Telstra’s iPhone 13 plans: Pricing and availability
Telstra's turning up the heat with some sweet deals on the iPhone 13. You can get it within 2 hours today as well as save $600 by pairing your new phone contract with Telstra's 180GB mobile plan.
Handsets in the the latest iPhone 13 lineup will finally be out for delivery starting today, and available through Telstra.
If you've been on a Telstra postpaid plan for at least 6 months, and live in Sydney, Brisbane or Melbourne, you could qualify for a 2-hour delivery free of cost. You'll be provided with a real time tracking link to make sure your iPhone lands in your safe hands as soon as possible.
While there are no device discounts available, Telstra's slashed the price of its 180GB mobile plan from $115 per month to $65 per month for your first 12 months. That's $600 in savings over a year.
Besides this, you can of course pair your new iPhone 13 with any of Telstra's other plans to get access to Australia's widest network.
How much will Telstra's iPhone 13 plans cost?
Apple's line-up of the iPhone 13 range includes 4 models. Prices start at $1,119 for the iPhone 13 Mini (128GB) and go up to $2,719 for the iPhone 13 Pro Max (1TB).
As usual, if you choose to buy from Telstra, you get the option to pair your device with any of its mobile plans. These are available on 12-, 24- or 36-month repayment periods to make owning a new iPhone 13 a bit more affordable.
To compare all the Telstra iPhone plans currently available, click here.
What are the iPhone 13 offers from Telstra?
We weren't expecting any device discounts from Telstra since it's a new phone launch, but the telco has still whipped out the big guns for data-lovers.
Get big data for cheaper - $600 off Telstra's 180GB plan
If you pair your iPhone 13 with Telstra's 180GB XL mobile plan, you'll receive a $50 discount each month for the first 12 months.
That brings the plan down to $65/month, giving you a total $600 in savings over the year.
Trade in your old iPhone and get up to $1,150 credit
Alternatively you can trade-in your old phone for the new iPhone 13 and get up to $1,150 credit on your Telstra account.
Just keep in mind that multiple factors such as the condition of your handset and storage will determine how much you actually get.
What else do I get with Telstra?
If you're looking to get on board with Telstra's big brand energy and all the perks it has to offer, here's what it has in store for you.
- Widest 4G network coverage compared to Optus and Vodafone.
- 5G network access (on its Medium plan or above).
- Data sharing with up to 10 upfront mobile or data services linked to the same account.
- Data-free streaming for live sport.
- No excess data charges. Speeds get capped at 1.5Mbps once you've chewed through your data.
- Unlimited international texts to all countries.
Is Telstra still selling iPhone 12 plans?
If you're hesitant about buying the latest iPhone 13, the iPhone 12 still stands its ground.
You can still get some of the iPhone 12 range through Telstra, while stocks last.
Compare Telstra's iPhone 12 plans below
Click here to see which older iPhone plans Telstra still has to offer.
How does the iPhone 13 compare to the iPhone 12?
If you're unclear on how the iPhone 12 and iPhone 13 differ from one another, here's a spec breakdown to help you out.
|Model||iPhone 12||iPhone 13|
|Display size||6.1 inches||6.1 inches|
|Resolution||2532 x 1170||2532 x 1170|
|Pixels per inch (PPI)||476||476|
|Dimensions||146.7mm x 71.5mm x 7.4mm||146.7mm x 71.5mm x 7.65mm|
|Wi-Fi||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax|
|Processor||Apple A14 Bionic||Apple A15 Bionic|
|Water resistance rating||IP68||IP68|
|Charging||Lightning, no charger supplied||Lightning, no charger supplied|
|Wireless charging||Yes, MagSafe compatible||Yes, MagSafe compatible|