Ditch the Surplus Mobiles in Favour of Extra SIM Cards

We deal with all sorts of lovely folks in the phone recycling business. Such little chats have led us to estimate you guys hoard millions of handsets rather than getting cash for mobiles through our great trade in service. But it’s not only through lack of use we think you’re building up a collection of handsets. Loads of our private and business clients are frequent…

Ho-Ho-How Much Could You Save?

If that old iPhone 4 is burning a hole in your pocket, or maybe you want to sell Blackberry phones that are no longer in use at your company, we can help! We reckon the average iPhone could net you around £100+. So, what could that old iPhone get you at our partner store, Argos? Two words... Christmas presents! With the festive season well and…

Samsung Sales Trounce Apple

With the sad news of Steve Jobs’ death, Apple has still enjoyed a massive retail surge with the release of the iPhone 4S. But according to Time Magazine’s online arm, Techland, Samsung is still set to beat Apple in the festive quarter smartphone sales race. The figures speak for themselves. July-September Samsung saw shipments blossom by 44%; not bad at all in the run up…

The Lazy Guide to Recycling

Want to sell things on eBay? Oh but wait, that involves taking photos, writing the listing etc. Seems like a lot of effort for a lazy person. Don’t get us wrong, we’re certainly afflicted with the laziness gene here at Mazuma H.Q (why wash your coffee mug when there are shiny clean ones sitting right by the kettle!?) but here are a few reasons to…

I Want to Sell My Blackberry!

Most of us can’t imagine life without our phones, especially if you have a Blackberry, used for so much more than sending texts or receiving and making calls. However, in common with other devices, Blackberry phones quickly become updated as people move on to a newer model. That’s especially true now, as so many retailers allow you to trade in your mobile and get a…

What Happens to Your Handset When You Recycle Mobile Phones?

When you decide ‘It’s time to sell my mobile’, it’s about more than just decluttering your home. Old phones contain potentially toxic substances, and cadmium batteries can pollute the water system and lead, brominated lame retardants and beryllium could all cause harm to the environment if you don’t recycle mobile phones responsibly. So don’t throw your old model out with the garbage! What generally happens…

Get Cash for Phones: Damaged Mobiles

When it comes to getting cash for phones, most phone recycling companies will look at non-functioning models, or at least recycle them. Examples of damage, for which you might have to accept smaller payment, include damaged casing, a pin locked phone or a unit which doesn’t power up properly. If yours has been damaged by water, has a badly cracked or unresponsive screen or is…

Boost Festive Funds with Mazuma Mobile

Ok, so there’s an ulterior motive to today’s blog entry – we want you to trade in your mobile phones so we can fund our campaign for world domination. That’s not really true, although we are the No.1 tablet and mobile phone recycling company in the U.K. We’re not after world domination in the scary totalitarian sense; we just want to carry on providing an…