Just about a year ago, Apple released its newest operating system, iOS 7, on September 18, 2013. To put it simply, our beloved green machines turned red (well, not really, but that would be kind of cool). The kiosks were suddenly having trouble analyzing iOS 7 devices, and this same frustrated reaction was felt across the recycling and buyback industries.
The confusion was short-lived; with the help of our engineering team, and a little assistance from you, these challenges can be avoided. If the device you’d like to recycle is running iOS 7, follow these simple steps BEFORE you visit to get the best experience at ecoATM:
That’s it! Happy customers, happy machines. Don’t forget to check back here once iOS 8 is announced to prepare yourself on best practices for recycling devices running that software.
For more on iOS 7, visit Apple.com.