How much does AppleCare+ coverage cost for iPhone X?

The iPhone X Super Retina Display is large, and the back of the iPhone X case is glass. This has owners concerned about accidental drops and damage. Apple has revealed increased repair costs for the iPhone X. Does it make sense to buy AppleCare+ for insurance?

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AppleCare+ for the iPhone X costs $199 and must be added within 60 days of initial purchase.

Coverage includes two incidents of accidental damage, with screen repairs costing $29 and other repairs (such as back glass) priced at $99. AppleCare+ also doubles the warranty period from one year to two.

For anyone concerned about accidental damage, AppleCare+ on the iPhone X is a good idea. Compared to out-of-pocket screen repair costs ($279) or other iPhone X repairs ($549), adding an AppleCare+ plan for $199 can bring users extra peace of mind.