iPhone Upgrade Programme
The easy way to upgrade to the latest iPhone. From £33.45/month.1
Get a new iPhone every year
Unlocked — choose your carrier
Low monthly payments at 0% APR
iPhone protection with AppleCare+
You can also choose to make low monthly payments without AppleCare+.
Now available with the iPhone Upgrade Programme.
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Getting the latest iPhone has never been easier.
With the iPhone Upgrade Programme, you no longer need to wait for your carrier contract to end to change your phone. After 11 payments, you can get a new iPhone and simply start the programme again with your new choice of model, colour or storage capacity.
Works with any carrier. And any tariff.
Low monthly payments.
With the iPhone Upgrade Programme, you can spread the cost of your new iPhone 7 and AppleCare+ over 20 months, interest-free with the option to get a new iPhone after 11 payments.1
|Capacity||iPhone 7||iPhone 7 Plus|
|32 GB||£33.45 /mo.||£39.45 /mo.|
|128 GB||£38.45 /mo.||£44.45 /mo.|
|256 GB||£43.45 /mo.||£49.45 /mo.|
AppleCare+ means you’re covered.
With AppleCare+ included, you get up to two years of hardware repairs, software support, and coverage for up to two incidents of accidental damage, each subject to an excess fee (£25 for screen replacement, £79 for any other damage). AppleCare+ for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus is £119 when sold separately.3 If you have questions about using your iPhone, we’re here to help.
The iPhone Upgrade Programme is available only in an Apple Store. Here’s what you’ll need to bring.
Your personal information and bank details.
You will be asked to provide your date of birth, employment details, and UK home address/es from the last three years for a credit check. You will also need your bank account number and sort code to set up a direct debit.
A valid photo ID.
Make sure you bring along your UK driving licence, or passport.
Your current mobile phone.
If you’re upgrading from another iPhone, remember to back up your data to your computer or iCloud. You’ll also want to take note of your Apple ID. If you’re upgrading to your first iPhone, one of our Specialists can help you transfer all your data with the Move to iOS app.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I trade up my current smartphone and buy my new iPhone with the iPhone Upgrade Programme?
Yes. If you sign up for the iPhone Upgrade Programme in an Apple Store, the trade-in credit will be applied to your debit or credit card. You can estimate the value of your smartphone here.
What do my monthly payments cover?
Your monthly payments cover the full cost of iPhone and AppleCare+. You will also be required to pay £49 upfront on the day of purchase.
When I buy with the iPhone Upgrade Programme, is my iPhone “unlocked”?
Yes. The iPhone Upgrade Programme does not include a carrier plan. Once activated, your iPhone remains unlocked, so you can use it with any carrier that provides service for iPhone in the future.
I have an existing carrier contract. Can I purchase iPhone with the iPhone Upgrade Programme?
Yes. You can purchase your iPhone with the iPhone Upgrade Programme even if you have an existing contract with a carrier. However, you are still responsible for honouring any existing commitments with your carrier. One of our Specialists can help you activate your iPhone at an Apple Store.
I’m buying an iPhone as a gift. Can I activate the phone at a later date?
Yes. When you buy iPhone using the iPhone Upgrade Programme, you can activate it later on.
Can I choose a different model, colour or storage capacity when I upgrade?
Yes, you can. When you upgrade, your existing programme ends and you simply begin a new one.
Can I pay off my loan early?
Yes, you can pay off the balance of your loan at any time by contacting Barclays. However, by doing so you’ll no longer be in the iPhone Upgrade Programme.
What happens if I don’t want to upgrade my iPhone after 11 monthly payments?
You’re under no obligation to upgrade after 11 monthly payments.