Why the next iPhone won't be called 'iPhone 5'...
I've been getting more and more bugged by people referring to the next iPhone as being the "iPhone 5", so I thought I'd make this simple graphic to explain why numerically it makes no sense for the next iPhone to be referred to as number 5!
You can download a 300dpi A4 sized version from this link if you want to print your own out and
annoy inform any of your co-workers / friends / family / bloggers / podcasters when they start saying "what will the iPhone 5 be like?"...
Originally published on 2012-01-18 15:38:04 by Rick Curran
Last edited on 2012-01-18 17:32:53 by Rick Curran
Left by pavel m. on 2012-01-20 08:35:25 #
So the new iPhone should simply be referred to as "the new iPhone" :-)
Left by Rick Curran on 2012-01-20 10:31:36 #
@Pavel: Yep, that seems like the right thing to do ;)
Left by Jon Gill on 2012-02-20 23:07:17 #
I actually think you've prove the opposite..!
Left by Jim on 2012-05-09 18:09:06 #
Im so glad someone else agrees with me on this.
Left by Rick Curran on 2012-05-09 18:16:08 #
@Jim: Glad to hear someone agrees with me! :)
Left by Jim on 2012-06-05 17:38:41 #
What would you say if apple did call it the iphone 5?
Left by Rick Curran on 2012-06-06 12:03:47 #
@Jim: I will cry myself to sleep ;)
Left by Jim on 2013-01-12 12:30:55 #
So Apple can not count it seems?
Left by Aaron on 2013-03-19 16:05:22 #
Did you cry yourself to sleep??
Left by Rick Curran on 2013-03-20 10:54:44 #
@Aaron: Every night ;)