You can now trade in your cracked iPhone to Apple

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If you have a cracked screen, Apple will now pay you for your phone.

But only if you have an iPhone 5 or newer.

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The new guidelines

The Apple Store Reuse and Recycle iPhone trade-in program used to have strict guidelines for what old iPhones they would take in.

The buttons had to be functioning, and the screen could not be cracked.

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Now, the terms have loosened a bit as Apple hopes that this new initiative will lead to more phone upgrades.

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9to5Mac reported Thursday that those with an iPhone 5s, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s can bring in their iPhones with damaged buttons, displays and screens within reason.

An iPhone 5s can get you an extra $50, a 6 can go for $200 and a 6 plus can get you up to $250.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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