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Worth trading a Note 3 for a n5?

15th July 2014, 03:13 AM |#1  
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There's a guy on Craigslist looking to trade his nexus 5 off. Do you guys think it'd be a good trade?

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15th July 2014, 03:17 AM |#2  
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Not really. Note3 has a higher value than the Nexus 5. Best to sell your note 3 and buy the nexus 5 probably even get a brand new piece.

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15th July 2014, 03:49 AM |#3  
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have to agree, while the n5 is a better phone, the note 3 sells for more money
15th July 2014, 05:41 AM |#4  
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From what I've seen on Craigslist in my area (Washington, DC) the Note 3 goes for around $300-$320. The Nexus 5 32gb goes for around $250-$300.

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15th July 2014, 06:39 AM |#5  
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You'll miss the screen real estate .... Note 3 is a better phone unless you want the latest OS. Better battery, larger sceen, better camera, expandable storage..etc

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15th July 2014, 06:42 AM |#6  
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You're all wrong look at Swappa and locally on Craigslist, as much as I would like the Note 3 to sell more that's not the case. I sold my note 3 for $425, although some might be selling for $475+ people aren't buying them. I found a new sealed Nexus 5 for $380 on eBay who has overstock on them and in desperate need to sell and with tempered glass protector and case I spend another $20, so I pocketed $25 big deal. But ya no way Note 3 is selling for more right now. Oh and with bootloader locked like in my case I'm on AT&T (SCREW you AT&T) I rather have my Nexus 5 any day regardless of screen size. I'm just wish OnePlus One hurry's the heck up and sells the darn phone ASAP.
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15th July 2014, 06:55 AM |#7  
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Why do people always ask us?

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15th July 2014, 09:28 PM |#8  
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Originally Posted by rootSU

Why do people always ask us?

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Because decisions are hard, mmkay?
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15th July 2014, 09:42 PM |#9  
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You could always ask if he is interested in buying your Note 3 + cash. I don't know the prices in US, but in Europe it +/- 100 euro differences between the two. Don't know the state of your phone and the accessories.
15th July 2014, 10:19 PM |#10  
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Originally Posted by rootSU

Why do people always ask us?

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because thinking hurts
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