Loads More Mobile Recycling Could be Done in the UK

Published by Stephen Roper on Tagged Recycling

According to the latest research loads more mobile recycling could be done in the UK as lots more people are looking to buy new smartphones as replacements for their standard mobiles.

The research that was released by Kantar WorldPanel found that Britain is now the world leader when it comes to the amount of people buying smartphones. The figures showed that 67% of people in the UK will buy a smartphone as their latest handset, this figure is higher than in any other country.

In fact other figures have shown that sales of smartphones are on the up with a 74% rise in the second quarter of 2011 in comparison with the same quarter in 2010.

The most popular smartphone operating system that is being purchased is Android with a huge 48.8% share in the market.

Smartphones are also great devices to recycle as they tend to keep their value for many years which standard mobile phones do not.

Upgrading to a smartphone? Recycle your unwanted handset at Mazuma Mobile here



Leave a Comment

Find the highest price for your old mobile by comparing all leading mobile recycling sites using our new comparison tool here: