Shocker: sex addicts, tattooed bikers and stock traders most likely to break their iPhones

Shocker: sex addicts, tattooed bikers and stock traders most likely to break their iPhones
Gadget insurer SquareTrade just came up with their demographics analysis of people most likely to break their iPhones, and some of those are no-brainers. Situated at the very top of the list are stock traders, who are the whopping 40% more likely than the average person to break their iPhone. 

We'd wager to guess Apple's 20% stock price tumble in a month or so had resulted in many an iPhone hurled towards the wall by angry daytraders to skew the results.

Next in line are people with tattoos and motorcycle riders, which are 25% more likely than the typical iPhone owner to damage their phones. Last but not least are people who have sex more than once a week, and who score 15% more chance to break Apple's finest.

Who knew that people who have sex regularly also have iPhone accidents more frequently,” exclaimed the SquareTrade CMO. “We were also surprised to see that stock traders and tattoo aficionados had something in common.

A tattooed stock trader with a Harley in the garage and a hot wife should be the true target market for them OtterBox cases then.

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12 Comments

1. fistigons

Posts: 368; Member since: Feb 11, 2012

Otterbox can stand anything. Even if it is covered in KY Jelly.

2. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4766; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

The sex addicts must be a joke right??? Do they use it as a di(k?? And happens more to those who have it more that once a week? Really? Does iPhone know the difference that it slips out of their hands? Or the motorcycle dudes...what do they do with it? Throttle their choppers with the iPhone??

10. Commentator

Posts: 3722; Member since: Aug 16, 2011

The whole article is a joke. They qualify "sex addicts" as people who have sex at least once a week. So that encompasses what, like every married couple ever? Just PA having some fun with an otherwise extremely boring topic.

3. JeffdaBeat unregistered

I'm a tattooed biker and I've yet to break mine...ever. Gotta keep the tattooed biker state low!

4. SuperAndroidEvo

Posts: 4888; Member since: Apr 15, 2011

lol I know what you mean. Where does PhoneArena.com get these articles from???? +1

7. buccob

Posts: 2946; Member since: Jun 19, 2012

Well Im neither a tattooed or a biker... but I do belong to the 15%

12. rdaex

Posts: 152; Member since: Oct 24, 2012

AND youre black! Thats a triple threat. Disclaimer: I know Jeff, dont call me Racist... Im RaciAL!

5. ibap

Posts: 865; Member since: Sep 09, 2009

This is here for its amusement value, right? Sex more than once a week makes you a sex addict? Gee, could it correlate with youth? And what, Square Trade is asking people with claims how often they have sex? Stock traders? They're dropping them on the trading floor? Sounds like a marketing campaign for OtterBox.

6. andro.

Posts: 1999; Member since: Sep 16, 2011

Possibly because alot of ifans are sex addicts and make regular love to their iphone,siri has been given a provacative voice just for this purpose by Apple lol

11. Commentator

Posts: 3722; Member since: Aug 16, 2011

Eew, Siri's voice is gross. Google Now's voice on the other hand...!

8. McLTE

Posts: 922; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

Apparantly Daniel P isn't getting any.. so anyone having sex more than once a week is a sex addict.. Btw.. A quick google search turned up several sites saying that sex 1-2 times a week is pretty average for a couple. So.. that's now a sex addict? I'm surprised that this report didn't also include the data that if you have a data plan you're more likely to break your iPhone as well.

9. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

Why because they can't watch porn on their iPhone?

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