To help reduce electronic waste, several manufacturers offer alternatives to the non-sustainable cell phone. Phones made by the company SHIFT can be repaired in a few steps, even by lay people. Replacement parts can be purchased online. This extends the life of the devices and saves rare mineral resources. So far, such niche products have hardly been able to hold their own in the face of major electronics companies.


  • Title: Smartphone SHIFT5me
  • Date: 2019
  • Physical Dimensions: H 142 mm x W 71 mm x D 9 mm
  • Type: Smartphone
  • Rights: © SDTB / Photo: C. Kirchner
  • Manufacturer: SHIFT GmbH
  • Manufactured in: Falkenberg, Germany

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