August 20, 2014

T-Mobile offering $50–$200 guaranteed trade-in credit toward 4G handset

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T-Mobile today announced a new “Magenta Deal Days” promotion which looks to lure consumers away from their current carrier. Effective April 25th through May 8th, T-Mobile will give customers a guaranteed trade-in value of $50–$200 when they exchange their old working handset for a new, 4G smartphone.

We’re guessing here, but it’s probably no coincidence that the campaign kicks off the same day that T-Mobile starts offering their HTC One S.  We checked the fine print and see that the carrier gives preferential treatment to iPhone users.  You can kick the tires a bit and see what your phone might yield; A working EVO 4G is worth $50 whereas a Droid Razr Maxx could net $275 on trade-in.

Eligible smartphones are iPhone, Windows Phone, BlackBerry, Symbian 9.0+, and Android devices only. New activation of qualifying plan on two-year contract and purchase of a qualifying T-Mobile device required. To receive funds, you must mail in the trade-in handset, trade-in voucher, and proof of purchase (copy of UPC and receipt) within 30 days of date of purchase. Prepaid debit card will be mailed within 60 days from receipt of both trade-in handset and required paperwork.

For more information, check out T-Mobile’s dedicated website.

Spring Cleaning Can Pay Off at T-Mobile When Customers Purge Their Old Phone and Step Up To a New Smartphone Running on America’s Largest 4G Network

From April 25 to May 8, T-Mobile’s “Magenta Deal Days” is back, offering customers a $50–$200 guaranteed credit when trading in an old cellphone for a super-fast 4G smartphone

BELLEVUE, Wash. — April 24, 2012 — Cleaning out your tech closet to trade in an old phone for a trade up to a super-fast 4G smartphone has never been easier or more affordable than during T-Mobile’s new “Magenta Deal Days” promotion. Customers have the opportunity to receive a guaranteed trade-in value of $50–$200 when they exchange their old working phone and upgrade to a new, super-fast T-Mobile 4G smartphone. The two-week sale will take place from Wednesday, April 25, through Tuesday, May 8.

The “Magenta Deal Days” trade-in offer allows customers to receive a guaranteed value toward any T-Mobile 4G smartphone, including the Samsung Galaxy S II, the HTC Radar ™ 4G and the hot new HTC One S powered by Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) and equipped with a 4.3-inch qHD Super AMOLED screen, an 8-megapixel camera with “Pure Capture,” DLNA and Beats Audio integration.1

“T-Mobile continues to make getting a great 4G smartphone easy with our latest ‘Magenta Deal Days’ promotion,” said John Clelland, senior vice president of marketing, T-Mobile USA. “No matter how old their phone, and even if it’s valued less, T-Mobile will offer customers a guaranteed minimum trade-in value so they can get rid of those old devices gathering dust and move up to a newer, faster T-Mobile 4G smartphone.”