Discounts on Second Hand Entertainment Products At CeX Since 1992
CeX (or the Complete Entertainment Exchange) began life in 1992 on London’s Tottenham Court Road. Since then it has expanded rapidly, selling discounted second hand computer games, consoles, DVDs and other items across Europe and the Americas.
Nowadays, you might well be familiar with a CeX store, as there are hundreds of them across the UK. All of them include titles for popular gaming systems like the PS4, iPhone models and plenty of other digital goodies.
However, CeX has also pioneered online second hand entertainment sales. All of CeX’s second hand goods can be searched for on www.uk.webuy.com, where customers can sell their unwanted items as well as buying new ones.
Where to Buy CeX Products
There are 336 CeX stores located all across the UK, so there is a good chance that you live close to a bricks and mortar outlet. To find your nearest CeX store, head to the webuy.com website and use their Store Locator tool. All you need to do is enter your postcode and a map will show the way to stores in your area.
Alternatively, you can buy a massive range of consumer electricals and entertainment products at the firm’s online store.
Product Categories at webuy.com
The CeX online store offers the following major product categories for customers to browse:
- Gaming – Features consoles like the 3DS, Nintendo DS, GameCube, PlayStation 4, 3 & 2, PS Vita, PSP, Wii, Wii U, Xbox, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. Also includes PCs and a range of retro-gaming systems. Games are on offer for all of the featured systems and the best way to find them is to browse by the console or system that you are interested in.
- Phones – Includes phones from major manufacturers like Apple, LG, Motorola and Samsung, with smartphones, tablets and basic mobile devices all available. Also includes mobile phone accessories like chargers and cables.
- Electronics – Features gadgets like Oculus Rift headsets, fitness bands, branded toys and smart watches. Also features cameras, memory cards, video cameras, camera accessories, Sat Nav and GPS units, headphones, iPods and Kindles.
- Film & TV – Includes both Blu-ray and DVD collections, with films and TV shows divided into genres such as adult, anime, action, martial arts, kids, music, sport, TV & documentary and world cinema.
- Computing – Features data storage devices, desktops, nettops and all-in-ones, graphics and sound cards, internal memory, laptops, networking peripherals, optical drives, processors, tablets, software packages by Adobe, Apple and Microsoft and accessories like speakers, mice, keyboards, webcams and controllers.
- Music – Includes CDs divided by genre (such as hip-hop & rap, dance & electronic, rock, R&B and soul and special interest). Also includes music technology like sound systems, speakers, headphones, DJ decks, synths, mixers and MIDI controllers.
- Vision – Includes Blu-ray players, TV media players like Amazon Fire and Apple TV, accessories like 3D glasses, HDMI cables and digital projectors.
- Home – Features computers, DVD, gaming products, phones and other items for families to enjoy.
The CeX online store stocks a huge array of famous brands, with leading names including:
Making a Purchase At the CeX Online Store
All customers shopping at CeX need to sign up for an account when they make their first purchase. Signing up takes about 5 minutes and requires only a few pieces of basic information. You can also opt into email and SMS updates if you want to stay up to date with the firm’s offers.
Sales at CeX
CeX is a discount second-hand retailer and always tries to offer lower prices than firms that sell brand new items. In that sense, CeX operates a permanent sale and all of their products are cheaper than high street retailers. However, shoppers can expect even larger reductions at certain times of year. Check out the CeX HotUKDeals listings pages when Black Friday comes around in November, as well as their New Year.
Selling Items at webuy.com
When you have something electronic in your wardrobe you want to get rid of, there are two ways to do it:
Selling your goods in store:
- Clean the item and wipe your personal data before you sell your product.
- Go to a CeX store.
- The price will be determined once the product has been checked in store.
Selling your goods at webuy.com:
- Find and select your item either by browsing through the different categories of the online shop or typing in your sought-after term in the box that says “Start New Search”.
- When you find what you are looking for, choose “I want to sell this item”.
- Press “Advance to checkout” and you will be guided to the next step.
- Login with your existing account or register a new one.
- The amount you´ll get for selling your items will be displayed in a listing.
- In the next step you choose “How would you like to be paid?”
- When you select the CeX voucher as the payment method the amount you get will be higher.
- Finish the process by pressing “Sell Now”.
Payment Methods Accepted by CeX
When you shop at CeX, the following payment methods are accepted: VISA, Mastercard (credit and debit cards), PayPal, Bitcoin and CeX vouchers.
Shipping Options from CeX
CeX operates a uniform delivery service, priced at £2.50 per order that can deliver to addresses across the UK.
All orders are despatched using either Royal Mail’s first class service or an express courier firm. Your items should be with you within 5 days of placing the order.
Items over £40 in value require a signature upon delivery, so make sure you are at home when they are due to arrive.
You can also track all orders with CeX. To do so, go to your CeX account at webuy.com, select the “My account” option and then “Order tracking”.
Returning Items to webuy.com
CeX customers are allowed to return any items should they change their mind within 14 days of receiving them. Any items being returned need to be in the same condition they arrived in, without any damage to the packaging. When you return an item to CeX, the firm will refund the initial shipping cost of £2.50.
To make a return to CeX, customers have a number of options:
One way is to take your item(s) to a CeX store nearby. Take along the item and your receipt, and staff will arrange an immediate refund if you are within the 14 day limit.
You can also return any items via post:
CeX offers a freepost service for all returns via Royal Mail.
- If you want to take advantage of this service, the first thing to do is to print out the right Returns Label at the website.
- Package your items as normal, print your label and stick it onto your package.
- When you pack your items, make sure that you include your order number both inside and outside the package.
- Now, send your package to:
- CeX Returns Order [insert your order number here]
21 Greycaine Road
Watford, WD24 7GP
You can also use the Collect+ service to return any items:
- To do so, print off a Collect+ label from the website.
- Search for your nearest Collect+ pick-up point here.
- Package your items and attach the label, then take them to the nearest Collect+ point. Remember to collect a Customer Parcel Receipt when you drop off your items, as this will enable you to track your return.
CeX on Social Media
As you’d expect from an electronic entertainment retailer, CeX has an active online presence, including the following social media channels:
There is also a lively CeX company blog where staff members talk about new releases, retro-gaming memories, store deals and much more besides.
If you want to get in touch with CeX regarding a purchase, they can be reached via the firm’s email contact form.
You could also give them a call at 0870 280 2396 (calls cost 13p per minute) or alternatively you might want to contact them in writing at:
21 Greycaines Road
If you have any basic questions about how to buy from the CeX website, there is also a useful FAQ section that should provide you with the answers you seek.
Buy Cheap Electronics From the CeX Online Store
CeX is a great place to go for games, consoles, iPhones, tablets – the whole range of entertainment and home electronics. They also offer regular discounts on many items, and you can keep up with them by regularly checking the CeX HotUKDeals listings pages.