The Advantages Of Smartphones

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Smartphones have changed people’s lives and as the digital world continues to evolve at a rapid pace, so do smartphones. Here are some great ways that we can use these devices to our advantage.


Today, these functionalities are integrated into one, revolutionary technology that keeps getting smarter and smarter every day. 

There are many advantages of the smartphone, below we list a few:

Instant Communication

Smartphones have evolved from the earliest communication devices. The smartphone has modernized communications. It has paved the way to SMS, text messaging, call, video chat, and apps that allow people to instantly communicate with anyone, from anywhere. Friends and family are just one message away. If you have an emergency then you can text someone and ask for help.The smartphones help to close the distance among people.

Internet Surfing

Smartphones also make it convenient for people to surf the internet. These devices are integrated with mobile browsers that enable them to research and access websites anytime and anywhere. Smartphone technology, including broadband wireless, has sent the internet onto the train, into cars and to the park, pretty much wherever there is an internet connection. 


In this “selfie” generation, the camera is so important. It saves people from buying a separate digital camera to take photos and videos. Having a camera on your smartphone is almost a requirement in today’s world and an important consideration for Millenials when purchasing a new mobile phone. 

Entertainment and Games

Smartphones are also viewed as a source of entertainment. You can play games, music, movies, and use it to read books. 

Productivity Apps

Smartphones can do almost everything with the help of apps. There are over 2 million apps in Google Play Store while over 1.5 million apps in Apple App Store. The various functionalities of the apps make this feature so convenient. For example, you can now do banking from your app. There are numerous productivity apps available to save a good idea when inspiration strikes, organize meeting notes, and the list goes on. 

GPS and Maps

Most smartphones now are equipped with Global Positioning System (GPS). This technology allows people to locate addresses and areas all around the world. There are also many great navigation apps that will help you find locations with ease. No matter if you are a driver or a pedestrian you will get directions.


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