The mobile phone industry always makes innovation in design. Manufacturers from Motorola, Nokia to Samsung have worked hard to please customers’ demand for design. Smartphones pack brains and beauty with touch screen and gorgeous, giant glass fronts. Going back through the past decade, some phones seem to be out of date with odd shapes and colors. Here are top ten strange designed phones in this century.
Samsung Cleo which is made-for-girls mobile phone is pink and has a square shape. The handset has a pretty cool pattern on its front case.
Samsung CLEO will be exclusively offered via Bell Mobility and subsidiary Solo Mobile.
Nokia 7600 has small screen and using the menu requires both hands. The phone has unique teardrop shape.
Nokia 3620 has an oval bottom and a square top.
Research In Motion BlackBerry 8700 features high resolution color display, 312 MHz Intel processor, MMS, and speakerphone.
Sony Ericsson t61z looks like a shoe print. It has square on the bottom and oval on top.
The Motorola Nextel i500 looks like a firefighter's walkie-talkie.
Microsoft Kin has a boxy shape. The phone has potential to dominate the teen market.
The HTC Apache is equipped with a 1.3-megapixel camera with flash.
With Motorola Flipout, Moto has achieved nifty, different design which appeals to a younger market interested in text creation.
The Palm Treo 700p features high-speed cellular network support. The phone is described as more “evolutionary than revolutionary”.