Sell cellphones in the UK

Author Alex Zhang 21.2.2019. | 18:32

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‘Home is where the heart is, but today, Phone is where the heart is’. Cellphones have become an essential part of day-to-day’s life. There is an increase in the number of cellphone users in the country when compared to the last few years. Cellphones play a vital role in communicating with people and to reach any message instantly to their people. Technological growth of the country can directly affect the economic growth of the country. Cellphone sale can be part of the economic growth of the country UK.

Highest rated cellphone networks in the UK

Cellphones have become one of the basic needs of life. In this world of constant connectivity, the quality and speed of the chosen network should be perfect. To make the best usage of cellphones, networks are important. There are many mobile networks in the UK. Some of the best and highest rated cellphone networks in the UK are EE, Vodafone, O2, Three, GiffGaff, Sky Mobile, Tesco Mobile, BT Mobile, Virgin Mobile, and Talk Talk.

The performance of networks can be evaluated in many ways like sim-only offers, network coverage, downloading speed, its customers’ satisfaction, and the service’s price. UK mobile penetration level is 92 percent.

For travelers, the UK provides various sim plans, which consumers can adopt for their daily uses. It provides three options such as international plan with a cellphone, renting of cellphones and purchasing unlocked cellphone and sim card that works in another country. The country offers cellphones of the brands Samsung, iPhone, and Huawei.

Development of 4G and 5G network in the UK

In the UK, first generation networks were introduced in back 1980’s- they were analog and only carried voice. In ’90s 2G phones launched and they were digital, introducing new features like text messages and picture messages. People of early days could use only 2G and 3G speeds for their mobile phones. In 3G mobile phones, video-calling and mobile data were added. The advancement in the network industry has brought up the speed from 3G to 4G and 5G. In later years, people of the country saw 4G. This network and phones were designed to support mobile internet and higher speeds for activities like video streaming and gaming. Again networks are changing and 5G is set to land soon.

transformation to 5G network

5G in short for ‘Fifth Generation Mobile Networks’. As per the government’s 5G strategy and statements from network operators, 5G may arrive in users in late 2019 or 2020 in the UK. There are 50.31 million cellphone users in the country.

4G or 5G?

5G networks are the next generation of mobile internet connectivity, offering faster speeds and more reliable connections on smartphones and other devices. 5G will provide extreme speed, better battery life, better connectivity low latency than 4G. Top-end 4G networks, known variously as 4G+, LTE-A or 4.5G can deliver peak download speeds of 300 Mbit/s. By comparison, 5G promises to offer speeds in excess of 1Gb/s (1000Mbit/s).

UK’s e-commerce happened via cellphones

Cellphones are acting as a connecting bridge between products and consumers. People of the country were not facilitated with online shopping of electronic gadgets as there was no network development in the early days. The usage of cell phones has made it easier to buy the desired things. As per the findings, November 2015 to January 2019, 51 percent of UK online retail sales took place using cellphones. This is a significant increase in the 45 percent share recorded in the third quarter of last year. According to Richard Tremellen, the 51 percent UK e-commerce sales that happened via mobile devices is a very significant milestone in the history of the online retail sector of UK.

smart phone technological impact

The country also offers cellphones through online portals and some of its portals include Amazon and Shopify.

The number of active cellphone users is growing rapidly and is estimated to reach 53.96 million individuals by 2022. In the UK, m-commerce also has a significant presence in the retail market. M-commerce sales account for 43.3 percent of all UK retail e-commerce sales. By 2021, purchases made online via cellphones will account for over half of the country’s retail e-commerce market-51.7 percent.

To sum it up

However, the country has best-featured cell phones with it. The people of the country are getting benefited by the cell phones for each and every activity. The statistical growth in the selling of cell phones has revealed that the UK can be the top leading selling country in the world, in upcoming years.

The researches on cellphone usage in the UK reveal that cellphone consumers’ rate is increasing as compared to the previous years. Social media advertising or sponsorship is gaining greater acceptance as it is directly affecting cellphone consumers in the UK.

Author Alex Zhang 21.2.2019. | 18:32
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