Why people prefer Smart Phones than the other Phones?

Posted on Jun 29 2012 - 9:51pm by Avinash

A Phone is a piece of device which has become a part of us these days. Every Tom, Dick and Harry has got one. What if the phones got smarter with all the facilities you expect in them? As technology updates itself so does the people who use it. The smart phones were introduced just a decade back and now it’s demand has gone to its peek, which is a great leap forward in the field of technology. The face of the world is now towards Smart Phones.

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“Change is that never changes”

It applies the best to Smart phones. The global demand has gone to its peak for smart phones and companies are fighting to be the top in the market introducing new features to every launch. As far as buyers are concerned, there are a variety of reasons, why people love Smart Phones than the other phones. Here are some reasons.


Chart showing the percentage of Smartphone Market players

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Most of the smart phones run on 3 major platforms, Android by Google, iOS by Apple and Windows by Microsoft, with Android playing a major part in it followed by iOS and Windows. Android takes 52.5% of the smart phone market with iOS at 15% and Windows at 1.5%. The main reason why Android has such a demand is that it is open source. A hell a lot of apps can be developed in an open source code. We just can’t say that the other two don’t have a market judging by the market demand status. iOS has the most number of apps developed till date, while Windows has just come to the market.

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Targeting the correct age group

Smart Phones were mainly developed to pull in customers aged 18 years – 30 years. But now it has created a craze within the people, we can see that it has gathered almost all the people from a grade 10 student to a 60-year-old man. The interface of the phone is so catchy and realistic compared to the other phones with the old “listed” menu. These phones bring more life into it and enhances the quality of it. Some people demand smart phones just to show off their “public status”.

Hardware Perfomance

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The smart phone allows the hardware to perform faster twice the normal speed. These phones are suitable for all kinds of people. It holds a great response for gaming and multimedia. It can also be used by business people as it looks great at the right place. It also goes great with people who keep texting a lot. There are also a few great apps for the smart phones which help to take good pictures, like Instagram and SnapSeed.

The smart phone is a great gadget to browse the internet. It lets you access the full site of any web page other than the mobile version of it. The smart phones can be expected to have a very high speed performance and your expectations will be met.


Price is one important aspect which decides the range of smart phones people buy. Some people buy costlier smart phones to show their status. But nowadays, smart phones comes in a variety of price ranges to target all kinds of market. The smartphone sales starts at Rs. 6000 and goes to Rs. 43000 and even more. Rapid development in hardware enabled Smart phones to trend into low-level market with reduced prices.

Social Networking on the go!

Social networking addicts mostly  tend to get smart phones as they are easy to use because of the attractive user interface. As the smart phone market is increasing at a rapid rate so does it’s app developers. Even the social networking comes integrated with the new versions of Operating systems.

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Today’s world is getting smaller as it gets smarter, so should we also adapt to it, update our self and enjoy the fun with a Smart Phone.

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9 Comments so far. Feel free to join this conversation.

  1. Christopher June 29, 2012 at 11:02 pm - Reply

    Nice Post Avinash! :)

    • Avinash Vijayaraghavan June 29, 2012 at 11:06 pm - Reply

      Thanks man!

  2. Vishnu June 30, 2012 at 10:32 pm - Reply

    A special post indeed, worth of 100th post of sparkwiz. Yes smart phones dominate nowadays. Looking forward Avi.

    • Avinash July 1, 2012 at 11:45 am - Reply

      Wouldn’t let your expectations down. Have got loads to post.

    • Christopher July 1, 2012 at 12:10 pm - Reply

      This one is worth the 100th post! Loads to come!

  3. Nitheesh July 16, 2012 at 4:09 pm - Reply

    Amazing article man! Today people use smartphones as mini computers. We can do anything with this piece of device. My friend is a great fan of Android phones. He will not use a phone for more than 2 months. :) I think introduction of Google’s Android has changed the whole things!

    • Avinash July 16, 2012 at 5:48 pm - Reply

      Happy to hear from you that Android changes your friend’s life. Thank you!

    • Christopher July 16, 2012 at 5:49 pm - Reply

      Smartphones are really amazing! Thanks for dropping your comments Nitheesh!

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