Photos: Apple's iPhone through the years


With the imminent release of the Apple Watch, it's time to look back at one of Apple's most successful, and disruptive products -- the iPhone. Here's a look back at the iterations of the iPhone.

Steve Jobs originally announced the iPhone at the Macworld Expo in early 2007. The phone was released on June 29, 2007. The original iPhone is considered by many to be the benchmark of the early touch screen smartphones.

Image: Corinne Schulz/CNET

By Conner Forrest

Conner Forrest is an analyst for 451 Research. He was formerly a Senior Editor for TechRepublic.