Gadget Insurance

Press release date: 24th September 2014  


iPhone Ownership on the Rise as New iPhone 6/ 6 Plus Launches

More people are switching to to cover their iPhones as the realisation sets in that their mobile providers are proving too expensive.

As displayed in the below table, if looking to cover an iPhone 6 and you use, you will make a saving of €6.00 per month compared to Three , €5.00 per month compared to Meteor & €4.00 per month compared to Vodafone.

iPhone 6 Cover Inc. Loss   

Price Per Month







€13.99 has also recently commissioned a survey with Behaviour & Attitudes. It found that 70% of people in Ireland currently own an iPhone or Smartphone. Ownership is highest is Dublin with 80% owning an iPhone or Smartphone versus 63% in Munster. Another significant point of interest is that, iPhone/ Smartphone ownership is not mainly confined to younger age demographics with 74% of 35-54 years olds owning either an iPhone or Smartphone.

Based on the above ownership statistics, the highly anticipated iPhone 6 is sure to generate huge appeal in Ireland when it launches in stores this Friday, 26th of September. Many will look to trade their old iPhone for the newer, more costly version. With the cost of replacing or repairing the new iPhone 6 likely to be significantly high, it makes sense to insure it. is now offering iPhone 6 cover from €7.99 per month. Our cover includes protection against theft, accidental & water damage with additional loss cover available.

Managing Director Ciarán Mulligan says “With the cost of repairing or replacing the new iPhone 6 likely to be significantly high, we are delighted to be able to offer peace of mind to their owners. The new iPhone 6 is likely to be one of the most significant purchases of year for many people so it makes sense to have it insured. At, we are passionate about providing our customers with great value and a first class service.”


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For further information please contact Ciarán Mulligan @ This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / 0818 484 484