History of Cell Phones

  • Motorola DynaTAC 8000X

    Motorola DynaTAC 8000X
    This was the first cell phone to be offered commercially when it went on sale on 6 March 1983. It offered 30 minutes of talk time and 8 hours of standby, and a LED display for dialling or recall of one of 30 phone numbers. It was priced at $3,995 in 1983.
  • BellSouth/IBM Simon Personal Communicator

    BellSouth/IBM Simon Personal Communicator
    It was a handheld, touchscreen cellular phone and PDA designed and engineered by International Business Machines Inc. It was also the first cellular phone to include telephone and PDA features in one device.
  • Nokia 8210

    Nokia 8210
    Was the smallest, lightest Nokia mobile phone on the market thus its selling point was based on its design and customization, with removable Xpress-on covers. Six differently coloured Xpress-on covers are available, as well as many third party ones
  • Ericsson R380

    Ericsson R380
    It combined the functions of a mobile phone and a personal digital assistant.The display was a black and white touchscreen, partially covered by a flip.
  • Nokia 5510

    Nokia 5510
    The Nokia 5510 is a type of 2G mobile phone released in 2001. Aside from its music playing abilities. It has a 64 MB memory for storing audio files. The Nokia 5510 features a full QWERTY keyboard and an 84 x 48 monochrome display.
  • Nokia 7650

    Nokia 7650
    This was the first Nokia set to feature a built-in camera, first Nokia smartphone with the Symbian OS, and first Series 60 platform device.
  • BlackBerry 7210

    BlackBerry 7210
    Contains color screen, built-in keyboard, real-time e-mail, Web browser, Java support, compact travel charger, syncing cable, and decent battery life, but it lacks speakerphone and memory-expansion slot.
  • Motorola Razor V3

    Motorola Razor V3
    The Razr V3 has a design and comes with e-mail support, a nice display, Bluetooth, a speakerphone, and world phone support, but the volume comes a bit low.
  • PalmOne Treo 600

    PalmOne Treo 600
    It has a number of integrated features and it is possible to check the calendar while talking on the phone, dial directly from contacts list, take pictures or send emails. It includes a five-way navigation button and favorites screen allowing quick access to the phone functions.
  • Nokia 6680

    Nokia 6680
    The device features Bluetooth, fixed focus camera, video call camera, memory expansion, card support, stereo audio playback, and a color display with automatic brightness control based on the environment.
  • BlackBerry Pearl

    BlackBerry Pearl
    This was the first BlackBerry device with a camera and media player. This device includes: flexible communications, suretype technology, camera and video recording, multimedia, GPS and blackberry maps, wi-fi, and mobile streaming.
  • Samsung i607 BlackJack

    Samsung i607 BlackJack
    This is a slim, light messaging smartphone, and has a Windows Mobile 5. Also contains a QWERTY keyboard, document viewer, music player, memory card slot, stereo bluetooth, camer, and speaker phone.
  • Palm Treo 755p

    Palm Treo 755p
    The Palm Treo 755p is available in two attractive colors. The Palm smart phone has Bluetooth, a 1.3 megapixel camera, and it adds an instant-messaging app, Google Maps for Mobile, and direct push technology, and is a great performer.
  • iPhone

    It was created by Steve Jobs' direction by Apple Inc. It has many features like a small, smart touch screen, great interenet, music, and app feautres. The touch interface replaced the traditional QWERTY keyboards.
  • Nokia E90 Communicator

    Nokia E90 Communicator
    The Nokia E90 Communicator is equipped with Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and GPS, and has a solid set of productivity and communication features for the business user. The Symbian smartphone also has a full QWERTY keyboard megapixel camera.
  • LG Voyager

    LG Voyager
    An internet-enabled multimedia phone on the Verizon Wireless network. This phone includes a full QWERTY keyboard, camera, portable media player, along with texting, emailing, and web browsing.
  • LG Shine

    LG Shine
    This phone has an all metal design, mirror finish display, display resolution, scroller navigation, voice messgaing, and bluetooth.
  • iPhone 3G

    iPhone 3G
    The difference between the 3G and the original ipone is that the 3G has a slightly wider black frame around the screen. Also, the 3G has better battery life, a new software, and it is twice as fast.
  • iphone 4S

    iphone 4S
    The iphone4 has a square shape to it, unliike the other iphones. Also, it includes some upgrades such as the A5 processor, Siri, and an improved camera.
  • iphone 5

    iphone 5
    A touchscreen-based smartphone. The phone is a slimmer, lighter model that introduces a higher-resolution, with a 4 inch screen.