Magic Mike, Swappa Edition

It's sometimes easy to forget that there are real people that run your favorite sites. Swappa is all about people. Buyers and sellers, like you, and the device enthusiasts who keep the lights on (so to speak). We thought you might like to meet a few of those folks. Ya know, see where the magic happens. A lot of our magic happens in Austin...

We're Hiring: FT Android Developer - US Only

Swappa is hiring a FT Android Developer Swappa is looking for a full-time, US-based, remote Android developer to join our growing technical team as we continue to strengthen our mobile presence. You should be a skilled and experienced native Android developer with proven experience (need an app in the Play Store). Responsibilities Aside...

Swappa Month in Review: September 2015

Apple Dominates the Top 5 The top-selling devices for the month September on Swappa [drum roll please]: Apple iPhone 6 (Verizon) average sale price: $473 Apple iPhone 6 (AT&T) average sale price: $458 Apple iPhone 5s (Verizon) average sale price: $286 Apple iPhone 5S (AT&T) average sale price: $269 Apple iPhone 6 (Unlocked) ...

We're Hiring: Graphic Design

Swappa, a growing marketplace for buying and selling gently used smartphones and tablets, is hiring a Graphic Designer to join our Kansas City-based team. This role will work closely with the marketing, sales, and development teams, many of whom work remotely. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, have a great attitude, and above all a pas...

Swappa Monthly Report: July 2015

The Top 5 The top-selling devices for the month of July on Swappa: Apple iPhone 6 (Verizon) average sale price: $563 Apple iPhone 5S (Verizon) average sale price: $314 Apple iPhone 5 (Verizon) average sale price: $196 Apple iPhone 5S (AT&T) average sale price: $305 Apple iPhone 6 (AT&T) average sale price: $542 Swappa's t...

Swappa Price app for Android: What's your device worth?

The Swappa Price app answers the question: what is my device worth? We've found that a huge portion of the smartphone-owning public does not realize their used device has significant value after a year or two of use. The result is that people are willing to part with their old smartphones and accept a wholesale or carrier offer that is drastically lower than the market price when they upgrade.

Swappa Monthly Report: June 2015

The Top 5 The top-selling devices for the month of June on Swappa: Apple iPhone 6 (Verizon) average sale price: $572 Apple iPhone 5S (Verizon) average sale price: $320 Apple iPhone 5 (Verizon) average sale price: $196 Apple iPhone 5S (AT&T) average sale price: $303 Samsung Galaxy S 4 (Verizon) average sale price: $167 Swappa'...