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They are able to run a variety of third-party software components ("apps") from places like the Google Play Store or Apple App Store, and can receive bug fixes and gain additional functionality through operating system software updates.Modern smartphones have a touchscreen color display with a graphical user interface that covers the front surface and enables the user to use a virtual keyboard to type and press onscreen icons to activate "app" features.In addition to placing and receiving cellular calls, the touch screen-equipped Simon could send and receive faxes and emails.It included an address book, calendar, appointment scheduler, calculator, world time clock and notepad, as well as other visionary mobile applications such as maps, stock reports and news.Most of the "smartphones" in this era were hybrid devices that combined these existing familiar PDA OSes with basic phone hardware.The results were devices that were bulkier than either dedicated mobile phones or PDAs, but allowed a limited amount of cellular Internet access.In March 1996, Hewlett-Packard released the Omni Go 700LX, a modified HP 200LX palmtop PC with a Nokia 2110 mobile phone piggybacked onto it and ROM-based software to support it.It had a 640×200 resolution CGA compatible four-shade gray-scale LCD screen and could be used to place and receive calls, and to create and receive text messages, emails and faxes.
In June 1999 Qualcomm released the "pd Q Smartphone", a CDMA digital PCS smartphone with an integrated Palm PDA and Internet connectivity.
Before 2007, it was common for smartphones to have a physical numeric keypad or QWERTY keyboard in either a candybar or sliding form factor. introduced the i Phone, the first smartphone to use a capacitive multi-touch interface.