Due to regular change in technology, most of all smartphones get upgraded in term of OS versions as well as in hardware. No one is constantly using the same technology and the same hardware, everyone need change to use new technology and other new stuffs.
Now coming at the topic now days every iPhone user sell their iPhone after a specific time or if the new version of iPhone comes into market. The user simply switches from an older version of iPhone to newer version of iPhone, and if you are here, then surely you are going to sell your iPhone and searching the thing what you do before selling the iPhone. So in this article we are going to show the important things which you must know before selling your used iPhone.
Thing to do before selling your iPhone
1) Backup your data
In today’s date data our phone is playing a big role in our day to day life, before selling your iPhone you should backup your important data like contacts, messages, images, videos, audio and document files.
You can directly take your iPhone backup using iCloud and iTunes.
If you want to take backup of your data using iCloud then follow the below steps.
- Step 1: Open menu bar and select the settings
- Step 2: After that select “iCloud”
- Step 3: Now select storage and backup and take backup of your data.
If you want to take backup of your data using iTunes then follow the below steps.
- Step 1: Connect your iPhone to your PC, MAC or Laptop
- Step 2: Now open the iTunes and click on devices
- Step 3: Select iPhone from devices and click on Backup
- Step 4: Wait for a few minutes (It depends on the size of your data)
You can chose any of the above options to backup of your iPhone data, after taking backup you can simply transfer your data to your new iPhone using iCloud and iTunes.
2) Erase everything to maintain your privacy
After taking Backup of your iPhone, you should erase your data from your iPhone before selling it, because privacy is much more important than other things.
There are many ways to erase your iPhone data, if you are erasing your data manually and you are thinking that all data is erased, then you wrong because anyone can get back your iPhone data using data recovery software, for this problem I am going to show you the easiest and best way to erase all of your iPhone data to maintain your privacy.
There is one software named “Wondershare SafeEraser” available which ensure that your data is 100% erased from your iPhone and now that data is not recoverable. You can easily use this software to erase your iPhone data permanently, Wondershare SafeEraser software wipe all of your personal information which is stored on your iPhone including contacts, images, videos, document files, apps, account info, saved password, message and many more things.
You can download “Wondershare SafeEraser” software by below download Button.
3) Complete Packaging
Buyer will like to purchase your iPhone if you are giving the original accessories of your iPhone like Changer, Headphone and Cable. After that clean your iPhone screen and back cover and at last put the accessories in the iPhone box and give it to the buyer.
Selling an iPhone is an easy task and many of iPhone users sell it without removing their ID and important data, if they left their data in iPhone before selling, then this thing will harm their privacy, so my suggestion is to you to use “Wondershare SafeEraser” software to maintain your privacy.