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Infographic: How Long Do People Keep Most of Their Electronic Devices?

Date Published:  June 21st, 2022Date Updated:  October 10, 2022

We all love an upgrade. Whether it’s being bumped up to first class on a flight or unboxing the latest piece of tech, getting the latest and greatest is fun. But how often are we replacing our tech? Should you try to hack planned obsolescence and make it last longer? Let’s find out.

While these are the habits of the average consumer, your plan could look totally different. You might upgrade your phone every year or you might hold onto your device until you can’t do any more system updates. But no matter what your habits are, you’ll need reliable internet to get you there.

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Marie Flanagan

Marie Flanagan

Marie Flanagan is a contributing writer for EarthLink. She’s a life-long Atlantan with a passion for SaaS, IoT, AI, fintech, and everything technology. Her ideal offline situation is volunteering in STEM education for girls or on her front porch with a book.

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