A Single Display Made From Every iPhone Sold Would Tower Over Manhattan [Images]
Check out these images that visualize what it would look like if the displays of every iPhone sold were combined into one giant display that towered over Manhattan.
The calculations that factored in 352,292,000 iPhones sold were performed by stupidcalculations.com:
The eye-glazing calculations are laid out below for those who appreciate the dirty work but, skipping ahead, the Kubrick-inspired monophone would stretch 5,059 feet into the sky and have a base measuring 2,846 feet across (Central Park is 2,640 feet wide). Its surface area would take in 2.07 billion square inches. That’s 14.39 million square feet or 330.54 acres. The new World Trade Center, by comparison, will have a surface area of 23 glass-clad acres, giving us enough screenage to watch Game of Thrones on all four sides of fourteen WTCs.
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