Smartphones are expensive. You’ll fork out over £800 for the newest flagship, and even more if you buy into the false economy of a contract (where the total cost of
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.
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 the last post, we looked at where to buy a used smartphone and what to look for. Now we consider issues such as returns policies, warranties and consumer rights, which provide protection and can be as important as the the condition of a second-hand phone. These rights and safeguards demonstrate that buying a pre-owned device is little different from buying new.
Second-hand or ‘second-life’ smartphones include repaired and refurbished models as well as those just collected and sold as is. But the fact that we are keeping our handsets for longer
The Phone Co-op is one of the fastest-growing telecoms suppliers in Britain and one of the most unusual. The company is the UK’s only co-operative telecoms supplier, owned by their members and run for the benefit of their customers.
As smartphone sales decline in the UK, and the technological advances from model to model diminish year by year, many consumers are beginning to ditch the conventional smartphone upgrade cycle.
Ever since Samsung broke the news of launching its upcoming Galaxy Fold smartphone, mobile phone lovers have been in a frenzy. After all, who can blame them? The South Korean giant’s radical, yet innovative approach to smartphone design – the first of its kind – gives users the luxury of a day-to-day smartphone along with the media-rich experience of tablet simply by folding the device.
For many avid gadget enthusiasts, Apple products are their kryptonite. Successful for their innovative technologies, it is perhaps their sleek design that make many of us willing to commit to
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.