It is summer and Apple gadget fans around the world are having eyes on the release of the latest Apple’s products. New rumors surrounding the 12th generation iPhones continue to surface on the internet even though we still have no exact idea when we will see these iPhones officially unveiled. This week a new report confirms that the size of a new iPhone, named iPhone X Plus will be biggest than we already have.
However, another new rumour is that the tech giant is also expected to announce new iPads soon. According to the Cupertino Company report, Apple will probably release the 5th generation of its iPad with a redesigned look and some improved and additional features. That means now is the time to consider selling your old iPad before its price awfully goes down.
So, where you should sell your old iPad? Well, there a number of places online that allow to sell your iPad and get some money in return. You can choose any one of them according to your preferences.
If you are in contract with Apple for your iPad, you can simply consider the Apple’s Reuse and Recycling Program to trade-in your old unwanted iPad. You can go to a local Apple Store or visit the official website to trade-in your old iPad. They will ask you some questions about your gadget, from the model, condition, and some other details. If you choose to trade-in with Apple, a gift card will be given to you that can be used towards a purchase from them.
2.Amazon Trade-in Program
If you don’t go for the Apple Trade-in option, another good option is Amazon for you. It is one of the biggest retail stores that offer a trade-in program for upgrading Apple products such as iPhones and iPads. Though it is a quick and safe way to sell your iPad, however, you should keep in mind that you will earn a quite low amount of money in exchange of old iPad as well as you will have to pay shipping charges.
eBay is another popular place if you want to sell your iPad. All you need to do is to post an ad on your device, providing detailed information about your iPad and pictures. You can also give an estimated price so that buyers can make bids easily. No doubt, it is a good way to earn money in exchange for old iPads, however, you should be aware of scamming people who take your gadget off without giving you nothing in return.
Craigslist is one of the traditional platforms for selling iPhones and iPads. Like classified websites, you also need to put an ad on the Craigslist site and the best thing is that you don’t have to pay any fee for it. Buyers will reach out your ad and contact you if they agree on your price. However, be careful while choosing the place to get in touch with a buyer.
If you don’t want to choose any of the above platforms for selling your iPad then you should consider recycling websites. The majority of recycling sites offer good prices for your old or even broken iPads to take them off. All you need to do is to go ahead and look for a reliable recycling site. Then, you will have to search for your iPad by putting its details into the search box. It will give you a quote for your device, if you like, you can confirm the sale. After completing the sale process online, you will have to send your device to the recycling company’s address. Once they receive and examine it, you will get paid via cheque or bank transfer within a week.
How to Prepare Your iPad For Sale?
Don’t forget to do the following things before selling your iPad. These things will make your iPad selling experience profitable and tension-free.
- Check the condition of your iPad. If it has some scratches, marks, damage, or fault, you should fix all issues with the help of a professional repair center. A good-conditioned and fully functional iPad can draw the most money for you.
- Make sure you make a full backup of your iPad to save your photos, videos, contacts, documents and other kinds of sensitive data. Then, you should wipe your device to erase all data and set it as a new one.