US Consumers Sit On Over $33.8 Billion in Unused Cell Phones

Posted on Apr 04, 2013 by

(PRWEB) February 15, 2013 SellCell.com, the leading cell and smartphone recycling price comparison site in the US, today released results from its new “2013 Mobile Mountain Study” which found that over half (53.6 percent) of consumers say they have two or more unused cell phones in their household. Based on the survey, conducted by OnePoll [...]

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Consumers sitting on $9 billion in old iPhones

Posted on Apr 04, 2013 by

Why is an old iPhone still worth hundreds of dollars? New research suggests a surprising explanation: hoarding. More than half of American consumers say they have two or more unused cell phones in their household, according to a new survey released Friday. The trade-in value of all those old gadgets: $34 billion, according to resale [...]

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Depstar was featured in the Wall Street Journal!

Posted on Dec 12, 2012 by

Second-Hand iPhones a Boon for Resellers By Thomas Gryta, The Wall Street Journal September 28th 2012 Demand for Apple Inc.’s latest iPhone is strong around the world, but desire for older versions is leading to rapid growth for companies that buy and sell the used devices. The market for second-hand iPhones, which mostly go overseas [...]

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Announcing our Holiday Giveaway Contest – Apple iPad mini (16G, Wi-Fi)!

Posted on Dec 12, 2012 by

WIN A BRAND NEW iPAD MINI (16G, WI-FI ONLY) JUST IN TIME FOR THE HOLIDAYS! All you have to do is “Like” us on Facebook- double your chances by also following us on Twitter. Click to win anytime between December 7, 2012 and December 13, 2012 (we’ll wait right until midnight to make sure we [...]

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The iPhone 5 is the best iPhone to date!

Posted on Oct 10, 2012 by

Consumer reports has just called the iPhone 5 the best iPhone yet. I have been using one since launch and I can attest to their claim. From super fast LTE, a larger 4″ screen, and the blazing A6 chip it definitely blows all of it’s predecessors away. But I wonder, is the iPhone 5 the [...]

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