Amazon vs. Renewed Macs
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1 year warranty under Renewed Premium package. New products have the standard 1-year manufacturer warranty.
12 Month Limited Warranty from the date of purchase from RenewedMacs.com that covers hardware defects and failures when used normally in accordance with Apple's published guidelines.
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.
For items past 30 days, there is a minimum 20% restocking fee, and items can only be returned at our discretion. Items ordered in error will incur a restocking fee, and we will not refund any shipping charges. The restock fee for returned items is typically 10-30%
Free shipping for orders over $25. Most of the products are eligible for Amazon Prime.
Shipments are processed within 1 business day. All orders ship free via FedEx Ground. If you wish to have expedited shipping, RenewedMacs offer both FedEx 2-day and FedEx Overnight. All items over $500 require a signature upon delivery.
|International Shipping||true|| Ships to United States by default
You can ship US products to your country, tax-free, with My US »
Possible with Affirm starting at 0% APR
VISA, MasterCard, Amex, Dinners Club, Discover, JCB, Union Pay, US based personal checking account
Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, PayPal, Affirm
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|Battery Condition||Minimum 80% battery life||Above 75% capacity|
|Included Accessories||Compatible MFi Certified charger and cable. No headphones.||OEM Charger Included with every order|
|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.
• Excellent: Light scratches and scuffs on the body
|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
|Fair Condition (Grade C)|
• Fair: Heavy scratches and scuffs. Medium dents or dings on the body.
|Parent Company||Amazon.com, Inc||SellYourMac.com|
|Headquarters Location||Seattle, WA||Cincinnati, OH|
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 Renewed Macs | Link
|Listing Date on RefurbMe||February 2017||April 2020|