1. Download our Official Android App: Forums for Android!

Selling Droid to buy the Droid X full retail.. need advice

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Droid2001, Jun 23, 2010.

  1. Droid2001

    Droid2001 Member
    Thread Starter
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    16
    Posts:
    36
    Joined:
    Nov 4, 2009

    Nov 4, 2009
    36
    3
    16
    I plan to ebay or craigslist my droid. Its actually brand new in a box because I got a new one due to my last one being defected. How much can I expect for it and how do I go about it? Id like to sell it now and just use a temp phone.. so whats the logistics of this? Thanks!
     

    Advertisement

  2. MaxxVE

    MaxxVE Well-Known Member
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    36
    Posts:
    110
    Joined:
    Apr 7, 2010

    Apr 7, 2010
    110
    3
    36
    Michigan
    I did the exact same thing. Go to eBay and search the completed listings. That will give you an idea of what it's worth.

    Then choose a point on the high side and include a Best offer option.

    Good luck!
     
  3. ryanc2

    ryanc2 Member
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    16
    Posts:
    49
    Joined:
    Nov 18, 2009

    Nov 18, 2009
    49
    1
    16
    Don't forget to account for ebay's ridiculous sellers fees when determining your net. I'd try on craigslist first.
     
  4. MaxxVE

    MaxxVE Well-Known Member
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    36
    Posts:
    110
    Joined:
    Apr 7, 2010

    Apr 7, 2010
    110
    3
    36
    Michigan
    Definitely. That's why you price it on the high end. Craigslist buyers are usually looking for items pretty cheap. I don't know what type of users are on eBay but I just sold my Incredible for well over $550.
     
  5. MooN

    MooN Well-Known Member
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    36
    Posts:
    147
    Joined:
    Apr 28, 2010

    Apr 28, 2010
    147
    7
    36
    If you purchase a Droid X at full retail, can you also purchase the Asurion insurance for it through Verizon? Do all the same rules apply? Like the year warranty thing?
     
  6. MaxxVE

    MaxxVE Well-Known Member
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    36
    Posts:
    110
    Joined:
    Apr 7, 2010

    Apr 7, 2010
    110
    3
    36
    Michigan
    You sure can!
     
  7. damstr

    damstr Android Enthusiast
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    38
    Posts:
    408
    Joined:
    Feb 9, 2010

    Feb 9, 2010
    408
    18
    38
    I would certainly hope so. Haha
     
  8. 09lexus

    09lexus Well-Known Member
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    16
    Posts:
    84
    Joined:
    May 13, 2010

    May 13, 2010
    84
    6
    16
    id put it on ebay, craigslist gets too much spam got to watch for scams..

    i put my tour on CraigsList to sell when i got my DINC and i got all sorts of emails saying they want to offer me 100$ more than i wanted and would pay for shipping overseas and they wanted all my info like name and address etc, it was a joke yea right im not that dumb to fall for one of those scams. one of them claimed it was for their son who was ambassodor in africa. so just keep your head on straight when selling it. if its too good to be true then it is. and plus i trust pay pal and ebay more than craigslist
     
  9. 09lexus

    09lexus Well-Known Member
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    16
    Posts:
    84
    Joined:
    May 13, 2010

    May 13, 2010
    84
    6
    16
    yes wether you buy a phone with a contract or full retail you can get insurance you have all the same rules for warranty 1 year to cover parts and labor defects.
     

Share This Page

Loading...