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Loophole35
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Default How old is your mobile phone? - 04-29-2017, 12:37 | posts: 8,151 | Location: FLA,USA

I'm still on my 6+ so it's about 2 and a half years old. Would still be on my HTC M8 had it not become possessed.

Curious to se how long fellow Gurus are keeping theirs.
   
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Default 04-29-2017, 13:05 | posts: 13,041 | Location: Scotland

Note 3, had it since I bought it here 2 years ago, no intention to upgrade at any point unless I break it or something

sim only contracts, very liberating
   
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Default 04-29-2017, 13:09 | posts: 989

LG P760. From 2012. Works fine.
   
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Default 04-29-2017, 13:21 | posts: 1,875 | Location: Portugal

Samsung A5 2017. Its new, will last me 2/3 years hopefully.
   
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Default 04-29-2017, 13:23 | posts: 4,281 | Location: Cheshire, England

Bought my Nexus 6 in December 2015 and still works great, although it's now EOL for OS updates, so anymore will be done unofficially.

Can't say I'm tempted to buy anything else.
   
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Default 04-29-2017, 13:44 | posts: 17,538 | Location: 127.0.0.1

S7 - Aug 2016
   
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Default 04-29-2017, 14:22 | posts: 690 | Location: Finland

Samsung S4 Mini. It's now more than 3 years old. It's annoyingly slow, the battery is nearly dead, and of course it hasn't got updates for ages.
   
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Default 04-29-2017, 14:33 | posts: 17,538 | Location: 127.0.0.1

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Samsung S4 Mini. It's now more than 3 years old. It's annoyingly slow, the battery is nearly dead, and of course it hasn't got updates for ages.
Get a custom ROM flashed from XDA, no doubt much more updated and a lot less bloat / quicker than stock
   
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Default 04-29-2017, 17:34 | posts: 138

Motorola Droid X Aug 2010. On my 3rd screen and 2nd battery.
   
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Default 04-29-2017, 17:37 | posts: 2,736 | Location: Ibaraki, Japan

iPhone6Plus, using for 2 years and 6 months now. Working fine so far.

It's my 1st iPhone, and I think snatched the best I could. HD resolution with nice specs.
Hope to keep it for at least 3 more years. Costly thing better work back its price.


   
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Default 04-29-2017, 17:58 | posts: 2,867 | Location: far,far from home

Nokia Lumia 730 from end of 2014.


   
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Default 04-29-2017, 18:15 | posts: 135

Galaxy S4 Qualcomm variant from 2013. Still has a decent display(FHD1080P) for these days standards, better than a good bunch of brand new phones.
Running Super WizCyan custom ROM. Manages to reach 44K points on Antutu.
   
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Default 04-29-2017, 18:47 | posts: 6,761

Lumia 640, still holding up quite nicely.
   
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Default 04-29-2017, 18:55 | posts: 66 | Location: UK

iphone 5 when it was yea.
   
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Default 04-29-2017, 22:42 | posts: 170 | Location: sweden

Nokia 1208, nov 2009
I'm not into smartphones yet
   
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Dch48
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Default 04-29-2017, 22:47 | posts: 1,802 | Location: Upstate NY

Microsoft Lumia 640 here and I'll use it until it dies.
   
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Default 04-30-2017, 01:05 | posts: 73 | Location: Indiana

Galaxy E5 however old that is.
   
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Default 04-30-2017, 01:53 | posts: 658 | Location: Argentina

iPhone 6 16gb, I bought it a few monts ago from an old man in a MINT condition like 9.9/10. The guys seems to be really careful.
Really happy with the device i hope it last a couple of years
   
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Default 04-30-2017, 14:38 | posts: 12,290 | Location: Solar System, Earth, Med, Cyprus

Almost 2 years. I'm basically always waiting for things to start falling off before i get something else.
My tablet is 5 years old, dslr is even older, and i even reviewed my computer case here in guru3d yeeeears back.
   
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Default 04-30-2017, 20:28 | posts: 5 | Location: Spain

Samsung Galaxy S4 with Optimized LineageOS 14.1
   
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Default 04-30-2017, 21:26 | posts: 1,303 | Location: England

Xperia Z3 (2014) before then I owned all the Nexus devices.
   
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Default 04-30-2017, 22:08 | posts: 660 | Location: North Kilt Town

Nexus 4. I got it on sale in fall of 2013 when they were trying to clear them out as the Nexus 5 launched. It's on its way out however...
   
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Default 04-30-2017, 22:37 | posts: 9,983

Galaxy S3 (I9300) International, it was released in May 2012 so it's 5 years old in a few days, although I didn't get mine until August 2013. It's really struggling now though (1GB Ram and poor battery).

I also use an Xperia U which was release Feb 2012, I don't remember when I got it but it must have been about a year before my S3.

I'm using the Xperia U at the moment as the S3 battery life is ruined, it has 512mb ram so it's unusable for anything other than calls/texts/whatsapp, I can't use Chrome or do any web browsing it's pretty awful. I've just ordered a new phone though.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 (SD) Global Edition w/ Band 20, it should come in a few weeks.
   
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Default 05-01-2017, 05:16 | posts: 1,326 | Location: New Zealand

My s5 was 2.5 years old and still in perfect working condition but felt like a new toy so bought an s8 last Friday and wow what a difference.
   
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Default 05-01-2017, 08:11 | posts: 2,323 | Location: Dominican Republic

around 4
   
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