5 Best Smartphones in History

Today’s smartphone devices packs high end features, gorgeous full HD displays and blazing 4G LTE networks. However, these features are not enough to satisfy customer’s need as everyone wants more and more specs in their handset. But, have you ever thought about the smartphone evolution or the first generation handsets in the past? If not, here we list the top 5 smart handsets in the mobile phone history. Have a look.Nokia 9290

 

Nokia-9290

Nokia 9290 was a sweet status symbol that acted as a mini laptop as well as a phone. The handset featured a huge 4.3-inch x 1.4-inch screen, stylish keyboard and a flip-up antenna. It was powered by the Symbian OS and had a StrongARM 9 CPU along with 16MB of RAM. The handset also included video and music players.

Motorola Droid

Motorola-Droid

The Motorola Droid was the first Google-powered device which offered free spoken GPS directions via Google Navigation. It had a large keyboard and a 3.7-inch display, at 854 x 480 pixels. The Android 2.0 OS let  it users call, message or email with a single tap. The handset also had a 550-MHz Arm Cortex A8 processor, 256 MB of RAM and 5-MP camera.

Handsprint Treo 180

Handspring-Treo-180

Before the Handspring Treo 180 smartphones were bulky. The Handsprint Treo 180 weighed just 5.2 ounces. The handset had a flip design with transparent lid which made it easy to see who was calling.

T-Mobile Sidekick

T-Mobile-Sidekick

The original Sidekick handset was released in 2002 with one of the most comfortable keyboards. Its successor which was named Sidekick 2 added a color screen and doubled the memory to hold more contacts. This popular handset enabled easy access to AOL Instant Messenger.

Apple iPhone 

Apple-iPhoneWhen Apple’s iPhone released it was revolutionary. It introduces multitouch experience and fantastic browsing experience. This handset had introduced a bunch of features like swiping through photos, accelerometer and many more. Though it wasn’t the first smartphone, it completely redefined the category.

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