The New iPads Are Coming! Where You Can Sell Your Old Apple Tablet
Are you ready for yet another Apple announcement? Well, today Apple is expected to unveil new iPads. So it might be a good idea to sell your old iPad. If you wait any longer, your current iPad will lose a lot of its value.
Apple is rumored to unveil the fifth generation of its iPad device with a redesigned look, and the second generation of the iPad mini, which might feature the company’s high-resolution retina display, reports The Los Angeles Times.
One way to get rid of your iPad is through the company’s Reuse and Recycling program to trade-in your old iPad. You can do it online or in-store.
“If you decide to trade-in with Apple, the company will give you a gift card that can be used toward a purchase from one of the company’s retail stores or its website,” reports The Times.
If your 16 GB Wi-Fi-only fourth generation iPad is in perfect condition, you an get as much as $231. A 16 GB Wi-Fi iPad mini, may get you $185.
If you trade in your gadget online, you’ll receive a package so that you can ship in your iPad. Later on, you’ll receive your gift card.
If you want the most value possible for your iPad, you’ll want to trade in your device to GameStop. The video game retailer has a trade-in calculator, will offer customers up to $305 in store credit for the fourth generation 16 GB Wi-Fi iPad. Customers can also choose $242 in cash. GameStop also offers $180 in store credit, or $142 cash, for a 16 GB Wi-Fi iPad mini.
Amazon.com’s trade-in program offers users less in-store credit than GameStop for the fourth generation iPad, but Amazon.com will offer more for the iPad mini. Here, you can get up to $273 for a fourth generation Wi-Fi iPad with 16 GB that’s in perfect condition; a 16 GB Wi-Fi iPad mini in perfect condition will $189.25.
But if you want the most cash the newspapers suggests using the trade-in website Glyde.com. After telling Glyde.com the condition of your device, it suggests a price for the tablet. You can list it at the suggested price or set your own price. Currently, customers who want to sell a mint-condition fourth generation 16 GB Wi-Fi iPad could receive $298.86. A 16 GB Wi-Fi iPad mini could reel in $197.91.
If you wait longer to trade-in, try Gazelle.com. “The electronics website will give you a quote for your gadget, and then let you keep it for up to 30 days. Once you finally send in your device, Gazelle.com will pay you the price that it originally quoted you,” reports The Times. Gazelle.com is quoting $260 for a fourth generation 16 GB Wi-Fi iPad and $180 for a 16 GB Wi-Fi iPad mini right now.