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Eligible for a New iPhone? AppleInsider Explains.

AT&T was kind in giving customers the ability to upgrade early for the new iPhone, but what exactly are the eligibility requirements? Confusing as it is, AppleInsider explains:

“Any AT&T customer whose upgrade date occurs before the end of 2010 will be eligible to buy Apple’s new iPhone 4 at the $199 and $299 subsidized pricing up to six months early, with a new two-year contract.

AT&T customers can verify their upgrade eligibility by going to att.com/iphone, or by dialing *639#.”

And if you’re eligible, you’re going to be curious about pricing.

“Individual iPhone voice and data plans now start at just $54.99 per month (was previously $69.99) and FamilyTalk voice and data plans with two iPhones start at just $89.99 per month (was $119.99). Our data plans all include unlimited usage at more than 20,000 AT&T Wi-Fi Hot Spots in the U.S.”

My data usage better be unlimited at an AT&T Wi-Fi Hot Spot. Now, even if you aren’t eligible, you can still buy the phone. Here’s AppleInsider’s rundown.

AT&T Pricing

AT&T Pricing

It’s only the most advanced phone in the world, so $599 is chump change right? We thought so.

[via AppleInsider]

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