Smartphones combine technology and versatility mobile phones, gaming consoles, PDAs and personal computers into one handheld device. The most advantage of smartphone is the availability of thousands of applications that allow the user to customize and customize their phone. There are many applications available that can be downloaded from online stores.
Smartphones offer a complete internet experience. You can browse the internet, chat with your friends or watch videos on YouTube.
Two decades were cell phones and PDA or Personal Digital Assistants. People would use mobile phone to call and PDAs to store contact information. Finally, the PDA was made smart by giving them a wireless connection and they were able to send and receive email. Progress in PDA and Cellphones contributed a lot to the development of Smartphone.
Some Features of the Smartphone
Your smartphone is based on some operating system that allows running programs that may be native or third parties. For example, iPhone uses iOS and BlackBerry uses BlackBerry OS.
- Smartphone has built a program to perform tasks easily, such as the ability to edit documents, view pdf files, edit pictures, take pictures, listen to music and watch video.
- It has built a browser to navigate the web speed of 3G and 4G networks. You can browse the web using your Wi-Fi route with built-in Wi-Fi support.
- It has a QWERTY keyboard that can be in hardware ie. physical keys and may be in software ie. touchscreen format.
- You can take photos based on the camera and even capture high quality video.
: Some major operating systems used in Smartphone
Symbian : The Ericsson R380 Smartphone was the first device that used the Symbian OS. Later Nokia used this operating system in its communications and future phases. Symbian was the number one OS platform for Smartphone until 2011 but the huge popularity of Google Android release it in second place.
iOS : Apple launched its first iPhone in 2007 and was based on iOS native speakers. The main versions of IOS, ie. IOS 4, released in 2010, includes third-party media, HD video recording and 5MP camera.
Blackberry: RIM released the first BlackBerry device in 2002, Android Android : Android is an open source platform, mainly developed by Google and supported by various hardware and software providers like Intel, HTC, Samsung and Motorola.
Source by Mvir Singh