Updating old phones
However, a short time after the initial purchase, you’ll be locked into your contract.
Getting out of a cell phone contract isn’t impossible, but it can be expensive.
What they lack in features they make up for in battery life--some will hold a charge for weeks or months. Most require you to add minutes to your plan at specified intervals to keep your phone active.
Most prepaid carriers offer long-term options to avoid wasting minutes you’re not using.
In the case of refurbished phones, you’re getting a discount for a returned--and possibly repaired--product. As long as you’re buying from a reputable source, you’ll often find that refurbished phones come with similar warranties to new devices and cost much less.
If you’re looking to join the smartphone crowd, we recommend an i Phone.Not only are these devices dependable, they offer a simple user interface and support for Apple devices is some of the best around.Better still, most Apple phones feature a similar interface, so upgrading or replacing one Apple phone with another won’t mean relearning how to use the device.Kids are prone to drops, spills and other accidents.
Adding the cost of a new i Phone to your next trip to visit grandma isn’t exactly cheap.
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