Apple has a tradition to bring surprises with new gadget. So, it is enhanced to sell old iPad instead of keeping them with you.
Old iPad will help you to add some cash, in procuring a new iPad 3. And it is better to Sell Old iPad, when – iPad 3 Release Date is round the corner. Thus, if you are planning to update yourself with new iPad 3, then, it is the accurate time to vend your Old iPad.How to sell old iPad by maximizing its value?
You are not at all intended for receiving the full amount for your existing iPad. But still, there are several additional methods which can help you in maximizing the value of your old iPad:
Condition: The condition of your iPad must look good. So that it magnetize the eyesight of the new buyer. It is better to dirt free the iPad from dust – before you opt for sale. Furthermore, if you still have any assurance lingering with Apple, then, it is better to replace or repair instantly.
Jailbreak: As far as old iPads are concerned, this option is not so important. But, still there are many people who really look for a Jailbreak iPad. So, it is better to Jailbreak your iPad, and if you are fresh with Jailbreak, then, we advise you to check out the Jailbreak starter’s guide. Here is step by step guide to jailbreak iPad 2.
Format your iPad: It is better to format the device; before you offer your iPad to a new consumer as, we can’t trust anyone and it is possible that she/ he may misuse your data, and put you in a big mess.
Where to Sell Old iPad?
The answer of the question is simple; you can Sell your Old iPad to – friends, colleagues, or through online auctions, or any other way. All the methods have its pro and nuisance. Some of them are as follows:
eBay: When we are taking about online auction – eBay is the only name which comes in my mind. However, there are still some points which we need to remember. Since, eBay charges some amount of money for every auction and it is based on the item – which you are advertising and how much you are advertising? Some points to keep in mind:
Sell your iPad only to a person who has their own Paypal Address (if using).
Show nice photographs, to the new user.
Promote the description/ features of the iPad.
Use speedy delivery services (also include the features in your description).
Write the description content properly. So it can attract other customer.
Several negligible obsessions that you need to keep in mind are – make proper insurance of the product, look at the feedbacks which are written, etc.
Craigslist: Craiglist is something in which – you directly meet needy user and sell the iPad and receive cash. Here also you will have to bit careful and safe:
Never ever put the residential address and personal information on the Ad!
If you keep your personal phone number, then, it is okay! But, at the end it is up to you.
It is easier to put E-mail address.
Meet in some public place and that too in daytime.
It is better to carry a friend.
E-mail scams are high on Craiglist, so be aware with those kind of scams.
Prevention is better than cure. So, if you are using Craiglist, then, it is advisable to bring friends and meet the person at a public place.
Gazelle: The gazelle is another service provider, who sells your old electronic device. Just send the iPad to Gazelle and they will send you the money; as soon as they do proper justice to your iPad. You will have to select the option on which you want to sell – poor, fair, good, and excellent quality and condition of the product. Be honest while you rate on the condition of the product. They will check for the water damages issues, so be honest with them.
Entire process consumes more about a week, and still the product is not sold yet. They will take initiative in selling your product. Payment is done through Paypal.