Think you know all about mobile phones? Think again!
You may think you know all there is to know about mobile devices but you may be surprised at some very interesting (and sometimes humorous) statistics about them. From how power is drained or how they become damaged, you’ll find a few fascinating tidbits from our list of icons below.
Over 69% of mobile users have been left with a dead battery whilst out and about.
84% of people surveyed admitted they couldn’t last a single day without their mobile phone.
The average person in the UK unlocks their mobile phone 110 times a day.
The number of UK mobile subscriptions increased to over 89.9 million at the end of 2014.
More than 78% of UK mobile users admitted they never switch their mobile devices off.
Games are the No 1 factor for draining phone batteries due to their graphic engines.
4G network subscriptions increased to over 23.6 million subscribers towards the end of Q4 2014.
Due to a recent study there are now more mobile phones in the world than there are toilets.
More than a 100,000 mobile phones are dropped down the toilet every year in the UK.
In Finland mobile phone throwing is actual sport and has become very popular amongst locals.