We can’t envision our lives with no cell phone today. We’re hooked on them, our day begins with them. But, do you know the amazing facts about mobile phones? Let’s begin to see these 21 amazing facts about Mobiles.
1. Have you ever used Nokia 1100? Well, it was the bestselling electrical gadget in history with more than 250 million pieces sold.
2. Cost of first mobile phone in US was $4000 in 1983.
3. Apple sold more than 340,000 iPhones per day in 2012, which is approx. 4 units per second.
4. Be cautious while using your cell phone, it’s 18 times more bacteria than toilet handles.
5. 90% phones in Japan are waterproof.
6. Mobile Phone radiations caused Insomnia, confusion and headaches. Experts have discovered the conditions that can affect people, these are ringxiety, nomophobia, telephonophobia and frigensophobia.
7. We are first to agree that it sounds odd, but its a fact that Phone can be charged by using urine, scientists developed it.
8. Martin Cooper in 1973 invented the very first handheld cellular Mobile phone.
9. Are you aware that presently Mobile Phones are having more computing power compare to the computer employed for Apollo 11 to land on the Moon.
10. It is estimated in Britain that approximately 1,00,000 mobile phones dropped down in the toilet every year.
11. In U.S., You will hardly find the mobile phone towers and antennas visible. Engineers have discovered the ways to install the equipment into telephone poles, clock faces, church roofs and even in signs. Even mobile phone tower is disguised as plastic trees.
12. 70% of total cell phones are manufactured in China only.
13. 80% of the entire population owns a cell phone.
14. The number of Mobile phones are 5 times more than PCs.
15. There are total 6.8 billion people around the world and out of that more than 4 billion people own mobile phones, but only 3.5 billion use a toothbrush.
16. The highest ever Mobile Phone bill was 1,42,000 pounds by Celina Aarons.
17. Sonim XP3300 Force is found to be the strongest phone according to Guinness World Records. It survived an 84 ft drop without any operational damage.
18. iPhone 5 Black Diamond is the most expensive phone in the world costs $15 million. It takes nine weeks to build, and made of 135 gram 24 carat solid gold and the body inlaid with 600 white diamonds.
19. According to statistics 2013, there are 1.2 billion people uses their smartphones for visiting social media and other sites.
20. Mobile phone users spend their mostly time on playing games and social networking.
21. Most interesting and important fact is that you can charge your phone’s battery with Peepal leaves.