Swappa Monthly Report: November 2013

This post is a little overdue, but something we want to start doing every month to show what's going on the land of Swappa. So without further ado, here is our first Swappa Monthly Report for November 2013. Top-selling devices for the last 30 days: Nexus 4 (Unlocked) - average sale price: $219 Nexus 5 (Unlocked) - average sale price: $4...

Factory Data Reset your Android Device Before Sale

Before you sell your Android device on Swappa you'll want to ensure you do a Factory Data Reset and remove Google's Device Protections from the device. A Factory Data Reset should be done on all Android devices before you ship. And if your device is running Lollipop (Android 5.1) or later you’ll also need to ensure you remove Google’s Device pr...

What is a "Rooted" Android Device?

Oh Android, how we love thee. Riddled with endless customization,  tons of apps, and a sea of possibilities. However, in such a vast array of capabilities lies many questions. One common question that many have when it comes their Android device is about rooting. Rooting an Android device is one of the most crucial necessities for an Android...

Second Screen Is The Next Generation Of Gaming

This new generation of PC games and Microsoft and Sony consoles are promising to turn your mobile devices in to an integral part of your video games experience. Are you prepared to take the enemy head on? Did you know that it matters what phone or tablet you plan on using? If you are only looking to keep up on your trophies or achievement...

Hey you guys! We made a blog.

Welcome to the official Swappa blog. This will be the new home for news, content, and updates from the Swappa team. We have several exciting things brewing for future. posts. Here's a sneak peak: Meet the Team - Get close and personal with team Swappa. Swappa Protips - This will be filled full of tips, tricks, and advise for buying an...