As nouns the difference between calculator and smartphone
is that calculator
is a mechanical or electronic device that performs mathematical calculations while smartphone
A mechanical or electronic device that performs mathematical calculations.
(dated) A person who performs mathematical calculation
A person who calculates (in the sense of scheming).
(obsolete) A set of mathematical tables.
* (electronic device) electronic calculator, pocket calculator
* (mechanical device) adding machine
* (person who performs mathematical calculations) computer (dated)
* (person who schemes) plotter, schemer
* (mathematical tables) ready reckoner, tables
* electronic calculator
* pocket calculator
* ready reckoner
* slide rule
A mobile phone with more advanced features and greater computing capacity than a featurephone.