Tag: Mobile Phone Pricing

Pricer’s Points: The decoy effect: Why you make irrational choices every day (without even knowing it) | Kent Hendricks

Pricer’s Points: The decoy effect: Why you make irrational choices every day (without even knowing it) | Kent Hendricks

The decoy effect describes what happens when, while choosing between two items, a third item is introduced that causes you to switch your preference between the first two items. A few weeks ago, I was at a clothing store trying to decide between two shirts. I liked the way one shirt fit, but I liked […]

Prices of imported phones, LED panels, beauty care products may rise on custom duty hike | The Economic Times

Prices of imported phones, LED panels, beauty care products may rise on custom duty hike | The Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Experts may say it’s a budget aimed at the upcoming elections, but upwardly mobile urban consumers will have to pay more for almost everything they covet— from cranberry juice and iPhones to sunglasses and lipsticks —due to higher customs duty. Not just the long list of items on which finance minister Arun Jaitley […]

New leak might’ve revealed Galaxy S9 pricing and release details | BGR

New leak might’ve revealed Galaxy S9 pricing and release details | BGR

Even if it looks and feels a lot like the Galaxy S8, the cheapest Galaxy S9 will not sell for the same price. ETNews has it on good authority that the Galaxy S9 will retail for between 950,000 to 999,000 won in Korea — that’s $895 to $935. The starting price for the Galaxy S8 […]

Apple to keep premium iPhone X pricing in 2018, Face ID is 2 years ahead of competition | phoneArena

Apple to keep premium iPhone X pricing in 2018, Face ID is 2 years ahead of competition | phoneArena

The iPhone X is a ‘strategic success’ for Apple as the device has established a new premium price point for phones and is two years ahead of the competition with its 3D sensing camera technology, according to KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, a person with extensive knowledge of the Apple supply chain. “We believe the iPhone X […]

Apple, Inc. Might Walk Back This Key iPhone Strategy | Madison.com

Apple, Inc. Might Walk Back This Key iPhone Strategy | Madison.com

For years, a key pillar of Apple’s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone pricing strategy has been to sequentially cascade models down to successively lower price points each year following the release of new models. This has been crucial for a number of reasons. Doing so allowed Apple to address lower and more affordable price points, bolstering unit […]

iPhone X seen as ‘strategic success’ for Apple as 3D sensing cameras 2 years ahead of competitors | Apple Insider

iPhone X seen as ‘strategic success’ for Apple as 3D sensing cameras 2 years ahead of competitors | Apple Insider

Fretting over iPhone X sales data is a fool’s errand, analyst Ming-Chi Kuo believes, as he told investors on Monday that the premium-priced handset is a key strategic move for the company, positioning it far ahead of competitors for years to come. … The $999-and-up pricing of the iPhone X has also changed the mindset […]

NCC to develop new pricing structure for broadband, data services | The Guardian

NCC to develop new pricing structure for broadband, data services | The Guardian

Ahead of the revolution expected to happen when broadband services become more ubiquitous in the country, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is to develop a new and proper pricing structure for high speed Internet services in Nigeria. The move is in line with the Commission’s mandate of creating an enabling environment and promoting fair competition […]

How Apple Could Maintain Its Valuation If It Decided To Cut iPhone Pricing | Forbes

How Apple Could Maintain Its Valuation If It Decided To Cut iPhone Pricing | Forbes

The iPhone business remains the biggest driver of Apple’s valuation, accounting for over 50% of the stock price per our estimates. The iPhone’s high ASPs and margins are especially crucial to this valuation, and Apple has been raising iPhone prices over the years, with ASPs growing from just about $605 in FY’14 to an estimated […]

Can Honor 9 Lite Dethrone Xiaomi’s Budget Smartphones? | NDTV Gadgets360.com

Can Honor 9 Lite Dethrone Xiaomi’s Budget Smartphones? | NDTV Gadgets360.com

Since this is a budget smartphone, many of us were concerned about its look and feel. This is the part where we describe how the phone looks and how durable it feels. Next up, we mention the different variants of the Honor 9 Lite and how much each of them costs. We look at Honor’s […]

Apple’s iPhone 7 Plus Was China’s Second Best-Selling Smartphone in 2017 | Mac Rumors

Apple’s iPhone 7 Plus Was China’s Second Best-Selling Smartphone in 2017 | Mac Rumors

Apple was the only foreign brand in China’s 2017 market top 10, according to the research, thanks to the success of its iPhone 7 series. An uptick in sales in the second half of the year was reportedly due to the implementation of price cuts, which increased Apple’s competitiveness against lower-cost local brands. For example, […]