You can now trade in a Pixel 5 or Galaxy Note 20 towards a new iPhone

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Trade In (Image credit: Apple)

What you need to know

  • Apple is now accepting the Google Pixel 4a and 5 as well as the Galaxy Note 20 for trade-in.
  • Customers can use the trade-in towards a new Apple product.

Apple has increased the number of phone models that they accept through their trade-in program for a credit that can be used towards a new Apple product like an iPhone 12 or an M1 MacBook Air.

As reported by MacRumors, Apple now accepts the Google Pixel 4a, Google Pixel 5, and Samsung Galaxy Note 20 as a trade-in.

As part of Apple's trade-in program, customers can trade in a Google Pixel 5 and receive up to $350 of credit towards purchasing a new product, the Google Pixel 4a for a value of up to $180, or the Galaxy Note 20 for up to $425.

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Trade In (Image credit: Apple)

In addition to accepting some new Android smartphones for trade-in, Apple has also made some changes to the maximum value that these devices can earn you. MacRumors has done the work and put together the following list breaking that down:

  • Samsung Galaxy S20+: $305, down $10
  • Samsung Galaxy S20: $230, down $10
  • Samsung Galaxy S10+: $250, up $30
  • Samsung Galaxy S10: $180, down $5
  • Samsung Galaxy S10e: $190, up $45
  • Samsung Galaxy S9+: $145, up $35
  • Samsung Galaxy S9: $125, up $35
  • Samsung Galaxy S8+: $100, up $30
  • Samsung Galaxy S8: $80, up $25
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 10: $260, down $10
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 8: $75, down $5
  • Google Pixel 4 XL: $200, down $20
  • Google Pixel 4: $170, down $15
  • Google Pixel 3 XL: $80, down $10
  • Google Pixel 3a: $70, up $20

The exact amount of credit you will receive for a trade-in device does depend on its condition. If the phone has scratches, dents, or compromised functionality, you could receive less or even no credit. If you're wondering how Apple's trade-in program works, you can learn more about it on the Apple Trade In website.

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.