Press Release | 06 Nov 2020

New Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max and iPhone 12 mini now available to pre-order at Vodafone UK

Vodafone’s best-ever packages for iPhone lovers on the UK’s best mobile data network and London’s best 5G network.

6 November 2020: The new iPhone 12 Pro Max and iPhone 12 mini are now available to pre-order from Vodafone UK – the UK’s best mobile data network, London’s best 5G network and the UK’s Best Network, as voted by the readers of Trusted Reviews*.

Vodafone customers can be the proud owners of the new iPhone 12 mini for just £46 a month (£29 up-front cost) or the new iPhone 12 Pro Max for £66 a month (£29 up-front cost) on Vodafone’s Unlimited Max plan when they trade in their old iPhone**.

5 Great reasons for Apple lovers to choose Vodafone.

  1. It’s the UK’s best mobile data network, London’s best 5G network and the UK’s best network, as voted for by the readers of Trusted Reviews*.
  2. Customers can make the new iPhone an annual event and get the latest model every year, with no upgrade fee***. Buy the new iPhone 12 Pro Max or iPhone 12 mini today and choose to trade it in for the latest iPhone on a new plan, any time after 12 months (up to 20 months).
  3. Vodafone customers can experience the new iPhone with unlimited data at superfast 5G speeds**** – at no extra cost. From now on, even the most data-hungry apps won’t cause people to worry about their data allowance, they’ll have complete peace of mind.
  4. Vodafone is the only network to give an instant guarantee that its customers will receive up to £15 a month off their plan with its new Trade-in Tool, available on the MyVodafone app. In a network operator first, people can trade in their previous iPhone (X, XS, XS MAX or XR) to unlock an instant, guaranteed saving of £15 a month – a huge £360 in total on a 24-month contract.
  5. Vodafone customers can access a range of award-winning perks and rewards. These include the best care for an iPhone over the full length of a customer’s plan, with Vodafone’s Total Care Warranty. The service covers against manufacturer faults and repairs, including free battery replacement, giving customers complete peace of mind at no extra cost for two years – one year more than the manufacturer warranty.
    For those looking for extra protection for their new iPhone, Vodafone is the only UK network to offer AppleCare services when purchasing insurance, providing customers with additional support in Apple stores and 24/7 priority access to Apple experts. With Vodafone, customers also get 200GB of iCloud storage for three months****, as well as one year of free Apple TV+ original shows and movies, as well as a wide range of exclusive rewards, treats and discounts through Vodafone’s loyalty programme, VeryMe.

Read more for the full overview.


*nPerf Award: Based on nPerf testing during 2019, Vodafone was awarded: Best 2019 Mobile Internet Performance vs EE, O2 & Three. Results based on 35,664 tests carried out on the nPerf app in the UK. As of 01.2020, for full verification see

London’s Best 5G: based on Umlaut London 5G June 2020 drive test report. Umlaut tested performance of data services across major UK networks using 5G capable smartphones. The report shows that Vodafone leads competition in London, across 5G key performance indicators.

The UK’s Best Network – as voted by readers of Trusted Reviews. Vodafone received 59.88% of the votes for the “Best Network Provider” category vs competitors, by readers of Trusted Reviews who voted in the Mobile poll. As of October 2020, verification:

**Trade in iPhone X, XS, XS Max or XR when you buy iPhone 12 Pro Max or iPhone 12 mini to save £15 a month from your first bill:  £46 a month (£29 up-front cost) for iPhone 12 mini on Unlimited Max when you trade in your old iPhone, or £66 a month (£29 up-front cost) for iPhone 12 Pro Max on Unlimited Max when you trade in your old iPhone. Trade in iPhone 8 or 8 Plus to save £5 a month, monthly cost £56 a month (£29 up-front cost) for iPhone 12 mini, or £76 a month (£29 up-front cost) for iPhone 12 Pro Max. Phone must be in good working condition. Other terms apply.

*** Annual Upgrade Promise Upgrade from month 12 to month 20, must start new contract, subject to credit eligibility and contract criteria. Working device must be returned. Up-front and monthly costs, RPI increase and terms apply.

****Unlimited data: available on Unlimited Lite Plan (max download/upload speed of 2Mbps), Unlimited Plan (max download/upload speeds of 10Mbps) & Unlimited Max Plan. Speed and coverage may vary as a result of a number of factors. Terms and conditions apply.

*****200GB of iCloud storage for three months promotion is available until 23:59 on 30 September 2021.

Monthly prices subject to change during contract.

About Vodafone UK

Vodafone UK is a technology communications company that connects people, businesses and devices to help our customers benefit from digital innovation. Our services span mobile, fixed-line connections, home and office broadband, and the Internet of Things (IoT).

We have a strong track record as a tech pioneer, making the UK’s first mobile phone call, sending the first text message, and making the UK’s first live holographic call using 5G in 2018. We were the first to start carrying live 5G traffic from a site in Salford, Greater Manchester and now have 5G in locations across Germany, Ireland, Italy, Spain as well as the UK. Meanwhile, our 4G network coverage currently reaches over 99% of the UK population.

Today, Vodafone serves more than 18 million mobile and fixed-line customers in the UK. Vodafone is the largest provider of full fibre in the UK – our superfast broadband services are now available to nearly 12 million homes across the UK.

Sustainability is also at the heart of what we do: as of 1 July 2021, 100% of the grid electricity we use in the UK is certified to be from renewable sources.

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