The first iPhone was released on June 29, 2007.
The first Android, the HTC Dream, was released on October 22, 2008.
The first Samsung smartphone was the SPH-1300, released in October of 2001.
Samsung came out with a smartphone long before Apple.
What came out first apple or android?
Apparently, Android OS did come before iOS or iPhone, but it wasn’t called that and was in its rudimentary form. Furthermore the first true Android device, the HTC Dream (G1), came almost one year after the release of the iPhone.
Is Apple better than Samsung?
And the overall winner: Both Samsung and Apple make great phones. If you prefer Android, for example, go with Samsung. If the convenience of Face ID matters more to you, then buy Apple. These phones will all serve your needs, and major apps will run on both Android and iOS.
When did Samsung make their first phone?
Was Apple the first smartphone?
So Apple didn’t make the first smartphone. They made the first smartphone that didn’t suck. Did Edison invent the electric light bulb? Android had to totally re-invent itself, as did Windows, Blackberry, Nokia, Palm and Samsung, with varying degrees of success.
Is Samsung copying Apple?
Patently Apple has posted a number of reports over the years about Samsung loving to copy Apple’s new ideas whatever they are (e.g. one, two). Now Samsung’s mobile chief is going one step further. Beyond copying physical iPhone features, Samsung is now even trying to copy Apple’s long standing business philosophy.
Why did Apple sue Samsung?
The world’s top smartphone rivals have been in court over patents since 2011, when Apple filed a lawsuit alleging that Samsung’s smartphones and tablets “slavishly” copied its products. Samsung previously paid Apple $399 million to compensate Apple for infringement of some of the patents at issue in the case.