Apple’s latest handsets have been on sale for a month now, and many are still waiting to get theirs. So if you’ve been scouring the internet and malls looking for a particular color or storage size, we can help. Here are the best iPhone 7 deals we’ve discovered in the U.S., the UK, and India.
iPhone 7 deals
The prices and details given in this article were correct as of October 17. The 7 Plus seems to be sold out in most places, while the smaller iPhone 7 is generally available in most sizes and storage options.
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Here are the iPhone 7 deals we’ve found broken down by country.
If you’re a U.S. citizen and you haven’t managed to get one of the many great iPhone 7 deals available, you should be aware that October is a great month for deals on both variations. Saving money on what will undoubtedly be an expensive purchase is important, and to that end, there are many trade-in iPhone 7 deals around if you happen to have a recent model.
However, not everything is always as it seems, and our advice would be to read everything you can. There are many catches you should be aware of, and reading everything will help.
Tip: If you’re looking to switch to a different carrier, make sure you don’t owe anything on your current handset.
Tip: If you want to trade in an iPhone 5, 5s, 5c, or SE, you will get somewhere in the region of $400 to put towards any iPhone 7 deals. However, to qualify, your handset must be in good condition. Once you’ve traded in your handset, you will enter a 28-month agreement until your new handset is paid off. However, if during that period that you want to switch carriers, you will have to pay the handset off in full or hand the phone back and pay. The downside to this is you won’t get your old handset back.
Tip: Trading in an iPhone 6, 6 Plus, or 6s Plus will get a choice of free/nothing upfront iPhone 7 deals.
Deals in the U.S.
Starting with the cheapest iPhone 7 deals, the 32GB variant is available via T-Mobile and Verizon for $649. However, these are trade-in deals and have no upfront cost. Sprint has a good deal on the 256GB storage option; it is offering a $100 savings on the handset, which costs $749.
Alternatively, Target is offering a $250 reduction in the cost of all iPhone 7 handsets, with all storage options and colors included in the offer, plus up to a $200 trade-in for the iPhone 5s and newer.
If you’re a U.K. citizen, just like in the U.S., the places you can find iPhone 7 deals are many, starting with Apple and an unlocked SIM-free handset. The 7 starts at £599 for the 32GB, while the 7 Plus £719 begins at for 32GB, moving up to £799 and £919 for 256GB.
If you’re looking for a contract deal, the carrier O2 has the Jet Black iPhone 7 available for £59.99 upfront and £48 per month for 14 months with a storage capacity of 128GB. However, delivery of the handset can take up to three weeks.
Alternatively, you could pay a visit to the largest high-street and online smartphone retailer in the U.K., Carphonewarehouse, which has many iPhone 7 deals from across all of the carriers in the U.K. market. For example, right now you can pick up the Black, Silver, Rose Gold, or Gold iPhone 7 for £599, SIM-free, meaning that it’s not locked to a carrier. You can just pop in any compatible SIM card.
You will find many iPhone 7 deals on pay monthly contracts, all at different prices. On the carrier Vodafone, there’s the choice to pay £9.99 upfront and then pay £47 per month for 24 months. With this option, you get 1GB of data, unlimited texts, and unlimited minutes. Alternatively, there’s an O2 deal which costs £109.99 up front, and £41.50 per month for 24 months. With this deal, you get 3GB of data, unlimited minutes and unlimited texts.
Are you an Indian consumer looking for the best iPhone 7 deals in your country? Right now, the standard 32GB iPhone 7 is priced at Rs60,000 on Amazon and Flipkart. The iPhone 7 Plus is available at the 32GB storage level for Rs80,000 at Amazon and Flipkart. However, if you’re looking for the middle-ground 128Gb variant, you can pick this up in all the colors for around Rs70,000.