What are the ‘weirdest’ phones the major brands have released?

Samsung Nokia Motorola Among other technology companies, they are recognized for years dedicated to the manufacture of telephones. These teams are usually well received by users, not only because of their technical specifications, but also because they have an excellent design. However, this was not always the case, since a few years ago, these brands launched products quite strange and unattractive. Here are some of them.

1. Nokia N-Gage

It was released in 2003 and was looking to compete against Nintendo’s Game Boy Advance, the most popular handheld console at the time. Although it had a wide catalog of games, among which Spider-Man 2, Crash Nitro Kart, Tomb Raider stood out, it did not convince many gamers. Its peculiar design worked against it, since to make a call, the phone had to be placed sideways

2. Siemens Xelibri 6

Developed by the German company Siemens, this phone was created to captivate female audiences. The design of the cell phone is quite peculiar, since it looks like a makeup case, there is even a small mirror at the bottom so that the person can appreciate their face.

3. Motorola V100

At the same time, Motorola introduced the Motorola V100, a nice cell phone that had a plastic body and a Qwerty keyboard. Unfortunately, its design made it look more like a toy computer than a cell phone.

4. Samsung NPH-N270 Matrix

It was a phone designed to look like the one used in the Matrix reloaded movie. Unlike the previous ones, this one enjoyed a lot of popularity, especially among fans of this series of films starring Keanu Reeves. It is currently a very beloved piece among collectors.

5. Virgin Mobile Lobster 700TV

The British company Virgin Mobile introduced this peculiar phone in 2007. One of its main attractions was that it had digital TV; however, it also had a ‘hump’ on the right side that was not to the liking of many people.