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Trade in your Apple iPhone 4S or iPhone 4 toward an Apple iPhone 5 through Sunday at Best Buy

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Trade in your Apple iPhone 4S or iPhone 4 toward an Apple iPhone 5 through Sunday at Best Buy
You might remember the deal that Best Buy had a few weeks ago. At that time, you could trade in your working Apple iPhone 4 or Apple iPhone 4S and get a gift card for $150. Thanks to a $50 discount, that turned out to be exactly the price of the 16GB Apple iPhone 5 at the big box retailer. Essentially, you were trading in your Apple iPhone 4 or Apple iPhone 4S for the Apple iPhone 5. As you can imagine, Best Buy stores were inundated with people willing to part with their old iPhone for the latest model. We took a trip to a Best Buy store to see how the sale was doing and there was a 2 hour wait at the time.

Best Buy has a new deal that runs from now through Sunday, and this time only the iPhone 4S will bring you enough in trade for a free Apple iPhone 5 (before taxes). Bring in a working iPhone 4S and receive a $200 Best Buy gift card which you can use immediately toward the purchase of a 16GB Apple iPhone 5 for $199.99 with a signed 2-year pact. Trade in your Apple iPhone 4 in working condition and receive a $100 Best Buy gift card that you can use toward an Apple iPhone 5 purchase. The deal is good through Sunday.

Perhaps the previous offer was too successful which might explain why this time around Apple iPhone 4 owners are getting a gift card valued at $100 instead of $150. Additionally, the price of the 16GB Apple iPhone 5 is now priced at $199.99 with a signed two-year contract instead of the $149.99 it was tagged at back in June.

Now through Sunday, Best Buy will give you a $200 gift card for a working Apple iPhone 4S and a $100 gift card for the Apple iPhone 4

Now through Sunday, Best Buy will give you a $200 gift card for a working Apple iPhone 4S and a $100 gift card for the Apple iPhone 4


Thanks Suzanne F.

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posted on 17 Aug 2013, 00:56

1. keylimejelly (banned) (Posts: 22; Member since: 16 Aug 2013)


i really want to trade in my Lumia 920
any such offers??
please bestbuy

posted on 17 Aug 2013, 10:03

2. thachlel (Posts: 61; Member since: 20 Apr 2012)


Well I'd pay for a good used 4s a $150 lmao

posted on 17 Aug 2013, 15:22

3. PotDragon (banned) (Posts: 214; Member since: 22 Jul 2011)


Do people really still buy a 3g phone in 2013? Should get a discount on your data plan for using such a slow device. It really pleases me to picture the hordes of fools squinting at a tiny screen waiting on a 3g download from YouTube on a device with no RAM. In 2013!!!! Hahahahaha

posted on 17 Aug 2013, 16:06

4. Leo_MC (Posts: 394; Member since: 02 Dec 2011)


3G in some countryes has speeds up to 42mbps while "4G" users in US can only dream of such speeds.

posted on 17 Aug 2013, 16:10

5. Leo_MC (Posts: 394; Member since: 02 Dec 2011)


An used 4S on ebay worth 3-400$.
Aren't Best Buy clients a bit dumb?

posted on 17 Aug 2013, 19:53

6. joey_sfb (Posts: 1973; Member since: 29 Mar 2012)


Lol let me know if there someone that willing to pay $400 for an iPhone 4s. I could buy a iPhone 5 for around that price.

posted on 18 Aug 2013, 12:33

8. Leo_MC (Posts: 394; Member since: 02 Dec 2011)


A 4S new is about 500 euro (a 4 new is around 350 euro) so I think there are tons of people willing to pay half of that for an used 4S.
I could also get a 5 with 300 euro but: it was stolen, had scratches, no waranty left, carrier locked.

posted on 18 Aug 2013, 19:06

9. joey_sfb (Posts: 1973; Member since: 29 Mar 2012)


I like to buy and sell Apple product especially when Apple was hot. I ordered 2 units of Apple iPad 2 from Apple online store and sell it for a profit when it launch because all the retail store would be out of stock, same with iPad 3.

With iPad 4 i check there is no demand so i stop doing it, my friend did but they can't turn a profit because Apple retail is fully stocked.

Apple product demand has declined to a point that its no longer profitable to do so and my friends agrees.

The second market price also depend on Apple product appeal and that has declined as well. To me it only worth the price if you can sell it to someone and not the hearsay market price.

posted on 17 Aug 2013, 20:48

7. quakan (Posts: 1079; Member since: 02 Mar 2011)


Tempting offer, but I think I'll wait until September.

posted on 19 Aug 2013, 01:39

10. smacsteve (Posts: 30; Member since: 16 May 2012)


Why anyone would buy an iPhone at BB with this lousy offer when Target Mobile is offering the iPhone 5 for $149 and doing the same $100 trade-in value for a iPhone 4 and $200 for the 4S AND still giving you a $25 coupon credit on top of that is beyond me! Stay far away from BS/BB and run to your Target for a truly phenomenal deal!

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