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Brick Phone

1983 LEGO Cell Phone


DynaTac’s 8000x was the first commercially available cell phone on March 6, 1983.  According to its Wikipedia page it offered a mere 30 minutes of talk time, 8 hours of standby and probably a lifetime’s worth of cancer.  The price?  $5 short of $4,000.  The 8000x met its demise 2-years later...