Amazon vs. Adorama

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Summary
  • Selling both new and certified Amazon Renewed Products
  • Includes Amazon Warehouse deals
  • Most products are eligible for Amazon Prime
  • Amazon Renewed are inspected and tested by qualified suppliers to work and look like new, and are backed for 1 year by the Amazon Renewed Guarantee.
  • More than a camera store, Adorama is a one stop destination to help you capture, enjoy and share life’s moments
  • Great deals on new Apple products offers
Warranty 3 months
1 year warranty under Renewed Premium package. New products have the standard 1-year manufacturer warranty.
1 year
Openboxes and Used product have 90-day warranty
Return Policy 1 month
Amazon Renewed products can be returned within 90 days of receipt of shipment, and qualify for free return shipping. If your return is not the result of an Amazon error, or defective, Amazon will not refund the original shipping fees. Products sold by third-party sellers, follow the standard 30-day Amazon return policy.
1 month
Shipping Free
Free shipping for orders over $25. Most of the products are eligible for Amazon Prime.
Free
Orders must be greater than $49 to qualify, and must be shipping within the *contiguous 48 U.S. states*.
Store pickup
International Shipping true
Installment Payments

true

Payment Methods

VISA, MasterCard, Amex, Dinners Club, Discover, JCB, Union Pay, US based personal checking account

VISA, MasterCard, Amex, Discover, Paypal, Apple Pay, Adorama Edge Credit Card, FlexShopper

Sales tax policy
Battery Condition Minimum 80% battery life
Included Accessories Compatible MFi Certified charger and cable. No headphones.
Excellent Condition (Grade A)

• Renewed Premium: Products are shipped and sold by Amazon and have been certified to work and look like new. They have an increased battery life (min 90% battery capacity) and come with an Amazon-branded box and generic accessories which are in brand new condition. Renewed Premium products are not Apple certified but come with a one-year full satisfaction guarantee.

N/A

Good Condition (Grade B)

• Renewed: Product works and looks like new. Backed by the 90-day Amazon Renewed Guarantee. Product will have a battery which exceeds 80% capacity relative to new

N/A

Parent Company Amazon.com, Inc Adorama Camera, Inc
Headquarters Location usSeattle, WA usNew York, NY
Incorporation Year 1994 1974
Support
Social Media
Reviews
B+ rating (Accredited in 1996)
Better Business Bureau | Report
Trustpilot: 3.2 out of 5 | out of
Reseller Ratings: 1.19 out of 5 | out of
Review page on Adorama | Link
A rating (Accredited in 1992)
Better Business Bureau | Report
Trustpilot: 3.5 out of 5 | out of
Reseller Ratings: 2.04 out of 5 | out of
Listing Date on RefurbMe February 2017 September 2020