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flip phone

n.
A cell phone that has a horizontal hinge such that the upper part, which houses the display, folds down to cover the lower part, which contains the keypad.
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A US-based company is offering $1,000 (Dh3,600 approx) to the one ready to give up their smartphone for a week and use a flip phone instead.
Not only do I have only a flip phone, I also have not owned a television for the past 20 years or so.
There was my first 'smartphone' -- the one with Hello Kitty adorned all over it -- and a flip phone a friend and I, much to our excitement, both shared.
The once-popular flip phone is being revived as a smartphone with a foldable screen and a starting price of roughly $1,500," The Wall Street Journal cited people familiar with the matter as saying.
The items include two iPhones, an AT&T flip phone, a laptop, a Muhammad Ali photo, a wallet, an iPod dock music system, a TV and jewelry.
The good old-fashioned flip phone is enjoying a quiet resurgence.
The Jitterbug Flip is a basic flip phone with features made to suit seniors well.
This summer, don't feel as though you have to turn your phone off and revert to a flip phone. Just use some of these tips to keep your information safe.<br />Cheryl Nelan is the owner of CMIT Solutions of Monroe, which provides IT support to small and medium-sized businesses throughout the Rochester NY area.
Two years later, Samsung released a flip phone with a rotating camera, which was named SCH-X590.This allowed users to take pictures from the front and back.
The RAZR, arguably Motorola's most iconic phone, was revolutionary in its design, both in its overall appearance as well as its loyalty to the dying flip phone form factor.According to Slashgear.