Phone Grading Criteria

We request that owners provide precise and honest information such as; condition of the Mobile Phone, any known faults either software or hardware, so we do not have to revise the given price. FoneBucks will make sure that we pay you the highest price for your device and transfer funds on the same day.

Good:

  • Phone turns on
  • Cosmetically 1-3 micro scratch marks on the housing
  • Screen with no issues
  • All components are original with no issues
Good-Grade

Average:

  • Phone turns on
  • Cosmetically 1-5 scratch marks or dings on the housing
  • Screen with no issues
  • All components are original with no issues

Poor:

  • Phone turns on
  • Cosmetically – poor condition
  • Screen with no issues
  • All components are original with no issues

Faulty & Damaged

  • Phone turns on
  • Screen is faulty or broken
  • One of the components is not working; speaker, microphone, camera, battery, vibrator, charging issue, volume, power or home button
  • No missing parts
  • No water damage

Dead / Locked

  • Phone does not turn on
  • All components and buttons are fully intact
  • Screen undamaged
  • No water damage
  • iCloud / FRP locked