While everyone is busy looking at the latest Smartphones out there, today we will look at the best mobile phones ever till date which was used by millions of people around the world.
These are the most loved mobile phones of all time in the world
- Nokia 3310.
- Nokia 1100.
- Moto Razr.
- Nokia 9300 Communicator.
- Sony Walkman W800i.
- Apple iPhone.
- Apple iPhone 4.
- Samsung Galaxy S2.
- Google Nexus 4.
- Apple iPhone 5s.
- Apple iPhone 6.
- Xiaomi Redmi Note 4.
In this list, we will look at the most-loved free phones online released between the year 2000 and 2017 to give you an idea on how mobile technology has advanced over the years.
1] Nokia 3310
The Nokia 3310, launched in 2000, is considered one of the most successful phones of all time with over 126 million devices sold globally.
The device earned the nickname “the indestructible phone” because of its highly durable build quality.
After HMD Global acquired Nokia, they relaunched the Nokia 3310 in 2017 as a feature phone with upgraded looks and specs.
2] Nokia 1100
Nokia sold over 250 million units sold globally since its launch in 2003. The Nokia 1100 is another popular mobile phone that was pretty much everywhere in the early 2000s. The device became the cheapest Nokia mobile phone upon launch and was on sale until 2009.
3] Moto Razr
The Moto Razr, also known as Moto Siliqua, is a series of mobile phones that started the “flip-phone” trend. The V3 is the first phone under the “Razr” series. Some other popular Razr models are the V3i and VE20.
Thanks to its cult following, Motorola is rumoured to launch a new Razr flip-phone Smartphone in 2019.
4] Nokia 9300 Communicator
The 9300 belong to Nokia’s “Communicator” business-oriented lineup of mobile phones. Launched in 2004, the Nokia 9300 Communicator has a 98mm x 30mm wide display on the inside with a full-sized QWERTY keyboard.
The phone can be folded inwards to function as a regular feature phone and also featured a 128 x 128-pixel secondary display on the outer side.
Sarcastically, folding phones are coming back in 2019!
5] Sony Walkman W800i
Sony launched the Walkman W800i in 2005 and is the first phone from the manufacturer to come with the “Walkman” branding. As expected with the Walkman name, the phone was well-known for its inbuilt MP3 player and audio experience.
6] Apple iPhone
The first-gen Apple iPhone, introduced in 2007 by Steve Jobs, launched a new era in the mobile phone industry.
Despite shortcomings like the lack of a video recorder, the Apple iPhone is considered one of the best mobile phones ever.
7] Apple iPhone 4
The Apple iPhone 4 was the next big update to the iPhone lineup after the first-gen iPhone.
Released in 2010, the iPhone 4 was the first iPhone model to have a selfie camera and also introduced FaceTime, a high-res Retina display, and a glass-sandwiched design, all of which can be seen even in the latest iPhone models.
8] Samsung Galaxy S2
The Samsung Galaxy S2 (Galaxy SII), is the phone that put Samsung on top of the Smartphone race. Launched in 2011, the Galaxy S2 topped the sales chart by selling over 3 million units within the first 55 days on sale.
The Galaxy S2 was a complete package at the time. Powerful hardware, great-looking display, impressive camera, and a slim form factor. All which made the S2 look cool at the time.
9] Google Nexus 4
After partnering with HTC and Samsung for the first 3 Nexus Smartphones, Google designed and launched the Nexus 4 in partnership with LG in 2012.
Because of the low price point, high-end features, and the latest stock Android experience of the Nexus 4, both critics and buyers loved the device.
10] Apple iPhone 5s
The Apple iPhone 5s launched in 2013 is the first Smartphone to feature a 64-bit processor and a capacitive fingerprint sensor.
Even with the competition focusing on larger displays and tons of features, the iPhone 5s gained popularity because of its processor and the TouchID fingerprint sensor.
11] Apple iPhone 6
Launched in 2014, the Apple iPhone 6 marked a significant milestone for Apple. They chose to move to a more substantial form factor, something that they resisted since the beginning of iPhone.
The big display and latest software were the major selling point for the iPhone 6 along with its powerful hardware and an updated design.
12] Xiaomi Redmi Note 4
Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 4 in 2017. The device became an instant hit selling over 250,000 units within just 10 minutes of being on sale. Later it was sold over 1 million units in the first 45 days.
The Redmi Note 4 is hugely popular in the Indian market. Thanks to its budget-friendly pricing, premium design, and powerful hardware.
So, what is your favorite mobile phone of all time? Do mention the device name along with the reason why you love it so much as a comment below.