How to Trade in iPhone X for the iPhone XS
Time needed: 5 minutes.
Apple has launched the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max devices. If you’re an owner of the iPhone X and are looking to trade it in for the new iPhone XS or XS Max, you can get a trade-in value of $525 from Apple.
You can trade in iPhone X for iPhone XS when you pay in full OR you pay monthly, the trade in offer is valid for both payment options.
For trading in your iPhone X for the iPhone XS through Apple Giveback program, follow the instructions below:
- Open the Apple Giveback page in your browser
Click here to open the Apple Giveback page in your browser.
- Click on “Smartphone” under the “Select your device…” section
Scroll down a bit and select “Smartphone” under the “Select your device…” section on the page.
- Select Smartphone manufacturer
Since we are trading in the iPhone X for iPhone XS, select Apple.
- Select iPhone X model and confirm its condition
Select iPhone X from the list of options on “Which model?” screen. You’ll be asked a few questions (mentioned below) about your iPhone X, answer them correctly.
– Does it turn on?
– Is the enclosure in good shape and do all the buttons work?
– How’s the screen?
- Check the trade-in value of your iPhone X
Based on the condition of your iPhone X, you’ll get a trade-in value shown on the screen.
- Click “Trade it in for a gift card”
If your iPhone X is in a good condition, you’ll get a trade-in value of $525 for the device. If you’re okay with it, go ahead and hit the “Trade it in for a gift card” button.
- Enter your iPhone X serial number
On your iPhone X, go to Settings » General » About, find the Serial Number and enter it in the Serial number input box. Finally, hit the “Verify” button.
- Fill in your Name and Address
Enter your Name and Address so Apple can send you a trade-in kit. After filling the form, hit the “Finish up” button.
That’s it. Your trade-in request is submitted to Apple. You’ll get a trade-in kit (at no cost to you) at your doorstep so you can send your device to Apple.
Once apple receives your trade-in device, it’ll be inspected. If everything checks out, Apple will send you an Apple Store Gift Card of the agreed trade-in value via email. You can use the Gift Card when you decide to purchase the iPhone XS through the Apple Store.