When you buy a SmartPhone, you no longer have a simple handset for calls and texts but a powerful work, play and lifestyle gadget in your hands. It is always “ON” with instant access to manage email, take notes, shop, navigate, communicate and browse instantly from anywhere at anytime. You will find that your smartphone ‘OutSmarts‘ your computer in so many ways that you atcually spend less of your precious time in front of it.
Now that you have your new phone, it needs to be setup so you can take advantage of all the apps and features and use them properly.
Invest in an expert who can work with you to setup your phone and customise it for your own everyday work and lifestyle needs.
This comprehensive initial setup will give you a running start into the modern mobile world and beyond.
Before buying a phone you might want to assess your requirements. This will influence which phone will suit you the best. We will help you shop for the right phone at the right price and then setup your phone to cover all areas of your life. There are more than 3.5 million apps but we help you select the few best apps to bring you up to speed with its features and what accessories you might need for your lifestyle. We help maximise your options and get everything you need to know and do with your new device. All aspects of your life – work, travel, productivity, news and entertainment are covered. If you can think of anything else we will cover that too!
Choosing a SmartPhone
First Select an operating brand and then choose a smart phone handset.
- Apple: Uses an operating system called iOS which is installed on the iPhone. There is only one brand called Apple iPhone.
- Google: Uses an operating system called Android which is installed on several brands of phones (Samsung, Huawei, Sony, HTC, LG, etc.).
The App Store for each system has up to 3.5 million different apps. (Latest Statistics)
Keep in Sync
It is also possible to keep all your computers, tablets and phones in sync with each other. For example: keep your Outlook calendar and contacts in sync with your tablet and phone.
There are many services, which are ‘Cloud’ based. These services work between your devices to to keep your data or files in sync. Examples are: Tripit, Evernote, Pocket, mySMS, One Drive, Google Drive and DropBox.
With or without accessories, you could also connect your smartphone to your TV, a speaker or speaker system, a projector and a computer. This means all sorts of presentation and multimedia facilities straight from your smartphone.
References and Guides
Choosing between Google and Apple (Android and iOS) ?
Watch these two YouTube videos about the history and trends of these two major players
By realising the full potential of a SmartPhone, you will find it is easy to achieve a lot more. Whether it is scheduling your appointments, reading the latest news or preparing a presentation, you can get your tasks done whilst on the move.
Being organised means peace of mind and more time for other activities away from your computer.
Get started with our SmartPhone setup and release the full potential of your phone.