Smartphones are type of mobile phones with multipurpose computing with many features like high hardware and operating system, Software, Internet and Multimedia functionality with basic phone functions and many more up-gradation. Smartphones comes with all features and are everywhere in every part of the world now days every person is using a mobile phone as mobile phone comes with a variety of features and different prices. In short mobile phones are taking over our lives.
But many people have this question in mind that is, Can a cell phone be educational tool? Yes if used in the right way. In this blog we talk about the advantages of a mobile phones in education.
Mobile phones is one of the technology that has made its mark and it’s been used for higher education.
One of its advantage is that it’s a portable device with amazing features.
Some of the Importance of mobile phones in education are as follow:
- Smartphones for students helps them to prepare for their future by enhancing their learning process.
- Smartphone now days are been used in biology, chemistry and engineering, many other field too because a mobile phone have good and fast processing capabilities.
- Smartphone are not only useful for students but are also very useful for teachers.
- One can solve their doubt just by a click.
- Smartphones can make learning easy as one can search helpful content and can learn from educational videos.
Smartphones have one more advantage that is students are confident in learning the things they are comfortable with and as phones are very popular with kid now days it becomes easier to make a point clear to a student by using a phone then going through pages of a book.
Smartphone application: As phone come’s with various app’s not just games it has a variety of informative apps to, which can be useful for students to.
Benefits of using smartphone:
- Web Surfing
- Instant Communication
- Data transfer
- Various utilities
One can make smart use of smartphones Due to the audio and videos in a smartphone as learning can become more fun and lively. And it’s an effective way to teach difficult concept hence use of smartphones in education can benefit an individual if he/she uses a smartphone effectively.