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iPhone 5? Here are the best uses for your old iPhone.

Here are 11 good ideas for an 'obsolete' iPhone:

2. Give your iPhone to a deserving family member or friend

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Phil Schiller, senior vice president of worldwide marketing at Apple Inc, speaks about iPhone 5 pricing during Apple Inc.'s iPhone media event in San Francisco, Calif., Sept. 12, 2012.

Your smartphone likely still has some spark left in it, why not let someone else enjoy it? Replace your mother's steadfast, 12-year-old Nokia 3310 with the (almost) state of the art. Bestow on that perpetually-phoneless friend a glass-and-metal slab that will make them feel like they've just joined the future. Or, better yet, give it to your kids so that your new iPhone won't keep disappearing. 

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