Smartphones are a common phenomenon in the world. People cannot live without them as they have become a part of their life. The phones are used for contacting people through a normal mobile network or through the internet. The boom in the technological market has led to the making of several types of smartphones made by different companies. A common factor among them is the use of applications to perform the tasks. The smartphones come ready with application stores that let users download the applications through the internet. The apps are either used with the help of the internet or in an offline mode. So, let us know a little more about them and also compare it to the mobile websites.