Cellphone vs Handset - What's the difference?

cellphone | handset |


As nouns the difference between cellphone and handset

is that cellphone is while handset is the part of a telephone containing both receiver and transmitter (and sometimes dial), held in the hand.

cellphone

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • handset

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia handset) (en noun)
  • The part of a telephone containing both receiver and transmitter (and sometimes dial), held in the hand.
  • See also

    * headset