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Fairphone unveils waste-neutral, 5G smartphone

Thursday 30 September 2021 | 13:46 CET | News
Fairphone has unveiled its Fairphone 4 modular smartphone, the first electronic waste-neutral mobile phone on the market. The smartphone supports 5G and will come with a five-year warranty. The phone sports the company's trademark modular design and aims to save resources and reduce emissions. Its shell is wrapped in 100 percent recycled material, against the Fairphone 3's 40 percent and comes with more fairly sources materials, to 14 from 8, including gold, aluminum and tin. At Deutsche Telekom, a partner of Fairphone, customers on the operator's green network will pay EUR 1 for the cheaper

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Companies: Fairphone
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