Product warranty If one or more of the products you received shows quality issues within the warranty period, you can return it to receive a form of compensation.Some products have different policies or requirements associated with them.
Below please find the procedure of our warranties:
1. Take a video or some photos showing the issue occurred with this item and contact us to submit your claim;
2. We will contact you for more information or give you a response within 48 hours;
3. If a product is still covered by our warranties, you may have to return it. The responsibility for paying the return shipping fees depends on the actual problem of the item you want to return.
Note: - Please check all items for quality issues within 3 days of delivery. If there are any quality issues, please contact us within the warranty period. - The warranty period for an item begins on the day the item is delivered to you.
If a product is defective before you start using it or is not working, you can return it to us within the validity period of our warranties.
However, the following scenarios are to be considered outside the scope of this protection:
a) The user voids the warranty if he or she
- Flashes the firmware of a device; - Opens the body in an attempt to fix the product; - Modifies, removes or swaps parts of a product; - Uses the device in a way that it is not intended for; - Continues to use it once the fault occurs and causes more damage; - Fails to contact us when the problem first occurs;
b) Warrantees do not cover cases of damage to products from accidental breakage, misuse, or general wear and tear.
c) Please contact us before returning a defective item; otherwise, your return request may be delayed.
d) If a repair is impossible or we can not offer a replacement due to limited stock availability，we will send you a refund to the same payment account you used to place the order. You can then use the money for purchasing this product again.
e) Intimate apparel and adult toys can not be returned due to hygiene reasons.
f) If items are lost while being returned, we will not be able to assist you as we wish we could. We recommend that you select a tracked shipping method to return the defective products.
General Item Return Policy
If your product arrives damaged or is not working, you can return it to us within 3 days after delivery or 30 days after shipment in case the delivery date is not traceable. If your order has been shipped to Brazil or Russia, you can send it back to us within 40 days after shipment. You will receive an e-mail containing the shipment date and other details of your order after it has been shipped. Some products have different policies or requirements associated with them.
If the item is still within the validity period of this warranty:
We will reimburse you for the return shipping fees after the defective item has arrived in our warehouse. Any further costs incurred during the return process will be at the customer’s expense.
If the item is outside the validity period of this warranty: The customer shall be held responsible for all the shipping fees and charges when returning the defective product.
Return a DOA (dead on arrival) item
If the item arrived broken, please contact us within 3 days from the delivery date and follow the procedure for the 3 Days Product Guarantee.
If the item has a high value, we may ask you to return it. Please include all of its accessories, like cables, chargers, batteries, in the returned parcel. If an accessory or component is missing, we will ask you to pay for it. All the return shipping fees will be covered by us.
Return a defective item
We will do our best to ensure that the products shipped to our customers are in their best conditions. If your product turns out to be defective, please provide us with the following proofs:
- This clause does not include products of a category with specific warranty terms as well as damages caused by incorrect usage of a product.
Photos of the front and the back of the package or box; Partial shipment slips (if applicable); Photo or video of the defective item; Photo or video and a detailed description of the problem;
Within 90 days (from the date of shipment)
Upon being returned, the defective item will be refunded or replaced for free. Return shipping fee reimbursement is 35% of the item’s price up to a maximum of $40. If the products malfunctions (except for reasons caused by incorrect usage and accidental or intentional damage) within 90 days after shipment, you can return the product back to us. You should receive an e-mail with the shipment date and other details after your order has been shipped. Once we receive and approve the return a full refund or replacement will be offered and a shipping cost reimbursement will be issued when you provide us with a receipt of the shipping charges you paid to send it back to us (the tracking number of the return package or a screenshot of the shipping receipt).
The return shipping fee should be less than 35% of the defective item(s) value, and also less than $40(USD). We will cover the actual postage (according to the receipt you provided). If the return shipping fee exceeds the limit above, please contact our customer service for a further confirmation.
After 90 days and within 180 days from shipment
After receiving the defective item, we will forward it to our repair center. The shipping fees both ways will be covered by unihobby.
If the item stops working after 90 days from its shipment, you can still return it and we will forward it to the manufacturer for a repair or a replacement. We can arrange a refund or a free replacement.
The reimbursement of the return shipping fees will cover 15% of the price of the item up to a maximum cost of $40. We will notify you by e-mail of any expected repair costs.
After 180 days from shipment
We will not accept requests for a refund or a replacement after 180 days from shipment.
Please contact our customer service representatives for more information.
Return incorrect item received If the item you have received differs completely from the one you ordered, please do not hesitate to contact our customer service and to provide us with the following proofs:
Photos or a video of the incorrect item; Photos or a video showing the problem occurred with this product;
Because different batches of the products are supplied, the item logo or packaging you received may vary from the one displayed on our website. If all the functions and appearance of the product prove to be correct, please understand that this case will not be included in this policy. If a return is necessary, replacement plus shipping cost reimbursement will be issued to you once you send us a return shipping receipt showing how much you paid to return it. Please be sure that the incorrect item you return is in the original package and the merchandise is in the same condition you received it in. For the incorrect item, if you are able to find a use of it and prefer to keep it, you may suggest that to us and we will offer you a certain discount for buying it.
Return unsatisfactory products
If you are not satisfied with your purchase, you can return a product within 3 days after delivery to receive a replacement or a refund of its price minus the shipping fees. If the return is not a result of our error, customers will be required to cover shipping cost both ways.
Please ensure to return the item with its original packaging and accessories in the same condition as when you received it.
How can I return the defective item to UniHobby?
Please contact us before returning a defective item in order to receive the return shipping address and other instructions.
All customers should contact Customer Service for approval before sending anything to us before returning any item(s). UniHobby will not be responsible for returned item(s) without notifying us in advance.
Below are some further suggestions and important reminders:
- Keep all the packaging materials and shipping notes, which may be necessary for processing your return request;
- After mailing back the product, please send us the tracking number and a copy of the shipping receipt; if we can not receive this information, we will have to wait until when the product arrives in our warehouse.
- Refunds will be arranged to the same payment method you used to place this order. All the intermediary handling fees and bank processing fees will be at the customer's expense;
- You can refuse to sign for a package if you notice it is broken or open. Accepting a broken or damaged package can affect your return request;
- If you want to avoid paying high import duties on the return package, please avoid selecting an express mail service like DHL, UPS, TNT, FedEx, and similar ones;
- We can arrange a refund or a replacement of the product after receiving the defective item;
- Please place a note inside the return package by including the following details (this will accelerate your return request):
- If you refuse delivery of a parcel due to import duties or taxes, you assume all liability for all costs involved in returning the item to us. - You are also liable for any import duties or taxes incurred during the return process.Click here to view more.
Your order number; the product ID or name and the quantity; a short description of the problem occurred with this product;
UniHobby reserves the right to make changes and/or improvements to this policy. Any changes will be updated on the forum or on the relevant section of our help center.