Will Apple upgrade your phone?
As a member of the iPhone Upgrade Program, you can get a new iPhone once you’ve made the equivalent of at least 12 payments. ¹ And you’ll get your choice of AppleCare+ coverage, too. Check upgrade eligibility.
Does Apple give free upgrades?
How does the iPhone Upgrade Program work? You buy an iPhone from Apple — from an Apple Store in person, Apple’s online store or the Apple Store app — and agree to pay it off off over 24 months. But after making half of those payments, you’re eligible for a free upgrade.
How do you upgrade your iPhone to a new one?
Update your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch wirelessly Plug your device into power and connect to the internet with Wi-Fi. Go to Settings > General, then tap Software Update. If you see two software update options available, choose the one that you want to install. Tap Install Now.
Can I trade in my iPhone for an upgrade?
Can I trade in my current device when I join the iPhone Upgrade Program? If you are not already participating in the iPhone Upgrade Program, you can trade in your eligible device at an Apple Store for credit toward your subsequent purchase as part of the iPhone Upgrade Program.
Is iPhone upgrade worth it?
So, is Apple’s iPhone Upgrade Program worth it? The short answer is not really. It costs more than carrier programs – and significantly more than paying in full. Even with AppleCare+, it’s not a good deal since it doesn’t cover loss and theft (a staple of most carrier insurance plans).
How often should you upgrade iPhone?
For example, if you’re a casual user, barely use your iPhone, and don’t care about the newest features available, you should upgrade your iPhone every three to five years. That’ll give you time to save up some money and buy the highest-end iPhone later on, which will likely last you longer.
How many years should an iPhone Last?
Apple estimates an average lifespan of three years for their iPhones, but many people see a decline in performance around the two-year mark.
Is it better to buy iPhone from Apple or Best Buy?
No advantage at all. Best Buy is an official retailer of Apple Products. The only difference is that you won’t have to drive to an Apple Store if it farther than Best Buy, and now some of the Best Buy stores are official “repair” centers for Apple products.