2012 was a great year for cell phone technology. We saw more integration with things like computers and cars, cheaper devices, and faster Internet with more coverage. A lot happened in 2012 with cell phones, but we can expect even more things to happen in 2013 and the coming years. Advancement in cell phone technologies is something that’s not expected to go away anytime soon, and it seems like things are only going to ramp up in the upcoming year. Just like car companies create concept cars, cell phone companies create concept cell phones. If you’re curious what some of the new features that your future cell phone might have and you plan to shop for the latest cell phones in a few years, check out below to see potential technologies and features that could start appearing on cell phones sooner than you may think.
Flexible Cell Phone
The flexible cell phone could revolutionize the way you carry around your phone, and it may available in the near future. With the development of flexible LCD screens, it seems that totally flexible cell phones might not be too far away. Imagine instead of carrying your cell phone in your pocket, you wore it on your wrist like a bracelet. It could function as a very fashionable watch, and you could quickly snap it off if you wanted to dial a call. The flexible cell phone could become a very popular alternative to keeping your cell phone in your pocket.
In Ear Cell Phone
The convenience of a Bluetooth earpiece of unmatched, especially when it comes to driving in your car or doing something that requires you to use your hands. The in ear cell phone is essentially a Bluetooth earpiece, and that’s it. It fits in your ear, so you’re not carrying it around in your pocket and it’s always hands free. If you wanted, you could easily pop it out of your ear and “unfold” it to make a call or put it on speakerphone.
Projector Cell Phone
The projector cell phone concept could be a fantastic choice for people who are constantly running presentations, since it easily projects onto any wall with clear quality. Not only will it be a great choice for people running business presentations, but it could also be great for families because you could instantly put a TV on any wall needed. There are already quite a few accessories that turn your phone into a projector, but expect the projector cell phone to be a game change with its quality.
Clear Cell Phone
The clear cell phone is not as much revolutionary in the technology sense as it is in the aesthetic sense. The clear cell phone is essentially exactly how it sounds; clear. It could display beautiful see through applications, and all around be a beautiful phone. It could also make user interaction easier since you could use your finger as a stylus effectively. Needless to say, the clear cell phone would be the envy of everyone.