Tech Dump Electronics Recycling is a certified Responsible Recycler (R2) and will re-wipe and verify to the highest standards for data sanitization.
We’ll also properly recycle your SIM/Micro SD card.
1) BACK UP YOUR DATA!
2) ERASE ALL CONTENT
First, ensure that your phone has sufficient battery life to stay on for 20-30 min. If not, just plug it in.
If you have an iPhone/iPad/iPod:
a) After backing up your data sign out of iCloud, iTunes, iMessage and the App Store.
b) Then go to settings, tap General > Reset > Erase All Content and Settings.
If you have an Android Phone or Tablet:
a) Go to Settings > Backup & Reset > Factory Data Reset.
After these steps are complete your device will be wiped of your personal data.
HOW TO ERASE ALL DATA ON ANDROID DEVICES
STEP 1: Select the “Settings” icon
STEP 2: Select “Backup and reset”
STEP 3: Select “Factory data reset”
STEP 4: Select “RESET PHONE”
STEP 5: If your phone has a password, you will need to enter it in order to proceed.