Back Market vs. Glyde
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Glyde do not offer accidental damage protection, but, you can add a 1 or 2 year accidental damage protection plan from TessaB Protect when you purchase your phone.
No restocking fees
All phones can be returned if the diagnostic tests fail when the buyer receives the phone
Free shipping to 48 contiguous United States
Glyde offers USPS ground shipping for free (1-5 days). Or buyers can upgrade to USPS Priority Mail for a charge which takes 1-3 days.
|International Shipping|| Ships to United States by default
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|Battery Condition||Above 80% capacity|
|Included Accessories||Both OEM and compatible available depending on seller||Listings include handset only|
|Excellent Condition (Grade A)|
• Excellent: Appearance is Like new. The body may have very light micro-scratches, invisible at a distance of 8 inches (a bit longer than a standard sized pencil) or more. For products with screens, the screen will have no scratches. Durability scores are high, and chances of encountering technical issues are very small.
• Pre-Owned Premium: Fully functional. No chips or cracks on the phone screen (and back of the phone if the back is made of glass). If there are any scratches or scuffs, they are barely noticeable.
|Good Condition (Grade B)|
• Good: Light signs of wear. The body may have light micro-scratches, invisible at a distance of 20 inches (about an arm’s length) or more. For products with screens, the screen will have no scratches. Durability scores are above average, and chances of encountering technical issues are small.
• Pre-Owned Plus: Fully functional. Light scratches and/or scuffs, but no cracks or chips on the phone screen (and back of the phone if the back is made of glass).
|Fair Condition (Grade C)|
• Fair: Have signs of wear. The body may have a few visible scratches and dents that do not affect performance. For products with screens, the screen may have light scratches, invisible when the screen is on. Durability scores are average, and still correspond with the quality levels required by Back Market's quality charter.
• Pre-Owned Economy: Fully functional. Noticeable scratches and/or scuffs, but no cracks or chips on the phone screen (and back of the phone if the back is made of glass).
|Parent Company||Back Market, Inc.||TessaB|
|Headquarters Location||Brooklyn, NY||Florham Park, NJ|
1-888-300-5711 (9am - 5pm ET Monday to Friday)
Review page on Back Market | Link
|Listing Date on RefurbMe||July 2018||January 1970|