1. AugustVance's Avatar
    I thought I could make it with a 32gb iPhone 7+, well I cannot. Going to pick up a 128gb today. That will be more than plenty.
    10-05-2016 07:48 AM
  2. shadowboxer8's Avatar
    I am thinking the same. I have the 32 GB and still have 18 GB of free space after downloading all my apps, games, and music that I wanted. But I was considering buying the ileef external which is 50 dollars and I would have to also buy a micro SD, so I was like well I might as well just get the 128 GB. I have one reserved and going to pick it up today. But I am kinda concerned about the hassle. I got a 200 dollar credit for trading in my previous iphone and I also have apple care on this phone. So I am wondering how the exchange would work? Would apple care be transfered to the new phone and the 200 dollar credit? I also made a payement on my credit card as well and I am concerned about that too. Worse case, I just stick with the 32 and get the ileef external which allows you to record video and take photos directly to the drive.
    10-05-2016 08:46 AM
  3. firedept10's Avatar
    Some of us only learn from experience. When I got my iPhone 6 I went with the 64GB and thought that would be more than enough, boy was I wrong. This time around went with 256GB.
    jsntrenkler likes this.
    10-05-2016 08:49 AM
  4. shadowboxer8's Avatar
    Anyone know if I can just transfer the apple care to the new phone?
    10-05-2016 08:50 AM
  5. arftech's Avatar
    Some of us only learn from experience. When I got my iPhone 6 I went with the 64GB and thought that would be more than enough, boy was I wrong. This time around went with 256GB.
    I've always been an advocate of buying the most storage you can afford.
    Quis89 likes this.
    10-05-2016 08:56 AM
  6. Steven Sabo's Avatar
    Anyone know if I can just transfer the apple care to the new phone?
    yes. If you sell or give away your Apple device, you can also transfer the ownership of your AppleCare Protection Plan or AppleCare+ in regions that allow it. You can also transfer your AppleCare coverage plan between your own devices that are the same type of product and within 30 days of your original device purchase.

    https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT202712
    10-05-2016 08:59 AM
  7. jpgti's Avatar
    I couldn't go with less than 128GB anymore, but I suspect I'll need to go 256 next year. Even my wife, who is by no means a power user, had to go with 128GB this year.
    10-05-2016 09:01 AM
  8. shadowboxer8's Avatar
    So I just called the apple store and they confirmed I could transfer my apple care over to the new exchanged phone. I also traded in my old phone last week when I got the 32 GB and got a 200 credit. So I think, I would only pay the difference of 100 more for the 128 GB.
    MzDee and libra89 like this.
    10-05-2016 09:08 AM
  9. anon(153966)'s Avatar
    ...are you going to be able to find one available? That's the question...
    Either way, good luck, and keep us posted.

    I thought I could make it with a 32gb iPhone 7+, well I cannot. Going to pick up a 128gb today. That will be more than plenty.
    10-05-2016 12:05 PM
  10. shadowboxer8's Avatar
    ...are you going to be able to find one available? That's the question...
    Either way, good luck, and keep us posted.
    I have one reserved the same way I got the 32 GB with the iphone upgrade program link but apple will let you buy it without doing the program. I am going to get it once I get off work. But first I have to go home get the box and stuff for my 32 GB and then go to the apple store. Hopefully, it won't be a hassle or any problems exchanging.
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    10-05-2016 12:24 PM
  11. AugustVance's Avatar
    ...are you going to be able to find one available? That's the question...
    Either way, good luck, and keep us posted.
    Well to let everyone know, my swap went perfectly. Reserved a phone online, went to the apple store and did the return/exchange. No problems at all.
    10-05-2016 02:18 PM
  12. Rob Phillips's Avatar
    Well to let everyone know, my swap went perfectly. Reserved a phone online, went to the apple store and did the return/exchange. No problems at all.
    Nice! Enjoy the extra space.
    10-05-2016 02:26 PM
  13. AugustVance's Avatar
    Nice! Enjoy the extra space.
    I surely will. Now just got to find a good case.
    10-05-2016 03:37 PM
  14. shadowboxer8's Avatar
    I was also successful in exchanging my 32 GB for a 128 7 Plus. I literally got the second to the last Plus my apple store had in for today. I felt bad for the folks that were waiting for the phone as I was leaving.
    10-05-2016 07:56 PM
  15. AugustVance's Avatar
    I was also successful in exchanging my 32 GB for a 128 7 Plus. I literally got the second to the last Plus my apple store had in for today. I felt bad for the folks that were waiting for the phone as I was leaving.
    What color did you end up with?
    10-05-2016 08:35 PM
  16. Quis89's Avatar
    Went with the 256 GB. No regrets here.
    10-05-2016 09:02 PM
  17. shadowboxer8's Avatar
    What color did you end up with?
    I got gold what color you get?
    10-05-2016 11:56 PM
  18. Sekelani Zwambila's Avatar
    I like to stock a lot alof of apps , music , photos and videos on my phone hence 256gigs. If you don't put much media on your phone you'll be more than okay
    10-06-2016 04:04 AM
  19. shadowboxer8's Avatar
    It seems like Gold and Rose Gold are the main colors that pop up the most often in apple stores for the 7 Plus. I have not seen a black or jet black in stores at all (not even display models). Like two weeks ago my apple store got like six silver 7 pluses in and that was it. I guess gold and rose gold are not the popular or easier to produce I guess.
    10-06-2016 07:47 AM
  20. AugustVance's Avatar
    I ended up with a 128gb silver/white combo. My favorite combo. I just like the white front face.
    anon(153966) and zog1977 like this.
    10-06-2016 09:08 AM
  21. zog1977's Avatar
    I have one reserved the same way I got the 32 GB with the iphone upgrade program link but apple will let you buy it without doing the program. I am going to get it once I get off work. But first I have to go home get the box and stuff for my 32 GB and then go to the apple store. Hopefully, it won't be a hassle or any problems exchanging.
    that link should only be able to be used for people in the upgrade program.

    i hope they fix that next year
    10-06-2016 10:26 AM
  22. shadowboxer8's Avatar
    that link should only be able to be used for people in the upgrade program.

    i hope they fix that next year
    Yea I kinda felt bad about that as I got the second to the last 7 Plus my apple store had for the day.
    10-06-2016 12:38 PM
  23. metalchick719's Avatar
    Good call. I have a 32GB iPad mini 2 but have considerably fewer apps on it vs my iPhone 6s (64GB). Definitely better to have a phone with too much space than not enough!
    10-06-2016 12:52 PM
  24. MizWylie's Avatar
    32 GB is the new 16 GB after all.
    10-06-2016 10:19 PM
  25. shadowboxer8's Avatar
    32 GB is the new 16 GB after all.
    32 GB is still WAYY better than the 16 GB. If you are a person that only has a few apps and games and don't take pictures or video that much the 32 GB works well. I had a majority of my apps, games, and most of my music on the 32 and still had 18 GB of free space. I just decided to upgrade to the 128 GB just because I really started messing around with the camera and 4 K recording and noticed that those things take up a lot of space. But yea the 32 is kinda the new 16 GB ha.
    libra89 likes this.
    10-07-2016 08:10 AM
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