The humongous early iPad prototype 035 now leaks in color, it's where the iOS touch work started
0. phoneArena posted on 19 Jul 2012, 02:27
Color versions of those black&white pics of prototype 035 that we saw yesterday were unearthed from the Samsung-Apple lawsuit court filings, and Johny Ive's depositions confirm this is the real deal. What the existence of this unit also confirms is that SJ's original idea was to make a portable computer that is always-on and connected to the Internet, which people can carry around with them at all times...
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1. cheeseycheeser posted on 19 Jul 2012, 02:37 4 0
Obviously wasn't final, but had been released a few years before the iPad did get released, it would have been a pretty decent device.
2. tiara6918 posted on 19 Jul 2012, 03:12 3 0
Looks like the prototype iPad got it's inspiration from some of the macbook models. I wonder if samsung could also release images like these(how the galaxy,omnia,wave,etc. were developed)
5. deathyyy posted on 19 Jul 2012, 08:02 0 0
"..but circa 2002-2004 was just imagined as a chopped-off iBook screen with an on-screen keyboard."