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

Now that Nokia’s phone business is no more, we take a trip through the Finns’ greatest handset hits – and misses

Nokia Cityman (1987)

Available in “450” and “900” editions (named for the frequencies in MHz they used on the Nordic Mobile Telephony system), the Cityman was Nokia’s first mobile phone and regarded as a sleek, high-end and highly desirable product. How times change. The brick-like handset established the Finnish company as a major telephony player by 1988, helped Nokia secure almost 15 percent of the global mobile phone market.

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