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30 Smartphone Innovations

From Accessories to Cellulars You May Find at the 2012 CES

— January 11, 2012 — Tech
The smartphone industry is always evolving with new technological innovations and these are sure to be showcased at the 2012 CES (Consumer Electronics Association), as smartphone devices are consumer favorites. Who doesn't want to learn about what their cellular will be able to do in the future and how much smaller of a package it will come in?

In this cluster of smartphone innovations, new advancements in phone technologies, applications and even accessories are explored. Whether it be smartphones with more industrial, rugged designs that can be used while hiking or in extreme weather conditions, or phones that are optimized for social media applications, this list has a phone with the technical specs to meet anyone's needs. So if you're looking to find a phone that you might see at the 2012 CES, then first browse this list of ultra-cool smartphone innovations.
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Violet Feline Smartphones
Violet Feline Smartphones
The Softbank Hello Kitty Android Brings Sanrio to High-Tech Mobiles
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Extreme Weather Mobiles
Extreme Weather Mobiles
The Gresso Extreme X3 Takes a Beating Under All Conditions
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Music-Loving Smartphones
Music-Loving Smartphones
The Sony Ericsson Mix Walkman Phone is Ideal for Audiophiles
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Rugged Cycling Mobile Mounts
Rugged Cycling Mobile Mounts
StormCruiser is Built to Handle Bumpy Terrains
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Haptic Smartphones
Haptic Smartphones
KDDI Labs Invent a Touchscreen With the Familiar Feel of Buttons
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Facebook-Centric Smartphones
Facebook-Centric Smartphones
AT&T Launches the HTC Status for Diehard Social Media Users
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Doubled-Up Smartphone Touchscreens
Doubled-Up Smartphone Touchscreens
The LG DoublePlay is Designed for Extreme Multitaskers
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Malleable Mobile Boosters
Malleable Mobile Boosters
PowerSkin Gaming Case Protects & Energizes Smartphones
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Affordable Modern Mobiles
Affordable Modern Mobiles
Nokia 100 and 101 Phones Launched for Budget Consumers
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Cylindrical Landline Telephones
Cylindrical Landline Telephones
The Pophone Concept Brings Bulky Buzzers Back into Style
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Dainty Water-Proof Phones
Dainty Water-Proof Phones
The Honey Bee Softbank 101K is Simply Irresistibly Cute
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Backside Smartphone Displays
Backside Smartphone Displays
This Phone Design by Victor Johannson is Futuristically Practical
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Pulsing Concept Cellphones
Pulsing Concept Cellphones
The Heartbeat Mobile Phone Pulpitates to Notify of Incoming Calls
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French Fashion Cell Phones
French Fashion Cell Phones
Dior Mobile Phone Brings Couture to Telecommunications
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Sleek & Slender Smartphones
Sleek & Slender Smartphones
RIM Releases the Super Skinny Design for Its New BlackBerry Curve 9350
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3D Mobile Phones
3D Mobile Phones
The Cobble Cellphone Concept is an Alternative Way to Communicate
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Posh Industrial Smartphones
Posh Industrial Smartphones
Porsche Design BlackBerry P9981 Gives the Mobile a Slick Makeover
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Social-Centric Smartphones
Social-Centric Smartphones
The INQ Cloud Touch Features a Facebook Home Screen
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Modular Mobiles
Modular Mobiles
The Emobile Concept Phone Lets You Instantly Reconfigure Your Cellphone
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One-Handed Cellphones
One-Handed Cellphones
Parker Kuncl Designs the Strata Saturn a Single-Hand Use Phone
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Rugged Adventure Smartphones
Rugged Adventure Smartphones
Xperia active is Built Tough for Users
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Two-Faced Clamshell Smartphones
Two-Faced Clamshell Smartphones
Samsung SCH-W999 Revamps a Classic Mobile Style
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Ultrasound Smartphones
Ultrasound Smartphones
Mobisante MobiUS SP1 Offers Parents a Look at Their Baby in the Womb
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Swiss Watchmaker Smartphones
Swiss Watchmaker Smartphones
The TAG Heuer Link Smartphone Raises the Bar for Luxury Mobiles
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Unexpected Silhouette Smartphone Mounts
Unexpected Silhouette Smartphone Mounts
The Nendo Shadowstand Casts a Flower on the Wall
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Handy Wristband Ringers
Handy Wristband Ringers
The Motorola Koleopt Mobile Never Leaves Your Side
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Waterproof Smartphones
Waterproof Smartphones
The Droid RAZR is a Phone Fit for a Marine
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Smartphone Timepieces
Smartphone Timepieces
The Im Watch is a Super-Powered Android-Based Wrist Accessory
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