1. Using tape players to record songs off the radio.
2. Carrying CD players around hoping not to scratch your CDs.
3. Video players and having to rewind things.
4. Giant Cabinet TVs.
5. Having a virtual pet and trying to keep it alive.
6. Keeping a map book in the car...
Whoever was riding shotgun had to actually help navigate as there was no way of knowing how to get there without using a road map and there was no smartphone to keep you occupied anyway.