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    Default is it pretty safe to assume that the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 will sell for about $299?

    is it pretty safe to assume that the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 will sell for about $299? (at least during the first month or two?)
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    Default Re: is it pretty safe to assume that the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 will sell for about $299?

    I'd guess either 149 or 199 for the smaller internal storage version and 249 or 299 for the higher, but yeah you're in the right range (in my opinion).

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    Default Re: is it pretty safe to assume that the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 will sell for about $299?

    Quote Originally Posted by NothingIsTrue View Post
    I'd guess either 149 or 199 for the smaller internal storage version and 249 or 299 for the higher, but yeah you're in the right range (in my opinion).
    Thanks! I seriously doubt that Samsun or Verizon will price it at $149, even for the 16GB version. That sort of cheapens a high-end phone, no?
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    Default Re: is it pretty safe to assume that the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 will sell for about $299?

    Probably $199 for the 16GB version if there is one. And another $50 or $100 for the higher storage version

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    Default Re: is it pretty safe to assume that the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 will sell for about $299?

    My guess would be $200

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    Default Re: is it pretty safe to assume that the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 will sell for about $299?

    I think $299 is a good guess for the 32 GB version. I'll say $349 for a 64 GB version. And full retail will be around $700. But you just know that within 2-3 months, they'll start having price cuts or sales.

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    Default Re: is it pretty safe to assume that the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 will sell for about $299?

    Quote Originally Posted by B. Diddy View Post
    I think $299 is a good guess for the 32 GB version. I'll say $349 for a 64 GB version. And full retail will be around $700. But you just know that within 2-3 months, they'll start having price cuts or sales.

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    Default Re: is it pretty safe to assume that the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 will sell for about $299?

    I think it'll start at $199.99 on-contract.

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    Default Re: is it pretty safe to assume that the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 will sell for about $299?

    I also think $199.99 starting on-contract pricing.

    I wonder what the off-contract price would be for those wanting to purchase outright to keep unlimited data intact. Perhaps $599.00?
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    Default Re: is it pretty safe to assume that the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 will sell for about $299?

    Quote Originally Posted by srkmagnus View Post
    I also think $199.99 starting on-contract pricing.

    I wonder what the off-contract price would be for those wanting to purchase outright to keep unlimited data intact. Perhaps $599.00?
    $599 sounds right.
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    Default Re: is it pretty safe to assume that the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 will sell for about $299?

    Check this article:

    Note the point about pricing. Samsung is 'thinking' about reducing the price for S-series this year.
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    Default Re: is it pretty safe to assume that the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 will sell for about $299?

    Quote Originally Posted by rd_nest View Post
    Check this article:

    Note the point about pricing. Samsung is 'thinking' about reducing the price for S-series this year.
    Interesting article. The guys talked about the possibility of a new Gear alongside the S5 or maybe even a new Note. Would be cool to see it released with the S5 and with wider compatibility at release, unlike the current model which was only compatible with the Note 3 at launch.
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    Default Re: is it pretty safe to assume that the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 will sell for about $299?

    There have been rumors that the GS5 will be priced lower than prior GS devices so if that is true then we could see it in the $199-249 range on contract and perhaps $599-649 full price. LG seems to be far more aggressive in pricing their hardware. Too bad their OS update track record hasn't been stellar.
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    Default Re: is it pretty safe to assume that the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 will sell for about $299?

    Probably $249 with a $50 rebate or straight $199. Maybe they'll sell a version with a higher capacity for $50 more.


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    Default Re: is it pretty safe to assume that the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 will sell for about $299?

    Funny how Verizon killed off MIR's only to bring them back because they know people will cut that UPC code to get that $50 going asap otherwise they forget about it and then you can't return the phone.
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    I think $299 is a good guess for the 32 GB version. I'll say $349 for a 64 GB version. And full retail will be around $700. But you just know that within 2-3 months, they'll start having price cuts or sales.

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