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Saturday, 11 February 2017

Mobile Phones Interesting Facts





The first smartphone developed was called SIMON. Its cost was around 1000 dollars and came out with a touchscreen keyboard.

The first phone call was made in 1973 and the first text message(SMS) was sent in 1992.

In the year 2000, the first camera phone was released in Japan.

Modern smartphones are more powerful than the equipment used during the Apollo 11 moon landing.

The iPhone 5s is the best-selling Apple iPhone with more than 70 million units sold since it launched in 2013.

India is one of the fastest growing smartphone markets in the world.

On every advertisement of the Apple iPhone, the time shows 9:41. That was the time when Steve Jobs announced the first iPhone in 2007.

The first commercial phone weighed around 1.1 kilograms.

Most mobile phones sold in Japan are waterproof.

In 2015, Apple reclaimed about a ton of gold from recycling old iPhones which are worth 40 million dollars.


In Finland, mobile phone throwing is an official sport.

Mobile phones are most commonly used to check the time.

The average person unlocks their smartphone at least 110 times per day.

Over 80 percent of smartphones used runs the Android operating system.

Nomophobia is the fear of losing or being without a mobile phone.

In China, there are more than one billion active mobile phone subscriptions.

The number of smartphone purchases worldwide in 2015 was over 1.4 billion.

There are 4 billion people that own mobile phones on the planet.


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