Top 10 phone trade-ins: The most lucrative smartphone swaps!

Top 10 trade-ins: The most lucrative smartphone swaps!
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Apple and Samsung are currently the most lucrative phone brands when it comes to trade-in value, according to a new report by British retailer CEX.

The Samsung Galaxy S8 64GB in Midnight Black and the Apple iPhone 7 32GB in black – perhaps the two best camera phones on the market in their prime – are the two phones that will get you the most bang for your buck (or should that be buck for your bang?) should you trade them in, worth £142 and £112 respectively.

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James Artaius

The editor of Digital Camera World, James has 21 years experience as a journalist and started working in the photographic industry in 2014 (as an assistant to Damian McGillicuddy, who succeeded David Bailey as Principal Photographer for Olympus). In this time he shot for clients like Aston Martin Racing, Elinchrom and L'Oréal, in addition to shooting campaigns and product testing for Olympus, and providing training for professionals. This has led him to being a go-to expert for camera and lens reviews, photo and lighting tutorials, as well as industry news, rumors and analysis for publications like Digital Camera MagazinePhotoPlus: The Canon MagazineN-Photo: The Nikon MagazineDigital Photographer and Professional Imagemaker, as well as hosting workshops and talks at The Photography Show. He also serves as a judge for the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest. An Olympus and Canon shooter, he has a wealth of knowledge on cameras of all makes – and a fondness for vintage lenses and instant cameras.