Originally Posted by Sakura
What happens to Kindles that get returned ?
I would think that would depend on why they were returned. With most reputable stores, if an items is returned just because the purchaser decided they didn't want it, it will be tested (to make certain it is in saleable working order) and then packaged and sold.
If, however, it was returned as being defective, or if it is returned in a non-saleable condition, it will be scrapped for parts, or repaired and sold at a discount as "reconditioned."