Best credit cards that offer an extended warranty for your iPhone or Mac

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Every iPhone and Mac come with a one year warranty that includes Apple Support and hardware repairs that aren't due to accidental damage. What a lot of people forget, however, is that you can actually double this warranty to two years by simply paying for your new iPhone or Mac with certain credit cards. A number of credit card companies like American Express, Chase, and Capital One provide extended warranties for Apple products if you pay for the entire product with the card. Surprisingly, Apple Card offers no such benefit to its cardholders.

Something to make sure you do keep on hand in case you need to use your extended warranty is your receipt from your original purchase, the warranty card or document, and the credit card statement that shows you made the purchase with that card. We've assembled the cards that will extend your iPhone or Mac's warranty by a whole year and also happen to have great rewards and solid introductory offers. If you're planning on buying a new iPhone or Mac, consider paying with one of these!

No matter which card you chose, you're set to gain another year of coverage for your new iPhone or Mac. Pair that with a welcome bonus, 0% APR, and rewards, and you're set to receive a ton of value for purchasing your new Apple product with one of these credit cards.

Joe Wituschek

Joe Wituschek is a Contributor at iMore. With over ten years in the technology industry, one of them being at Apple, Joe now covers the company for the website. In addition to covering breaking news, Joe also writes editorials and reviews for a range of products. He fell in love with Apple products when he got an iPod nano for Christmas almost twenty years ago. Despite being considered a "heavy" user, he has always preferred the consumer-focused products like the MacBook Air, iPad mini, and iPhone 13 mini. He will fight to the death to keep a mini iPhone in the lineup. In his free time, Joe enjoys video games, movies, photography, running, and basically everything outdoors.