Advantages and Disadvantages of Telephone

Undoubtedly telephone is the most common and important device for communication but there are some advantages and disadvantages of telephone.

The most popular device to communicate orally is telephone. It connects people irrespective of distance. It brags the tone and helps us to communicate at any movement and from any location.

It was invented by Graham Bell during 1876. Telephone in those era and telephone in madam age is far different. The modern telephone has taken the shape of cell phone, which is easily part able and can be used it anywhere in the globe where network is supported to mobile operator.

Advantages of telephone:

Easy and quick to use
Telephone is really very easy to use as well as it very much quick for this advantage of telephone it is very popular amongst every class of people.

Easy and available means of communication
Communication through telephone is really very easy and available because most of people now use telephone and any time and any where you can connect to any one if you have the number of your expected person.

Less expensive
Less expensive is the other great advantage of telephone. Telephone is much less expensive then other communication process.

3G and 4G
3G and 4G is the most advance technology of mobile telephone and they include various facility to mobile phone. As a result of 3G people can make video call form their mobile phone and this is the most famous and important advantages of mobile phone.

Distance is not a matter
Distance is not a matter for communication if you have a telephone.  You can communicate with a person even if he stay other side of the world. Can communicate as no matter what the distance is.

No barrier
A phone call can reach to any location where there is barrier for physical appearance.

Internet facility
Current time mobile telephone is very smart it can be used for e-mail checking, web browsing, transferring multimedia though most people now always connected with social networking site with their mobile phone.

Audio, video and image
As I said above mobile phone is very smart now they can take picture, capture video as well as capture audio also, which is most effective advantages of mobile telephone.

Tracking system
Legal law and enforcement organization can detect any one by telephone or mobile network. It helps them to find our criminal easily.

Games in mobile phone
You can enjoy your lazy time by playing game in mobile phone. There are various kinds of games which is provided to mobile phone set.

Radio in mobile phone
Most of the cell phone has radio today and radio can be used for listening news, music, etc which is great advantage of mobile phone.

Telephone was invented by Alexander Graham Bell in 1870. After that long time pass way. Modern technology rise like cheetah. Also telephone grow like that. Telephone has a great contribution to the modern world. It is one of the most important invention which accelerate human prosperity. It done a revolution in communication sector. Now a days it used in every aspect of life. You even can’t imagine one moment with out telephone. It is the essential element of electronic communication. Though telephone was invented for human welfare but it has both. Above some major advantages of telephone are mentioned now we giving some most common disadvantages of telephone.

Disadvantages of telephone:Advantages and Disadvantages of Telephone

Expensive for video call and SMS
Telephone is little bit expensive for video call and SMS on the other hand voice call, video call, sending SMS through internet is very cheap and this is the great facility of internet.

Physical Damage
In long term use it cause headache and permanent damage of brain specially when it is mobile phone.

Often use for threat
One of the greatest disadvantage of telephone is it is often used for threat for various purpose.

Network problem
Because of network problem we can not talk properly sometime and this is very annoying limitation of telephone.

Use for criminal activities
Telephone is often used for criminal activities because criminal use telephone for its various advantages

Waste huge time of teens
Undoubtedly telephone is really play a vital role for various purpose including business but telephone west huge time of teens. Often they chat long time with there friend and waste their valuable time of study.

Use for sexual harassment
As I said before criminal use telephone for its huge advantages like this some people often use telephone for sexual harassment.

Often it cause miscommunication
Some time telephone cause miscommunication among people like some misunderstanding because of same word.

Miss call
Though number of miss call goes down but still now some time call goes to wrong number and this is very disturbing some time.

Habit of laying
Telephone and mobile increase the habit of laying in society because people of the other side can not judge.

Absence of face to face conversation
Telephone can not provide face to face conversation and this is one of the most common disadvantages of telephone though if some one use 3G or 4G they can make video call.

Voice is not clear some time
Some time voice can’t come clearly because of network problem. Most people know about this disadvantages of telephone.

Above are not all advantages and disadvantages of telephone but there are lot. We mention here some popular advantages and disadvantages of telephone.

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13 comments for “Advantages and Disadvantages of Telephone

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    October 2, 2016 at 12:12 pm

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    October 26, 2016 at 11:57 am

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    • samane
      May 12, 2019 at 9:14 pm

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  8. Kacper
    December 28, 2016 at 7:04 pm

    This is generally a very good and informative list, however the myth that mobile phones are can cause permanent damage to you brain has been debunked.

    • rasel
      January 10, 2017 at 5:02 am

      Thanks ‘Kacper’ for your opinion, actually there are disagree among expert regarding this fact that “mobile phone can cause brain damage” but most of the expert seem that there is some certain effect of the mobile phone on the brain.

  9. Elvera
    February 19, 2017 at 5:06 am

    You explain it very well, it clear my understanding. Thanks for sharing

  10. Kim
    February 21, 2017 at 3:18 pm

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  11. Julius
    January 11, 2018 at 4:04 am

    It was quite nice how you said that one of the advantages of having is phone was that since almost every person has one, communication was easily accessible. That’s good to know because my parents are always out of the house nowadays, and the only means of communication that they can think of is through phone calls. Since we didn’t really require the service of a telephone before, I’m thinking that now is the best time to have installed in the house. Thanks. I’ll talk to my parents about this. Hopefully, we can get phone service as soon as possible.

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