Nostalgia: Early Wristwatches and Cell Phones

Thread: Nostalgia: Early Wristwatches and Cell Phones

Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    Member Emre's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    Istanbul-Dubai-Varna
    Posts
    3,358

    Nostalgia: Early Wristwatches and Cell Phones

    If the brick phones would be the pocket watches in its evolution, I guess the Ericsson 388 and 688 from the early 90's ( my first mobile phone ) would be the trench watches and earliest wrist watches, so would be the Nokia 8110 from the mid 90's. I remember the ad from 1994 advertising the 388 as the smallest cell phone on the planet :)I still love the melodies the early classic Nokia ( which sounds like a song from the records )and Ericsson rythms, sounds like a low beat wrist watch.


    Post some opinions and your oldies with oldtimers:

    So here are mine with their matches :)


    Name:  DSC04677 (Medium).JPG
Views: 188
Size:  53.6 KB

    Name:  DSC04679 (Medium).JPG
Views: 195
Size:  63.4 KB

    Name:  DSC04680 (Medium).JPG
Views: 156
Size:  66.5 KB

    Name:  DSC04678 (Medium).JPG
Views: 188
Size:  72.6 KB

    Had the edit melody option,sweet:)

    Name:  DSC04675 (Medium).JPG
Views: 299
Size:  24.0 KB


    And one 8110i challenged by our dog

    Name:  DSC04682 (Medium).JPG
Views: 248
Size:  72.1 KB
    Last edited by Emre; December 24th, 2012 at 05:43.

  2. #2
    Zenith Forum Co-moderator
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    Posts
    16,982

    Re: Nostalgia: Early Wristwatches and Cell Phones

    Well, my own cellphone is only a little younger than that one (monotone display, no downloadable ring tones, no internet, no games.....) but since I only ever switch it on when I want to use it ("Don't call me, I'll call you!"), it suits me fine!

    Hartmut Richter

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

    Posting Permissions

    • You may not post new threads
    • You may not post replies
    • You may not post attachments
    • You may not edit your posts
    •