The evolution of Apple iPhones through the years iPhone was launched in 2007. Agency HT Staff 07 Mar 2017, 10:41 AM IST in photos 01/09 iPhone was launched in 2007. 02/09 iPhone 3G was launched in 2008. 03/09 iPhone 3GS was launched in 2009. 04/09 iPhone 4 was launched in 2010. 05/09 iPhone 4S was launched in 2011. 06/09 iPhone 5 was launched in 2012. 07/09 iPhone 5C was launched in 2013. 08/09 Apple unveiled the 4.7-inch display iPhone 6 at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts in Cupertino, California on September 9, 2014. The iPhone 6 Plus and the Apple Watch wearable tech were also launched at the launch event. 09/09 Apple CEO Tim Cook unveiled the 5.5 inch display iPhone 6 Plus at the launch event held at the Flint Center in Cupertino, California on September 9, 2014. According to Apple's India website, the newly announced smartphones will be available in India starting October 17.