Purchasing a refurbished computer is alternative option to buying a brand new computer. Here are 3 common questions when it comes to purchasing a refurbished computer:
What is a refurbished computer?
Generally, a refurbished computer is a computer that has been returned to the manufacturer during its original warranty period for a functional defect. Refurbished computers may also have been returned for a variety of reasons which have nothing to do with functionality, including aesthetics.
What are the advantages of purchasing a refurbished computer?
First and foremost, the primary advantage is price. Refurbished computers are generally discounted between 10-40%. Additionally, refurbished computers actually receive more extensive testing than new units before they are offered for sale. The testing time that a refurbished computer undergoes is twice as long as that of a new computer to ensure quality.
What is the warranty on refurbished computers?
The vast majority of refurbished computers come with a warranty which matches the warranty which comes with a new computer. It’s always a good idea to verify the warranty that comes with your particular refurbished item. Some refurbished business-class computers even come with a three year warranty.
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