Epic Thanksgiving Giveaway: MSI GeForce RTX 3080 GAMING X TRIO!

Apple opens eBay store to trial sell refurbished products

Apple has eBay store, using it to sell refurbished products.

@tracehagan
Published Mon, Nov 19 2012 8:32 PM CST   |   Updated Tue, Nov 3 2020 12:26 PM CST

Interested in buying an Apple-refurbished product? Well, you can now do just that on eBay. Previously to buy an Apple product that had been factory refurbished, you had to go onto Apple's online store. A store on eBay is now selling these same exact products, at the same exact price, with everything being identical.

Apple opens eBay store to trial sell refurbished products | TweakTown.com

The store on eBay has no way to trace it back to Apple--its corporate info is hidden and there is no contact info. However, 9to5mac is reporting that they have learned that this store is, in fact, owned and run by Apple. It's essentially an Apple Store on eBay, but it only sells the refurbished products.

The biggest tell-tale sign is that the prices are exactly the same. That, combined with all of the extras offered with the product, really tell the story. However, 9to5mac says that not a single person at eBay would go on the record confirming that this is a store owned and run by Apple.

NEWS SOURCE:9to5mac.com

Trace is a starving college student studying Computer Science. He has a love of the English language and an addiction for new technology and speculation. When he's not writing, studying, or going to class, he can be found on the soccer pitch, both playing and coaching, or on the mountain snowboarding.

Newsletter Subscription

Related Tags

Newsletter Subscription
Latest News
View More News
Latest Reviews
View More Reviews
Latest Articles
View More Articles