July 3, 2019 | justin | Leave a comment Planning to Replace Church Technology   00:00 / 21:01 1X No matter what size church you are, or how many TV’s, computers, and printers you have, you need to be planning to replace church technology. 8×8 can provide your church or business with a quality phone system within your budget needs!! Use my affiliate link to get a free quote today and help me feed my kids. I’ve included links to the average lifespan of some items below: TV’s last 7-10 years (https://www.reviewed.com/televisions/features/how-long-should-a-tv-last) Computers (Mac or PC) last about 4-5 years (https://www.bustle.com/p/when-is-it-time-to-buy-a-new-computer-these-are-the-tell-tale-signs-you-need-to-say-goodbye-6457626) Interestingly, hard drives tend to fail after about 3-5 years. So sometimes you can get by with a simple hard drive replacement. Projectors last about 7-10 years, but you’ll replace bulbs more frequently (https://smallbusiness.chron.com/lifetime-projector-72221.html) Networking Equipment lasts about 5+ years (https://info.hummingbirdnetworks.com/blog/how-often-should-i-replace-my-networking-devices) A/V Equipment probably lasts about 5-7 years depending on the use case. NEWS AND NOTES You might really want to stay away from Huawei products… Reuters reports that Huawei employees worked with Chinese military employees on research projects.