Apple made a few major announcements at its Spring Loaded event on 20 April. Sure, the news of the M1 processor arriving on the iPad Pro and on a range of colouful new iMacs may have stolen the spotlight, but let's rejoice the smaller things too: Apple will now have a purple iPhone 12 and 12 mini. And it won't cost you a penny more.

The purple iPhone 12 and 12 mini is now available to buy as of Friday 30 April and good news: we're seeing £75 off!

Here, we're looking at where you can buy the new purple iPhone 12 and 12 mini. 

Where to buy the purple iPhone 12 & 12 mini SIM-free

The purple iPhone 12 and 12 mini is now available to buy directly from Apple. The handsets were previously only available in white, black, blue, green, and the Product Red variant.

Apart from Apple, the purple iPhone 12 and 12 mini are available from the following retailers. We've listed the maximum discounts available if you opt for other colours:

We're separately covering the best iPhone 12 mini and iPhone 12 deals of the month in our dedicated articles.

Where to buy the purple iPhone 12 & 12 mini on contract

The purple iPhone 12 and 12 mini will be available from major contract retailers including EE, O2 and Vodafone. The networks have not yet confirmed pricing, but customers can pre-order the devices from 1pm on 23 April. 

We'd also recommend keeping tabs on the following contract providers:

See the best deals on the purple iPhone 12 & 12 mini using the tool below. Click on "Choose Smartphone" to select the version you want:

How much does the purple iPhone 12 & 12 mini cost?

Thankfully, pricing hasn't increased on the purple variants. See the pricing per storage configuration for each handset below:

iPhone 12 mini

  • 64GB - £699/US$729/AUD$1,199
  • 128GB - £749/US$779/AUD$1,279
  • 256GB - £849/$879/AUD$1,449

iPhone 12

  • 64GB - £799/US$829/AUD$1349
  • 128GB - £849/US$879/AUD$1429
  • 256GB - £949/US$979/AUD$1599

We've reviewed the iPhone 12 and 12 mini here if you want to see what we thought of Apple's latest handsets.