Sell mobiles to join smartphone revolution

Sell mobiles to join smartphone revolution
People could keep up with the smartphone revolution by selling mobiles and investing in a brand new, hi-tech device in 2012.Mobile firm Ericsson has revealed its belief that sales of such models in Australia will continue to boom over the next 12 months, reported the Register.Indeed, it suggested the rate at which consumers snap up the latest handsets is sure to "escalate" once more, with…

Apps frenzy could inspire people to sell mobiles

Apps frenzy could inspire people to sell mobiles
Many people may have opted to sell mobile phones in order to join the growing number of people downloading apps over the festive season.The Flurry Blog has revealed that Christmas Day is typically the busiest day of the year for acquiring new mobile tools.It suggested apps that run on the iOS and Android platforms are among the most popular, with the "massive influx" of smartphones…

Mobile trade ins could contribute to Samsung growth

Mobile trade ins could contribute to Samsung growth
People who trade in mobile phones and switch to a Samsung device in 2012 could play a key part in helping the firm to achieve its goals.According to Reuters, the mobile brand has targeted a 15 per cent hike in global handset sales over the next 12 months.It is looking to close the gap to its main rival Nokia and believes the increasing popularity of…

Melbourne ‘is an app hotspot’ among mobile phone users

Melbourne ‘is an app hotspot’ among mobile phone users
Mobile phone users in Melbourne may be among the most likely to trade in their handsets and switch to a smartphone that allows them to download apps.That is because there is a plethora of tools available that are perfect for sports fans living in the city.According to a report by the Herald Sun, smartphone developers have turned the destination into an apps hotspot by targeting…

Is Christmas the best time to recycle mobiles?

Is Christmas the best time to recycle mobiles?
People could find that Christmas provides a great opportunity to recycle mobile phones and switch to a new device, on which the best shopping deals can be accessed.New data from IBM, reported by Internet Retailer, showed there was a 16.4 per cent jump in online sales on Christmas Day, compared with last year.Many of these could be the result of mobile commerce carried out by…

Sell mobile and move to Xperia for Ice Cream Sandwich OS

Sell mobile and move to Xperia for Ice Cream Sandwich OS
People who sell a mobile in order to move to the Sony Ericsson Xperia range of handsets will soon be able to enjoy the benefits of Ice Cream Sandwich.Using its official Product Blog, the manufacturer has confirmed that its portfolio of Xperia devices will soon switch over to the new Android 4.0 operating system (OS), also known as Ice Cream Sandwich.It is said that the…

Trade in mobile for chance to enjoy upcoming Nokia Belle

Trade in mobile for chance to enjoy upcoming Nokia Belle
Consumers who trade in mobile phones and switch to a Nokia device over the coming weeks may find they are able to enjoy new technology due to be released by the company.The Finnish brand, using its official blog Nokia Conversations, this week confirmed Nokia Belle is due to be released across the globe.Among the models due to receive the software upgrade are the Nokia C7,…

Sell my mobile? Only for an Apple

Sell my mobile? Only for an Apple
More people than ever may only be selling mobiles if they can replace them with a model from Apple's range.New research by Kantar Worldpanel ComTech has revealed the US manufacturer is continuing to grow in popularity in several markets around the world.In the 12 weeks of sales to November 27th, the brand saw its market share boom in some parts of the globe as consumers…