Released in 2019, the iPhone 11 is the successor to the hugely successful iPhone XR.
Released in 2018, the iPhone XS Max was the first plus-sized iPhone to have an edge-to-edge Super Retina display.
Released in 2018, the iPhone XS was an iterative update over the iPhone X, unleashing newfound speed thanks to the A12 Bionic processor and 4GB of RAM.
Released in 2017, the iPhone X set a new standard for the iPhone. It was the first iPhone to have an edge-to-edge, “bezel-less” Super Retina display.
Very much considered to be an iterative update over the iPhone 7, the iPhone 8 actually signifies a high point in features before the dominance of edge-to-edge notch displays.
Released in 2016, the iPhone 7 got lots right. It was the first water and dust resistant iPhone, and it had the best smartphone camera on the market at launch.
Released in 2019, the Galaxy S10 Plus was Samsung’s most expensive flagship of the year, sitting above the regular S10 in the range.
Released in 2019, the Samsung Galaxy S10 introduced a new era of Samsung smartphone displays with the edge-to-edge Infinity-O display. This was also the first Samsung smartphone to have an ultrasonic fingerprint sensor under the screen.
Released in 2018, the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus is most famous for moving the smartphone camera game forwards with its excellent dual-lens 12 megapixel camera with dual optical image stabilization and 2X optical zoom.
Released in 2018, the Samsung Galaxy S9 was the last Samsung smartphone to have an Infinity Display, where the edges of the display taper down to the sides. The 5.9” 1080p display is smooth and crisp and the Samsung Exynos 9810 processor boasts four times the speed of the S8’s.
The reality of refurbished phones is this – by choosing a phone that has been used before, you could easily save up to 20% on the newest smartphone model, and in many cases, you won’t be able to tell the phone has been used at all.
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
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.
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.
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!
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