Subject: Re: Apple cuts $50 off price for replacment phone batteries,sheepishly offers apology
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From: PeterN <"peter,newdelete"@deleteverizon.net>
Newsgroups: rec.photo.digital
Subject: Re: Apple cuts $50 off price for replacment phone batteries,
sheepishly offers apology
Date: Mon, 1 Jan 2018 14:33:10 -0500
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On 1/1/2018 2:15 PM, nospam wrote:
> In article<p2du8111gv1@news6.newsguy.com>, PeterN
> <"peter,newdelete"@deleteverizon.net> wrote:
> 
>>> most people get a new phone in 2 years, so the battery will outlast the
>>> useful life of the phone.
>>
>> Cite please.
> 
> <http://www.businessinsider.com/how-long-people-wait-to-upgrade-phon...
> hart-2017-3>
>    According to a recent report from the analyst firm Kantar Worldpanel,
>    American users held onto their smartphones for an average of 22.7
>    months before upgrading in 2016, up by nearly two months from 2014.
>    The difference is just as big in many major European markets.
> 
> and a nice pretty graph:
> <http://static2.businessinsider.com/image/58b898a2be967306018b45dd-1...
> 

Average is not equal to most. The only reason I got a new phone is that 
I wanted a larger screen, and am just starting to learn some of the 
photo apps..

-- 
PeterN