In 1985, a portable mobile phone was introduced for the first time in Japan.

In 1985, a portable mobile phone, called 'Shoulder Phone' was introduced for the first time in Japan. As an advanced model of car phone developed by Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation, the 3kg phone was able to eject out of vehicle and sling over one's shoulder for the portable use.


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Credit: NHK
Clip #: 473379984HD
Collection: NHK Video Bank Editorial
Date created: 10 September, 2013
Licence type: Rights-ready
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Clip length: 00:00:11:27
Location: Taito-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Mastered to: QuickTime 10-bit ProRes 422 (HQ) HD 1920x1080 29.97i More information
Originally shot on: HD D5 1080 59.94i
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