Apple has introduced in the United States a new single gift card for all things Apple. The first is noticed by the user iCulture, you can use the card in the App Store and other online services, but you can also use it to purchase products and accessories in the Apple Store.
Previously, two separate Apple gift cards were available: iTunes cards, which can be used for the App Store, iTunes Store, and iCloud for data storage; and Apple Store gift cards, which are used to buy goods in Apple online stores and in retail stores of brick and mortar.
Apple has a special page on its website that explains what the new card does and how it can be used. “Products, accessories, applications, games, music, movies, TV shows, iCloud and more. This gift card does it all. And then some,” the message said.
As before, customers can decide how much they want on the cards, which can also be used to add money directly to Apple’s account balance to pay for items such as Apple products, accessories, apps, games, music, movies, TV shows and etc. more.
The cards also have a new design, with colored Apple logos. If you require a gift card by email, there are eight different designs, and for the physical version – five.
The website further explains that US users can continue to use their current Apple Store cards, while existing App Store and iTunes cards can now also be used in the US to purchase products from the Apple Store.
Apple currently offers new cards only in the United States, but most likely they will soon make their way to other countries.