The Apple iPhone 3GS 8GB has all the features of the top smartphones in the market plus some additional features like document editing, cut and copy mode along with landscape mode keyboard. The iPhone 3GS has retained the features of its predecessors with a 3.0 MP camera without video recording capabilities. The apps load much faster on the iPhone 3GS and the extra sensitive sleek touch screen is a delight to use.


  • The iPhone 3GS has a 3.0 MP camera
  • The mobile phone has almost 300 hours of battery backup along with 5 hours of internet and talk time usage
  • The iPhone 3GS is compatible with A-GPS and the major GSM/EDGE networks
  • The mobile phone has a 8GB memory which is not extendable
  • The display screen is 3.5 inches standard of iPhone with 480 x 320 pixel resolution
  • The mobile phone supports a variety of audio formats
  • The iPhone 3GS also supports various languages
  • The display screen comes with fingerprint resistant coating of oleophobic

The iPhone 3GS was launched in early 2008 and has since been extremely popular with users. But with newer and improved iPhone versions being launched in the market, the iPhone 3GS has been discontinued. Hence if you still use the iPhone 3GS it means that you are missing out on the latest features offered by Apple like HD video recording, increased memory, better screen resolution and improved battery backup.

How to sell your iPhone 3GS 8GB

Though it might seem like you are stuck with an older generation iPhone do not yet think of chucking the mobile into the nearest landfill or garbage dump, because you can extend the life of the device by recycling it. Recycling the device will also help you protect the environment while earning you some extra cash from your old mobile phone. To get selling, compare offers in the grid above, and click on one you like to mail your phone off and get paid.

Can I sell a broken iPhone 3GS 8GB?

Don’t worry if your iPhone 3GS 8GB is broken or damaged - many phone recyclers will still buy it. A phone usually counts as broken if it has:

  • a cracked screen
  • broken buttons
  • power issues
  • lots of chips and dents
  • a corrupt operating system

A broken iPhone 3GS 8GB will sell for less than a working one, and even less than a brand new one - obviously - but nonetheless, they’ll sell. Just make sure you’re honest about your gadget's condition and you’ll get the most accurate quotes. If a recycler receives your device but decides it is not in the condition they expected, they’ll send you a revised quote by email, which you can choose to accept or reject. Some will charge postage if you want your gadget back, though others will do it for free.

Can I sell an iPhone 3GS 8GB with water damage?

Selling a water damaged phone is a little trickier, but some recyclers do buy handsets with water damage. Search for quotes on a broken iPhone 3GS 8GB above, and check with the recycler if you're not sure whether it will accept a water damaged phone or not.

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