Smartphones have radically changed our lives, both for the better and for the worse. Unfortunately we can now use our phones excessively. Let’s take a look back to what our lives were like before and after smartphones. It can be quite frightening as things have changed significantly even in the last 10 to 15 years! It is easy to forget how we lived before…
It has to be admitted smartphones are a real technological revolution. Nowadays smartphones are high functioning and can store multiple applications to make your life easier. However in the past, although your phone didn’t function at the same capacity, it was sturdy and resistant both its outershell and battery life. Have a look at 14 images that depict what life was like before and after smartphones entered into our lives!
1/ Resistance factor
Nowadays you take extra special care of your phone giving it an outer shell, cover and case. However in the past your Nokia 3310 could take a good battering. There is no comparison when it comes to sturdy phone resistant to breakages!
2/ AA maps Vs GPS
Well there is a clear winner. Your journeys are undoubtedly much quicker with GPS than when you have to use the map. Even if the old charm of using a map makes you nostalgic…
3/ Romantic nights out
Now your romantic nights out are plagued by inopportune buzzing from your phone that can interrupt date night!
4/ Photos and selfies
In the past you used to wait in anticipation as your photos developed in a lab before you could see the results. Even if the photos were blurred, you didn’t mind as it was so exciting to see the photos that you had taken! However nowadays you are almost stressed about not finding the perfect profile picture out of the 500 shots you have taken! It’s a little too much…
Not too long ago there were multiple ways to keep you entertained without getting bored from card games, games consoles to Tamagotchi or GameBoys! However nowadays you no longer need to move as you have all the games you could possibly want directly accessible on your smartphone. However it certainly isn’t as fun as before!