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Does Xfinity Mobile allow upgrades?

Last Updated: 24th March, 2020

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No-fee early upgrades
Included as part of the Xfinity Mobile Protection Plan, can upgrade your smartphone once 50% of the device price has been paid. Your tablet can be upgraded once 50% of the device price has been paid and after having 12 months of service after device purchase.

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Accordingly, how does Xfinity Mobile upgrade work?

To qualify for a device upgrade, you must: Have paid off at least 50% of your DPP. Purchase a new Xfinity Mobile device for the line of service, and return your original device in good, working condition. Upon verification of device condition, Xfinity Mobile will waive the remaining DPP balance.

Beside above, does Xfinity mobile accept trade ins? Trade-in: Xfinity Mobile customers can receive payment for their old devices through Assurant, our trade-in partner. Learn more about trade-ins. Shop for a new device.

In this regard, what is the Xfinity Mobile upgrade fee?

If you don't have the Xfinity Mobile Protection Plan, you must pay an additional fee for an Early Upgrade (plus any additional payments needed to reach 50% payoff threshold): Upgrading from an Apple device, the fee is $30. Upgrading from an LG device, the fee is $50. Upgrading from a Samsung device, the fee is $70.

How much do you have to pay for a phone upgrade?

In general, upgrading to the newest model would cost you: An extra $25 a month, the typical price for financing or leasing a phone; or. $199, the typical price for subsidizing a phone with a contract; or. $650 or more to buy your phone outright.

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