Trade-in / Buy

Are you ready for an upgrade?

At Vancouver Laptop we offer a Trade-In / Buy service which allows you to swap your laptop for cash or an upgrade to a newer laptop or model. After you Trade-In or Sell your laptop, you can then either collect a cash amount or swap it for a newer model and walk away with your preferred choice.

Why Trade-In or Sell?

It’s good for your laptop. When you Trade-In or Sell your laptop and buy a newer one, you give your old friend the opportunity of second life.

It’s good for the environment. Your old laptop contain many salvageable metals and components, so don’t dump them in a landfill.

It’s good for your bottom line. Trading-In or Sell your gently used laptop earns you credit towards your new purchase and even saves you money.

Trade-In Process:
  • Bring your laptop in to your nearest Vancouver Laptop store
  • We’ll run a quick diagnostic and visual inspection, and offer you an immediate trade-in quote
  • Should you accept, you can take a cash, or use your Trade-In value and upgrade to another laptop
What can I Trade-In or Sell?

We are only able to accept PC & Apple Laptops.

How much do I get for my laptop?

The age, condition and the original accessories included will affect the Trade-In / Buy value of your laptop. Vancouver Laptop uses our proprietary technology to evaluate your laptop and provide a competitive offer based on the aforementioned factors.

What do I need to include with my laptop?

Please include any accessories and packaging that came with the laptop. Missing accessories may impact the Trade-In / Buy value offered. Please also note that to accept your laptop for your Trade-In / Buy, it must have a visible serial number. The serial number should not be removed, scratched off or manipulated in any way. You are responsible for removing any data from your laptop before providing the laptop to us. Under no circumstances shall Vancouver Laptop be liable for any loss of any data or media from laptops delivered to us for Trade-In / Buy.

How do you assess the condition of my laptop?

GOOD – The laptop is fully functional with no technical problems and is in like new condition.
FAIR – The laptop is fully functional with no technical problems, and only a few scratches due normal use. Laptop screen has no scratches or burned out pixels.
POOR – The laptop has one or more of these issues: Minor functional damage or laptop failure that can be easily repaired; and more than normal visible wear and tear, including cracks, dents, scratches, dirt, user-added stickers and other signs of use.
NOT WORKING – The laptop has one or more of these issues: It has functional damage or laptop failure that affects its ability to perform its function or impairs its use and cannot be easily repaired; it has water damage or damage from other fluids. Laptop failing in this condition will have NO Trade-In / Buy value and will not qualify for this program.

Reduce E-Waste With Electronic Recycling

It’s time to ditch the old laptop. You need more power, hate the wretched battery life, or just want to take advantage of all the features of the newest operating system. Don’t trash old laptop, it should be properly recycled. Caution: even if you plan on just recycling your old laptop, make sure to effectively wipe clean all your data or we wipe data for you. We follow strict data destruction procedures to ensure that all data is completely removed from each device. If your device can’t be wiped, the data storage components will be destroyed, and the waste materials recycled.

Benefits of recycling

Recycling unwanted electrical products is better for the environment. Lead and other toxins contained in electrical goods can cause soil and water contamination. This can have a very harmful effect on the natural habitat, wildlife and also human health. When situated near populated areas these toxins can cause problems to communities as their water and soil is polluted. Many of the electrical items that we throw away can be repaired or recycled. Recycling items helps to save natural resources and also reduces the environmental and health risks associated with sending waste electrical goods to landfill.

Trade-In / Buy Service Conditions

Vancouver Laptop reserves the right to refuse any Trade-In / Buy for any reason. You must be at least 18 years of age with a valid government-issued photo ID. Vancouver Laptop is required by law to collect and record additional information as necessary. The information collected by Vancouver Laptop during Trade-In / Buy transaction may be communicated to law enforcement authorities for law enforcement purposes. The laptop must be in good working condition and have an intact serial number. Not all laptops are eligible for Trade-In / Buy. The condition of laptop and accessories may affect the estimate. Trade-In / Buy value may depend on our evaluation of number of factors, including condition, laptop age and specifications, resale value, etc. Trade-In / Buy estimates are subject to change and therefore they are only valid at time of estimate inquiry. You are responsible for removing any DATA from your laptop before providing the laptop for evaluation. You will be required to sign agreement in store. Trade-In / Buy transactions are irreversible after issuance of the Vancouver Laptop.