June 2014 New Device Roll-up

Wow! June just flew by didn't it? We had some big device releases, Google I/O and a slew of new users looking to sell their various devices. Our device categories grew substantially. Below you'll find all the new devices added to Swappa in June. What a great month! Acer Iconia Tab 8 Wi-Fi Amazon Fire Phone AT&T Asus Port...

Introducing the Boneyard

Introducing the Boneyard, for buying and selling all (other) things mobile, including broken phones, flashed phones, parts and accessories. http://swappa.com/boneyard Swappa's primary marketplace is for buying and selling fully functional, ready to activate mobile devices. The Boneyard is for buying and selling mobile items not eligible...

Swappa Monthly Report: May 2014

The Top 5 The top-selling devices for the month of May on Swappa: Samsung Galaxy S 4 (Verizon) - average sale price: $293 (was $308) Apple iPhone 4 (Verizon) - average sale price: $111 Apple iPhone 5S (AT&T) - average sale price: $482 (was $486) Apple iPhone 5S (Verizon) - average sale price: $542 Nexus 5 (Unlocked) - average sa...

Import eBay Feedback!

One of our most frequently requested features has been opening up the ability to import eBay feedback in to sellers profiles.  As of today, we’re excited to announce we’re enabling that ability for all users!  The process of importing the feedback is extremely simple and is easily found on the edit profile page. Once a user has imported t...

Swappa is Hiring Moderators!

These positions have been filed. Keep an eye out on our Google+ page for future opportunities: https://plus.google.com/+Swappa/posts   Swappa is hiring again! We're looking for two part-time moderators to join our growing team. This is a part-time, work-from-wherever job with modest pay. This is supplemental work or a great opport...

Swappa Monthly Report: April 2014

The Top 5 The top-selling devices for the month of April on Swappa: Samsung Galaxy S 4 (Verizon) - average sale price: $308 (was $346) Nexus 5 (Unlocked) - average sale price: $330 (was $351) Apple iPhone 5S (AT&T) - average sale price: $486 (was $508) Samsung Galaxy S 4 (AT&T) - average sale price: $315 (was $341) Apple iPh...

The Swappa Uploader

How It Works If there's one feature on Swappa that generates the most emails to our help inbox it has to be the image uploader. While it does work just fine for the large majority of users it often times does some seemingly strange things. In an attempt to help you understand it and how it works I will first outline the requirements and limitat...

Swappa Monthly Report: March 2014

This is the March 2014 edition of the Swappa Monthly Report. Without further ado... The Top 5 The top-selling devices for the month of January on Swappa: Samsung Galaxy S 4 (Verizon) - average sale price: $346 (was $356) Apple iPhone 4S (Verizon) - average sale price: $201 (was $206) Nexus 5 (Unlocked) - average sale price: $351 (was $...

Is the Samsung Galaxy Note Pro worth the money?

Samsung has really outdone themselves in sticking to their Galaxy line's mantra "The Next Big Thing" With a gorgeous 12.2 inch display this device will confuse most lay-people who witness you using it in public because, "I didn't know they made iPads that big!" Using the device at first is complete joy, I found myself grinning from ear to ...

Verizon LTE LG G Pad 8.3 wins

When you first pick the device up, before turning it on, you’ll swear it’s no bigger than any 7 inch tablet you’ve used before. Just know that your mind is playing a trick on you, or you’ll be truly surprised when you turn on the tablet and you’re greeted by the gorgeous 8.3 inch, full HD display. I would recommend this device to anyone who e...