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Mobile Technologies and Libraries

What is a Smartphone

What is a Smartphone

The term ‘smartphone’ refers to a multi-functional mobile phone handset that pack in everything from a camera and web browser to a high-density display.

Other key features of a smartphone include masses of storage space, microSD card slots to allow you to upgrade further and intuitive touchscreen user interfaces so you can access all the great functions of the handset quickly and easily.

Primary Built-In Applications

  • Phone and contact address book
  • Texting
  • Video calling
  • Web browser
  • E-mail
  • Weather
  • Predictive typing
  • Voice dictation
  • Voice-activated virtual assistant
  • Alarm clock, stopwatch, timer
  • Calculator
  • Calendar
  • Note taker
  • Music player
  • Photo album
  • Camera (still and video)
  • GPS navigation
  • App store search