A Former Apple Designer Says The Original iPhone Was Supposed To Made Of All Glass

iPhone prototypeAn early iPhone prototype.

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Former Apple designer Douglas Satzer revealed during a deposition in the Apple/Samsung case that Apple initially wanted to build the iPhone out of two pieces of curved glass, reports Network World.The company had to move on from the idea because the phones would’ve been too expensive.

He said, “The technology in shaping the glass, the cost relative to shaping the glass at the time, and some of the design features of this specific shape were not liked.”

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