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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.


iPhone 13 Pro Max vs Samsung S22 Ultra: What’s the difference?

iPhone 13 Pro Max vs Samsung S22 Ultra: What’s the difference?

by Denise Timmis | updated Jul 04, 2022

Looking to buy a high-quality handset? You’re in the right place. The iPhone 13 Pro Max and Samsung S22 Ultra are two heavyweights in the smartphone division, offering superb cameras, speedy processing, and fantastic features. But who is the undisputed champion?... READ MORE >

It's time to get serious about upcycling e-waste

It's time to get serious about upcycling e-waste

by Denise Timmis | updated Jun 24, 2022

Did you know that 55 million unused mobiles gather dust in drawers and cupboards across the UK? It’s true. Find out more about why we should be upcycling and how we can help you. ... READ MORE >

iPhone 12 Pro Max vs Samsung S21 Ultra: What’s the difference?

iPhone 12 Pro Max vs Samsung S21 Ultra: What’s the difference?

by Denise Timmis | updated Jun 15, 2022

Unsure whether to pick Apple or Android? We’re here to help. We’ll give you our two pennies’ worth on the iPhone 12 Pro Max v Samsung S21 Ultra debate - discussing everything from displays and cameras to processing power and water protection... READ MORE >

iPhone 12 vs iPhone 12 Pro: What’s the difference?

iPhone 12 vs iPhone 12 Pro: What’s the difference?

by Denise Timmis | updated Jun 10, 2022

Debating whether an iPhone 12 ticks your boxes? Not sure if you’re ready to go Pro? Well, don’t worry, as we’ve created a handy guide comparing the key differences between the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro... READ MORE >

iPhone 12 vs Samsung S21: What’s the difference?

iPhone 12 vs Samsung S21: What’s the difference?

by Denise Timmis | updated Jun 10, 2022

Are you considering switching from Apple to Android? Unsure which phones provide better value for money? We’re here to help. We’ll give you our two cents on the iPhone 12 v Samsung S21 debate—covering everything from processing power to camera quality.... READ MORE >

iOS 16 Revealed

iOS 16 Revealed

by Nathan Lockwood | updated Jun 07, 2022

Apple’s next iOS has finally been revealed. But what can we expect? We have looked into the new iOS 16 and the various additions that it will bring.... READ MORE >

iPhone 13 vs iPhone SE 2020: What’s the difference?

iPhone 13 vs iPhone SE 2020: What’s the difference?

by Denise Timmis | updated May 31, 2022

Pocket-sized screen or superior battery life? Affordability or camera capability? These are the big questions when weighing up the iPhone SE and iPhone 13. But before you decide, you’ll want to know the facts.... READ MORE >

iPhone 12 Mini vs iPhone 13 Mini: What’s the difference?

iPhone 12 Mini vs iPhone 13 Mini: What’s the difference?

by Denise Timmis | updated May 26, 2022

Curious whether the 13 Mini is worth the extra cash? We hear you. That’s why we’ve created an article that will hopefully shed some light on the key differences between the iPhone 12 Mini and iPhone 13 Mini... READ MORE >

iPhone 12 Pro vs iPhone 13 Pro: What’s the Difference?

iPhone 12 Pro vs iPhone 13 Pro: What’s the Difference?

by Denise Timmis | updated May 26, 2022

Scratching your head over which iPhone Pro to pick? Unsure whether the 13 Pro is worthy of its price tag? If so, fear not. This article will take you through the key differences between the iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro... READ MORE >

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