Best place to donate old cell phones

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  1. Sevenshot

    Sevenshot Active Member

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    I have a couple very old phones (iPhone 4s, Samsung S3, and some older Samsung with a full keyboard). I remember Verizon used to have a box for the Hopeline Project, but I called the store near me and they said they no longer collect them. I saw I could recycle them at the Lowes near me as well. What do you guys do with your old phones?
     
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  2. Majicmike

    Majicmike Overweight lover Benefactor

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    Take them to Walmart and put them in the phone buy back machine. Never used but I’ve always been wondering how they work
     
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  3. Schattenreiter

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    Easy. You drop your old phones in. It gives you a few pennies on the dollar of what you paid for them. Two weeks later you get an envelope in the mail with some of your old pictures asking if you would like to buy them back for a reasonable fee. Lol
     
  4. Trevillian

    Trevillian Trigger Trash Charter Member Supporting Member

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    I didnt know this was a thing?

    Doubt itll be worth money but at least I can recycle my drawer of old tech.
     
  5. Schattenreiter

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    Depends on how many pictures you got and what kind. See post above yours. Lol
     
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    Oneofsix low speed, high drag Charter Member Supporting Member

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    I would have to wipe the phone, then take some new ones to really give them something to look at!
    Off topic, so I had to keep my response clean, lol.

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  7. Majicmike

    Majicmike Overweight lover Benefactor

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    Got a 8plus you can donate to me:D
     
  8. Schattenreiter

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    Will two 4's work????
     
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  9. Burt Gummer

    Burt Gummer They call me, nubby Staff Member Benefactor Charter Life Member

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    He’s used to playing with 4
     
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  10. Schattenreiter

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    :eek:
     
  11. hp468

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    I wear my old ones in belt holsters along with my newest phone..

    Street cred man, everyone knows the more cell phones you wear the more important you are.
     
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  12. Trevillian

    Trevillian Trigger Trash Charter Member Supporting Member

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    I have all the pics. But none of a useful kind:cool::eek::p
     
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  14. Ikarus1

    Ikarus1 Avtomat Krishna-kov

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    most of my pics on my phone are firearm related or screenshots. The good pics stay offline lol
     
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    Catfish E Pluribus Mendacium Charter Member Supporting Member

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    So you want to sail your sell phones?
     
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