In past ten years the use of mobile phones has increased tremendously, especially smartphones. This rise has in turn fueled the grow of mobile phone to heights that were at some point in time seemed impossible, take for example the internet who in the world would have ever thought that you could travel all over the entire world simply by touch your phone, amazing. The question on everybody mind is what will the future hold in store, but that is a topic for another day, for today you get to know change that have marked mobile phone technology for the last ten years
In 2005 Nokia N92 made Mobile TV possible
This was actually done in South Korea. It was possible when the Koreans made headway driven by improvements in the quality of screens. The clarity of the screens made the pictures more visible and thus watchable on the small mobile screens. This was followed by the launch of satellite and terrestrial mobile TV services
In 2006 Samsung B600 the first 10 megapixel camera for mobile phones was invented.
The Samsung made the first 10 MP cameras, unlike the previous years where producer could only make phones that would produce very low resolution pictures. Possibly the emblematic resolution that puts the mobile phone camera at the same level with digital camera was the 10 MP.
In 2006 Ben Q Siemens S88 the First ever mobile phone with an OLED Display
Abbreviated as AMOLED was a very important stepping stone in mobile phone display because it gave the user the ease of watching and viewing both video and still images on mobile phones. Apart from that it also used less battery power. Later on Samsung through the Samsung S8500 introduce the first phones to use screens with super AMOLED display, it had 0.001mm of layer for touch sensor and which by coincidence enriched the display.
May 2007 LG Prada First mobile with a capacitive touchscreen
The LG Prada touchscreen phone was as result of LG hard work and effort. The launch at that time was one of a kind and which marked the birth of the touch screen phone era. The LG Prada had four icons all found at the bottom, which were used to make and receive phone call, send messages and go to the main menu. They were also other bottoms found at the side, they was used to control the volume and the camera.
In 2007 Apple i-Phone starting the smartphone and mobile data revolution
The use Internet on phone was at first a huge flop. But the ideal later kicked in when apple jump in, although apple cannot as the sole creator of internet on mobile phone it sure did play a big role, driven by massive grow in internet used over the year pushed this ambition even more further
In 2007 Samsung SCH-B710 First 3 Dimension mobile phone Camera
A coherent result of a 3 Dimension screen was the invention of 3 dimension camera for mobile phones; this was 5 years after the creation of the first 3 dimension mobile phone screen. The camera had 1.3 megapixels that came along with a dual lens and 2.2 inch screen for the Samsung SCH-B710.
In 2007 the unveiling of apple iPhone OS
IOS was created and developed by Apple Inc. was specifically meant for Apple hardware. It officially was launched in 2007 and would later on power all of apple’s devices including tablets and pads.
In 2008 T-Mobile G1 Smartphone and the introduction of the Android Operating System
November 2007 saw the formation of the open handset alliance by thirty-four companies that pledged to introduce tech that would be used worldwide. Rival firms come together in support of Google android development project …all fueled by the announcement and release of the tremendously successful Apple iPhone 2G in June 2007.
After apple’s release the Android operating system moved rapidly from incubation to the market. In June 2008 T-Mobile declared the G1 and which was followed by the installation of the android 1.0 on mobile phones.
In 2010 Symbian
Symbian OS was officially unveiled in 2010 as the replacement of UIQ and OS6 that were first used for Nokia handsets. A year later in 2011 a replacement was created for the Symbian OS the Symbian Anna was introduced followed closely by Nokia Belle in August the same year.
In 2010 the first mobile phone with an in built projector was introduced, the Samsung Beam I8520
The projector has been built on a high end smartphone and gives off WVGA image quality. In case you are wondering what WVGA is, this is a wider screen version with a higher resolution. It does not produce the best quality video or pictures but truth be told is really innovative. That being said they is still more room for improvement perhaps in the near future Samsung or some other firm will come up will a upgraded type.
In 2012 41MP camera to advance camera phone the Nokia 808 Pure view
Nokia has really done it this time round, with the introduction of the Nokia 808. The 808 is definitely Nokia’s effort to distinguish itself in an otherwise full smartphone market. The reviews about this mobile phone were crazy.
The World’s first mobile with built in radiation monitor the Sharp Pantone 5 107SH
Can you recall the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant tragedy? Radiation was released into the atmosphere and the citizen became very frustrated by the government since it could not provide accurate information about the hazard that existed. Then the need for a device that would measure radiation arose this in turn gave birth to the sharp pantone smart phone that could actually measure radiation. The smartphone can display the measurements at the touch of a button.
In 2014 the Amazon Fire Taking Image Recognition Software to its next level
The Amazon Fire is filled with many innovations but only one that stands out from the rest, the use of image recognition technology. But what is a leap forward is integrating an excellence camera, one touch button, picture recognition processing done back in the Cloud with a data base of 33 million books, videos, music tracks and magazines for sale.