Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a question? Select one of the FAQ categories below and find your answer. If you still need more information, contact us by calling 01482 427770 or email hello@rapidphonebuyer.co.uk.



FAQs about Apple Iphones


FAQs about Apple Iphone 6

FAQs about Apple Iphone 6 plus

FAQs about Apple Iphone 6s

FAQs about Apple Iphone 6s plus

FAQs about Apple Iphone 7

FAQs about Apple Iphone 7 plus

FAQs about Apple Iphone 8

FAQs about Apple Iphone 8 plus

FAQs about Apple Iphone X

FAQs about Apple Iphone XS



Can I sell my phones if they are broken?

Yes, as long as they are not water damaged and are repairable.


Do you buy old mobile phones, the UK which do not turn on?

Yes, as long as they are not water damaged and are repairable.


Are you a phone seller as well?

Yes, but we only wholesale them to wholesalers.


Do you recycle mobile phones which can’t be repaired?

No, we do not buy them phones which are beyond economical repair buy can recycle them free for you.

Can I sell non-working phones?

Yes, as long as they are not water damaged and are repairable.


Can I sell my iWatch To Rapid Phone Buyer?

Currently, we are only buying mobile phones and tablets.


What happens if you get money for your phone and is not the same as quoted?

You can always request your phone back if you do not accept the revised quote.


Can I trade in phones for cash which are broken and have personal data in them?

Yes, but they should not have any passwords on them. You can click here to find out how to delete your data and reset it.


Can Rapid Phone Buyer sell my phone?

Maybe, if you have a business account open with our sales team.


Can I still sell the old iPhone 4?

No, we are not buying mobile phones not supported by their manufacturers.


Can I sell my old phone, the UK Which is manufactured by an unknown company?

We only buy known brands. Please check our website and the brands we buy.


Can I sell my mobile phone for cash today?

Yes and you will get paid as soon as we receive your mobile phone and it gets tested.


Can I sell a Samsung s3 with a dead battery?

Yes, as long as a new battery can turn it on and it's not beyond economical repair damage.


Can I sell my iPhone x in bulk which are brand new phones?

Yes, we buy mobile phones in bulk from companies.


Can I sell mobile after comparison?

Yes, you should always compare companies with a high level of consumer satisfaction.


Want to sell my phone, but do not know how to delete data from the mobile phone. Can you help?

Check our Data Deletion Tool


Does your company have any mobile phones for sale?

We only deal with wholesalers.


Can I sell an old iPhone not supported by Apple?

We do not by Apple phones not supported by Apple anymore for instance if you want to sell your iPhone 4 we won't be able to provide any assistance.


Is selling a mobile which was found legal?

Yes, you should be the legal owner of a mobile phone to sell it.


Can I sell a water damaged iPhone?

No, we do not buy water damaged mobile phones.


Is selling Samsung galaxy s4 with a broken screen still possible?

Yes, as long as they are not water damaged and are repairable.


Can I sell mobile for cash without deleting any data from my mobile phone?

Yes, as long as they are not water damaged and are repairable.


Is selling my old phone possible without a battery?

Yes, as long as they are not water damaged and are repairable.


Can I sell mobile phone after comparison with other companies?

Yes, we recommend that but please make sure you go to reputable companies, rather than those with bad reviews.


Can I sell old mobile phones online if I found them?

Yes, as long as it's not stolen and or reported lost.


Is selling phones for cash is legal?

Yes, as long as it's not stolen and or reported lost.


Can I sell my old mobile phone which was reported lost and I found it?

Yes, as long as you contact the company who you got it blocked by and get it unblocked before sending it to us.


Can I trade in s7 with google lock on it?

Yes, as long as they are not water damaged and are repairable.


Can I trade in Samsung s7 without any screen?

No, that’s classified as beyond economical repair.


how to sell mobile phones, as I have never sold them online before?

Please watch the explainer video; we have explained it in greater detail.


Does selling mobile phones for cash means you will pay us money?

We cannot pay cash; we transfer money into your account or offer a cheque.


Can I sell my cell phone which is locked on the Unknown network?

Yes, as we can find the network but our systems if it’s a UK network but if it's locked on some other country's network, we cannot buy it.


Can I sell an iPhone 4 with cloud lock on it?

No, we do not buy mobile phones locked on Icloud.


Can I sell a mobile phone for cash with a password on it?

No, we cannot buy mobile phones with passwords on them.


Do other selling mobile phone sites buy iCloud locked mobile phones?

Unfortunately, we can’t advise on other mobile Phone recycling companies.


Can I sell old phones online which were reported lost or stolen in the past?

No, mobile phones which are reported lost and stolen cant be bought by any company unless the owner has removed them.


Can I sell my mobile phone for cash which is badly smashed?

That’s fine, as long as it can be fixed economically.


Can our company sell unwanted phones in bulk?

Yes please send us a message, and one of our account managers will get in touch with you and provide you exceptional assistance.


Can I sell used phones in the UK which are blocked in another country?

No, blocked phones are classed as lost phones, and the person who’s selling them is classed as not the right full owner of the mobile phone, and it’s illegal to buy any mobile phone which is not owned by you.


When is the cash for your phone given?

We pay as soon as we receive your phone and have tested it.


where to sell phones which are blocked in the UK?

Sorry, we do not know anyone who buys blocked mobile phones in the UK.


Do you have iPhone 7 128gb for sale?

We have many phones for sale at all times, but they are being sold to only selected wholesalers.


Do you still provide iPhone 5c recycle service?

Any Apple mobile phone, which is not supported by Apple, is not bought by us.


Do you provide iPhone 6 recycle service?

Yes, it's one of the most used mobile phone in 2019.


Can you help me wipe the phone before sending you?

Yes, please follow the instructions by checking our data removal tool.


Can I sell a Samsung s5 with a broken screen?

Yes as long as it’s not beyond economical repair.


Can I sell stuff for cash such as DVDs for cash?

No, we only buy mobile phones, but you can use music magpie for DVDs. They pay good money for old DVDs which are in working order.


Can I sell electronics other than mobile phones such as sell old iPods and trade in the console?

No, we only buy mobile phones, but you can use music magpie.


Can I sell my PSP and games to you?

You can sell your games and sell ps2 to music magpie.


Can I trade in Samsung s6 with a broken screen?

Yes, as long as it's not beyond economical repair.


Can I sell galaxy s5 without a battery?

Yes, you can as long as the phone isn’t water damage is beyond economical repair.


Will my Samsung s7 edge for being available for sale, if I want to repurchase it?

No, our mobile phones get mixed up as soon as we buy them and can't track them.


Can I trade my trade in iPhone 4 for another mobile and pay the difference?

No, we do not exchange mobile phones.


Can I trade in gadgets other than mobile phones and tablets?

No, we only buy mobile phones and tablets.


Can I sell gadgets which are reported lost or stolen?

We do not buy ANY lost or stolen items.


Is selling a kindle possible on your website?

Yes, we buy different types of Tablets.


Can I sell my tech such as hi-fi system?

No, we do not buy hi-fi sounds systems.


Where can I sell my mobile phone?

You can sell almost all old mobile phones to Rapid Phone Buyer as long as they are not beyond economical repair and do hold some monetary value.


What’s my phone worth?

Please check from the search bar on the top of this page to find out how much we can offer you.


Can I sell a damaged phone?

Yes, as long as they are not beyond economical repair and are not water damaged.


Can I sell an old phone such as Panasonic x60 or you buy latest mobile phones such as Nexus 7?

We buy old Mobile Phones, but some models are absolute and do not hold any monitory value. Unfortunately, we are unable to offer any price for them. Please search from the bar on to the top of this page to find out if we buy your old mobile Phone.


Do you offer phone four cash service?

Yes, we buy old mobile phones and make the payment via bank transfer or cheque.


Do you offer money for old phones in the UK?

Yes, we offer money, and if you agree with the deal, you can follow simple steps to send us your device.


Can I sell my mobile, which is water damaged?

No, we do not buy water damaged mobile phones or the ones which have some bent in them, they are classed as beyond economical repair mobile Phones.


Can I sell my iwatch to Rapid Phone Buyer?

No, we currently do not buy I watches and other smartwatches.


Are there any other selling mobile websites?

Yes, some are called fonewizard, Samsung recycle, magic magpie and Mazuma.


Can you pay cash for an iPod?

No, we do not buy iPods.


where can I sell my CDs?

magic magpie buys them.


Can I sell any mobile and trade my phone for cash with Rapid Phone Buyer?

Yes, as long as it holds and monetary value, Please check what your device from the search bar above.


Are there any mobile phone selling sites?

Yes, there are quite a few, but few offer trustworthy service.


Can I sell an iPhone x?

Yes, You can sell your iPhone x to Rapid Phone Buyer.


Can I trade in electronics UK?

No, we only deal with mobile phone and Tablets.


where can I sell my ps3?

We do not buy PLAY STATIONS.


Where can I sell DVD and games And make money for DVDs?

music magpie is your answer.


Do you offer Samsung s8 trade-in service?

Yes, we Buy Samsung s8, you can sell Samsung s8 to us with confidence.


Can I sell games consoles to you?

No, we do not buy gaming consoles.


Can I sell your gadgets other than mobile phones and Tablets to Rapid Phone Buyer?

We only buy mobile phones and Tablets.


Can I recycle phones for cash which are faulty?

Yes, as long as they are not beyond economical repair.


Can I sell an iPhone x and sell my mobile number with it?

Yes, you can sell iPhone x to us, but we do not buy mobile phone numbers.


Can I sell my mobile for cash, which is very old?

Yes, we buy old mobile Phones as long as they hold any monetary value, but we won’t be able to purchase old htc old phones, for instance, which do not contain any monetary value.


Will you buy my iPhone 4s, which is pretty old?

No, it because it can’t be resold due to old technology and support from its manufacturer.


I want to sell my phone, which is water damaged but else works fine?

Sorry, we do not buy water damaged mobile phones even if they are working fine.


I want to sell my phone for cash with accessories, will I get some extra for the accessories?

No, we do not pay extra for accessories and the box.


Can I still sell Samsung galaxy s4?

Yes, Samsung s4 is one of the bestselling mobile phones. We are still buying it as its easily resalable.


Is selling a mobile phone as easy as it looks on your explainer video?

Yes, it's simple and straight forward.


Can I sell my i phone with broken screen?

Yes, you can sell iPhone with a broken screen.


Can I sell my phone online for cash, and get paid in cash?

No, we do bank transfers and also offer cheque facility.


Can I sell an old mobile which dost turn on?

Yes as long as it's not beyond economical repair.


Can I sell my phone compare after I have compared it on your website?

Unfortunately, we do not compare mobile phone prices. We offer what we think is justifiable and buy old mobile Phones.


Can I use your website for selling DVDs online?

No, we do not buy DVDs.