Refurbished iPhone 5 lands at AT&T, starts at $100

Refurbished iPhone 5 lands at AT&T, starts at $100
Want to know how to get an AT&T iPhone 5 on the cheap? Then look no further than the carrier's online store, where Apple's latest smartphone is being offered in refurbished form. 

Each iPhone 5 variant is available for $100 less, meaning that a 16GB model can be bought for only $100, while the most capacitous variant, with 64GB of storage, sells for $300. That's with a 2-year contract with AT&T, of course. Both white and black models are currently in stock. The deal is available online only.

Now, as the case is with all refurbished AT&T phones, you only get a 90-day warranty and a 14-day window should you decide to return the handset you bought. Their quality, however, should be identical to that of a brand new device. Before being put up for sale, all units are tested thoroughly so they meet the company's quality standards

All AT&T deals on refurbished iPhone 5 are available at the link below.

source: AT&T via 9to5Mac

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iPhone 5
  • Display 4.0" 640 x 1136 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 1.2 MP front
  • Processor Apple A6, Dual-core, 1300 MHz
  • Storage 64 GB
  • Battery 1440 mAh(8h 3G talk time)

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10 Comments

1. phil2n

Posts: 519; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

ouch!!!! still got contract. i'd rather buy lumia 920, by the way i have no plan of buying such waste

2. syedzain

Posts: 175; Member since: Oct 08, 2012

LOL but u got time to comment on SUCH WASTE :)

10. GeekMovement unregistered

I'm glad that you agree it is waste.

3. angelesmec unregistered

Why is there already refurbished iPhone 5? 1st hand user not satisfied with it and decided to sell their iPhone 5 sooner?

5. fanboy1974

Posts: 1345; Member since: Nov 12, 2011

A lot of the first wave phones had nicks/scuffs on the body especially the black ones. I myself returned a white one with a nick. I wouldn't be surprised if the return rate was over 10% but Apple would never tell. To have iPhone 5 refurbs at $100 when Apple can't keep up with new phone stock is pretty bad; especially after only 2 months on the market.

4. Izzy_V

Posts: 216; Member since: Jul 07, 2012

Even at the lowest price it's still $100 above what it's worth. Yes, that does mean AT&T should pay you that penny should you be forced or tricked into purchasing this abomination.

6. cjslman

Posts: 23; Member since: Aug 29, 2012

If the quality is identical, why is the warranty only 90 days ?

7. lzsbleach

Posts: 155; Member since: May 20, 2012

And why there is even a refurbish Iphone? Thats one phone you dont see refurbished unless its an older model.

8. yajia1

Posts: 151; Member since: Aug 22, 2012

Of course. A lot of disappointed buyers made the right choice to make use of their buyer's-remorse. Great move people. No wonder Apple is meeting the 'iphone demand' now. Or should I say, 'non-demand'.

9. Twisted247

Posts: 282; Member since: Oct 12, 2012

Refurbished iphone5's are available before people who originally purchased it the opening week get theirs. .. SHOCKING .. LMAO No surprise here, with how many came out of the gate absolutely JACKED. Then they have the nerve to say the Android Galaxy series is flimsy plastic and garbage. ..

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