20 Amazing Facts About Smartphones (2016)


Current smartphones now can even be more powerful than computers. Can you imagine our lives without a smartphone? Read some amazing facts about smartphones.

1. In 1993, world's first Smartphone was debuted at Florida's Wireless World Conference by BellSouth Cellular, priced at $899 and only 2000 Simmons are made at that time.

2. 90% of mobile phones in Japan, are waterproof.

3. In 2012 Apple sold more than 340,000 iPhones per day, which is
around 4 per second.

4. 70% of mobile phones are manufactured in China.

5. iPhone 5 Black Diamond is the costliest phone in the world, which costs $15 million.

6. 74 % of smartphone users use their mobile phone to help with shopping, of which 79% ultimately making a purchase.

7. Mobile phone users mostly spend their time on games and social networking.

8. The first touchscreen phone was launched in 1992 by IBM.

9. Android is owned by more than 80% of users in the world.

10. 90% of the apps downloaded are not used more than 10 times.

11. In a day, a person spend average 2.7 hours to socialize on his or her smartphone, this period of time is one-third one spending on sleeping and twice more than on eating.

12. It takes about $187.51 to manufacture an iPhone.

13. Screen and memory are the most expensive parts of a smartphone.

14. The first phone with a camera was released in Japan in 2000.

15. 35% of smartphone users launch apps like Facebook before even getting out of bed.

16. The average smartphone user checks their phone 110 times a day.

17. Over 43 million smartphone users in the U.K alone.

18. Over sixty percent of iPhone users say that they would rather die than give up their precious phone.

19. An amazing number of 55,000,000 people carry two phones with them. In most cases, one is a business phone that has a platform that's not satisfying enough so there's a need for another one. Ninety percent of people who own two smartphones use them simultaneously – using
multiple screens opens more room for multitasking.

20. In Egypt, Windows Mobile is way more popular than the iPhone.