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Why sell your device to us

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Once you item arrives with us we will assess your unit and aim to have your money sent to you after 48hrs. You can have a bank transfer or PayPal payment.

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At Macback we have secure security protocols from booking in to the payment of your funds. Safe, quick and secure.

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Macback is part of the ILS group that specialises in data security and the handling of redundant electronics from high security industry sectors. We will disk wipe your item to the data protection legislation standard.

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Should you not be 100% satisfied with our service we will return your item by next day courier. Our aim is to have you as a satisfied customer first and foremost.

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Jen Hesmondhalgh
Jen Hesmondhalgh
16:55 04 Feb 20
Can highly recommend 'Macback' I had got the initial quote, which I was happy with. Once Macback had our MacBook back, they actually gave me more than quoted as the spec was better than I realised. They didn't have to tell me this, this was very honest of them and I really appreciated their honesty.
James Ramsay
James Ramsay
18:53 12 Nov 19
Excellent experience with MacBack - got a very competitive offer for my old MacBook Pro, shipped and sorted with no hassle and payment arrived promptly. Highly recommend ?
15:15 26 Aug 19
I am trading in my mac for a hp stream and the service and money back is outstanding
Steve Fletcher
Steve Fletcher
11:47 20 Mar 19
MacBook Pro was collected on Friday, message to say it arrived on Monday, contacted Tuesday to say there was a fault with the DVD drive on the Mac, we came to an agreement over the phone and payment in my bank by Wednesday. Brilliant company to deal with, no hassle at all.
Rhys Gethin
Rhys Gethin
02:38 14 Sep 18
Great service! Sold my old mac, hassle free and fast process!
Helen Twydell
Helen Twydell
07:33 18 Mar 17
Superb service. Was really concerned about who to trust with my beloved MacBook Pro. Read a lot of reviews and finally plumped for MacBack as a) they offered one of the highest prices and had a very easy-to-complete online form, b) they send out DPD as a courier to you to collect (who are the best IMO) and who give you a receipt there and then, and c) they had excellent reviews online. Also, they respond to emails promptly AND answer the phone (most places don't!) and a lovely man was able to help me with a concern I had re OS install after erasing the built-in harddrive. He was very knowledgable about Macs (tick!) and really friendly. The courier came on Thursday afternoon, I received confirmation of Grade C condition and amount payable on Tuesday and the cash was in my bank the next day. Couldn't praise them more. Thank you!
Gerbert Naismith
Gerbert Naismith
15:35 02 Sep 16
I wanted a new computer but I couldn’t justify getting one when I had one that worked perfectly well, even though it was a few years old. I heard about this company, so I figured if I could get a little cash for my old Mac I could get a new one. Well sure enough, I sent in my old mac and they sent me a check. I am now the proud oner of a new Macbook!
Joan Gledson
Joan Gledson
20:27 26 May 16
Fast, efficient service. Price offered was fair and compared well with other offers. Would definitely use again. Thank you
Ewan Sim
Ewan Sim
16:13 26 May 16
Charles and the team were really to deal with. All information passed was clear and precise, box to pick up iMac arrived next day with plenty packing and label. With in couple days the money was in my bank. I would highly recommend MacBack to any one.
Josie McNamara
Josie McNamara
08:15 26 May 16
Great service. If you want to avoid ebay then use these guys. Every question answered quickly.
Eileen Wilkie
Eileen Wilkie
17:20 25 May 16
Great, efficient service. Prompt reply to e-mails and helpful telephone advice from Charles 🙂 Courier excellent - box for my laptop was delivered to my work address within 2 days and laptop picked up the next day from a local store. Money for my traded-in laptop was in my account the same day my laptop was checked. Very happy with the customer service and would definitely recommend MacBack 🙂
Christopher Torrence
Christopher Torrence
15:53 25 May 16
Great service, picked laptop up from my work address and money was in my account within 5 working days of them receiving. Would definitely recommend
Ben Fogg
Ben Fogg
09:38 25 May 16
So good I can't do it justice without sounding fake. Everything arrived on time...great one to one service (nice work Charles), all replies were prompt...if i had more old macs I'd sell them all to this lot. Genuinely good work xxx
John Tavernor
John Tavernor
09:00 20 May 16
These guys are the best. They very quickly gave me a very fair quote online, without me having to supply an email address. Also they appeared to be highest price. Charles was most helpful and promptly and professionally assisted me through the whole process. The devices were picked up by UPS, when I wanted, and MacBack supplied a prepaid label to apply to the packaging. They even supplied an outer box if needed. I was kept totally informed on the progress of the delivery and result of the engineers findings. The payment was immediately paid into my bank account. A FIRST CLASS experience.
George Clakenbottom
George Clakenbottom
16:29 10 May 16
Great business idea. I traded in my MacBook Pro for more then I would have got from eBay. Courier arrived next day and I had the cash the day after. Great service will use again.
George Clarkwell
George Clarkwell
16:29 10 May 16
Great business idea. I traded in my MacBook Pro for more then I would have got from eBay. Courier arrived next day and I had the cash the day after. Great service will use again.
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More info about Macbook Pro

There were five generations of Macbook Pros. Each generation has its own technical specifications. Some summary about Macbook Pros and their advantages.

First generation of Macbooks (Polycarbonate model A1181 family)

First generation

The MacBook Pro 1st generation was unveiled in 2006 by Steve Jobs. It’s design was similar to the design of the PowerBook G4 except it used Intel Core CPUs. The 1st generation MacBook Pro came equipped with an iSight webcam.

  • Produced from early 2006 to late 2008
  • Display: 15.4 or 17-inch LCD
  • Processor: Intel core Duo or Intel Core 2 Duo 1.83 GHz to 2.5 GHz
  • Memory: from 512 Mb to 4 Gb
  • Hard drive: from 80 Gb to 250 Gb

You can sell your MacBook Pro of the first generation for up to £450. Quote now

Second generation of Macbooks (Unibody aluminum model)

Second generation

The MacBook Pro 2nd generation was released in 2008. This MacBook is an aluminium unibody laptop that is slightly thinner than a 1st generation MacBook Pro and it has black keys on the keyboard which are separated.

  • Produced from late 2008 to mid 2012
  • Display: 15.4 or 17-inch LED-backlit widescreen glossy display (16:10)
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo or Intel i5/i7 2.4 to 2.8 GHz
  • Memory: from 2 Gb to 8 Gb
  • Storage: from 250 GB to 500 GB HDD/SSD

You can sell your MacBook Pro 2nd generation for up to £600. Quote now

Macbooks (Unibody polycarbonate model)

Third generation (Retina)

The 3rd generation MacBook Pro was released in 2012. This MacBook also has an aluminium enclosure, and it has separated black keys on the keyboard. It was marketed as being a Macbook Pro with Retina display so buyers would be able to tell the difference between an updated 2nd generation and the 3rd generation.

  • Produced from mid 2012 to mid 2015
  • Display: 13.3 or 15.4-inch LED-backlit widescreen glossy Retina Display
  • Processor: Intel Core i5, Core i7 2.3 GHz or 2.7 GHz
  • Memory: from 8 Gb to 16 Gb
  • Storage: from 250 GB to 1 Tb SSD

You can sell your MacBook Pro 3rd generation for up to £1800. Quote now

Macbooks (Unibody polycarbonate model)

Forth generation (Touch Bar and USB-C)

The MacBook Pro 4th generation was released in October of 2016 and was produced at least until May 2019.  This iteration includes the popular Touch Bar which doubles as a power button. Ports were replaced with either two or four combo Thunderbolt 3 ports. Other updates with this new generation include dual and quad-core processors as well as an improvement in graphics and displays which offer a wider gamut of colors.

  • Produced from late 2016 to 2020
  • Display: 13.3 or 15.4 -inch LED-backlit widescreen glossy Retina display
  • Processor: Apple M1
  • Memory: from 8 Gb build-in with an optional 16 GB RAM available at purchase
  • Storage: from 256 GB, 512 GB, or 1 TB SSD

You can sell your MacBook Pro 4th generation for up to £1800. Quote now

Sell MacBook Pro M1 2021 Space Grey

Fifth generation

The fifth generation of MacBook Pro came out in October of 2021 replacing the high-end 13 and 16-inch MacBook Pros that are Intel-based. This fifth generation MacBook Pro, the Liquid Retina XDR equipped with the Apple silicon chips M1 Pro and M1 Max, was made available in 14 and 16-inches.

  • Produced from late 2021 to 2022
  • Display: 14.2 or 16.2 in glossy display 16.10 without notch
  • Processor: Apple M1 Pro or M1 Max
  • Memory: from 16, 32, or 64 GB
  • Storage: from 512 GB to 1 TB

You can sell your MacBook Pro 5th generation for up to £1800. Quote now

Preparing your Device for sale

Before your send us your Macbook Pro, it is a good idea to make a backup of your information. A backup is created as an extra copy of the file on your computer so that you can transfer these files to your new computer and continue to have access to them long after your Macbook Pro is gone. There are a few different ways to do a backup on your computer. One of the most common ways is to use iCloud to backup your documents, music, calendars, photos, and anything else you want to keep from your Macbook Pro. Backing up your computer is a fairly simple, straightforward process. However, if you would rather not attempt to do it on your own you can hire someone to do it for you at a very reasonable price.
After you have created a backup of the files on your Macbook Pro, you will want to make sure that you sign out of iTunes. To do so, open iTunes. On the menu bar at the top of the screen, choose “store”. Next, choose Deauthorise this Computer. Once you have entered your Apple ID and password, you should click Deauthorise to complete the process of signing out of iTunes. When you deauthorise your computer, you are removing access to the content you purchased from iTunes while you owned your Macbook Pro. This means that the next person who receives your Macbook Pro will not be able to access any of your movies, music, books, or other content so it is a pretty important step to complete.
Before starting, you will need to archive or make copies of your iCloud data if you use any iCloud features on your Macbook Pro like Find my Mac. The next step is to go to the Apple menu and select System Preferences. Then click iCloud and uncheck the Find My Mac checkbox. Lastly, sign out of iCloud. Go to System Preferences where you should click iCloud and sign out. You will be asked whether you want to remove iCloud data from your Macbook. Remember, when you sign out of iCloud, you are not removing data from your iCloud account. You are only removing data from your Macbook Pro so the next owner will not have access to it. Your iCloud data will remain safe in the cloud and you will be able to access it again once you log into another device using the same Apple ID.
This is a short, easy step to be taken if your Macbook Pro is using the OS X Mountain Lion or later. If not, you will not have to do this step. If you are using the OS X Mountain Lion or later, go to the Messages app and click on Preferences. Next, select accounts and select your iMessage account. Finally, click Sign Out.
This is the final step you should take if you are selling your Macbook Pro. Before you start, make sure your computer is connected to the Internet. Restart your Macbook Pro. When you hear the startup sound, hold Command and R keys to go to OS X Recovery. Then, select Disk Utility and Continue. Select the name of your startup disk and click the Erase tab. To erase the drive, click Security Options and choose an erase method before clicking OK. When you see the format pop-up menu, choose Mac OS Extended. Type a disk name and then click Erase. After the drive has been erased, you can close the Disk Utility window. Next, choose a network from the Wi-Fi menu if you are not connected to the Internet any longer. Choose the option Reinstall OS X. You can next click Continue, and follow the directions on the screen to finish reinstallation.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: I don’t have the power supply – what should I do?
A: No problem we will still buy your Macbook Pro. For any item sent to us without a power supply you have 2 options. Send the item in and we will deduct £35 for the cost of the new power supply. We think this is more than a fair price. Or you can buy another power supply from various internet outlets and supply your own no problem.
Q: When do I get paid for my Macbook Pro?
A: We try to turn around all trade ins within 48Hrs of the unit arriving at our location. You can choose to be paid by either PayPal or bank transfer the choice is yours.
Q: Is it safe for my personal data to sell a Macbook Pro?
A: Macback is part of the intelligent lifecycle solutions group. We are a global recycler of electronic goods. We are ISO certified in all our practices. That gives you the customer confidence that your data is secure whether you have one IPad or 3000 servers the process is the same.
Q: I don’t know the model and the specs of my Macbook Pro – what should I do?
A: No problem, if you are on line during UK business hours please use our chat system and our sales team will be happy to help you. Or email us on help@macback.co.uk and we will get back to you and walk you through the process.

Still have some questions? Please contact us for more info.

General Questions

Q: Where is the best place to sell a MacBook Pro?

A: When it comes to selling your MacBook Pro, there are a lot of options. One option is Ebay. You can list your MacBook Pro for sale on Ebay. You may have to pay a listing fee to sell your MacBook Pro, and when it sells, you will also have to pay a portion of the sale price to Ebay in fees, so that’s something you definitely want to consider.

Another option to sell your MacBook Pro is on a social media site like Facebook Marketplace. You can list your MacBook Pro for sale on a variety of social media sites. The problem with this is you will have to wait for someone who wants to pay what you’re asking. You might get a lot of people who want to haggle with you and give you next to nothing for your device. There’s also a chance that if you do sell your device, you might not have all your personal information taken off of it. This can leave you exposed to attacks.

Another option to consider is Macback. With our website, we will buy your MacBook Pro outright. There’s no waiting for us to list it and for a customer to purchase it from us. We’ll make you an offer upfront so you know how much you will get at the end of the transaction. Our company also take care of erasing all of your personal data, so you don’t have to worry about any kind of data breach coming from your old device. We also offer the best prices in the UK, so you know that you’re getting what your MacBook is worth. We even have a price match guarantee, and we’ll send your money right to your bank.

Q: How much can I sell my MacBook Pro for?

A: There are several factors that go into consideration when we’re making an offer. We consider the type of device you have including the model type and technical specs. We also consider the amount of wear and tear on the device. When taking those areas into consideration, we can offer up to £1,800 for a MacBook Pro.

Q: Where can I bring my MacBook Pro to sell?

A: Good news! You don’t have to bring your MacBook Pro to us, we’ll come to you! We will collect your device from your home or office when you are ready to sell, so you don’t have to spend any time traveling.