Viewsonic offers £125 trade-in on Viewpad tablet

Viewsonic is offering up to £125 cash back if you trade in your old laptop or netbook its ViewPad 7-inch or 10-inch tablet computer between now and the end of December from a participating retailer.

Once your new Viewpad arrives, complete a claim online, upload your proof of purchase and send Viewsonic your old laptop or netbook. The offer is valid from 30 days after purchase (30 day claim period.)

You can claim £100 trade-in when you buy a ViewPad seven incher, which sells for about £400 normally, or £125 trade in when you buy the £430 ViewPad ten incher.

In order to qualify, your old laptop or netbook must be undamaged (reasonable wear and tear will be accepted), less than four years old, working and complete with functioning battery and power supply. We can't help thinking that such things are in short supply.

Qualifying retailers for ViewPad upgrade programme include SCAN, Expansys, Misco, and W Store. There's more info here.