Where to buy the iPhone 12 Pro Max unlocked, and prices

Buying your iPhone 12 Pro Max unlocked means that you can use it with different carriers. Owning an unlocked iPhone is liberating. If you buy an iPhone from a carrier, with monthly payments, chances are it is locked to that carrier’s network and will not work with a SIM card from another carrier, without you unlocking it first. So, where can you look to buy one? We provide some below.

Beware that some of these platforms sell both locked and unlocked iPhones, so make sure you see the term “unlocked” next to the iPhone 12 Pro Max, or whatever iPhone you want to purchase before going ahead to order it. Otherwise, you are going to end up with a locked smartphone. That would not be nice. If you are looking to buy an unlocked iPhone 12 Pro Max, here are some places/websites you can get it from.

Where to buy the iPhone 12 Pro Max Unlocked

Where to buy iPhone 12 Pro Max unlocked

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max is not so widely available anymore, but you will be able to pick one up from a number of places. Here are a number of places you can buy the iPhone 12 Pro Max unlocked and use it freely across carrier networks.

Amazon: Amazon has a few options you can pick from in terms of colour and storage space. They are one of the most reliable and most used platforms to get an unlocked iPhone from. Take a look at the options they have available.

  • Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max: 128 GB Pacific Blue – Fully Unlocked (Renewed) – $819.99
  • Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max: 256 GB, Pacific Blue – Unlocked (Renewed Premium) – $999.00

eBay: eBay has a lot of relatively cheap prices for unlocked iPhone 12 Pro Max smartphones. They are available in lots of different colors too. Here are some of the options.

  • Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max unlocked: 128 GB/ 256 GB/ 512 GB. Available in Silver, Graphite, Gold, and Blue – $767.18
  • Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (unlocked): 512 GB, Gold – $736
  • Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (unlocked): 256 GB, Gold – $660.
  • Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (unlocked): 256 GB, Graphite – $750.

Apple: Apple, themselves, have refurbished Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (unlocked) on sale, down from about $999 to $849, so you can pick one up from them.

Walmart: There is a lot of variety to pick from on Walmart’s site. It ranges from relatively low prices to standard prices. Take a look at options for iPhone 12 Pro Max unlocked below.

  • Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (factory unlocked): 128 GB/ 256 GB/ 512 GB, available in Blue and Gold – $859.99 – $979.99.
  • Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (unlocked): 128 GB, Graphite – $770.
  • Open Box Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (factory unlocked): 128 GB/256 GB/ 512 GB, all colors available – $799.99 – $1,029.99.
  • Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (unlocked): 128 GB, Graphite – $800.

Gazelle: Gazelle is a certified platform that you can use to purchase unlocked iPhones, including the iPhone 12 Pro Max. Here is what they currently have available: Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (unlocked): 128 GB/ 256 GB/ 512 GB. Available in Graphite, Silver, and Pacific Blue – from $739.99 – $819.99.

BackMarket: BackMarket has the iPhone 12 Pro Max unlocked available for grabs in different qualities. The quality grades include fair, good, and excellent. You are going to need to pay a couple more dollars if you pick a better quality. 

  • Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (unlocked): 128 GB/ 256 GB/ 512 GB. Available in Gold, Graphite, Silver, and Pacific Blue – from $749.99 – $1,121.65.
  • Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (unlocked): 128 GB/ 256 GB/ 512 GB. Available in Pacific Blue- $696 – $971 

Buying iPhone 12 Pro Max unlocked in the UK, Germany, Australia, and other countries

If you are resident in the UK, Australia, Germany, and other European countries especially, your best bet for getting the iPhone 12 Pro Max unlocked is to buy directly from Apple or Amazon. Also, it is likely to cost more than what those in the US pay for it. The price difference can be as much as the equivalent of $100.

Lastly, do not forget that if you are unable to buy from Apple directly, above and beyond any information we have provided on this page, it is important to ask the retail store if they have the iPhone 12 Pro Max unlocked. It never hurts to ask direct questions. Also ask if the phone will be locked to the carrier it is activated on, or it is universally unlocked and can be used anywhere. Happy shopping.

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