Tag Archive: TradeIns


Apple angers Chinese customers with low-ball iPhone trade-ins

Apple’s China trade-in program only went live today, but already it’s on the receiving end of criticism, as would-be sellers are disappointed to find that Apple is offering far less credit than is offered by private third-party buyers. Welcome to…Read more ›

Get ready for used Apple Watch trade-ins

One of the biggest questions surrounding the Apple Watch is how well its value will stand the test of time. Will Apple offer some sort of upgrade program for the opulent 10K Edition model? Will the tech-laden timepiece on your…Read more ›

Apple Stores might accept Android trade-ins soon

Trading up from an Android to iPhone is about to get a lot easier, as Apple plans to incentivize switchers by offering Apple Store credit to customers who bring in their old non-iOS devices for trade. Apple plans to expand…Read more ›

Apple Stores might accept Android trade-ins soon

Trading up from an Android to iPhone is about to get a lot easier, as Apple plans to incentivize switchers by offering Apple Store credit to customers who bring in their old non-iOS devices for trade. Apple plans to expand…Read more ›

iPhone 6 triggers surge of Samsung trade-ins

Tim Cook prophesied that the iPhone 6 would trigger and avalanche of upgrades, but what he may not have expected was the unfathomable amount of Android users who are trading in their Samsung phones to get a grip on Apple’s…Read more ›

GameStop Confirms iOS Device Trade-Ins, Hints At Refurbishing Used Android Tablets Into Their Own Gaming Pad

Brick-and-mortar game retailer GameStop has confirmed rumors that they’re going to start accepting trade-ins of iPhones, iPod Touches and iPads, alongside Android devices. Any Apple device will simply be cleaned up, restored to its factory settings and resold, good as new. But guess what they want to do to the “open” Android devices? Riddle them with their own in-house crapware! Why build a tablet, after all, when you can just  [Read More…]

Amazon Now Accepting iDevice Trade-Ins

Click the image to open in full size. Amazon added a boatload of new electronics to their fledgling Trade-In program, including iPhones, iPads, and iPod Touches. The biggest surprise though, the trade-in value for your used devices doesn’t suck. However, what does suck, is you don’t get cash for your products. Rather, Amazon credits your Amazon account with an Amazon Gift Card. Still, for those looking to purchase goods on Amazon the the proposed  [Read More…]