Apple’s iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini cost $30 extra for anyone who’s not an AT&T or Verizon customer – Chaim Gartenberg

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Apple just announced that its iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini will start at $799 and $699, respectively, but there’s a big asterisk attached: those starting prices are only for Verizon and AT&T customers in the US.

Everyone else — whether that’s T-Mobile or Sprint customers or even someone just looking for an unlocked device that’s not tied to any carrier — will pay $30 more, for starting pricing of $729 for the iPhone 12 mini and $829 for the iPhone 12. Notably, this pricing split doesn’t appear on the more premium iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max models, which will start at $999 and $1,099, respectively, for all carriers.

That $30 price increase also applies to the higher storage capacities for…

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