Android Wear 5.0 update first look

We've been expecting a Lollipop update on our Android wear devices since early this week, Wednesday night it started rolling out to some folks and my personal Moto 360 was updated midday Thursday! The update brings supposed stability and battery life enhancements along with some new features like theater mode and sunlight mode. Take a quick look...

Motorola DROID Turbo taste test

Have you been shopping on Swappa for a shiny DROID Turbo, but not yet entirely sure whether it's the right phone for you? We at Swappa want you to be able to buy with confidence! And let's not forget: When it comes to the boot sequences, does the Turbo live up to its name? You decide. Check out listings for the DROID Turbo

Verizon Samsung Galaxy Note 4 taste test

Are you interested in grabbing a Verizon Galaxy Note 4? We've got your Galaxy Note 4 taste test! Check out the boot up and power down sequences on the device below, it helps to envision yourself holding the device while watching. Oooh, so nice! If you liked that, you going to love this next video: If you weren't supposed to jud...

How to log out of Swappa.com on your smartphone

If you've contacted support after accidentally logging into Swappa using the wrong account, we probably advised you to log out and log back in with the account you originally used to buy or sell. If you're having trouble figuring out how to logout of the Swappa mobile view, follow the guide below: If you're having trouble with logging out o...

Holiday Tips for Shopping With Swappa

It's the Best Time of the Year The holidays are among us. Break out the colorful decorations, ugly Christmas sweaters, and eggnog. It's the time for giving and mobile tech is on the top of Santa's list. Below are a few things to keep in mind when buying and selling on Swappa during the holidays: Buyers Sellers have two full business days t...

DROID Turbo vs Galaxy Note 4 Boot Speeds

To the many Verizon customers who find yourselves deciding between the DROID Turbo and the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 this season, Swappa wants to provide you, not only with a means to get rid of your old phone and purchase the device you're looking for, but also help you make the decision for which device is the best fit for you. Here are a couple o...

Swappa Monthly Report: November 2014

The Top 5 The top-selling devices for the month of November on Swappa: LG Nexus 5 (Unlocked) average sale price: $284 Apple iPhone 5S (Verizon) average sale price: $392 Samsung Galaxy S 4 (Verizon) average sale price: $233 Apple iPhone 5S (AT&T) average sale price: $356 Apple iPhone 6 (Verizon) Average sale price: $688 The Go...

Swappa is Hiring a Web Developer

Swappa is a growing marketplace for buying and selling mobile devices: http://swappa.com/ Swappa is hiring a Remote Web Developer to join our small development team. The right candidate will be an effective developer with good communication skills and experience with Python, Django, jQuery, and preferably Bootstrap. This position will begin a...

Veteran's Day

I, myself, am a Veteran. So when I was asked to write this post for Swappa I spent quite a bit of time thinking about what kind of grand words I could write. Then it dawned on me that straight and to the point, mission completion, is the military way to do things. So here it is: To every soldier out there who seeks to defend, or who has alrea...

Swappa Monthly Report: October 2014

The Top 5 The top-selling devices for the month of October on Swappa: Apple iPhone 5S (Verizon) average sale price: $392 LG Nexus 5 (Unlocked) average sale price: $284 Apple iPhone 5S (AT&T) average sale price: $356 OnePlus One (Unlocked) average sale price: $369 Apple iPhone 5 (Verizon) average sale price: $253 You can defin...