Mobile phones are a major part of any human’s life. Even if we are not that free, we still tend to look through the messages, scroll down the e-papers and sometimes write our daily inspirational thoughts. This invention of mobile phones has made people’s life easier and convenient.
But, apart from connecting and entertaining the world through a small screen, there are phones that have been used and praised by a vast community. Let’s see what all phones have made the cut in this list of top 5 most used phones in the world.
Deputed in the year 2003 and discontinued in 2009, Nokia 1100 is the most sold phone till to date. Almost over 250 million units have been sold from the day of its launch. This phone was mainly targeted towards the developing countries where people who didn’t really needed a big screen phone with advanced features can opt for this phone. The Nokia 1100 was a basic GSM mobile phone with a text and call feature, alarm clock, reminder etc. This model had a simple, curvy design with a monochrome display and a built in flashlight.
iPhone 6 and 6 Plus:
The eighth generation of the iPhone, the iPhone 6 and 6 plus are the newest and big screen phone in this list. Released in 2014, iPhone 6 and 6 Plus includes 4.7 and 5.5 inch display, better quality cameras, faster processor and improved LTE and wifi connectivity. Although in terms of specs, it is still incomparable to the latest iOS or Android devices yet iPhone 6 and 6 Plus still made the cut through this list by selling over 220 million units till now.
Launched in the year 1999, Nokia 3210 was a huge commercial success and gained instant popularity among youngsters. Nokia 3210 has sold over 150 million units. This handset with its robust body became a major hit at that era when phones were only a medium of connecting through calls and texts. One of the best feature came up from this phone was the snake game, that made people stuck with this phone for hours and hours.
The best feature that came out of this phone was its long battery life that provided almost seven hours of talk time and 390 hours on standby. Including that it also had a built-in flashlight feature that came as a handy option for finding things in the dark. By selling over 150 million units and having a good quality, Nokia 1200 became one of the popular phones at the time.
Motorola Razr V3:
Released in 2004, Motorola V3 is the best selling clamshell phone till to this day. During the flip phone time, this phone sold over 130 million units. One of the criteria that made Motorola Razr V3 stand out among the most used phones in the world was its stunning and sleek design. It had the thinnest profile at the time of the flip phone era that used a standard mini USB port for data, earphones and battery charging.