The stage of a phone in its life cycle as reported on PepperTech’s page of phone specifications.
The life cycle of a phone has five distinct phases.
Not even formally confirmed for market release or yet officially publicised. You’ll see that we report on rumours of impending phone releases with much enthusiasm. If you have a juicy tale to tell us,
Officially announced but not yet stocked in stores or on the internet. It might, however, be possible to pre-order it. Our Phone Specifications page contains the announcement date.
then formally cancelled after being initially publicised. Rarely occurs.
4 . AVAILABLE
New items in production are available in shops and online. Although accessibility may differ by region.
Commonly available online as used items that are no longer being produced.