Amazon vs. UpTrade

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  • 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.
  • 50+ points inspection of all phones.
  • Only the phones that pass Uptrade's rigorous inspection will be listed.
  • Every phone is listed with Actual Photos and Inspection Notes (not stock photos).
Refurbished products
Warranty 3 months
1 year warranty under Renewed Premium package. New products have the standard 1-year manufacturer warranty.
1 month
Extended Warranty and Phone Insurance available for an extra.
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.
Store pickup
International Shipping true us Ships to United States by default
You can ship US products to your country, tax-free, with My US »
Installment Payments


Payment Methods

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

Visa, Master Card, American Express

Student Discount



Sales tax policy


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Battery Condition Minimum 80% battery life Above 80% capacity
Included Accessories Compatible MFi Certified charger and cable. No headphones. Not included by default. Can be purchased separately.
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.

• Like New: nearly flawless

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

• Good: Display is in excellent condition. Minor normal wear present along the sides and back panel.

Fair Condition (Grade C)


• Fair: Visible scratches across the display, may be visible while screen is on. Some wear is present along the sides and back panel.

Parent Company, Inc UP Trade Technologies, Inc
Headquarters Location usSeattle, WA usAllen/Dallas, TX
Incorporation Year 1994 2018
1-972-833-0136 (10am - 7pm ET Monday to Friday)
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Trustpilot: 3.1 out of 5 | out of
Reseller Ratings: 1.2 out of 5 | out of
Review page on UpTrade | Link
Listing Date on RefurbMe February 2017 November 2020