Tag: Mobile Phone Pricing

The Nokia 8 gets the pricing right, but just how right is it? | BGR

The Nokia 8 gets the pricing right, but just how right is it? | BGR

After a trend of slight overpricing to cash in on the Nokia brand name with its first three products, the Nokia 8 gets the price right. I’m left wondering how and why… Smartphone pricing is perhaps my favorite thing ever (okay, not really), because I usually tend to guess the price right. And even if […]

HTC Preparing a U11 Plus Flagship With an 18:9 Display for a Later Unveiling | wccftech

HTC Preparing a U11 Plus Flagship With an 18:9 Display for a Later Unveiling | wccftech

In order to achieve this, HTC will have to use a glass and metal chassis to allow wireless induction but that might drive the overall price sky high. Even when the U Ultra was announced at the start of the year, it featured previous-generation hardware, no headphone jack, an expensive price tag and lack of […]

Apple increases iPhone screen repair prices | KnowTechie

Apple increases iPhone screen repair prices | KnowTechie

However, if you are an iPhone user, it may be sensible to take extra special care of your device going forward, as it has recently become more expensive to repair the screens on a number of different iPhone models. The price hike, which was quietly introduced by Apple, was first spotted by users on Reddit. […]

Target’s app to guide customers through stores and to deals | Retail Dive

Target’s app to guide customers through stores and to deals | Retail Dive

Earlier this month, Target also announced a new pricing strategy that appears to counter an emerging price war among Walmart, grocery stores and dollar stores. The retailer said that its teams looked at the products “most important” to its customers and made sure they’re priced right daily. Target is sweeping away “all those little signs and […]

The Psychology Behind the New iPhone’s Four-Digit Price | Harvard Business Review

The Psychology Behind the New iPhone’s Four-Digit Price | Harvard Business Review

Apple made headlines by announcing that the price for its new iPhone X (a fancy term for 10) will range from $999 to $1,149. These prices are commanding attention because they are significantly higher than the base prices of the two other iPhone models that were also announced, the 8 ($699) and the 8 Plus ($799). […]

Apple Inc (AAPL) Stock Is Down, But Wall Street Remains Bullish. Time To Buy Now? | amigobulls

Apple Inc (AAPL) Stock Is Down, But Wall Street Remains Bullish. Time To Buy Now? | amigobulls

The recently held mega launch event at the Steve Jobs theater has failed to provide an immediate boost to Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock. In fact, shares of the Cupertino based tech giant have been trending lower since the event. This is in spite of the fact that the launch event received favorable commentary from Wall Street. […]

China’s Huawei is making smartphones more accessible for Kenyans | Techwire Asia

China’s Huawei is making smartphones more accessible for Kenyans | Techwire Asia

HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES, the biggest smartphone maker by market share in China, is deepening its strategy to capture the Kenyan market by introducing niche smartphone options that is aimed at boosting the company’s presence ahead of their competitors. According to Derek Du, who runs Huawei’s Africa operations, the smartphone maker will be offering Kenyans a range […]

NJ Apple Stores need better price tags, state says | app.com

NJ Apple Stores need better price tags, state says | app.com

Listing prices for iPads, iPhones, MacBooks and other electronics on digital screens at Apple Stores around the state is not good enough, the state’s consumer watchdog said Tuesday. Apple has agreed to list prices on “pricing wedges” on each table where devices are offered for sale, according to the state Attorney General’s office. The agreement […]

Apple’s 4K Content Pricing Strategy is a Very Smart Move | ExtremeTech

Apple’s 4K Content Pricing Strategy is a Very Smart Move | ExtremeTech

At its launch event yesterday, Apple announced a bold new strategy that could give it a leadership position in a critical market. Marketing professionals and executives from other companies were left looking foolish by comparison and they’ll undoubtedly scramble to keep up with the Cupertino-based company. I’m speaking, of course, about Apple’s new 4K content […]

iPhone X puts exclamation point on Apple’s pricing strategy | ABC News

iPhone X puts exclamation point on Apple’s pricing strategy | ABC News

Apple has made a luxury iPhone that punctuates its technological swagger with a high-priced exclamation point. And that exclamation point appears to be a sign of things to come. The long-anticipated iPhone X unveiled Tuesday will sell for $999, double what the original iPhone cost a decade ago and more than any other competing device […]