Pros & Cons of buying used phones.
What you need to know:
Cheap, affordable price. Big savings between 20% – 50% compared to retail prices.
No contracts. Used phones are sold without contract and without any commitment.
Going green – less used phones on the streets.
Used condition – visible marks, fades possible.
Battery life. Since the battery is also used it may not perform as stated by the manufacturer’s specification.
Due to the condition, its not recommended to buy it as a gift.
Missing manufacturer warranty.
Lack of knowledge about the history of the phone. Although the phone looks great on the outside, you may not know if the phone has suffered water damage before you got it.