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The Top 10 Android Features You Didn’t Know About

In the last year alone SellMyMobile.com have seen over 37% of phones being traded in as Android models, which is up 8% from the previous year. It’s no real surprise that Android devices appear twice in our top 5 most popular mobile phone trade-ins, with the Galaxy S4 and S3 showing in 2nd and 5th respectively.

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With over 50% market share you would think that everyone knows all the little tips and tricks and handy features that Google have implemented into the Android operating system, but you would be surprised just how many features you didn’t know existed.

Thats why we wanted to unveil some of the best hidden gems that you will find in your Android phone, so when you come to upgrading you make think twice about moving from this operating system.

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What Are The Best Free Cloud Storage Services?

What Are The Best Free Cloud Storage Services That I Can Use?

For those that are struggling with space on their device iMend.com recently wrote a great guide on how you can clear up storage space. One of the tips in that article focused on saving photos to the cloud, but in today’s article we wanted to elaborate a bit more on that tip, by looking into which cloud storage services are the best. After all, it’s not just photos that you can backup to the cloud; you can save videos, music, documents and much more.

With large app downloads, greater quality in photos and videos, we know just how you feel when your storage space gets eaten up quickly, so let’s take a look at some solutions to your problems.

Lucky for some, here are our 7 hot picks:

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10 Things You Need to Think About Before Selling Your iPhone

A few weeks ago we walked Android users through the best ways of removing data from their Smartphone before selling it on. Now we are going to to look at some tips to consider when you sell your iPhone; from data removal, to preparing your phone for shipping and in helping you select a new phone. Sit back and see our Top 10 tips to consider before selling you iPhone.

10 Things You Need to Think About  Before Selling Your iPhone

With the ability to do nearly everything on your phone these days (apart from making coffee), a person’s phone is essentially a gadget that collects all your personal details; from bank accounts, postal addresses, contact details, photos, text messages, emails and email addresses and even logged in apps. In the wrong hands this could be catastrophic, and could lead to identity theft which can further lead to loans being made in your name, and bank account being setup with your details.

Avast (Security Company) carried out a study where they purchased 20 mobile phones off eBay to see what could be extracted from them, worryingly enough they managed to recover more than 40,000 photos (including personal selfies), 750 emails and text messages, and over 250 contact numbers (source: Avast.com).

The purpose of today’s post is to show you 10 things that you need to think about doing before you sell your iPhone on.

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Can I Sell my Damaged or Broken Mobile Phone?

One of the great features on SellMyMobile.com, the UK’s No 1. comparison site for trading in old mobile phones is that you can sell broken or damaged phones through our site. Whether you have accidentally smashed your screen on a wild night out with your friends, or you are experiencing sound issues which are making it hard to hear when making phones call, you can still sell on your damaged phone and earn some money.

Broken Mobile Phones

Incredibly, 31% of people with a broken mobile phone said that they would never attempt to get it fixed, and that they would just leave it lying around the house in a box or a drawer (source: phonearena.com). You are essentially storing away money that could be helping you out with bills, holidays and even treats!

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How to Completely Delete all Data from Android Phones

I think it’s fair to say that we live in a very security conscious world and one of the central places that we keep our data, is on our trusty mobile phones. A gadget that is by our side day in day out, a device we use to shop on, bank on, and store other sensitive information on. So, really, it’s no surprise that we guard our phones with our lives.

But what happens when we come to selling our mobile phones? Instantly, we get a headache at the thought of ‘what about all the data, what am I going to do?’.

How to Completely Delete all Data from Android Phones

To put the chills up you, Avast (Security Company) carried out a study where they purchased 20 mobile phones off eBay and managed to recover more than 40,000 photos (including personal selfies), 750 emails and text messages, and over 250 contact numbers. That is the scariest part though, because with that kind of information you have the possibility of stealing identities, applying for loans, credit cards and so forth. (source: Avast.com)

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