Some businesses that pay cash for recycled electronics are eBay, Hewlett-Packard, Gazelle, BuyBackWorld and Best Buy. Some businesses such as eBay buy back only smartphones, iPads and laptops while others such as Gazelle also accept digital cameras and game consoles.
Hewlett-Packard accepts a wide range of used electronics including desktop computers, laptops, digital cameras, e-readers and scanners. However, some product models, particularly old models, may not receive a cash value.
Gazelle offers free shipping for used electronic items that are worth at least $1. Individuals can get a free offer on the Gazelle website to find out the estimated value of their used devices. They can choose check, Amazon gift cards or PayPal to receive their payment.