How to sell used electronics to pay for your new devices?

Are you someone who enjoys having the newest technology in hand and spends a of money on electronics? While getting the latest gadgets is a privilege that not everyone can afford, it is natural to assume that you would like to have the hottest electronics at home at all times.

If you are like most of us and have several gadgets at home for work and play purposes, you probably have a hoard of electronics sitting around gathering dust.

Maybe you didn’t realize that you can use your old devices to pay for new ones.


Why people don’t often sell their old electronics?

Too much effort: A common misconception is that selling electronics takes too much time.

Do not know where to start: For some people, the beginning can be the most difficult part. People who have never sold used electronics will find it difficult to begin, because it is new territory for them.

The fear of making less: For some, the fear of making less pushes them from selling their used electronics. But isn’t something better than nothing?

Overall, several inhibitions discourage people from making the sale. Here is a quick guide on things that you can do to improve your chances of making a better sale and getting more money for your used electronics.

What electronics can you sell online?

Hypothetically, you can sell almost any electronic device on the internet. But there is sometimes an expiration date based on the product model.

When you sell your used electronics the buyer may use the product, or sell it forward, or even disassemble it for parts. Whatever method they choose, your device will serve a purpose, and its life will increase.

Note: in most cases you can sell electronics in working condition, damaged or even brand new products.

Where to sell used electronics?

When selling on Gizmogo, the products range from phones, kindles, headphones, gaming consoles, smartwatches, laptops, iPods, Speakers, and much more. Visit the website to learn about all the products you can sell.

So, now that you are clear about all the things you can sell from your house, you should begin collecting all the used electronics you would like to sell.

As a general rule of thumb, you should get rid of things that you have not used in the last six months, apart from the ones that have only seasonal use.

At Gizmogo, it is easy to navigate to the electronics you plan to sell, then answer some questions about that product to get a rough estimate of the price you can fetch for the product. Our model is the best for people who would like to avoid the hassle of dealing with multiple people to make one sale.

We will even buy damaged or broken electronics because we will reuse and recycle the parts.

While selling with us ensures that you do not have to worry about dealing with people, it also gives you a better overall sale price. Moreover, our initiative of planting a tree for every sale we make will provide the chance to contribute to saving our planet as well.

Other places to sell used electronics?

Your other options include selling your electronics on websites like eBay, Amazon, Facebook Marketplace, and other such venues. However, most of them charge you for every sale.

Your best option for selling used electronics depends on the time you have to spend making the sale and the product you are selling.


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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 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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