50 Pictures of Celebrities with Flip Phones, Because LOL

iPhone, who?

Hair, Blond, Hairstyle, Beauty, Lip, Mouth, Event, Layered hair, Music artist, Long hair,
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Remember when the Internet was a luxury and social media wasn't a thing? Yeah, same. In honor of the much-anticipated iPhone 8 release with more advanced features than ever, we turned back the clock to capture the ~simpler days~ of our favorite celebrities sporting the pre-iPhone tech we've known and loved.

Hair, Beauty, Hairstyle, Blond, Lip, Mouth, Long hair, Smile, Singer, Chest,
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Reese Witherspoon

"I can't believe I'm talking on a flip phone either."

Leg, Thigh, Fashion, Sitting, Human leg, Human body, Event, Competition, Model, Fashion design,
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Nicky Hilton

Nm jc, hbu?

Stuffed toy, Pink, Plush, Teddy bear, Skin, Toy, Textile, Child, Room, Party,
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Jamie Lynn Spears

Petition to bring back this Hello Kitty phone (and Jamie Lynn) ASAP.

Blond, Lip, Leg, Dress, Long hair, Thigh, Photography, Eyewear, Sitting, Glasses,
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Carrie Underwood

The flip phone upgrade.

Event, Fun, Formal wear, Party, Dress, Ceremony, Fashion, Wedding, Wedding reception, Smile,
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Beverley Mitchell, Barry Watson, and Jessica Biel

7th Heaven: flip-phone edition.

Hair, Blond, Hairstyle, Beauty, Eyebrow, Lip, Long hair, Eyelash, Layered hair, Singer,
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Brittany Snow

"Should I go back to being a brunette?"

Hair, Blond, Beauty, Long hair, Smile, Layered hair, Brown hair,
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Amanda Bynes

Simpler days.

Singing, Singer, Microphone, Beauty, Music artist, Audio equipment, Black hair, Smile, Event, Photography,
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Eva Longoria

"Sorry one sec, getting interviewed."

Beauty, Fashion, Lip, Long hair, Black hair, Sitting, Event, Gesture,
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Eva Longoria

"Hello, can you pick me up?"

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Cameron Diaz

"Is this how I use it?"

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Cameron Diaz

OMG, a camera phone.

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Mariska Hargitay

Pictured: Olivia Benson making a call.

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Eva Longoria

Side note: Remember when we used to call each other?

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Rosie O'Donnell

Instead of waiting for it to stop ringing so we can go back to Instagram?

Orange, Event, Gesture, Smile,
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Rosie O'Donnell

What's more exciting? Me or this flip phone in my hand?

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Gwyneth Paltrow

TBH, calling is much chicer-looking than looking down to text.

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Britney Spears

Even in a newsboy cap, which is actually very in again these days.

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Kate Hudson

We truly are living in the past.

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Rosario Dawson


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Lauren Graham

And Lorelai Gilmore is still Lorelai Gilmore, so that works too.

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Scarlett Johansson

But at the same time, your screen pressed up on your face all the time = cheek acne, not that ScarJo ever had to worry.

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Chris Rock and Spike Lee

Realization: They might be calling each other because, back then, there was such a thing as text limits!

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Rachel Bilson

The little antenna, haha.

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Rachel Bilson

Oooh, headbands.

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Anna Wintour

What's rarer: A person who uses a flip phone to this day (she does) or Anna Wintour without her sunglasses on?

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Anna Wintour


<p>Okay, normal.</p>
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Anna Wintour

Okay, normal.

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Tom Cruise


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Tom Cruise


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