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Motorola DynaTAC 8000x (1984)

"No list would be complete without the DynaTac because it was the first commercially-available mobile phone in 1984," Ben Wood, chief of research at CCS Insight, told CNBC.

Designed by Rudy Krolopp and overseen by Martin Cooper, this brick of a phone weighed 2 pounds, offered just half an hour of talk per charge and sold for a whopping $3,995.

But the device became an '80s icon and was popularized by notorious "Wall Street" character, Gordon Gekko.


Source: Redrum0486/Wikipedia | 20th Century Fox