So the new iPad, or iPad 3, has your attention.
If you’re sitting there asking, “Should I Upgrade to the new iPad?“, you should factor in the price you can get for your old iPad into your decision.
The good news is that the iPad holds it’s value pretty well, especially the 16GB model that many consumers purchase.
Even better, iPad 2 trade in prices have held strong even after the new iPad was announced on March 7th. Below you’ll find the best trade in prices for the iPad 2 as of March 9th.
Best iPad 2 Trade In Prices
These prices change on a regular basis, but you can lock in your price, and send your iPad later so that you don’t have to go without an iPad. Below you’ll find the top prices for your old iPad. If your iPad 2 has any scratches or significant wear, you’ll get less. Click-through to get your own quote.
All of these services offer free shipping, so you don’t have to waste your new iPad money on UPS or Fedex.
Amazon – Up to $500
Amazon is still paying the highest price for your old iPad. The iPad 2 can fetch up to $500 on Amazon for the high-end model. The catch is that you have to accept payment in Amazon Credit.
Amazon iPad 2 trade in values
- 16GB WiFi – $320 + 3G – $385
- 32GB WiFi – $375 + 3G – $420
- 64GB WiFi – $445 + 3G – $500
Amazon gives you 7 days to postmark your old iPad. If you decide to buy the new iPad, you can lock in your price today and hand your iPad 2 to the UPS guy when he hands you your new iPad on March 16th,
NextWorth – up to $338
NextWorth is another reputable trade in site that allows you to sell your old iPad without a hassle. NextWorth has kept trade in prices on the iPad 2 fairly stable after the launch of the new iPad,
- 16GB WiFi – $253 + 3G – $385
- 32GB WiFi – $287 + 3G – $326
- 64GB WiFi – $330 + 3G – $338
NextWorth gives you 21 days to send in your old iPad, so you can lock in your price now and send in your iPad by the end of the month.
Gazelle – Up to $330
Gazelle is one of the best known iPad buyers around, and they offer decent prices for your old iPad 2. If you get your payment in Amazon credit, you can get an extra 5%, but if that’s your plan you should just go with Amazon.
- 16GB WiFi – $230 + 3G – $275
- 32GB WiFi – $270 + 3G – $300
- 64GB WiFi – $300 + 3G – $330
Gazelle offers a 30 day trade in lock, so you have plenty of time to send in your old iPad.
Glyde Up to $416
Glyde is a newcomer to the gadget trade in arena, offering two ways to sell your old iPad. You can sell it instantly to Glyde for the prices listed below, or you can price your iPad for sale and wait for buyer to accept your price.
- 16GB WiFi – $251 + 3G – $339
- 32GB WiFi – $295 + 3G – $387
- 64GB WiFi – $260 + 3G – $416
After Accepting the trade in price you have seven days to send in your old iPad.
eBay – Up to $475
If you don’t want to list your iPad for sale on eBay, you can use eBay Instant Sale, a service that allows you to sell your iPad right to eBay and avoid fees, deadbeat bidders and the wait.
- 16GB WiFi – $290 + 3G – $355
- 32GB WiFi – $340 + 3G – $380
- 64GB WiFi – $420 + 3G – $475
eBay Instant Sale gives you a few days to send in your old gadget, so you can minimize the time without your iPad.
Are you upgrading to the new iPad? If so, do you sell your old iPad or hand it down to a family member?