O2 wants manufacturers to stop packaging chargers with their phones

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Well it seems that mobile provider O2 wants phone manufacturers to stop bundling chargers with their phones.
Their reasoning is that it will cut down on the size of packaging & thus more phones will fit into shipments.
This obviously won’t cut down on actual packaging because there then will be extra packaging for the chargers.
I guess they are assuming that most ppl stick to purchasing the same brand of device?

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Even if you do buy the same brand of device its always great to have an extra charger around incase the other one craps out. I can’t count how many charges I’ve went through but it’s been many.

I think it’s a terrible idea & because of the statements I’ve made it seems to me like a total cash grab.
What do you think, would you like if devices started selling without a charger & if you needed one you have to pay extra?

ANDROID IS THE FUTURE

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Posted on January 18, 2013, in Accessories and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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