GRADING CRITERIA 


GRADE A 

(Like New)


  • No chips, scratches, or cracks on the front glass and housing. 
  • No more than 2 scratches on the Apple logo that are .2mm or less and only around the edges of the logo. 
  • No lifting of the screen. 
  • No missing or alternative parts. 
  • No Signs of liquid damage allowed – no tripped LCI Battery required and cannot be swollen. 

  • No customization 
  • Functional Criteria Key Function test passed (power, home buttons, display, charge port) 
  • No jailbroken or rooted devices.No activation lock (i.e. FMiP, Android lock, etc.)
  • No screen locks, pin locks, passcode. 
  • Consumer data must be cleared. 
  • No Halos, white spots or discolored screens.

GRADE B 

Light Wear & Tear


  • Light scuffs allowed on the front glass, but no chips or cracks. 
  • Up to three (3) light scratches allowed on front glass.
  • Limited scratches (up to 5) and chips/dents on back cover and housing,Minor paint peeling and minor dents on corners but no cracks permitted. 
  • Home button can have light scratches. 
  • No missing or alternative parts.
  • Battery cover required.No Signs of liquid damage allowed – no tripped LCI.Battery (when present) cannot be swollen Functional Criteria.

  • Consumer data must be cleared. 
  • Key Functional test passed (power, home buttons, display).
  • Button issues permitted (hard to use, intermittent) 
  • Charge port and flash. imperfections permitted. 
  • No activation lock (i.e. FMiP, Android lock, etc.). 
  • No screen locks, pin locks, passcode. 
  • Minor halos, white spots or discolored screens permitted. 
  • No jailbroken or rooted devices.

GRADE C

Normal Wear & Tear 


  • Unlimited scratches on the front glass, but no chips or cracks on the front and/or glass. 
  • Chips on plastic ring around front and/or rear glass. 
  • Chips on the plastic ring around rear glass.
  • Unlimited scratches and chips/dents on back cover and housing. 
  • Paint peeling allowed. 
  • Dents on corners, but no cracks.
  • Cracks on back cover allowed. 
  • Camera lens missing, cracked or damaged allowed. 
  • No missing or alternative parts. 
  • Missing Stylus.Charge Port Cover or SIM Tray is allowed. 
  • Battery and/or battery cover not required. 

  • Signs of liquid damage allowed. 
  • Consumer data must be cleared. 
  • Key Function test passed (power, home buttons, display). 
  • Charge port imperfections permitted. 
  • Flash imperfections permitted. 
  • Button imperfections permitted (usage and cosmetic). 
  • No activation lock (i.e. FMiP, Android lock, etc.). 
  • No screen locks, pin locks, passcode, etc. 
  • Discoloration allowed (white spots, pink screens, halo screens). 
  • No jailbroken or rooted devices.
  • Etching, customized housing and aftermarket covers allowed.  

STANDARD DEFINITIONS