10 Phones That We Loved Before iPhone's Arrival

10 Phones That We Loved Before iPhone's Arrival

By SiliconIndia   |   Wednesday, 28 November 2012, 04:29 Hrs   |    8 Comments
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Bangalore: No matter how hard it is to believe but there were iconic mobile phones before the year 2007. Why is 2007 so special in the gadget world? Well that is because Apple launched its first iPhone. The phone that redefined the smartphone arena.

But there were some mobiles before the iPhone that won mass appreciation among the users. So sit back as this article takes you down the memory lane of the phones before 2007.

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1.Nokia 6600
Year of Release: 2003

The pudgy phone from Nokia was designed to be the best business phone in the market. When it made its way into the markets it was the one of the most advanced phones that Nokia had launched.  It functioned on Symbian operating system and it also came with a VGA front facing camera which at its time was rare. The phone also has a slot for a microSD card that allowed the user to expand the memory.

Before the iPhone was released, 6600 was considered to be one of the best business phones among its competitors.

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Reader's comments(8)
1: Very well researched article , i had nostalgia while reading it as i have used few or the phones back then.
Posted by:guddu - 03 Jan, 2013
2: Hi..you people forgot to include Nokia 1100... This is the first hit model for Nokia in India(Though it is black n white...It is most durable handset)...
Posted by:Vamshi - 28 Nov, 2012
Bhak chutiya... :P
Father Replied to: Vamshi - 15 Jan, 2013
Very Well researched written article , i had nostalgia while reading it as I have used few of them phones back then.
Guddu Replied to: Vamshi - 03 Jan, 2013
5: 6600 never had a front facing cam
Posted by:Ace - 28 Nov, 2012
no front camera and no micro sd card.... SDH card only...
shanmugan Replied to: Ace - 05 Dec, 2012
Dennis Replied to: Ace - 04 Dec, 2012
8: Razr V3 is my favorite
Posted by:anu - 28 Nov, 2012

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