1. Check the battery condition
So when you are shopping around for a used cellphone in Kelowna make sure you check the condition of the battery. Most devices will have an option in the menu that tell you the life of the battery. Used Apple iPhones for sure have this in the setting menu.
For Samsung devices just follow the directions in this link.
It will run a diagnostics on the phone including the battery which is a great feature.
Kelowna Used Phones always recommends making sure the used unlocked Apple iPhone or Samsung Smartphone seems to be operating the way it should. Do some testing with device and check all the functions are working before handing over any money.
2. Check for any visable liquid/corrosion damage
A quick check you can do when buying that used cellphone in Kelowna is look for any obvious liquid damage or corrosion on the device. The easiest part to check is the charging port. If the charging port looks green inside of it, its usually a sign of corrosion and likely exposed to some liquid at one point., Now most newer devices claim they are water resistant, however we have seen many devices that been liquided damaged inside with component damages. When purchasing a used cellphone most people are selling a device that works but how do you really know? This is why you may spend a little more purchasing a used phone for us with peace of mind that it works, has warranty and you can come back for technical support.
3. Asking the right questions.
These are things you can ask the person you are buying the phone from.