Mobiles

Information on vintage mobiles.

Motorola StarTAC -1996

The Motorola StarTAC, first released on 3 January 1996, is the first ever clamshell (flip) mobile phone. The StarTAC is the successor of the MicroTAC, a semi-clamshell design first launched...

BlackBerry 850- 1999

The BlackBerry 850 is the first BlackBerry device released by RIM(Research In Motion). It was released on  January 18, 1999 as a two-way pager in Munich, Germany. But it only had email services...

Nokia 3310 -2000

The Nokia 3310 is a GSM(Global System for Mobile) mobile phone announced on 1 September 2000, and released in the fourth quarter of the year, replacing the popular Nokia 3210. The Nokia 3310 was produced at factories in...

Motorola DynaTAC 8000X -1983

Inventor- Martin Cooper DynaTAC- "Dynamic Adaptive Total Area Coverage." It was the first handheld mobile phone. The Motorola DynaTAC 8000X commercial portable cellular phone received approval from the U.S. FCC on September...