Mobile phones are appealing a lot to kids these days. Kids are very much fascinated by these devices and are all the time glued to their personal gizmos. Infact, kids are among the fastest growing consumer segment of these devices. Have you ever thought why mobile phones are attractive kids these days?
Well, the answer to this question is quite simple. The kids, especially those who belong to the age group of 8-16 years can not resist cellphones due to their attractive colors, designs and very popular fun features. These days, mobile phones come equipped with games and ringtones. Kids can play games like Champ rally, snakes, solitiare and Pacman on their handsets. Apart, from playing games, kids can also use these gizmos for many other purposes. They can use them for staying in touch with their parents and parents so that stay informed regarding their child's whereabouts and safety. Parents are themselves buying cells for their kids and also encouraging them to learn to use them.
Being able to use a mobile phone increases the self-confidence of kids. They learn new communication skills, new lingo and also get to interact with a large number of people. Kids use their cell phones for sending SMS's, for web browsing and also for sending simple emails to their friends. With mobile phones, kids get access to the world and also these gizmos open new doors of knowledge for them.
Apart from that, kids love to flaunt their gizmos as fashion accessories.
Kids are also very fond of their handsets. With the drop in the prices of handsets, parents have started gifting them to their children especially the Pay as you go handsets. The average age for kids to own a mobile phone these days has fallen down as compared to the earlier times. Now, even a 8 year old owns a mobile phone and knows how to use it for clicking snaps, listening to songs and sending SMS's.