Frequently asked questions
All our products come with 1-year warranty from date of purchase. The warranty includes all manufacturing defects and excludes the following; accidental damage, water damage and / or third party repairs without prior approval by us.
You have 30-Day Money Back Guarantee to return any goods purchased from our site. No questions asked, providing the product is in the same condition and in it’s original packaging.
Our standard free delivery is next working day however certain items may take longer and this would be shown at time of checkout. Regular updates regarding your delivery will be provided and our team is here for when you need them.
Working Days: Monday to Friday (Excluding any holidays)
We use industry leading software to test all our devices for optimal battery health. Each battery will have minimum of 80% capacity relative to new (in non technical terms the battery is in great condition). For further piece of mind your 1-year warranty covers battery replacements for free in the rare instance you feel the battery is not performing as it should be.
Yes. All our devices are factory unlocked and work with all network providers.
If you purchase a phone it will include:
-Sim Ejector tool
If you purchase an Apple watch ((Wired Earphones or Headphones) and Sim ejector tool are excluded)
Yes. Each device goes through stringent refurbishment and quality check process to make sure that you cannot distinguish the refurbished device from a new device. Be assured, it would be a perfect gift for anyone and any occasion.
In simpler terms the term ‘refurbished phone’ means it’s a pre-owned handset that has been cleaned, tested and repaired to ensure it is in full working order ready for re-sell.
If you compare our price with some of our competitors you may find the same phone at a cheaper price. However, this is for a device that shows signs of heavy usage, which will most likely have some form of visible dents, scratches and scuffs. We are on a mission to offer you just like new environmentally friendly phones at low prices.
Like New Refurbished iPhone 8 Second Hand | Refund Guarantee
No, our team of iPhone experts ensures a pristine condition for the display, including a like-new level of brightness.
2. Do QwikFone's iPhone 8 handsets have used batteries?
No, if the iPhone 8's battery is not in a like-new condition, our professional replace it with a brand-new battery.
3. Does the iPhone 8 2nd hand have scratches or wear signs?
No, although the iPhone 8 is second hand, it looks pristine.
4. What is the condition of the second hand iPhone 8 accessories?
QwikFone provides brand-new accessories with the iPhone 8 deal.
5. How will the second hand iPhone 8 perform?
Our refurbishment process guarantees completely restoring the iPhone 8 handsets. You can expect the iPhone 8 to perform as good as new.
6. Is the 2nd hand iPhone 8 secure?
Yes, the iPhone 8 device gets the original iOS with all of Apple's security software updates to guarantee its safety.
7. What is the iOS version of my iPhone 8 handset is going to have?
- Just like a brand-new one, the iPhone 8 used comes with iOS 11 installed.
- You can upgrade the iOS automatically from the Apple settings app up to iOS 14.7.
Yes, the warranty covers replacing defective accessories as well as repairing and replacing the iPhone 8 if any defects are found.
9. When is the delivery of my iPhone 8 second hand?
If you placed your order for the iPhone 8 during our business hours, you can expect your delivery within 1-2 business days.
10. Why was my return request for the used iPhone 8 rejected?
QwikFone provides a 30-day return policy with a full refund. Your return can be rejected for one of these reasons:
- You have exceeded the 30-day return period.
- The iPhone and/or accessories were damaged.
- The iPhone and/or accessories were repaired outside of QwikFone.
Second Hand iPhone 8 Unlocked & Pristine
Get Apple's most loved iPhone 8 from QwikFone with a money-back guarantee, a full-year warranty, and much more. Learn all about the QwikFone deal as well as the iPhone 8 performance and features a review by the QwikFone mobile experts.
QwikFone's iPhone 8 Renewed To Perfection
Pristine 2nd Hand iPhone 8
Once the iPhone 8 devices are obtained by the QwikFone team, an extensive testing process that includes 40 test points is conducted on the handsets to ensure that all the different parts provide a pristine-level performance as well as look new on the outside.
Unlocked Second Hand iPhone 8
Once traveling internationally is back to normal, users will be able to use local carriers in different countries with their unlocked iPhone 8 with no restrictions whatsoever.
Free Accessories For iPhone 8
To guarantee the accessories quality and performance level, QwikFone has its own accessories specially made for our customers with the original Apple accessories quality in mind. So, even though these are not the iPhone's original charger and earphones, the performance, quality, and lifetime are as close to the original as they can get.
A 12-month Warranty For iPhone 8 Second Hand
The QwikFone warranty grants the user free repair services if the phone starts to malfunction due to a manufacturing error. Also, if QwikFone's repair experts find that the problem causing the iPhone 8 to malfunction cannot be resolved, the warranty covers a free replacement with another pristine iPhone 8 device.
The warranty for the accessories does not include a repair service as defective accessories are usually replaced with brand-new ones, not repaired.
Since this warranty policy only covers manufacturing errors, QwikFone professionals advise all our customers to avoid accidental damages such as water damage and cracking the phone as repairing such damages would be through our paid repair services, not the QwikFone warranty.
The Pre-Owned iPhone 8 Return Policy
Like any other return policy, QwikFone's return has one condition to be valid. This condition requires the iPhone and accessories to be in their original state and not damaged.
Free Next-Day Shipping on all Refurbished iPhone 8's
PayPal Credit & Monthly Payments
The iPhone 8 Specs at a Glance
- Body: Aluminum frame + Gorilla Glass front & back
- Screen: 4.7 inches - Retina IPS LCD
- Resolution: 750 x 1334 pixels
- Battery: 1821 mAh - Fast charging - Wireless charging
- Main camera: 12MP - HDR - 4K videos
- Front camera: 7MP - Face detection - HDR - Full HD (1080p) videos
- Sound: Stereo speakers
- Core: Hexa-core (2x Monsoon + 4x Mistral)
- Chip: Apple A11 Bionic
- RAM: 2GB
- Memory storage: 64GB, 256GB
- Sensors: Fingerprint (home button) - Siri - Accelerometer - proximity - gyro - compass - barometer
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 - Bluetooth 5.0 - GPS - NFS - USB 2.0
Reviewing The iPhone 8 Second Hand Performance
Traditional iPhone Design With a Twist!
Although the back of the iPhone 8 is glass, it is not such a fingerprint magnet as can be expected which is perfect if you want to enjoy the beauty of the iPhone 8 without a case. However, we at QwikFone do recommend preserving the pristine iPhone 8 in a protective case.
Apple's Premium Screen
iPhone 8 Monster Processing Power
With the A11 Bionic and Hexa-core processor, the iPhone 8 is going to provide great power to run Apple's impressive features in the iOS 14. So, prepare to be awed by the perfect and amazing performance of the iPhone 8!
Multi-tasking with the 2GB RAM goes super smoothly thanks to the optimizing of the iOS. Remember that iPhone’s performance is not indicated by the numbers listed in the specs like other smartphones. The change that iOS brings to the table makes the level of iPhones' performance higher than other phones in the same price range and higher than the phones that have higher specs.
The Right Camera For Photography Lovers
The main camera has a wide lens that captures photos with a 12MP quality. This camera performs extremely well in low-light settings and, thanks to the dual-tone flash, the photos of the main camera come out with great colours and attractive contrast.
Filming 4K @24, 30, & 60fps at a mid-range and budget-friendly price is made possible with the second hand iPhone 8. So, if you want a high-quality camera for professional-looking videos at an affordable price, the iPhone 8 is the right choice.
Finally, the front camera captures gorgeous selfies with a 7MP lens supported by HDR which improves the quality and contrast of your selfies after they are taken in one second. The front camera of the iPhone 8 also films HD videos at 30 frames per second.
Get Apple's premium quality and high-end performance now at the lowest price and with 12-month support from QwikFone and enjoy our offer.
The rule of thumb is that Apple iPhones receive software updates for 5 years after the release date of each model. Since the iPhone 8 was released in 2017, it should receive iOS updates and security updates until the end of 2022.
What will be the price of a used iPhone 8 256GB in the year 2021?
At QwikFone, the iPhone 8 deal is about £200. This price includes an iPhone 8 pristine, a charging adapter, a lightning cable, earphones, and a SIM ejector all in a new condition, as well as a 12-month repair warranty and free next-day shipping. This price can be paid over 3 months of interest-free instalments with Klarna or PayPal credit.
How many pictures can a pre-owned 64GB iPhone 8 hold?
64GB is quite considerable for internal memory space in an iPhone 8. Besides the main stock apps that come already installed on the iPhone by Apple, the iPhone 8 64GB can store 2500 photos whether regular or live photos alike.
What is an iPhone 8 pre-owned worth?
The QwikFone iPhone 8 is about £260 for the entry 64GB variant. At this price, you get the best value an iPhone has to offer. The 64GB is perfect for heavy users who like gaming and photography alike. Also, the processing power is incredible thanks to the Apple A11 Bionic chip and the Hexa-core processor.
Finally, the iPhone 8 is supported by Apple and it is getting the newest iOS, iOS 14. This iPhone is expected to continue to be supported up to the end of 2022, which means it is going to receive the latest security patches as well as the latest iOS versions coming in the coming couple of years.
What is a second hand iPhone 8 worth?
A second hand iPhone 8's price is between £260 and £305. The price is determined by the internal memory space you choose.
At QwikFone, the second hand iPhone 8 is tested by the market's top specialists to ensure that it is in pristine condition and has no sign of being used before. This means that the device will not have any visible marks or cosmetic wear signs.
The deal also includes all of the iPhone 8's accessories brand-new as well as a 1-year warranty for both the iPhone and accessories.
Is it worth buying a second hand iPhone 8 in 2020?
Buying a second hand iPhone 8 in 2020 will allow you to pay a mid-range price and get one of Apple's absolute best iPhones. Considering its price, the iPhone 8 offers the most value compared to other iPhones' prices.
Since the iPhone 8 is a 2017 flagship, it has premium specs that will offer reliable performance in 2020 and beyond. The iPhone 8 will also be supported by Apple for at least 2 years after 2020. This means that not only will it get the latest iOS of 2020, but it will also get the newest security updates and the latest iOS versions of 2021 and 2022.
How long will the 2nd hand iPhone 8 receive updates?
Apple usually continues its software support and updates for iPhones over the period of 5 years after the release. So, since the iPhone 8 was released in 2017, it is expected to receive software updates and security patches up to the year 2022.
Can I gift a pre-owned iPhone 8 for my 15-year-old daughter in 2020?
A pre-owned iPhone 8 from QwikFone would make a perfect gift for your 15-year-old daughter. The price is lower, so you can save money to start with. Also, QwikFone guarantees that the device is going to be in as-good-as new condition and includes a set of brand-new accessories. This means that your daughter's experience with this iPhone 8 will be every bit as good as a brand-new iPhone 8.
Lastly, the iPhone 8 itself has powerful specs and great performance and speed that will support the heavy usage of a teen. The 12MP camera quality is better than ever before thanks to the wide lens that makes the shots better in quality and it films 4K videos at 24, 30, and 60 fps.
I’m buying a used iPhone 8, what’s the minimum battery capacity for good daily usage?
With used iPhones there are generally two options:
- The iPhone would have its original battery and, in this case, it should retain at least 80% of its battery capacity to be considered pristine and offer good performance daily.
- If the iPhone was professionally renewed like the QwikFone iPhone 8 devices, it can have a new battery and, in this case, it should have 100% of the battery capacity.
What are some checkpoints while buying a second-hand iPhone 8? Also, how can QwikFone exceed expectations on all of these checkpoints?
The main checkpoints in second hand iPhone 8 are the screen, touch sensitivity, brightness, sound quality, and battery life.
QwikFone's pristine iPhone 8 devices check all those points as our team ensures every unit meets these expectations:
- The screen is 100% intact and free of scratches.
- The display has the original brightness levels.
- Video and sound quality as in their original quality
- The battery is either replaced with a brand-new battery or the original battery in a pristine condition with 80 to 90 percent of its original capacity.
Annual and seasonal offers are a great time to get a second hand iPhone 8 from QwikFone. While the iPhone 8 used price is lower than the rest of the market by default, buying your phone during Black Friday offers or Boxing Day offers will definitely help you save some extra cash from the price.
What is more sustainable, getting a pre-owned iPhone 8 from QwikFone or getting my existing iPhone 8 repaired by QwikFone?
That decision will depend on the condition of your existing iPhone 8, if it is worn, then there is no point repairing it, and getting a pre-owned pristine iPhone 8 from QwikFone would be better. You'll get to enjoy the device in as good as new condition without paying the full price. You can visit our London location and replace your old iPhone with a pristine one and pay only the price difference.
If your own iPhone 8 is still in a like-new condition with a small defect, then it would be better to repair the issue and continue using it.
Can I buy multiple iPhone 8 2nd hand devices and resell them? Do I need to furnish any documents to QwikFone?
Yes, QwikFone offers great deals on wholesale second hand iPhone 8 devices. No documents are required to make the purchase besides the regular information required for the payment method.
Are there any student discounts on the second hand iPhone 8 handsets?
QwikFone's offers on 2nd hand iPhone 8 are perfect for students. With our easy payment methods you can benefit from PayPal Credit offers or Klarna offers to pay over monthly instalments free of interest.
Why should I buy the iPhone 8 from QwikFone and not from Amazon?
QwikFone's 2nd hand iPhone 8 is renewed and tested by experts using original parts from other iPhones. The deal includes all accessories for free and a 12-month warranty not to mention the best prices in the market.
We also provide a 30-day refund guarantee period and free shipping service to minimize your overall cost on this purchase.