Nokia and Motorola ruled the cellphone industry for many years. However, it all changed on the development of the smartphone.
- 1973 – Motorola’s Martin Cooper
Motorola’s Martin Cooper made the first ever mobile phone call. The cellphone has a price of 3,995 USD making it expensive.
2. 1983 – Motorola DynaTac 8000X
The Motorola DynaTAC 8000X is a commercial portable cellular phone full charge took roughly 10 hours, and it offered 30 minutes of talk time.
3. 1989 – Motorola MicroTAC 9800X
The Motorola MicroTAC was a cellular phone first fabricated as an analog version in 1989. The MicroTAC introduced an innovative new “flip” design, where the “mouthpiece” folded over the keypad.
4. Motorola International 3200
The Motorola International 3200 was the first digital hand-size mobile telephone introduced in 1992. It was present by the International 1000, which was the first GSM portable phone.
5. 1993 – Apple
Before having Personal Digital Assistants, Apple tried to make an electronic organizer that can recognize anyone’s handwriting. It was too bulky and expensive to generate broad interest.