Having Fun With Your Cell Phone Ringtones
By Craig Thornburrow
One of the great things about
technology today is that we are no longer locked in to one simple ring on our
cell phones. In fact, there are all sorts of cell phone ringtones that you can
download and enjoy. Here are some examples.
If you happen to enjoy one particular genre of music, there are a bunch of cell
phone ringtones out there you can enjoy. For instance, if you happen to be a fan
of the rock sound sounds of the Sixties, you can find several places online that
will allow you to download snippets from all sorts of legendary material - and
all by the original artist. How would you like to have your phone ring to the
sound of your favorite guitar solo? These days, you can do exactly that.
In addition to music that you remember and love, cell phone ringtones are also
available with a wide selection of chimes. The chimes may sound like a doorbell,
or even like a cowbell. One of the more popular cell phone ringtones from this
type of tone sounds amazingly like wind chimes.
Audio snippets as cell phone ringtones are also popular. If there is a punchline
from a favored comedy monologue that you really like, check around. That very
piece of dialogue is most likely available to use as a cell phone ringtone.
Whether the comedy routine is recent or several decades old, there are plenty to
Of course, you have the standard and usual cell phone ringtones. Those are the
ones that your cell phone came equipped. If you are more interested in utility
rather than jazzing up the sound of your phone, chances are one of these will do
the trick nicely. Typically, a cell phone will come with eight to ten different
ringtones, with the range going from sounding a lot like an old fashioned rotary
tone all the way through to a bomb dropping. These do have a touch of whimsy,
and you may very well find one that is perfect for you.
Finding cell phone ringtones that are fun and speak to your sense of humor can
often be found on a number of sites that specialize in various ringtones for a
cell phone. Often, these will come with a nominal price and will be something
that can be charged to you through your current cell service provider. Many of
the sites will allow you to listen to a ring that interests you by logging into
an Internet site before you commence with a download. This is a great idea, as
most of us want to have some idea what we are buying.
Downloads are usually done by dialing a short number on your cell phone and then
connecting with a remote server that allows you to capture the ringtone of your
choice. The process usually does not take very long, and once the ringtone is
saved into your phone, you can alter your settings to use the new tone with no
Cell phones have changed the way we communicate. Is it any wonder that in
addition to the increased communication and ability to manage our time that we
would also want to make our ringtones distinctive among our friends and family?
For more information, check your local cell service provider or do a quick
search online. You are sure to find several cell phone ringtones that are right