Apple unveiled its latest flagship phone,, just a few days ago during this year's Apple event. The new phone boasts upgraded cameras and screen sizes for certain models from its predecessor. Along with the new phone came changes to how Apple is selling the iPhone 13 across stores, including its own. The iPhone 13 base model is now $699 (down from $799) and the mini is also $100 less.
Both models start at 128GB of storage with an option to expand to either 256GB or 512GB. For the first time in Apple history, the iPhone 13 Pro and Pro Max offered the option to buy up to 1TB of storage. The 13 Pro and Pro Max, which were selling for $999 and $1,099, are no longer available since customers have the iPhone 14 Pro and Pro Max to choose from.
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Still, the base iPhone 13 modelfrom the iPhone 12, including a larger battery, more storage space, a new A15 Bionic processor and iOS 15. There are some great deals on iPhone 13 that you might want to check out if you need a phone right now and don't mind grabbing the second-latest version.
The, at least for many Apple users, was the base iPhone 13 model.
The iPhone 13 has solid upgrades from the iPhone 12, even though it's not too different from the previous model. It has a squared-off design just like the 12 and supports 5G and MagSafe charging. The camera on this model is on par with 2021's top-of-the-line iPhone 12 Pro Max, and its battery life is 4.5 hours more than the iPhone 12.
What colors does the iPhone 13 come in?
The iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 Mini come in six different colors: green, pink, blue, midnight, starlight white and Product Red.
How much does the iPhone 13 cost?
The two available models of the iPhone 13 have different prices that change depending on the amount of storage. Pricing for each model starts at:
- iPhone 13 Mini: $599
- iPhone 13: $699
Best iPhone 13 deals
Most retailers and carriers, including Apple itself, are offering great deals on the iPhone 13. If you've got an older iPhone or a used iPhone 13 that you're looking to trade in, you can save hundreds on a new iPhone. We've rounded up some of the best deals out there right now.
We'll keep updating this page as new offers become available, so check back if your carrier or preferred retailer isn't listed below.
Apple is offering up to $720 in credit when you trade in an eligible device. The service is called Apple Trade In and the steps to get it are described on the Apple website. First, you'll answer some questions to get an estimated trade-in value. You can then finance your phone and Apple will apply the value as credit, or you can pay the full amount of the phone and they'll credit your payment method after receiving the old phone. To new iPhone 13 and get up to $720 with a trade-in, you need to give up an iPhone 13 Pro Max that's in good condition. But say you have an iPhone 12 Pro Max that's in great condition; you'll get a $530 credit. That makes your new iPhone 13 just $170.
One of the best trade-in options is with AT&T. You can get up to $600 off your new iPhone 13, making it just $130 after trade-in. Eligible items include any used iPhone 13, iPhone 12, iPhone 11 and iPhone X. You have to pay the remaining balance in installments and it can only be activated with an AT&T monthly plan. This deal is open to both new and existing customers who want to upgrade or add a line.
For existing Sprint customers (before they were bought by T-Mobile), you can trade in an iPhone XR or newer and get an extra $200 trade-in credit from Sprint on top of your Apple trade-in credit. Where Apple will give you $720 in trade-in for an iPhone 13 Pro Max, you'll get $280 more from Sprint, making an iPhone 13 with 128GB free of charge. Trading in the iPhone XR or iPhone 11 will land you anywhere between $420 to $500 in credit.
T-Mobile offers up to $400 in credit when you trade in an iPhone 8 or older for a newer model, but most of that will go towards bill credits. After trade-in, your 128GB iPhone 13 will cost $600 or $21 per month for 24 months. You can trade in an iPhone 11 and get $210 off your iPhone 13, and $489 in bill credit. If you have an iPhone 12 to trade in, you'll get an iPhone 13 for $384 and a trade-in credit of $315 along with a bill credit of $384.
Verizon is offering a free iPhone 13 plus credit if you trade in a used iPhone 13 Pro Max and get a new line. That number goes down to $440 for upgrades to existing lines. You have to buy the iPhone 13 with a select 5G Unlimited plan, which can start at $65 per month for a welcome plan and go up to $90 per month for unlimited data and 50GB high-speed mobile hotspot data. You can get an extra $200 in credit when you switch from another carrier, or save up to $150 when you also purchase a smartwatch. Save $30 on AirPods, too, with any iPhone purchase at Verizon.
When you get a new plan and trade in your old iPhone directly from AT&T, you'll get $700 in credit. But when you get it through Best Buy, you can get up to $800 in credit. You have to activate an unlimited plan with AT&T to earn that much and use the code TRADEOFFER22 when you submit your trade-in request with AT&T.
You can save up to $100 when you buy an iPhone 13 at Boost Mobile. Both new and existing customers can capitalize on this deal. Since Boost Mobile is a prepaid carrier, you have to buy the phone outright; there are no financing options. All of the phones are in stock in several colors and several storage options.