Talking about your cellphone

source: Twominute English    2013年2月14日
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# I need a new cell-phone
--I have been using this cell phone for more than a year. I think it's time to replace it.
--Why do you want to buy a new phone? Is there a problem with this one?
--Nah. But this is a very basic phone. I really need to get my hands on a smartphone now. All my friends are using a smartphone these days.
--Alright. Which model do you plan to buy?
--I think I'll consult a few people before making the final choice.
# which smartphone to buy
--Hey Jane. I'm planning to buy a new phone. I think I'll buy a smartphone.
--That's a good though, Sam. Which one do you plan to buy?
--I haven't decided yet. Do you have any recommendations?
--My brother recently bought an iPhone 5 and I think it's really cool. You can buy that.
--Oh yeah. Well, I am confused between iPhone and Android.
--Try reading some reviews online before you decide.
--Sure! That's a good idea. I'll check online.
# features of a phone
--Hey Jenny, I have decided to buy the iPhone 5.
--Cool! What are the features?
--Well, it has a touch screen and an 8 megapixel camera.
--What does it look like?
--Didn't you check it out on the Internet? It's the slimmest of all the iPhones yet.
--That sounds cool. I think the iPhone 5 is a good choice.
# getting apps for a phone
--Jane, your brother recently bought an iPhone, right?
--Yes, Sam. Why are you asking?
--Well, I wanted some help with the app store. How do I download apps to my iPhone?
--Sure Sam. Just visit Apple's Apps Store and browse through the categories you wish to explore.
--Hey, that's easy. Will I be charged?
--Well, some apps are free while you have to pay for some. It depends on what you're looking for.