1. npinedas0's Avatar
    i was checking my employer discount website (ups) and i saw that they had the refurbished 8gb iphone for $50. Is this a good a deal and are refurbished good or they come with problems>
    07-25-09 11:03 PM
  2. savioAMG's Avatar
    Refurbished iPhones tend to be as good and sometimes better than new ones. You shouldn't be worried at all.
    07-25-09 11:09 PM
  3. anon(153966)'s Avatar
    Ditto to savioAMG. But, what about just getting the 3GS? Is there no discount offered on that device?
    07-25-09 11:57 PM
  4. shawnomega's Avatar
    Refurbs are tested so thats the plus side!
    07-26-09 01:20 AM
  5. Mattsworld's Avatar
    with my employer the 8gb refurb is also $49. Something else you need to check is the contract pricing. My prices do not go up if I take contract pricing down to only 1yr. So an 8gb iphone 3g for $49 w/ a 1yr contract is pretty darn good.

    Why can't I just pull the trigger??
    07-26-09 09:01 AM
  6. flatlined's Avatar
    I just logged on to my Premier Site and did not see a refurbished 8gb iphone for $50. Is there anyway I can get in on this deal?
    07-26-09 10:28 AM
  7. benzworm's Avatar
    refubs are great, and apple refurbs are even better
    07-26-09 11:13 AM
  8. clownfart's Avatar
    I love refurbs.
    07-26-09 05:57 PM
  9. Entertainment72's Avatar
    I have never had any issues with refurbs from At&t.
    07-26-09 07:08 PM
  10. flatlined's Avatar
    This is not showing up on my Premire site. Can I call Customer Service and would they sell it to me?
    07-27-09 10:35 AM
  11. mollyf6686's Avatar
    to me its worth to just get a brand new one at 99 dollars its like buying a car and i want to be the only one putting the miles on it or changing he oil
    07-27-09 04:10 PM
  12. rdiddy_25's Avatar
    $50 for an iPhone is a steal. refurbs are better than new imo. They are run thru alot of test before they are put back on the market. i've had my refurb for 7 months now with NO issues. my friends exchanged his new one twice already in that same time.
    07-27-09 06:39 PM
  13. post hippie's Avatar
    I wonder if they will go any lower or is this it. That was a quick jump from $99. to $49. I have a picked up a Blackberry Curve a year or so ago Referb on an upgraded for around $30. I Believe and about a month or two later they had the referbs for free.
    08-02-09 08:02 AM
  14. Gojackets21's Avatar
    They also have the refurbed 16gb 3g for $99. Seems like an awesome deal, too, but I can't seem to figure out exactly whether or not iPhone will push email from hotmail...
    08-02-09 10:21 AM
  15. Wsaund's Avatar
    Refurb is def better IMO gets much better testing before it goes out.
    08-03-09 06:06 PM