1. simplylaurakb's Avatar
    Hi, all - Our new iPhone 6ís should be showing up today, so I need to sell our 5S's. Mine is no problem - I have a flawless 64gb gold 5S that I will have AT&T unlock before I try to sell it on Craigslist. The problem is my husband's phone. He has a 32gb space gray 5S that is also flawless...except for a tiny (maybe 3mm?) crack on one corner of his screen. Suggestions?? Would it make sense to try to get his screen replaced before trying to sell it? If so, what's the cheapest way to do that? Or should I just price it low, be totally upfront, and try to sell it as is on Craigslist? Thoughts?
    09-19-2014 05:02 AM
  2. bxnextel86's Avatar
    Selling an iPhone 5S with a cracked screen - suggestions?-imageuploadedbyimore-forums1411124932.340655.jpg

    I believe apple with exchange it for free.
    09-19-2014 06:09 AM
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    I believe apple with exchange it for free.
    Really?? I just looked at Apple.com, and it said that accidental damage isn't covered. We don't have AppleCare on it (we will have it for our iPhone 6ís!) , so replacing the screen is ridiculously expensive, as far as I can tell.
    09-19-2014 09:30 AM
  4. baconbits's Avatar
    eBay. I received $250 for a significantly cracked screen just last week. Selling an iPhone 5S with a cracked screen - suggestions?-_57.jpg
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    09-19-2014 09:45 AM
  5. Stephen Dickson's Avatar
    I would sell it with the broken screen, believe me - you'd be surprised at how easy it takes some people to whip on a new one for so little so they don't mind buying..
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    09-19-2014 09:54 AM
  6. WadeHM's Avatar
    You can sell as is, just be upfront and show a close photo of the damage. I have one with a cracked screen and people are always asking if I want to sell it. They assume I want a new one. Well, I do, but I'm not eligible for an upgrade until June next year.

    Sent from my iPhone via bicycle courier.
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    09-20-2014 01:55 AM

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