Keeping up with the latest technology is something that the younger generations like to do, but when you are older, for most people this is not a priority when it comes to choosing a new mobile phone that is right for you.
This is not to say that modern technology doesn’t have its place – there are many features on the newer phone models that could actually be a great help to you, so how do you go about making the decision on which phone is best suited to your needs?
One of the first things that you can do is make a list of the things that you love about your old phone, as well as the things that you are not so keen on. Have a think about what you would ideally have. This then helps you to get a good idea of the sort of thing that you are looking for before you go out shopping for it.
Have a look at a wide range of phones in real life. Go to local phone shops like Vodafone Dundalk kingcommunications.ie/vodafone-stores-near-me/dundalk/ where you will be able to get to see the phones that are on offer and speak to staff there who will be able to answer questions that you might have about mobile phones.
As well as the phone itself, compare the various tariffs and contracts that are available, and work out what is the best value for you and your needs.