Best-Selling Mobile Phones In The Philippines

Pasay City, Philippines (PressExposure) December 10, 2009 -- Philippines is one of the many Asian countries in which many popular mobile phone manufacturers have released their new models of mobile phones. Philippines has also been site to some of the best selling mobile phones known today across the world. So what are these mobile phones? Is it those iPhones released by Apple, or is those Nokia Nseries mobile phones? Today's best-selling Cellular Philippine Phone [] aren't those that possess the kind of technology popular today with mobile phones. These mobile phones lack in technologies, yet became popular with other features. These includes the Nokia 1100 and 3310.

Nokia 1100 The Nokia 1100 mobile phones is considered as one of the best-selling Cellular Philippine Phone [] up until today. The one thing that made this phone very popular in the global market is its affordability. When it was released in 2003, it was mainly targeted towards developing countries and users who do not require advanced features beyond making calls and SMS text messages, alarm clock, reminders, etc. One of its main target was in the Philippines.

Although it lacks the technology that many are looking for, the mobile phone still became the best selling mobile phone, particularly among the many Cellular Philippine Phone [] today. According to reports, over 200 million Nokia 1100 cellphones have been sold since its launch in late 2003, making it the world's best selling phone handset, as well as the best selling consumer electronics device in the world, beating Sony's Playstation 2 (138 million), Apple's iPod (170 million) and Motorola's RAZR (120 million).

Aside from the Nokia 1100, there is still one mobile phone which is still very popular among the Filipinos, especially because of its affordability (may only cost around P500-P700 Philippine Pesos). This mobile phone is the now discontinued Nokia 3310s.

Nokia 3310 Released 2000, the Nokia 3310 mobile phone are still very popular in the Philippines. The phone sold extremely well in the past, being one of the most successful phones with 126 million pieces sold. And just like the Nokia 1100 mobile phones, the Nokia 3310' features include calls and SMS text messages, alarm clock, reminders, etc. The one reason why the mobile phone is still sold in the Philippine market, even though production of these mobile phones have long been discontinued by Nokia, is because of its swapping. Swapping is one way that Filipinos would usually buy upgraded mobile phones. Because of this, the 3310s are still available for purchase, usually ranging from P500 Philippine Pesos to P600 Philippine Pesos. For more information visit to our site at

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