11 classic Nokia phones that changed the world (and 8 crazy ones that didn't)

Nokia 8110 (1996)

This banana-esque slider found fame in The Matrix, where it was used by Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss et al to transition in and out of the virtual and real worlds.

The real-life 8110 lacked the spring-loaded mouthpiece/keypad cover, which was added by the movie’s prop-makers for sheer coolness factor, but there was good news for fans three years down the line, when the lookalike Nokia 7110 (see further down our list) popped up in shops complete with the satisfying slide-down action they'd been waiting for.

More after the break...

You have to login or register to comment.