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12 things made obsolete by smartphones

Infographic by Pamela Ramos, ABS-CBN News.

Posted at Nov 03 2017 05:00 AM | Updated as of Nov 06 2017 12:48 PM

Smartphones are constantly evolving, with a new model coming out almost every year, whether that be from Apple or Android phones. In each iteration, a new application or feature has to be present to make it more enticing for consumers. With that, more legacy gadgets and old technology are becoming obsolete or at least not that essential for everyday living.

 

Here are 12 such things that are close to, if not already extinct:

Dictionary

CD Player

Pagers

Alarm Clock

Camcorder

Camera

Map

Postcards

Digital Diary

Fax Machine

Payphone

Yellow Pages