POSTED: Thursday, March 7, 2013 - 4:30pm
UPDATED: Thursday, March 7, 2013 - 4:34pm
Baton Rouge, La (NBC33) — The residents of two major cities in Louisiana have major issues with a common problem: dropping their cellphones.
According to a survey done by Gazelle, America’s top trade-in website for high-end consumer electronics, both New Orleans and Baton Rouge rank it their Top 10 list for broken trade-ins.
The phones were deemed damaged if they were water-damaged, dented or cracked.
New Orleans came in second place, with 21.12 percent of phones traded in being considered damaged. Baton Rouge came in eighth place, with 18.44 of damaged trade-ins .
Out of the Top 10 list, six of the cities were from the Southern U.S.