Smartphones are like having a computer in your pocket. It has so many functionalities to make your life easier. There are some features of these phones that most people don’t know.

1. Measure speed, distance, and height

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Your Smartphone can calculate the speed of people or other moving objects with various apps. These apps are excellent for sporting events such as football, baseball, etc.

2. Control other devices with infrared

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Now Smartphones are released with infrared blasters. This feature is prominent in HTC One M9 and Samsung Galaxy S6. Using these phones, you can control any device that responds to infrared signals. Even if your phone doesn’t have any built-in infrared option, there are some amazing apps that you can download to use this feature.

3. Identify songs instantly

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Most phones now have song identification tools. Using these tools you can immediately know what song is being played on your Smartphone right that moment.

4. Turn your Android into a games console

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You can easily turn your Android phone into a gaming console. The MHL (Mobile High-Definition) technology has enabled phones to connect to HD televisions. The Sony and Samsung phones have this feature.

5. Speak any language

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You can use your Smartphone to speak and understand any language. You can just ask Google Now to translate a word of sentence for you. There are lots of similar apps.

6. Restore deleted photos on iOS 8

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If you accidentally delete any photo, then it is possible to restore them back on your latest iPhone device. There is a ‘Recently Deleted’ album in the Photos app where you will find the pictures that you deleted within the last 30 days.

These features make the Smartphones more functional and exciting to use. The technology is continuously evolving, and we can expect lots more to come on Smartphones.