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Q3 2022 Mobile Trade-in and Upgrade Industry Trends Review

In the third quarter, trade-in programs have returned over $970 million to consumers, a 28% increase over the previous quarter. Read more.

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Creating A Sustainable Path To Smart Home Growth

Trade-in programs provide a great incentive to upgrade smartphones. Being able to give consumer electronics a second or even third life while providing connectivity to many around the world are just a few benefits contributing to reducing e-waste.

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Trade-in Trifecta: It’s a Win-Win-Win

It is possible to make the most out of the mobile device lifecycle. Trade-in programs are a win-win-win for all parties involved—consumers, mobile carriers, OEMs, large retailers, and cable operators—and they help protect the environment.

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Q2 2022 Mobile Trade-in and Upgrade Industry Trends Report

Our Q2 Mobile Trade-in and Upgrade Trends report also shows other promising news for the industry. Despite the increase in the age of devices being traded in, the average trade-in value has increased.

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Mobile Megatrends

The wireless mobile industry is ever-changing. Here are some of the bigger megatrends we see affecting our industry and the mobile device lifecycle.

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Connected Consumers: Help Them Catch up to the Future of Smart Homes

What is the rise in smart home technology? Mobile carriers, cable companies, MSOs, retailers and e-tailers, and OEMs should stay agile to guide connected consumers through their tech dependency in building not just a smart home, but an intelligent one.

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