In 2016, can you imagine living without a smartphone?

First came the invention of fire, then the wheel, and thirdly, the smartphone. Well, there might have been a few inventions along the way: you know, like electricity, the transistor, the Internet and a few others, but...
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48 Comments

23. chenski

Posts: 755; Member since: Mar 22, 2015

As long as I'm occupied by other stuff

24. Shocky unregistered

Yes, so long as I have my PC I'm good. Besides there are many replacements for various functions of a smartphone, media players, mp3 players, camera, video recorders, sound recorders. Worst comes to worse I'll break out the old portable cd player. :D

25. avalon2105

Posts: 352; Member since: Jul 12, 2014

Since there are days when I'm too occupied with other stuff to even check the time on my phone, I'd say that i would manage. Then, there are days I use it for 10h or more so it would require some adjustment. I guess that "moderation" thing is the key.

27. legiloca

Posts: 1675; Member since: Nov 11, 2014

I can't. Period.

30. antmiu2

Posts: 550; Member since: Jun 19, 2011

CAN YOU "IMAGINE"? Yes, and its not so hard, just picture 10 years ago, 2006 The world was just fine without smartphones.

34. Crispin_Gatieza

Posts: 3111; Member since: Jan 23, 2014

I had smartphones in '06. I was on my 2nd Treo.

31. adsg48

Posts: 79; Member since: Apr 18, 2015

simply no

35. Crispin_Gatieza

Posts: 3111; Member since: Jan 23, 2014

I've had cell phones since '92. Back then it was a phone and a beeper because Bell South Mobility's rates were $.60/minute. I could easily go without a smartphone but I'd still have to have a phone (I have a special needs child).

36. davidsmith

Posts: 62; Member since: Mar 09, 2016

no way

38. Coconut00

Posts: 485; Member since: Jan 13, 2015

If everybody left their phone, I could imagine living without a smartphone, otherwise, I can't imagine living without it.

39. TMHKR

Posts: 202; Member since: Dec 08, 2012

I can, I'm still a human being.

40. toyboyz

Posts: 232; Member since: Jan 22, 2010

Smart phone yes a general cell phone no because of the direct connect.

41. Sondae

Posts: 291; Member since: Jan 02, 2013

Nope can't live without it. You need a fast communication specially in business or urgent moment like emergency or to keep touch with your love one.

45. 0kax0el0

Posts: 238; Member since: Nov 15, 2012

Would have to go back to paper books, paper maps, but yes, I could live without it.

46. syzzz

Posts: 9; Member since: Mar 15, 2016

I could'nt convince my father to buy me one

47. HTC_ONE_MAX

Posts: 164; Member since: Feb 06, 2015

playing with iPad most of the time,instead of smartphone i can go with a device like iPod Touch.

48. TheGranter

Posts: 63; Member since: Jan 28, 2016

from 18 to 21 i didnt own a phone, now i'm 25 and my z3 is broken so i need to send it back 1month without a smartphone. No lose. If you are that addicated to it you have some serious issues where your friendcircle lives inside of their phones. HF with your "lifes" lol

49. rnagic

Posts: 215; Member since: Jul 13, 2014

There should be a 90's day where you can't use a cell phone. Landlines only and you have to use disposable polaroids if you wanna take any selfies.
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