Touchscreen phones are typically bigger and weigh than regular flip phones. Are they easy to use? Should you switch from flip phone or candy bar phone to touch screen phones? Many people find touch screen easy to read and difficult to navigate without dedicated buttons. All functions and features need to be accessed via touch or gestures on the screen. If you are not family with the operating system, it might be a bit challenging for the switch.
If you are totally new to touch screen phones, you will discover some great features that can never be found on a regular flip phone such and drag and drop to customize menus and programs. They are actually very easy to use once you have everything set up. The technology just keeps on getting better and many of the gestures are very intuitive.
I know not every agree that touch screen phone are easy to use. Many people find that different phones offer different way to “touch”. And the virtual keyboard is difficult to master and significantly slow their texting speed vs. typing on a physical QWERTY smartphone. But once you get used to the touch features you can basically type as fast as using a real QWERTY keyboard.
If you have used both touchscreen and QWERTY keyboard phones, leave a comment and let us know what you think of each.