04/22/2013 01:39 pm ET Updated Apr 22, 2013

WATCH: The Most Cringeworthy Tech Ads Of The '90s

Reality check: Today's smartphones and wearable computers are not the pinnacle of technology. In fact, electronics we use in 2013 will look just as antiquated 20 years from now as tech from the 1990s looks to us today.

Case in point is the '90s-era ads that tout technological wonders like brick-sized cell phones, mobile fax machines and color printers. We've compiled the most cringeworthy ads from the Clinton days above. Take a walk down memory lane, but be forewarned -- you're about to hear a dial-up tone.