“Mobile” records: phone, money, brands and flights

"Мобильные" рекорды: телефоны, деньги, бренды и полеты

Mobile phone the most popular gadget in the world. That is to say, record between gadgets. But in the history of the emergence and development of mobile communication, which only records not placed by phone.

And people did not hesitate to become famous at their expense. So, Techno 24 collected interesting records associated with mobile.

The most popular model mobile

This – the Nokia 1100. Since its introduction in 2003, has sold more than 250 million such phones. This is a definite record is not only among the mobile and among electronic gadgets in General.

"Мобильные" рекорды: телефоны, деньги, бренды и полеты

Nokia 1100 – the most popular mobile

Now the model is discontinued, but what explains this success and the popularity of models at the time? The phone was a simple but elegant design, great battery life and a flashlight. Due to the low price and availability in Nokia’s enormous distribution network, this device is able to by almost anyone, regardless of income level and place of residence.

Brand champion of the day

In 2012, Apple broke the record for daily sales of phones in 24 hours, it sold 340 thousand different iPhone models. It is about 4 devices per second.

By the way, in 2012 the volume of sales of the iPhone in more than $ 22 billion exceeded the sales of all products of Microsoft, which totaled more than $ 17 billion.

The most durable phone in the world

Winner of the Guinness Book of records became the Sonim XP3300 Force, which is recognized as the most durable in the world. The phone kept fully functional after falling from a height of 25.6 m, that is, approximately from the sixth floor.

"Мобильные" рекорды: телефоны, деньги, бренды и полеты

It looks like the most durable phone in the world

The most expensive phone

The price of the most expensive mobile phone in the world iPhone 5 “Black Diamond” – is 15.3 million. The British jeweler Stuart Hughes has designed it with an exclusive order of one Hong Kong businessman in 2013. On the phone went 135 grams of 24-carat gold, and its inlay of 600 white diamonds. Apple logo folded even with 53 precious stones. The Home button replaced a large 26 carat black diamond.

The world’s most expensive smartphone – iPhone 5 Black Diamond: video

Front panel made of sapphire glass. The process of making phone lasted nine weeks. In principle, the jeweler would not mind to repeat his masterpiece for anyone, however, the price is already at 16.7 million dollars.

Record bill for mobile services

Celina Aarons of Florida went down in history as the man who received the highest score for mobile services – 201 a thousand dollars. Leaving for two weeks in Canada, she used a us phone number. Whether the woman did not know about roaming, or didn’t know about the price of such services, but the trip to Canada must have remembered her forever.

However, with Aarons can compete for the record of the French Sologne San Jose, who received a phone bill amounting to more than 11 quadrillion euros. It’s 150 times bigger than the GDP of all combined countries of the world. Although it is clear that this bill is nonsense, and the operator subsequently admitted his mistake.

The fastest SMS

The name of the person who is gaining faster than all the text on a mobile Marcel Fernandes, a teenager from Brazil. In 2014 he for of 18.19 seconds, sent the following message: “the razor-toothed piranhas of the general Serrasalmus and Pygocentrus are the most ferocious freshwater fish in the world. In reality they seldom attack a human” (razor-toothed piranhas of the genus Serrasalmus and Pygocentrus are the worst freshwater fish in the world. In reality, they rarely attack humans).

The longest distance that has thrown cellphones

The record in an unusual discipline – throwing gamers – is 18-year-old Finn Ere Karjalainen, threw the phone on 101,46 meters. The record he set in 2012. The second winner behind the Era of seven meters.

The Finns say that such events “embody spiritual liberation from the yoke of the continued availability of human, Recalling the right to be left alone”, and also put the issue of hazardous waste that are and mobile. By the way, this championship is held in Finland since 2000 and is one of the most popular among unusual events.

"Мобильные" рекорды: телефоны, деньги, бренды и полеты

Championship throwing mobile phones

Longest phone conversation

The longest telephone conversation by a mobile phone recorded by the Guinness Book of records, lasted 54 hours and 4 minutes. Installed this record in Latvia in 2012 in the framework of the competition organized by one of the mobile operators.

By the way, the competition had clear rules: speak only on the previously stated topic, not to return to the subject of religion or politics, if they have already discussed, a pause in the conversation could last only 10 seconds, the answers “Yes/no” was forbidden, and the break lasted only 5 minutes every hour. To Latvians the world record belonged to the Swiss – the conversation lasted 43 hours 8 minutes and 55 seconds.

Record batch gamers illegals

She was detained during the customs inspection of goods from Hong Kong to the international check point “Boryspil”. In the cargo areas found as much as 7 thousand telephones for cellular networks with camera and dual SIM card. The data about the cargo in the shipping documents was missing.

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