It is required to specify the item condition while selling an item on eBay.
eBay item condition completely depends on which category you list the items in.
In this article we'll look at what does each condition mean according to eBay and what specific condition(s) are required for an item within each category, as per eBay.
Click here to know the acceptable item conditions within each eBay category.
A brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging (where packaging is applicable).
Packaging should be the same as what is found in a retail store, unless the item is handmade or was packaged by the manufacturer in non-retail packaging, such as an unprinted box or plastic bag.
A new, unused item with absolutely no signs of wear.
The item may be missing the original packaging, or in the original packaging but not sealed.
The item may be a factory second or a new, unused item with defects.
An item in excellent, new condition with no wear.
The item may be missing the original packaging or protective wrapping, or may be in the original packaging but not sealed.
The item includes original accessories.
The item may be a factory second.
An item that has been professionally restored to working order by a manufacturer or manufacturer-approved vendor.
This means the product has been inspected, cleaned, and repaired to meet manufacturer specifications and is in excellent condition.
This item may or may not be in the original packaging.
An item that has been restored to working order by the eBay seller or a third party not approved by the manufacturer.
This means the item has been inspected, cleaned, and repaired to full working order and is in excellent condition.
This item may or may not be in original packaging.
An item that has been used previously. The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully operational and functions as intended. This item may be a floor model or store return that has been used. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections.
For parts or not working
An item that does not function as intended and is not fully operational.
This includes items that are defective in ways that render them difficult to use, items that require service or repair, items that are locked or can't be activated, or items missing essential components.