Smartphone Facts: Theft, Loss & Damage (INFOGRAPHIC)
If you were to ask most people on the street to choose one item they owned that they couldn’t live without, you can almost guarantee that the majority of people would say ‘my mobile phone’. The evolution of the mobile phone has moved so fast since the brick days of the Nineties to the super-tech smartphones of the Apple iPhone and the Blackberry.
There is so much choice on the market now, and it’s only going to continue to grow, which makes it more exciting for the customer. But the cost of these phones and how much they are worth is making people who own these amazing gadgets targets for thieves.This, on top of general loss and damage, contributes to an estimated cost of $30 billion worth of smartphones every year.
You could buy your own country with that amount of lost phones! It is so important to look after your phone these days, because it costs so much to replace your smartphone if you don’t have mobile phone insurance. Keep an eye out for thieves, keep your phone close by, and get covered so you don’t have to pay out!