Don't Be Fooled When You Shop For New Cell Phones. When You Buy The Latest Mobile Phone, Make Sure It?s Really New.
So you?re thinking of buying the latest mobile phone and your friend says ?Why not get a used cell phone? It?s cheaper and just as good!? Now that isn?t quite accurate. It may be true that you can get a fairly new second-hand cell phone at a cheaper price, but the question remains, why would you want to?
In the past, new cell phones used to be much more expensive and it was probably better to get a used mobile phone because of the price. But these days, it?s quite different. New cell phones are more reasonably priced and they come with great cell phone plans that you don't want to miss out on. Obviously, you won?t be able to enjoy these offers when you buy a used phone.
It?s also true that you can still get some of the latest mobile phones when you buy them second-hand. But why would you want to buy a reconditioned phone? It may look like a new cell phone but you wouldn?t know if it has ever been broken or if any of its parts have been removed or replaced. If you?re shopping for the newest cell phones in the market, then you might as well get a brand new phone. The only reason you might want to get a used phone is because the mobile phone model that you?re interested in is either out-of-date or out of stock.
Honestly, if you?re looking to buy a new cell phone, then you might as well head to the store and get the latest mobile phone on offer. At the very least, you know that it?s new out of the box, and there is a negligible risk of your new cell phone breaking down for no apparent reason.
This article was posted on September 28, 2005