Reactions to the iPhone Release 10 Years Ago

Somehow the 10th anniversary of the iPhone has crept up on us. There’s perhaps no better way to celebrate its tech longevity thus far than by looking back at some of the initial reviews that greeted its debut. From complaints that there was no “real” buttons, memory card slot or stylus to a belief that Nokia would attack with something far superior, many critics thought that there was “a low demand for converged, all-in-one devices,” as claimed by The Guardian. has selected some of the best negative reviews and it’s truly entertaining with hindsight.