A mobile phone may also be known as a cellular phone or
simply cell phone.
Today’s mobile phones, however, are packed with a lot of
additional features such as Web browsers, games,
cameras, video players and even navigational systems.
A mobile phone is a wireless handheld device that allows
users to make calls and send text messages, among other
features. The earliest batch of mobile phones could only
make and receive calls.
HISTORY OF MOBILE PHONES
Alexander Graham Bell invented telephone and 1878 he
made the first phone call.
Motorola introduced some of its first cell phones during the
Those phones were completely different from the devices we
have today since from no side they were cost effective and
1973 – THE FIRST CELL PHONE
It was Martin Cooper who
placed the first call at AT&T
Bells Labs from the streets of
developed by Motorola in
No Touch Screen
1984 – NOKIA MOBIRA TALKMAN
The Phone weighed under 5
first transportable phones.
A car and a charger was
needed to charge it.
launched, its sales created a
stir in the market and the
cynics were silenced.
kgs and is world‟s one of the
1989 – MOTOROLA MICROTAC
Motorola Microtac was the
phone at that time.
smallest and lightest available
It was designed keeping in
mind to fit it in a shirt pocket.
First digital-sized mobile phone from
Motorola introduced in 1992.
This was the first handset that gave
the world an idea of “Flip Phones”.
1992 – MOTOROLA INTERNATIONAL
The International 3200 was crafted to enable mobile
phones to use the original analog cell technology.
3200‟s shape and size was similar to a long brick with
numeric buttons on the narrow side, along with the
earphone and microphone.
1994 – MOTOROLA 2900 BAG PHONE
Motorola introduced a very powerful line of mobile
phones in 1992.
These phones put out 3 watts of power (as opposed to
0.6 watts that today's cell phones output) which made
them popular for truckers, boaters, and people in
Because of their durability, many of these phones are
still in working order today.
TIME CHANGES, AND SO
1996 – MOTOROLA STARTAC
Before the StarTAC came along, cell phones were
The StarTAC handset helped drive mainstream cell
phone adoption, selling around 60 million units over
the course of its long life.
The phone also gets points for introducing the
first high-end phone was released in 1996
made it different was the „slider‟ form factor.
was made to protect the keypad when kept in
pocket and could downslide when in use.
1996 – NOKIA 9000 COMMUNICATOR
The very first product of the
A brand name in the series of
On the outside, it appears just
like a normal phone & open in
Nokia 5110 was the first phone to feature the game
It had a face plate which allowed users to customize
their mobile phone.
Now mobile phones were not limited to just
communication, they were more about fashion now.
Though this wasn‟t Nokia‟s first attempt for a business
phone, but this time they decided it was more of fashion.
The Guardian fashion editor loved it and it won the 'Off the
Cuff' (Fashion) Accessory of the Year Award 1998.
Nokia had jumped on a trend that started in the
mobile phone accessories market.
People were buying new covers for old phones.
FOR ONCE, WE ALL HAVE PLAYED THIS IN
1999 – NOKIA 8210
The lightest and smallest available Nokia phone at
Its selling point was based on the customization and
design, with removable X-press on covers.
This phone had the feature of speed dial in which the
user can assign name to each key on keypad.
On the lower side of the phone you can find an infra-red port for
The phone uses SMS (Short Message Service) with predictive text
input, with support for major European languages.
2002 – RIM BLACKBERRY 5810
There was a time in the not-so-
weren't actually phones.
addicted to e-mail access via their
RIM BlackBerry devices can get a
new fix with the company‟s 5810.
distant past when BlackBerry's‟
They were data-only devices, used by professionals,
like lawyers, who needed constant access to their e-
The reputation of the BlackBerry began to change in
2002, however, when Research In Motion released the
2002 – SANYO SCP - 5300
In 2002 the first flip-phones were
SCP-5300, which featured a lowquality camera as well.
When Sanyo introduced the colorscreen SCP-5000 a couple of years
ago, consumers got a glimpse of
what cell phones might be able to
do in the future.
introduced, including the Sanyo
Features which made this phone stand out of the
Vibrant color display
Built-in camera with flash
Compatible with Sprint PCS Business Connection software
Comes with extended battery; solid call quality.
crowd are :
2002 – T-Mobile SideKick
It featured a 240x160-pixel, 4-bit monochrome display and was
touted as a BlackBerry for the masses.
The handheld provided real-time e-mail and instant messaging
but lacked a speakerphone.
The Hiptop 2, 3, Sidekick iD, Sidekick 2008 and Sidekick LX
(2009) are all manufactured by Sharp Corporation in Japan.
2004 – MOTOROLA RAZR V3
One of the thinnest clamshell phones in the world!
Half an inch thin and made of anodized aluminum, the
Motorola flip phone looks and feels absolutely amazing.
There's no dispute: The Razr (pronounced "razor") is the
coolest-looking phone in this Period.
1996- PALM OS
Palm OS (also known as Garnet OS) is a mobile
operating system initially developed by Palm Inc.
1999- S40 (NOKIA)
Officially introduced S40 OS along
with Nokia 7110
It is owned and made by Nokia itself
is developed by Nokia
It is used in almost 385 million devices
In 2011 in came into end
Symbian was the no.1 smartphone
platform by market share until 2011
BlackBerry is a line of phone devices developed
and designed by Research In Motion (RIM). The
first BlackBerry smartphone was released in
2007 – IOS(APPLE IPHONE)
changed the definition of a
smartphones designed by by
This phone was immediately
inventions of 2007.
BADA is an operating system for mobile devices
such as smartphones and tablet computers. It is
developed by Samsung Electronics.
Android is a Linux-based
primarily for touchscreen mobile
devices such as smartphones and
tablet computers, developed by
Google in conjunction with the
Open Handset Alliance.
operating system designed
The first Android-powered phone was
sold in October 2008, and now Android
had become the world's leading
Released on Aug 1 2012
An Microsoft product
Nokia mostly uses this
OS in Lumia Series
MODERN DAY SMARTPHONES &
MERITS OF MOBILE PHONES
Easy to Communicate
Easy to handle
Keep Connected with friends & Family wherever
Can access Multimedia Functions.
Helpful in emergency cases
Share files to other device
DEMERITS OF MOBILEPHONES
Loss of Attention
Increased Body Temperature
Human interaction is reduced
Which Type Of
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