Apple iPhone 5 ‘is not only option when selling mobiles’

Britons who sell mobiles over the coming months have been reminded that there are plenty of potential replacements on the market, beyond the popular Apple iPhone 5.With the US manufacturer due to release the eagerly-awaited device over the coming weeks, consumers could be forgiven for focusing their attentions on it.Indeed, Apple recently published figures that suggested this may be exactly the case, as it reported…

Consumers invited to sell mobiles in favour of new web device

Users of mobiles have the option of selling their used phones and putting the cash towards a special device launched by Three.The network has confirmed the Huawei E586 MiFi will soon be coming to the company and is the first mobile Wi-Fi gadget available in the UK.Featuring next-generation technology such as HSPA+ mobile broadband, the handset will ensure quick and easy connectivity to the web.Three…

New HTC tablet option soon to be available to mobile recyclers?

People who recycle mobile phones in favour of switching to a tablet over the coming months will be able to consider a new offering from HTC, if one source is correct.Reports have suggested the HTC Puccini will be released by the technology brand in either the third or fourth quarter of 2011.Chief financial officer at HTC Winston Yung appears to have vindicated the claims, meaning…

Nokia mobiles may appeal to sellers of used phones

Those looking for a new mobile – possibly after selling used phones – have been advised that the experience on offer from Nokia has once again been enhanced.The Finnish brand has confirmed the arrival of Symbian Anna, which it believes will improve a range of features on some of its top models.For example, a virtual qwerty keyboard is included, while there is the potential to…

Trade in mobiles for chance to use Skype on iPhone

There may never be a better reason to trade in mobiles and switch to an Apple iPhone now the revolutionary device offers the opportunity to use communications tool Skype.Skype WiFi has been released on the iOS platform and is now available via the US manufacturer's popular App Store.Confirming the news on its official blog, Skype said consumers can use the app to go online via…

Mobile broadband may be consideration for rural users when trading in phone

When it comes to trading in mobile phones and switching to a new device, the broadband credentials of new models may be a huge factor for those living in rural areas.That is because service to outlying areas is notoriously weaker than it is in towns and cities, although the government is now trying to change this.Matthew Howett, telecoms analyst for Ovum Consulting, commented on the…

Quality and quantity of apps can inspire people to sell mobile phones

Apps are increasingly becoming a reason to sell mobile phones, as consumers look to invest in a model that offers a wide range of the tools.Nikki Moore, founder of girlgeekchic.com, explained that there are so many apps on the market it can be difficult to know where to start.One of the advantages of such features is that they can be used to navigate unusual towns…

Mobile sellers of the future promised ‘touchscreens they can feel’

The presence of touchscreens is sure to be a huge factor in the mobile markets of the future and may play a key role in used phone sales.Matt Brian, mobile editor at thenextweb.com, has predicted that one of the upcoming advances in the industry will be the arrival of displays that consumers can feel.He noted that individual elements on the phone will be picked out…