Could a great background tempt people to trade in mobiles?

There are plenty of small touches and added accessories that can be crucial when in the hands of particular phone users.Some may find that the promise of attractive backgrounds and wallpapers for their device may tempt them to trade in a mobile and switch to another handset.Phil, writing a piece for Nokia Conversations, suggested taking a look at the Nokia N8 – one of the…

Sony Ericsson Xperia Play ‘has potential to be revolutionary mobile phone’

Mobile phone users thinking of trading in their device in favour of another might want to consider the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play as a potential purchase.Michael Morgan, senior analyst of mobile devices at ABI Research, suggested the handset has the potential to be very special.He noted his desire for some mobiles in the market to develop their own Android sub-ecosystem.This means all of the hardware…

Pink Nokia N8 may inspire people to sell mobiles

Britons could be tempted to sell mobile phones and put the funds towards a Nokia N8, after it was revealed the model is now available in pink.Adam, writing for Nokia Conversations, said the bright shade joins green, blue and black as colours in which the phone is produced.He assured users the "insides" of the handset remain the same, with its 12-megapixel camera and HD video…

White iPhone 4 set to appeal to sellers of mobiles

People who sell mobiles over the coming weeks and months are likely to be tempted by a white iPhone 4 as a replacement, after the device is released later today (April 28th). Apple has confirmed it is finally making the handset available in white, following a significant delay and huge consumer demand.The product is to go on sale via the manufacturer's official website and at…

Android fans trade in mobile phones for new LG Optimus 2X

A significant number of consumers could be trading in mobile phones in favour of the new LG Optimus 2X device, which is proving to be one of the most popular models on the market.The device, released recently by the technology provider, has even been the feature of an Oxford Street campaign.LG staff marked its launch by handing out 'slow fines' to shoppers in the central…

Sell mobile and switch to iPhone for Homer Simpson sat nav

Fans of the Simpsons may never have a greater incentive to sell their mobiles and switch to an Apple iPhone.That is because TomTom has announced its latest app for the model will feature the voice of legendary character Homer Simpson.Users who download the 1.7 incarnation of the sat nav service for iPhone will be able to drive to the dulcet tones of the animated figure.TomTom…

Trade in mobiles for ultimate privacy

Privacy has been identified as a key consideration for consumers and may tempt many to trade in their mobile phones.The latest research by the Nielsen Company found location-aware technology, which allows users to show contacts where they are in the world, is not a hit with everybody.Although some companies are awarding loyalty points and discounts to those who reveal they are using their services, it…

White iPhone 4s ‘to be available to mobile users’

Consumers who trade in mobiles in a bid to keep up with the latest and most stylish models will soon be able to get their hands on a white iPhone 4.That is because manufacturer Apple has started preparations for the launch of the long-awaited device, reported Apple Insider.It has confirmed the arrival of the handset – which has been delayed since last July – is…