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20 Things Your Smartphone Has Replaced

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Unless you’re using a Windows Phone, there really is an app for just about everything. I don’t think most people ever really stopped to think about how insanely convenient smartphones have become, and the sheer amount of devices and everyday tools that the smartphone has usurped is pretty staggering.

So, here’s a list of some of the things that smartphones have either completely or mostly replaced. Of course, that doesn’t mean that we don’t all own at least some of these, but let’s be honest–most of the time, you just pull out your smartphone instead.

Things Your Smartphone has Replaced

  1. Camera
  2. Photo Album / Printed Photos
  3. Stereo / CD Player
  4. Radio
  5. Map / Written Directions
  6. Atlas
  7. Reference Books (dictionary, thesaurus, encyclopedia)
  8. Alarm Clock
  9. Planner / Calendar
  10. Calculator
  11. Video/Audio Recorder
  12. Sticky Notes
  13. Notepad
  14. Watch
  15. Flashlight
  16. Weather Radio
  17. Mailbox
  18. Home Phone
  19. Newspaper
  20. Cookbook

What are some other things that your smartphone has replaced? How many of these items do you still use? Share with me in the comments!