Most people normally walk into mobile phone shops and buy any type of phone. Before you decide to buy a phone, you must understand what you want to use it for. If your purpose of buying a phone is to just make and receive calls, then you don't need to go for the expensive ones with many features; otherwise you would be wasting your money. If you don't like inserting ear piece into your ear, it means that you don't need phones that come with radio and music. It does not make any sense if you buy a phone that contains features that you don't make use of. It is a waste of money. Go for music phones if you are a music lover and at the same time, you can afford to be inserting ear piece into your ears to listen to the music or radio. Note that this has a side effect as it could affect your ear drum if you use it excessively. Most people these days now have ear drum problem as a result of this. Do you like snapping, saving and sending photos? Camera phone with Blue tooth is the ideal phone for you. If you deal with files and documents, then you should consider buying camera phones with memory cards so that you can be saving and retrieving your files through computers. You can buy phones that can enable you to download Bible if you are a preacher or you like reading Bible verses. You can also download Quran if you are a Muslim. If you are an author or a student, you can buy a mobile phone that can enable you to download Dictionary into it so that you don't have to be carrying your big Dictionary around. Next time you want to buy a phone, you can now buy the one that will suit your needs.