Cell Phone History
By Sabrina Venhorst
Cell phones in 2000
Cell phones in 2002
Kinda like the J-Phone, the Sanyo 5300 from Sprint was the first camera phone sold in North America.
RIM's BlackBerry 5810 wasn't the first BlackBerry device, but it was the first to incorporate a mobile phone into their popular brand of data-only devices.
Cell phones in 2004
The next highly popular device was a camera phone called the Motorola RAZR. It helped give cell phones a new look.
Cell phones in 2005
Cell phones in 2007
Cell phones in 2008
Cell phones in 2009
LG Arena, was the first phone with the rotation of the phone and allows you to scroll film-reel style through available apps.
Released in February 2009, the Curve features an improved trackball and a higher resolution screen. Still a 2G.