Here some of the amazing as well as interesting facts about a mobile phone. Whether you are a geek or not you will definitely like these facts.
The device, HTC HD2, announced in 2009 can run Android Lollipop!
Your mobile phone has more computing power than the computers used for the Apollo
11 moon landing.
In 1983, the first mobile phones went on sale in the U.S. at almost $4,000 each. And
Motorola Dynatech is one of those!
The name: “Cellular phones,” or more common today “cell phones,” get their name from
the fact that areas served by towers are divided up into “cells.” The first use of the word
“cellular” in this fashion was in 1977. The first documented use of the word “cell phone”
was in 1984.
This first handheld cell phone weighed 2.4 pounds and was 9 * 5 * 1.75 inches in size.
For reference, the iPhone 6 is 5.44 * 2.64 * 0.27 inches and weighs just 129 grams (0.28
pounds) this first handheld cell phone also had only 20 minutes of battery life when
talking, but as Martin Cooper stated “that wasn’t really a big problem because you
couldn’t hold that phone up for that long.” Once the phone battery drained, it took
approximately 10 hours to charge back up fully.
Apple sold 340,000 iPhones per day in 2012
Mobile phones have 18 times more bacteria than toilet handles
In Japan, 90% of mobile phones are waterproof because youngsters use them even in
Mobile Phone Radiation can cause Insomnia, headaches and confusion.
Scientists have developed a way to charge mobile phone by urine
The first mobile phone call was made in 1973 by Martin Cooper, a former Motorola
Apple’s iPhone has higher sales than everything Microsoft Has to offer.
Nomophobia is the fear of being without your mobile phone or losing your signal.
Over 250 million Nokia 1100 devices were sold, making it the bestselling electrical
gadget in history.
100,000 mobile phones are dropped down the toilet in Britain every year.
More People In The World Have Mobile Phones Than Toilets.
China has more internet users on mobile devices than on PCs.
So many Facebook photos and videos are uploaded via mobile that it takes up 27% of
upstream web traffic.
Apple’s iPhone consumes US$0.25 worth of electricity per year if it’s fully charged once
65% of smartphone users download zero apps per month.
The technology behind smartphones relies on up to 250,000 separate patents.
99% of all mobile malware is targeted at Android users.
An average person unlocks his phone 110 times each day.
47% of U.S. smartphone owners say their smartphone is something they “couldn’t live
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