Now Mobile Phones for your Health Too.

by : Andrena Markley

All this while, mobile phones had gloriously served the purpose of a successful communication platform that even took care of some add on requirements like a mobile music player, a mobile camera, multimedia experience and a gaming zone. However, the 21st century brought along with it new hopes for further innovation on these communication devices. The resultant scenario is a collection of mobile phones that seem to uncover newer grounds of possibilities for the users. At this rate, mobile phones may very well stretch their popularity level even further as super smart gadgets to take care of almost all your needs possible. The application of mobile phones as a health inducing equipment is just one step towards that visionary stage.

The progress of technology has reached such a feverish pitch that the latest bit seems to be too obvious a development that was on the cards lately. How else would you explain a mobile phone that acts as a counter for checking the calories that you burned in a day? Setting the standards for other manufacturers to follow suit, leading mobile phone creator Nokia has introduced the Nokia 5500 Sport that specially caters to the health freak phone users. The Nokia 5500 has been endowed with such revolutionary features like fitness tests in the likes of Coopers test and biking test, sports diary to maintain exercise regimes a la a fitness coach program, calories burned counter for walking and running, and speed and distance counter. Now, isn't that just so much of a groovy idea to perk up the mobile phone experience? An what's more, this is not the last straw in the industry's progressive run. With mobile phones serving as health regulatory devices as well, more categories are likely to erupt in the scenario to make a clean sweep of its conquest.