Our Story

Who We Are

ecoATM Gazelle is two brands, one company, and millions of devices given a second life.

We’re a known leader in reducing electronic waste and finding value in gently used electronics. We offer a simpler and safer way to trade, buy and sell devices, all while taking the initiative to create a greener planet. To top it off, we also have a pretty awesome work environment to accomplish all of this while helping each other to grow exponentially.

Our team at ecoATM Gazelle is more than just a group of peers. We're a close-knit unit of creative minds and game-changers who aren't afraid to rewrite the rules of modern conservation. It's all about providing the ultimate customer experience to buy and sell electronic devices, all while helping to create a healthier planet for future generations. We strive daily to be reigning world-champ of e-recycling and device lifecycle management, and the proof is in our staggering growth, stellar customer satisfaction, and providing a work culture unlike any other.

Together, we’re here to change how the world thinks about pre-owned consumer technology and make a lasting, positive impact on the world we live in. 

Selling Devices for Cash

There are many phone, tablet and computer choices for today’s consumer to select from. The biggest question after they upgrade or purchase their new device is always ‘what do I do with my old one?’

ecoATM acquired Gazelle in 2015, allowing our consumers to have an online or kiosk experience Nationwide. ecoATM Gazelle kiosks are automated machines that make it easy and convenient for people to sell back unwanted tablets and smartphones. ecoATM Gazelle kiosks are located in the malls, grocery stores and Walmart that people already frequent. People receive cash on the spot for the iPhones and Android devices they no longer use.

ecoATM Gazelle kiosks and Gazelle.com provide consumers with real cash, real fast and the best options when it comes to buying and trading in pre-owned electronics. We have a commitment to delivering convenient consumer solutions via online channels or in person, depending on the preference of the consumer. ecoATM Gazelle kiosks and Gazelle.com reward people for smart consumption. Each option provides an easy, safe, fast, and secure way for consumers to trade in their devices for cash at their convenience. Gazelle.com also offers certified pre-owned devices at a better value than competitors.


ecoATM Gazelle is located throughout the US in Louisville, KY, Boston, MA and San Diego, CA.

Our Story

Headquartered in San Diego, California, ecoATM LLC. is the only automated kiosk company that collects unwanted or used cell phones, tablets and MP3 players for instant cash. ecoATM Gazelle kiosks accept devices of any era or condition and use a worldwide auction system to offer consumers competitive prices – ranging from a few dollars for older models to a few hundred for newer smartphones – depending upon condition. We buy back cell phones and other mobile devices and tablets. ecoATM Gazelle kiosks provide a safe, secure way for consumers to recycle used electronic devices, and has implemented extensive security features and processes to deter the sale of stolen devices. ecoATM sets the standard for the highest level of transparency and cooperation with law enforcement.

Today, ecoATM Gazelle kiosks are convenient, safe and instantly rewarding. Our online option, Gazelle.com is the nation’s leading consumer electronics trade-in site where you can buy certified pre-owned devices or trade in your unwanted devices for cash. We work hand-in-hand with our customers to enhance value and make good things happen in every part of the consumer electronics lifecycle.

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