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Huawei Mate 20 Pro - Vodafone Trade In Online

2: Seeker

Given the recent coverage of Huawei and their plight under the ridiculous Trump order I decided to see how much my phone is worth on the Vodafone Online Trade In............ A big fat £0 that's what!  I am appalled as Vodafone want me to pay £470 to upgrade my contract early or wait until Aug 2020 for the pleasure of doing it free.  I haven't checked other companies offering a trade in but I think it is quite poor of Vodafone to not allow customers to do a free upgrade.  Under the Trump order come August our phones won't be able to benefit from the latest Android OS and possibly other updates.  Whilst this is not a Vodafone issue I think as a Telecoms company they should offer their customer base the option to upgrade free or for a very small fee.  I may think twice renewing with Vodafone if they don't offer a good will gesture soon.

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17: Community Champion

It's more of a Trade argument going off with America and China by the looks of it


Huawei phones will still get security updates albeit maybe a bit slower than usual.


Yes its possible the current Huawei phones won't get Android Q.


The new Huawei phones may not have YouTube and gmail and a few others on them as they require a licence from Google.


And they'll possibly have open source android / Huawei's own Os on them.


Or things will change again and things will revert to how they were - maybe !


You could sell the phone privately and use the funds to help purchase a different phone @HapticBuzzer 



Current Phone > Samsung Note 10+ 5G _256Gb > Model: SM-N976B.

Samsung One Ui 2.1  / Android 10.


Samsung Gear s3 Frontier Watch.

Samsung Galaxy Buds.

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2: Seeker

Me and my partner are in the same Boat. I have been questioning vodaphone about this since Feb 2019. 


Can't wait for our contracts are up!! We are off!! Been with them for 26 years!! No more!! 

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