Monday, November 12, 2007

Nokia 1011: The First Commercial GSM Phone Released 15 Years Ago

Nokia's 1011 is the worlds first commercial GSM digital mobile phone. This phone was introduced 15 years ago on 10th November 1992.

Nokia 1011: The First Commercial GMS Phone Image

The Nokia's 1011 was not the first GSM Phone and the honor goes to unnamed handset developed by Nokia for Finland's Radiolinja network in 1991.

Nokia 1011 was the first GSM phone to go into mass production and it was adopted by UK Mobile giants Vodafone and Cellnet(now O2) .

via RegHardware and Story of Nokia