Smartphones

The Technology Behind the Smartphone

Technology has leapt forward and the new technology in the smartphone is no exception to this fact. In simple terms the smartphone is a hand held computer that has a mobile phone incorporated into it. A smartphone can be adapted into laptop by simply adding an external monitor and keyboard to it creating an office environment wherever the user wishes to set it up. The smartphone can be upgraded just like a computer, it can run just about every application that a computer is able to run. They are able to run complete operating systems software just like a laptop. For this reason the smartphone has been a huge success throughout the world. Not only do they look good but they offer so much more than the older feature mobile phone model offered the user.

Applications and the Smartphone

Smartphones are designed to be user friendly, with the touchscreen application being one of the favourite features that everybody wants to have on their phones nowadays. Together with the use of a standard organised interface which is a must for the user, the smartphone is capable of accepting downloads and to use smartphone apps (applications). There are a lot of different apps to be found for the smartphone, and these are mainly the various games that can be downloaded to the phone.

With a smartphone the user can get onto any website that they choose to, whether facebook or twitter, the smartphone will allow the user to connect up to just about anything that they want to. Apart from the games that can be downloaded to the smartphone, there are some really useful applications such as the blackberry which has a selection of business apps that will help the user store business information on their phone. All in all, the smartphone is the most technologically advanced mobile phone that can be found on the market today.