You’ve probably had unanswered questions regarding the origin of ringtones. Currently, it is common to hear a unique and interesting ringtone play on a mobile phone. You may have a phone that can be customised, and allow a tone to play for every individual member on the phonebook. It may seem that this is a new invention, but ringtones have a history that begins with the first phone. The following explains more about the history of this mobile option, and what is available to consumers today.