it to the market. If you can, try to take it one step further and give your iPhone fruits and vegetables plastic or metal texture.

Contest Info

    • Started: 6/29/2007 06:00
    • Ended: 7/1/2007 06:00
    • Level: advanced
    • Entries: 9
    • Jackpot:
    • FN Advanced 1st Place $5
    • FN Advanced 2nd Place $3
    • FN Advanced 3rd Place $2
9 pictures
  • iPhone in a Lemon

    iPhone in a Lemon
  • Real Apple iPhone

    Real Apple iPhone
  • iPhone in a Watermelon

    iPhone in a Watermelon
  • Hot Pepper iPhone

    Hot Pepper iPhone
  • The Pear iPhone

    The Pear iPhone
  • Man Talking on a Squash iPhone

    Man Talking on a Squash iPhone
  • iPhone Orange Drink

    iPhone Orange Drink
  • iPhone Apple Slice

    iPhone Apple Slice
  • Hillary Clinton Hugging an Apple Eye Phone

    Hillary Clinton Hugging an Apple Eye Phone
9 image entries
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This contest is fueled by the following news: Apple started release of mobile phones under the trade mark of iPhone. Telephone was created on the basis of pocket video player iPod. Brilliant special features of the new telephone sensory system management, inclusive of set of telephone numbers, on the screen and availability of built-in internet-browser Safari. iPhone provides synchronization with appendices on personal computers like PC and Mac, including internet-supplement and voice mail. In addition to, iPhone is equipped with the functions of provisional preview for voice mail messages, which permits to select the mail for listening before, listening to all of them. In the new telephone is installed a computer type of virtual key board with molding QWERTY, reflecting on the screen. Composition of programmer consists of calendar, which can be synchronized with the personal computer. iPhone is furnished with a built-in camera with a resolution of 2 mega pixel and special application for digital photograph editing. Mobile phone iPhone is assigned for working with in standards of GSM 900/1800/1900, and also supports data of high speed transmission technology EDGE and wireless access technology Wi-Fi, and also Bluetooth. Mail client, installed in iPhone, supports HTML formats and functions on the basis of POP3 and IMAP, including reflection of photographs and graphs in the form of electronic mail text. With the help of iPhone services of instant messaging can be used, kinds like Microsoft Exchange, Apple. Mac Mail, AOL Mail Google Gmail and others. Sensory detector of the telephone provides automatic turn on of screen while nearing the telephone to the ear and turn off while removing, and also brightness settings of the screen relating to the lightness. New equipment this is a combination of wide screen iPod, mobile telephone, 2- mega pixel camera and internet communicator with a memory of 8 gigabyte. It doesn't have a single button; all operations are executed with the help of sensitive touch display. Apparatus works on the basis of operating system Apple OS X; this allow to install on it range of applications for working in internet. "Apple re-invented telephone", stated the founder and CEO of the company Steve Jobs, figuring out iPhone at yearly conference Macworld Expo in San Francisco. Probably, investors all together agreed to the table with humble valuation of Jobs: Apple got up to 8% on the day when auction was declared, translated BBC. iPhone. Appearance and specifications * Sensory screen 3.5 inch, resolution of 320x480 pixels, with out key board (access with virtual key board) * Size 115x61x11.6 mm, weight 135 g * Works in mobile networks of GSM/GPRS/EDGE, Wi-Fi connection (during connection with internet there is a possibility of easy automatic transition from Wi-Fi to EDGE and inverse for increasing the quality of connection) and Bluetooth 2.0, iPod-connector * Duration of work from one charge of battery in the mode of video display, internet-surfing, conversation 5 hours, in play mode 16 hours. * Full functional operating system Mac OS X, office supplements, browser Safari, map service from Google and Yahoo, synchronization with the computer, work with iTunes *Digital camera of 2 mega pixel resolution *Functional specifications: sensor location of the telephone turns off the lighting, when in conversation on telephone, bringing telephone to ear, orientation of the picture on screen relating to that, horizontal or vertical handling of telephone. Sensor lighting maintains brightness of the lighting. Update: iPhone 5: Fans of Apple who already managed to buy the new iPhone 5 are sure that their gadgets are the best mobile phones ever designed. We propose you to see it for yourself to see whether this is a fact or not by comparing the just introduced iPhone5, powered with iOS6 operating system, with Android and Windows Phone 8 flagship platform based handsets, particularly Samsung Galazy S III and Nokia Lumia 920. Certainly, the "on-paper" comparison of the specifications will not give the nicety of real use and does not take many nuances into account. Well, to date, one can say that the iPhone 5 possesses a smaller screen when compared to the specified competitors (4" against 4.8 " and 4.5" screens in Samsung Galaxy S III and Nokia Lumia 920 respectively). Thus, the latest product by Apple is thinner and lighter than the Korean and Finnish products (7.6 mm/112 gm when compared to 8.6 mm/133 gm & 10.7mm/185gm). At the same time, the screen resolution of the iPhone 5 is 1136 x 640 whereas the same screen resolution in the Samsung Galaxy S III and Nokia Lumia 920 are 1280 x 720 & 1280 x 768 respectively at approximately the same pixels per inch. Apart from this, Samsung is the only amongst the three, which supports an expansion card (standard Micro SDXC) and all the specified products support LTE in one way or another.