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Smartphones Could Cost You 40% More if You Don’t Compare Prices | Benzinga

Smartphones Could Cost You 40% More if You Don’t Compare Prices | Benzinga

LONDON, April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — A study carried out by Minderest shows large differences in price when purchasing a new Smartphone from a range of online retailers. 127 cell-phones in stock at Amazon and Google Shopping were analysed on April 15th, simulating what a consumer would find looking for a cellphone online.  Sellers captured via […]

Foxconn to Begin Production on iPhone X in India This July | MacRumors

Foxconn to Begin Production on iPhone X in India This July | MacRumors

Previously, Apple partnered with Wistron to produce iPhones in India, including the iPhone SE and iPhone 6s. When building iPhones in India, Apple is able to avoid import duties placed on imported smartphones and their components. More production in the country also helps Apple meet India’s 30 percent local sourcing requirement that would allow Apple […]

IPhone Price Cuts Are Helping Apple in China, Analyst Says | Barron’s

IPhone Price Cuts Are Helping Apple in China, Analyst Says | Barron’s

The worst may be over for Apple (ticker: AAPL) in China. The company’s decision to put a steep price on the iPhone XR put a dent in its sales in China and contributed to a disappointing December quarter, but things have slowly turned around as Apple has lowered prices on those phones in the region, […]

Your Smartwatch Could Now Cost More Than Your Smartphone | The Motley Fool

Your Smartwatch Could Now Cost More Than Your Smartphone | The Motley Fool

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) caused a stir when it priced the iPhone X at $1,000, but after it became a big hit, thousand-dollar smartphones from Samsung (NASDAQOTH:SSNLF), Oppo, and others quickly became the norm. And Huawei just unveiled its next-generation 5G folding smartphone. Cost? $2,600. Although these high-priced flagship phones garner a lot of attention, what’s gone […]

Broadband pricing controversy shows compromise needed | InternetNZ

Broadband pricing controversy shows compromise needed | InternetNZ

InternetNZ is calling on Internet Service Providers and Chorus to reach an agreement on reasonable pricing for fibre unbundling — and quickly. Today, Chorus announced prices for their proposed unbundled fibre services. Some ISPs are claiming the price is too high and this will result in less benefit — and higher prices — for Internet […]

Pricing just leaked for the new camera phone that’ll put iPhones and the Galaxy S10 to shame | BGR

Pricing just leaked for the new camera phone that’ll put iPhones and the Galaxy S10 to shame | BGR

It won’t be available from any US carrier, but the first real Galaxy S10 and iPhone XS rival is almost here. Next week, Huawei will take the wraps off the Huawei P30 series in Paris, France, although the designs of the new phones and their specs were already revealed not too long ago. And now […]

New iPhone Fights Steve Jobs’ Surprising Mistake | Forbes

New iPhone Fights Steve Jobs’ Surprising Mistake | Forbes

During the iPhone’s explosive growth period, Apple followed through on Steve Jobs’ strategy. Keep the price of the hardware high, but keep the price of software and services as low as possible. That juiced Apple’s revenue and profits to record-breaking levels. Now the hardware market is saturated, iPhone sales are no longer climbing, and Tim […]

Verizon Announces Pricing for First 5G Mobile Service | Fortune

Verizon Announces Pricing for First 5G Mobile Service | Fortune

The service starts on April 11 in the two midwestern cities and will be “rapidly expanding” to the other 28 cities this year, according to Kyle Malady, Verizon’s chief technology officer. “Not all 5G networks are the same,” Malady said in a statement. The move follows AT&T’s (T, +0.28%) December announcement of 5G mobile service […]

Apple selling iPhone SE with T-Mobile SIM, clearance pricing starts at $249 | TmoNews

Apple selling iPhone SE with T-Mobile SIM, clearance pricing starts at $249 | TmoNews

T-Mobile no longer sells the iPhone SE, but if you’re interested in Apple’s 4-inch iPhone, you can snag a discounted model from Apple right now. Apple is selling some iPhone SE models in the clearance section of its online store. All of the models are listed as being unlocked, but there are some that also […]

Most Americans Won’t Pay Exorbitant Smartphone Prices | PC Magazine

Most Americans Won’t Pay Exorbitant Smartphone Prices | PC Magazine

Smartphones are too damned expensive. Putting aside the premium consumers always pay on a new class of experimental devices, such as Samsung and Huawei’s new foldable phones, the base price of flagship smartphones has been rising steadily for years. The $899 base price of the recently announced Samsung Galaxy S10 is the new norm for […]