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Trustworthy business for second hand laptop?

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Trustworthy business for second hand laptop?

Postby binky11 » Oct 16th, 2017, 8:44 pm

Always nice to get a referral. I am not in the know of any places that sell used laptops, although I know they are out there. As with most of these kind of businesses, I am sure some have good names, and well, others maybe not so good. Any referrals for me?
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Re: Trustworthy business for second hand laptop?

Postby GordonH » Oct 16th, 2017, 9:03 pm

I believe a number of computer retailers do sell refurbished computers, I suspect with any used item it will be hit & or miss.
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Re: Trustworthy business for second hand laptop?

Postby binky11 » Oct 16th, 2017, 9:40 pm

GordonH wrote:I believe a number of computer retailers do sell refurbished computers, I suspect with any used item it will be hit & or miss.


Especially with electronics, yes. That's why I was hoping maybe some one out there has great experiences with one that they could highly recommend. Or PM me with any they wouldn't.
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Re: Trustworthy business for second hand laptop?

Postby Even Steven » Oct 16th, 2017, 9:52 pm

You'll be surprised how cheap laptops have become. You can pick up a very good model with warranty and have a headache free experience for less than $500. A used laptop wouldn't be that much cheaper and you'll be playing a lottery with what you get.
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Re: Trustworthy business for second hand laptop?

Postby Dizzy1 » Oct 18th, 2017, 10:39 pm

I'd check out Best Buy - lots of refurbished computers, most are manufacturer certified as pre-owned and come with warranty.

I bought my MacBook used, brand new keyboard, battery and drive - not a scratch on it, came with full manufacturers warranty and I saved $500 over new - have never had an issue with it.
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