Cellphones have revolutionized our lives. They’ve made instantaneous voice contact to anyone else in the world with a similar device and near some semblance of civilization possible. They’ve partially invalidated expensive and complicated wired infrastructure. They’ve even allowed us to ignore any situation by talking to someone who isn’t even there rather than being active participants in our own lives.
However, as with any technology sprung so quickly on the public, some people just don’t do it right. Holding one’s cellphone in a logical way has become a very confusing task indeed to some folks.
The Right Way:
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This is the correct way to hold one’s cellphone. Note that it’s pretty well aligned with the face, the earpiece close to the ear and the mouthpiece close to the mouth. Since phones are designed to operate in this position, they will pick up speech optimally and deliver sound optimally as well.
Now let’s look at some of the wrong ways to hold your cellphone.