Which iPhone Should You Buy (or Avoid) Right Now?

So you're wondering what the best iPhone is for you. Apple has more options than ever, from the iPhone 13 Pro Max to the iPhone SE. We're here to help you separate the marketing slogans from reality. After trying all the latest models, we outline the strengths and weaknesses of each in our iPhone buying guide.

Be sure to check out our other guides, including the Best iPhone 13 Deals, Best iPhone 13 Cases and Accessories, Best iPhone 12 Cases, Best iPhone SE deals, Best iPads, and Best MacBooks.

Updated January 2022: We've added advice on the rumored iPhone SE 2022.

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But First, Sell That Old iPhone!

If you're upgrading from an iPhone, you can trade it to Apple to get a small discount. Before you do that, check to see if you can sell it elsewhere for more money. iPhones hold their value incredibly well, particularly if they're in mint or good condition. We have a guide that runs through a few websites you can use.

Don't forget to back up your old iPhone before you switch to a newer model, which will help you transfer everything without losing any data. Remember to factory-reset your old iPhone before selling it. You might find our guides on setting up a new iPhone and how to fix it helpful too.

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