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T-Mobile USA now lets you trade-in old handsets

Many of us when we get a new cell phone just chuck the old one it replaced in a draw and forget about it. Now there is another option as T-Mobile USA lets you trade-in old handsets for a nice shiny new one.

The company has just announced its new Trade-in Program where consumers can take their unwanted handsets to T-Mobile stores, and then swap them for credits towards a new handset. According to an article by Todd Haselton of BGR, customers can get up to $300 off the price of a new phone.

The old cell phones do need to be working with an undamaged display, and be free from water damage or corrosion. To take advantage of the trade-in offer just head off to your nearest T-Mobile store where you can get a quote for you handset from a representative.

Your handset is then mailed off and you will receive a check from a T-Mobile partner, The Wireless Source. A website has been set up where you can get an instant quote for your handset; it currently offers $250 for a fully functional 16GB iPhone 4.

It is not currently known how long you have to wait for the check to arrive after sending off your old handset.

Written by Gary Johnson

Gary has a background in engineering and passion for motorcycles, gadgets, and home cinema. In his early years, his obsession for Hi-Fi technology would see him creating the perfect setup with a good ear for sound quality. While Gary is keen to write about most topics that PR covers, his love for phones finds him reporting a lot of news about applications for iPhone, Android, and other popular operating systems



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