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iPhone Upgrade to Cost an Extra $200?

iPhone Upgrade to Cost an Extra $200?

Posted June 8, 2009 at 7:49pm by iClarified · 7657 views
Current iPhone users might find an extra $200 tagged onto the price of the iPhone 3G S when they try to upgrade.

According to an AppleInsider report customers must have stayed with AT&T for at least a year to quality for the advertised $199 (16GB) and $299 (32GB) price points.

Current users who bought their iPhone 3G shortly after launch last year will have to wait till their previous date of purchase to upgrade. Otherwise, they will have to pay the $200 premium. That makes the 16GB iPhone $399 and the 32GB iPhone $499.

Users can also pay a $400 premium to get the new phone with no-contract, no-commit pricing. That would make the 16GB iPhone $599 and the 32GB iPhone $699.

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Pissed OFF
Pissed OFF - June 9, 2009 at 3:18pm
I just called, ITS 18 MONTHS ATT YOU SUCK ASSS!!!!
LaDuffry - June 8, 2009 at 11:40pm
So i have the first gen iphone, i bought it when it came out. So i can just take it in and get it upgraded with no fee? Or do i have to finish my 2 year contract... which ends July 5th? Please tell me. Thanks
Rick Astley
Rick Astley - June 9, 2009 at 12:37am
Yes, you do. If you don't you have to pay the extra 200 bucks, I will have to because i bought the 3g last November and it is no where near 2 years.
ricky - June 9, 2009 at 11:06am
no your good u had the phone for more them a year u can just go in the apple or att store and get ur new phone for the cheap promotions i have the iphone 3g and i just need to wait 10 day until im 1 year with att and i can upgrade too
Nick - June 9, 2009 at 12:02pm
Wrong, according to at&t site, the contract time required is 18 months, not 1 year.
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