4 Things to Do Before Selling your Android Devices

Tired of your old smart Android device and having a mood to sell it. Before selling your smart phone, then definitely you need to take precautions step. Ensure yourself that your whole data is backup-ed. Make sure you delete all your data from old phone. and no important images and other important files left over […]

Tired of your old smart Android device and having a mood to sell it. Before selling your smart phone, then definitely you need to take precautions step. Ensure yourself that your whole data is backup-ed. Make sure you delete all your data from old phone. and no important images and other important files left over before handing over your old phone to new owner.

If you are about to sell it then read our 4 tips before selling your Android phone or tablet. Make yourself a smart seller by following the simple steps so nobody can misuse your data or blackmail you.

Backup All Your Phone Data

First step you need to take before selling your smart phone. Back up your essential material like(Images, Phonebook, Memos, Text Messages, Whatsapp, Emails etc). Make Sure, you do not to lose some important data that you may need in future. Connect your USB cable and Copy all the files you need or in case copy whole your phone data. May be you want your backup to a cloud server like Dropbox, Google+, and OneDrive.

Backup with Ease:

Best way to backup your android device and keep your data saved by Synchronized your android phone with Google.  Login to Google Drive with your Google account almost same for every service. You can back up everything like app data, bookmarks, photos,  calendar, contacts, and even your network settings

Go to to Settings > Accounts > Google account and select all the data you want to sync for backup.


Remove Memory Card

Do not ever forgot to remove your Memory Card while handing your phone to buyer or any person who don’t you trust. If you do plan to give away your microSD card, be sure to back up the contents and thoroughly wipe the card.

Formatting SD Card:How to Format your SD card

Go to Setting > Storage, and tap ‘Format SD card’.


Factory Reset

Backing up your all data is necessary if it’s required for next time. After backup you must wipe whole data using factory reset. It will prevent the new owner to steal something from your phone.

Factory reset wipe whole data from your phone, including  documents, Applications, photos, music, messages, calendar, and contacts.

Reset your Phone: To do this, go to Settings > Backup & reset > Factory data reset.


Clean It

Piece of Cake but most important to clean your phone, because cleaning of your device and removing dirt will get you good price. Removing any dust, Wiping of the screen, and Cleaning inside the ports, sim jacks and other corners are way to shiny clean and make it looks brand new.

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