At I Need a Mobile, we think buying a refurbished smartphone should be as easy as buying new. The phone you expect to receive should be the phone you get, and it should live up to your expectations in every single way.
Need some extra cash? In this article, we’ll reveal the top 3 stores for selling your old phone.
If you have an old phone or two lying around, you could be sitting on £100, £200, £300 or above £700 without knowing about it!
The easiest way to get cash for your old phone is with a mobile recycling company who will either collect your phone or prepay for your postage.
There are 3 reputable stores that stand out from the crowd: I Need A Mobile, Mazuma and Music Magpie. We’ll take a closer look at these 3 stores below to get to the bottom of which is best for selling your old phone.
Recycling your smartphone with I Need A Mobile couldn’t be easier under Covid-19 circumstances. Whilst your mainstream network operators like you’re O2 and EE have closed shops, we have made it easier than ever before for you to sell your smartphone. You literally do not need to get out of your house! Our mobile recycling service has been going for ten years and you can be sure we have thought of everything. We also offer the most competitive prices on all makes and models. Not only that, you will receive your payment directly into your bank account on the same day we receive your device!
Buying a refurbished phone will typically save you 10 to 15% if the smartphone is a new model released in the last 12 months. Older devices can easily double or even triple those savings, putting a great phone in your pocket for less.
When it comes to buying a refurbished smartphone, it’s safe to say that you’re spoilt for choice. The likes of Apple and Samsung have Certified Refurbished stores of their own,
Where is the best place to buy a refurbished smartphone?
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Persistence Marketing Research has forecast that the second-hand market in mobile smartphones will experience huge expansion and grow to around $40bn in terms of global revenue by 2025, increasing from almost $20bn in 2017 and enlarging the global refurbished and used mobile phone market by almost 9% CAGR over the same period.
As sales of second-hand smartphones continue to soar, we take a look at the possible contenders for top ranking in 2020.
New isn’t always better, but there are some key issues to consider before you take the plunge. Naturally, the smartphone manufacturers would have you believe that a new phone is the best choice; that you’ll be missing out if you don’t have the latest camera/processor/emoji/virtual assistant button, all packaged in expensive Gorilla glass.
Second-hand reconditioned smartphones are big business these days, and no wonder! When you can buy a phone as good as brand new at the fraction of the price, you’d be crazy not to. We’ll have a look at some of the models that made it to the top this year.
Talk about how buying directly from ineedamobile.com is better for the end consumer because eBay/Amazon have heavy fees over 5% and also now have marketing fees to position your listings higher which is another 5%. So by buying directly of us, consumer will save around 10% on their phone.
We’ll explain exactly what it is and bust some of the most common myths associated with second hand phones. So if you’re interested in making a saving by buying a used phone, read on!
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In this article, we take a look at the top three UK stores for buying and selling second-hand smartphones. Read our detailed analyses to pick the best shop when buying or selling your mobile phones.
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