Are Mobile Phones A Blessing Or A Curse Essay

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Mobile Phones: A Blessing or a Curse? There are many mobile phones around now-a-days, the bulk of them being smartphones. They have plenty of advantages and disadvantages. Numerous children have these phones – do yours? Do they use it or do they abuse it? We all thin that mobile phones are great. But are you aware of how many disadvantages there are? One of the main disadvantages of mobile phones is the short battery life they have. Mobile phones have plenty of battery life, not until you start playing the addictive games! The latest smartphone has around 2 days of battery life. Another element of mobile phones that will drain the battery is charging it overnight. The phone from 0-100% takes around two hours to charge. Despite being charged, the longer the charger is plugged in, the battery life diminishes. On the other hand, many people would argue that mobile phones have plenty of advantages. They can be used for children in school classroom lessons such as create short movies, read and analyse books and set homework reminders. They can use a calculator in maths and find definitions and synonyms in English. But this doesn’t always work. Sometimes you will be unable to find a sustainable internet connection, or returning to my previous argument, the battery may drain. Another downside to mobile phones is that some of them are fairly…show more content…
After thoroughly examining three topics for and three topics against mobile phones, I now believe that mobile phones are more of a curse than a blessing. During the thorough examination I took both positives and negatives into consideration and I now believe that there are more negatives than positives to mobile phones because of my personal experience with mobile phones. I’ve had to shut off and restart my mobile phone numerous times and stop all processes to unfreeze the phone countless
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