How to Prepare Your Phone

Preparing your device before visiting an ecoATM kiosk is simple. ecoATM will examine your device and give you our best price immediately.

Step 1

Back up your device. This can be done on a computer or to a cloud program.

Step 2

Remove any sim/memory cards. If this is easily retractable from your brand of phone, simply pop it out before trading in. If not, proceed to the next step.

Step 3

Sign out of any accounts. This includes, but is not limited to, cloud program, social accounts, email or anything else requiring a login.

Step 4

Reset your phone. This function is found in your phone settings. Please also ensure that all your personal information is deleted from your phone.

Apple instructions:

Samsung instructions:

For all other devices, please check with your manufacturer for the appropriate steps to take to clear your device.

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