Have an old iPhone 8 and you want to know where to sell it?

The iPhone 8 was launched back in 2017 and while that’s not long ago, it is understandable that you would like to switch to a newer version, so you are now wondering, where to sell my iPhone 8? Let us give you the short answer first, and then we will explain how it works.

The iPhone 8 was discontinued, but this year Apple started selling refurbished iPhone 8 models, at a starting price of $339. But you are not interested in buying a new iPhone 8, you would like to get rid of your old one, so let’s see what options are at your disposal.


Can I sell it directly to an interested buyer

We will assume that your iPhone 8 is in a relatively good condition, seen as it is less than three years old. There might be a few people interested in buying an old phone that is still functional, especially an iPhone. You can of course try to sell it directly to the potential buyer, that is if you manage to find a potential buyer. You can try to advertise it locally or ask your friends if they are interested know someone who is interested.

This involves talking to a lot of people, but there’s always social media, they are your friend when you want to sell something. This might seem like the simplest and the easiest option. But finding someone who will be interested and meet your price expectations might not be as simple. Firstly, people who buy old and used phones usually try to buy them for a very low price, pretty much next to nothing. So if you’re hoping to get a decent price, you might look at some other options. Not to mention that there’s also the issue of payment that you need to take into consideration.

Namely, if the buyer is going to pay you in cash, the two of you need to live nearby, or one of you or both should be ready to travel in order to complete the transaction. If it’s going to be a bank transfer or a credit card payment, the issue of security emerges – how can you be certain that he or she will pay and how can the buyer be certain that you will send him or her the phone. Perhaps this is not the best answer to the question where to sell my iPhone 8, so let us present you with another option.


Sell it at Gizmogo

Maybe you guessed our proposal, but yes, we are talking about Gizmogo. You can sell your iPhone 8 right here and the process is quite fast and simple. You will just need to select the model that you wish to sell and then answer a few questions, i.e. make a few clicks. Give us the name of your carrier, the capacity of your phone, it’s condition and in the case when the phone is an iPhone, we would also like to know if the Apple ID is locked or not. Once we get the details we will give you a quote and then once you send us your device you will get your money within 24 hours.

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Frequently Asked Questions

If your device is not listed, place your order as an Unknown Device. Please review our list of accepted electronics to ensure your device falls into one of the classifications. Following our fee-free shipping, we will evaluate your device and send you a quote. If you choose not to sell, your device will be returned to you free of charge!

Yes! We accept a vast amount of different electronic devices regardless of condition. To find out how much your damaged device is worth, locate your device on our website, select your model, and indicate the condition to receive an instant quote. If it has any value, we will compensate you accordingly. Otherwise, we would recycle it responsibly for you

There are a few reasons why the quoted payment can change following our evaluation:

  • You did not accurately select the condition of the device (most common).
  • The device has defects that are not indicated on your order.
  • You chose the wrong device or device model when completing your order.

Our customer service team is happy to answer any additional questions about changes to your quote

Our grading standard is different from what people usually would think. Our professional technicians base their evaluation on the quality of factors such as the

  • Screen
  • Frame
  • Backside
  • USB Charging Port

It is common for people to believe their phone is ‘like new,’ only to have a slightly different definition of the term compared to the industry standards.

If you don’t see your device on our list, email us at support@gizmogo.com for your free quote. Include the device brand, model, and serial number in your message. We will have our technician deliver an estimate within 24 hours.

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