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Advice Centre

Welcome to the advice centre

Your go-to hub for smartphone advice and tech news


As the longest standing mobile phone recycler, it's fair to say we know our stuff.


We love gadgets, smartphones and all things tech, and we want to share our wealth of knowledge and experience with you in our advice hub.


That’s right, whatever it is you need advice on, our hub is here for all your mobile phone needs.


As well as guidance to help you get the best value for money and the right phone, you’ll also find tricks of the trade and handy tips, such as how to make your battery last longer or what to do when you drop your phone in water.


Got a topic in mind you can’t see below? Or simply want to ask us a question? Get in touch using our contact form.


Best Rated Tablets At Envirofone 2024: Get Euros Ready!

Best Rated Tablets At Envirofone 2024: Get Euros Ready!

by Charlotte Bolton | updated Jun 14, 2024

The Euros are here! And with work, taking care of the kids and general commitments it can be difficult finding the time to all sit around the TV to enjoy the game. ... READ MORE >

iPad Pro and iPad Air 2024 Review

iPad Pro and iPad Air 2024 Review

by Charlotte Bolton | updated May 17, 2024

On May 7th at the ‘Apple Let Loose Event’, the new iPad models the Air and Pro were revealed to Apple fans. ... READ MORE >

MariOMG! That old game gathering dust in your attic could be worth millions

MariOMG! That old game gathering dust in your attic could be worth millions

by Denise Timmis | updated May 16, 2024

If you're a gamer, there's a strong chance you've got old games, consoles and controllers tucked away somewhere. It's definitely worth checking those cupboards and crannies, because gaming has never been so popular. Retro games and gadgets are rocketing in value right now.... READ MORE >

Humane AI Pin Review

Humane AI Pin Review

by Charlotte Bolton | updated Apr 22, 2024

In November 2023, two previous Apple employees revealed their latest project, the Humane AI Pin, a piece of technology that was designed to ‘reimagine the human-technology relationship’.... READ MORE >

Apple’s Problem With Competition…

Apple’s Problem With Competition…

by Charlotte Bolton | updated Apr 12, 2024

Apple are best known for their constant competitive advantage over the rest of the tech industry.... READ MORE >

Cybersecurity Tips for Safer Internet Day

Cybersecurity Tips for Safer Internet Day

by Charlotte Bolton | updated Feb 01, 2024

Did you know that in the UK, 62% of adult internet users and over 80% of children internet users have been potentially harmed by an experience online. ... READ MORE >

Environmental Benefits Of Trading Tech

Environmental Benefits Of Trading Tech

by Charlotte Bolton | updated Jan 03, 2024

We know that when your house becomes cluttered with unused and damaged tech, the first thing we think to do is throw it in the bin immediately. But don’t throw your old tech away, trade it in and get some cash! Now is the best time to earn some extra cash to make your 2024 that much better and recycle tech.... READ MORE >

January Sales: The Best Time to Buy & Sell Old Electronics

January Sales: The Best Time to Buy & Sell Old Electronics

by D'Antoni McNeil | updated Dec 07, 2023

Explore January 2024's tech deals with Envirofone! Buy & sell old electronics sustainably. Save money and reduce environmental impact.... READ MORE >

How To Keep Tech Safe In Winter

How To Keep Tech Safe In Winter

by Charlotte Bolton | updated Nov 09, 2023

Now we have said goodbye to those warm summer evenings, and the eerie atmosphere of Halloween is behind us, it’s time to welcome in the chill of winter as the year comes to an end. ... READ MORE >

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