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Ever Wondered What Does 'i' In The iPhone And Other Apple Products Mean?

Almost every product manufactured by Apple has an initial 'i' in its name. Yes, there lies a unique branding strategy in naming their products. However, this strategy has a hidden message for us all. Except for a few products and apps like, Macintosh, QuickTime, etc., what is the reason behind Apple's strategy in naming the products with an initial 'i?'

Let's find it out!

Ever Wondered What Does 'i' In The iPhone And Other Apple Products Mean?

Ever Wondered What Does 'i' In The iPhone And Other Apple Products Mean?

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Apple was developed by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, and Ronald Wayne on April 1, 1976, in Cupertino, CA.

What Does 'i' In The iPhone And Other Apple Products Mean

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What Does 'i' In The iPhone And Other Apple Products Mean

In case, if you're wondering that the 'i' in Apple products is named after a person, then here's a reaction from Steve Jobs...

In case, if you're wondering that the 'i' in Apple products is named after a person, then here's a reaction from Steve Jobs...

Here's the actual meaning of 'i.' 

What Does 'i' In The iPhone And Other Apple Products Mean

iMac was the first Apple product which started with 'i' which was launched in 1998. During the product launch of iMac, Steve Jobs told that 'i' refers to the Internet. Those were the early days of the Internet and iMac was aimed to provide faster access to the Internet. In his exact words, Jobs said: "iMac comes from the marriage of the excitement of the Internet with the simplicity of Macintosh." 

He continued to explain with a slide that 'i' also stands for the Internet, individual, instruct, inform, and inspire.

What Does 'i' In The iPhone And Other Apple Products Mean

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This was the reason behind the 'i' in the iPhone and other Apple products.

This was the reason behind the 'i' in the iPhone and other Apple products.

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