Gain fascinating insight into mobile phone consumer trends, with SellCell's comprehensive mobile phone statistics for 2024.
Continue reading for data relating to mobile phones, smartphones, and mobile phone usage and behaviours of mobile phone owners of all ages, from child up.
Here you'll find some of the most robust mobile phone statistics, collated in one easy-to-read document.
All statistics come from online authority surveys, conducted by SellCell, so delve into the data below to see the most comprehensively collated list of mobile and smartphone related facts on the web.
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Last updated February 7, 2024
Which smartphone brands have the most loyal following, and which have the most defectors?
Mobile phone usage isn't just an adult phenomenon. Increasingly, children are becoming more and more familiar with mobile tech from a very young age.
Adults use their smartphones to manage their entire lives, but do they know when they've used their smartphone too much?
With so many people using smartphones, our relationships with our devices are increasingly replacing relationships with other humans.
Phone use at work and at home may differ, but when working from home, new distractions can become a problem.
Apple users share their opinions on a wide range of Apple-related topics, from accessories through to iOS privacy and security.
Samsung and (more generally speaking) Android owners prove Samsung to be the most popular Android brand.
2022 saw Apple remove the iPod from its range of devices, but there might be life in the device yet...
Mobile phones make up a part of a much wider consumer tech landscape, so let's look at the two in parallel.
As people look toward the sustainability of their tech, many people are recycling their old devices. But who does the best job?
Across all mobile phone users, there is a desire for more environmentally friendly handsets and accessories.
The end of 2022 saw the global cost-of-living Crisis entering full swing. It has ramifications for the tech industry.
The term smartphone dependency describes those who are reliant on their smartphone for online access.
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SellCell.com is the leading smartphone trading price comparison service in the US, ensuring consumers entering the circular smartphone and tech economies get the best value for money every time. Millions of unwanted smartphones are sold—and refurbished smartphones bought—via SellCell, every year.
SellCell uses a pool of over 45 trusted buyback vendors—brands who are waiting to take old tech out of the hands of one person, and then place it in the hands of another, completely refurbished.
Because of this close relationship with buyback vendors and refurbished tech resellers, SellCell is in the prime position to analyse statistics based on smartphone sales, smartphone values, and trends relating to smartphones in general. The same can be said for other tech like games consoles, tablets, and smartwatches.
Given its positioning within the circular economy, SellCell is always on hand to provide customers with the best value when selling their smartphone, and can advise on when to sell old tech, too. SellCell is here to guide the consumer throughout the entire process, from deciding to sell their handset, to replacing their prior device with a refurbished smartphone.
SellCell is confident enough to offer a best price guarantee, giving its customers peace of mind that they're getting the most money for their old devices, and spending less on a refurbished device.
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Once you have a list of prices, see which suits you. SellCell always delivers the best price first, so you don't need to scroll through results to find the best value. Once you have selected your deal, lock it in, and then send your phone off as per the vendor instructions. Get the best price for your handset in return!
If you want to look at refurbished handsets, then SellCell can also help you find your next smartphone, saving you even more cash. Just head to SellCell's Buy a Phone page to begin the process.