Basic ringtones are passé. Personalized ringtones are absolutely in. There are several ringtones available now that you can have on your mobile phones. The craze for mobile ringtones happened when people cannot recognize their own ringtone in public places. At this point, mobile phone manufacturers thought of creating special ringtones to help their customers to distinguish their own and set a unique tune on their handset. All ringtones still goes to a particular radio-frequency signal because this is the foundation on which all ringtones perform.

People have a special similarity to musical tones which the fashion now grows very fast. Later, several mobile ringtones were introduced to serve the demand of cell phone users. That is also the reason why famous songs and music were made accessible as an additional service. Since this allowed cell phone users to customize their handsets, the ringtone industry also experienced a slump or downfall.

On the other hand, the ringtone industry gained a lot of money and publicity. Several artists allowed their popular song or their new released single to have a mobile phone ringtone version to gain familiarity to listeners and to increase their sales. Also, many advertisers discovered a great opportunity for a new source of income other than the common way of marketing the artist’s album.

These latest ringtones are available in the internet and you can subscribe directly from your mobile phone provider. Before selecting any song as your ringtone for your mobile phone make sure to check if it is compatible to the model of your cell phone. So as not to waste any money and time in downloading any songs, you must inspect further the memory of your mobile phone and the wave length of the ringtone you are about to download.

Not only the compatibility of the ringtone file needs to be checked but also the legitimacy of the website you are checking if you are going to download via internet. You will come across a lot of website that will offer you a lot of freebies aside from the ringtone you want. But make sure that there are no hidden agenda for you not to pay more. There are different ways that you will be mislead by these websites. Some will say that you can download the latest song a particular artist not knowing that you will automatically be registered to a monthly subscription for that song.