Grading Explained

Grading Explained

Mobile Phone Grading

Grade A

  • This item is in excellent condition
  • No Marks/Scratches on the screen
  • No marks/Signs of use on the Rear of the device
  • Data Wiped and Factory Reset
  • Updated to the Latest Operating System/Firmware

Grade B

  • This item is in good condition
  • Light Marks/Scratches on the screen
  • Light marks/Signs of use on the Rear of the device
  • Data Wiped and Factory Reset
  • Updated to the Latest Operating System/Firmware

Grade C

  • This item is in a used condition
  • Moderate Marks/Scratches on the screen
  • Moderate marks/Signs of use on the Rear of the device
  • Data Wiped and Factory Reset
  • Updated to the Latest Operating System/Firmware

Laptop Grading


Grade A

  • This item is in excellent condition
  • The lid of the laptop has only 1-2 minor marks / scratches present at most, which are very fine & are not easy to spot. There is little to no signs of previous use / wear.
  • The inside of the laptop is in excellent condition, showing only minor signs of previous use / wear to the keyboard & mouse pad and only 1-2 minor scratches to the inside plastics such as the palm rest etc.

Grade B

  • This item is in good condition
  • The lid of the laptop does have some very minor marks / fine scratches visible to the surface, which may be hard to make out in the photos but are definitely visible.
  • The inside of the laptop is in a similar condition, showing very minor marks / scratches visible as well as some signs of use to the trackpad, keyboard and palmrest

Grade C

  • This item is in used condition.
  • The lid of the laptop does have visible marks & scratching of different types, meaning some of the marks / scratches may be more or less visible than others
  • The inside of the laptop is in a similar condition, there is visible signs of previous use / wear to the palm rest & the keyboard of the laptop, showing some shine to keys / buttons where there has been past use. There is also some small scratching / marks visible to the plastics.

Desktop Grading


Grade A

  • This item is in excellent condition
  • The front face of this machine is in excellent condition, showing no scratches. The top of the machine is in a similar condition, showing no signs of wear.
  • The sides of this machine are in excellent condition, showing no scratches / marks.

Grade B

  • This item is in good condition
  • The front face of this machine is in good condition, showing some visible marks & scratches which may be visible in the photos but may not be due to the reflection of light.
  • The sides of the machine do show some minor marks / scratches which again will be visible in the photos and highlighted to best possibility. The top of the machine may also have some small signs of use / wear which again will be visible in the photos.

Grade C

  • This item is in used condition.
  • The front face of this machine is in a used condition, showing multiple fine scratches & grazes which may or may not be visible in the photos due to the reflection in the finish.
  • The sides of the machine are in similar condition, showing some marks & scratches which will be highlighted in the photos as well as any damage if any is present.

Tablet Grading

Grade A

  • This item is in excellent condition
  • The screen of this item is in excellent condition, showing no visible marks & scratches. The edges to the screen are also in excellent condition, showing no marks / scratches.
  • The rear of the item is in excellent condition showing no visible marks / scratches or signs of use / wear.

Grade B

  • This item is in good condition
  • The screen of this item is in good condition but may have 1-2 fine scratches / marks from previous use / wear. The edges of the screen may also have some visible signs of use / wear.
  • The rear of the item is in good condition, although there is some visible marks & scratches visible to the finish & also to the edges.

Grade C

  • This item is in used condition.
  • The screen of this item is in OK condition, there may be visible scratching & marks as well as signs of use / wear to the edges of the item
  • The rear of the item is in a used condition, showing multiple scratches as well as high signs of previous use & wear.

Watch Grading

 Grade A

  • This item is in excellent condition
  • The face of this item is in excellent condition, showing no visible marks & scratches. The edges to the face are also in excellent condition, showing no marks / scratches
  • The strap of the item is in excellent condition showing no visible marks / scratches or signs of use / wear.

Grade B

  • This item is in good condition
  • The face of this item is in good condition but may have 1-2 fine scratches / marks from previous use / wear. The edges of the face may also have some visible signs of use / wear.
  • The strap of the item is in good condition, although there is some visible marks & scratches visible to the finish & also to the edges.

Grade C

  • This item is in used condition.
  • The face of this item is in OK condition, there may be visible scratching & marks as well as signs of use / wear to the edges of the item
  • The strap of the item is in a used condition, showing multiple scratches as well as high signs of previous use & wear.

Console Grading


Grade A

  • This item is in excellent condition
  • No Marks/Scratches to the console casing
  • Hard Drive has been Data Wiped and software reloaded to the latest version
  • Tested/Repaired by expert technicians

Grade B

  • This item is in good condition
  • Light Marks/Scratches to the console casing
  • Hard Drive has been Data Wiped and software reloaded to the latest version
  • Tested/Repaired by expert technicians

Grade C

  • This item is in a used condition
  • Moderate Marks/Scratches to the console casing
  • Hard Drive has been Data Wiped and software reloaded to the latest version
  • Tested/Repaired by expert technicians