Tag: Mobile Phone Pricing

2018 iPhones Could Start at $699, May Include Apple Pencil Support, 512GB Storage Option for OLED Models | Mac Rumors

2018 iPhones Could Start at $699, May Include Apple Pencil Support, 512GB Storage Option for OLED Models | Mac Rumors

As for the new OLED models, TrendForce expects the 5.8-inch device will have a lower starting price of $899 to $949, while the current-generation iPhone X, which starts at $999, will enter its “end of life” process due to the similarity in the specs of the two models. Meanwhile, the upcoming 6.5-inch device will target […]

Vodafone announces cheaper NBN plans in a bid to start a broadband price war | news.com.au

Vodafone announces cheaper NBN plans in a bid to start a broadband price war | news.com.au

VODAFONE says it wants to start a price war in the home broadband market and has released new NBN plans as a way of firing the first shot. The National Broadband Network has allowed a bunch of new players to easily enter the home broadband market, delivering services to end users via the wholesale network […]

iPhone X Sales Might Make Future High-End Smartphones More Expensive Than Ever | Inverse

iPhone X Sales Might Make Future High-End Smartphones More Expensive Than Ever | Inverse

How High Can Smartphone Prices Go? During Apple’s second-quarter earnings call, CEO Tim Cook stated that the iPhone X was the “top-selling iPhone since the launch,” putting to rest “notions that” the pricing strategy was too aggressive. The company’s current flagship iPhone was released alongside the 8 and the 8 Plus, which were around $200 […]

Why iPhone and Android phone prices will get even higher | CNET

Why iPhone and Android phone prices will get even higher | CNET

When Apple broke the $1,000 barrier for its iPhone X last September, critics scoffed at its exorbitant price. They doubted people would reach so deeply into their wallets for a phone that outpriced two other perfectly good iPhones, the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. The critics were wrong. Apple CEO Tim Cook said in […]

$1,000 iPhone X just the start of rising smartphone prices | Cult of Mac

$1,000 iPhone X just the start of rising smartphone prices | Cult of Mac

Apple’s bet on a $1,000 smartphone has paid off in a big way, and that’s bad news for iPhone fans. As the iPhone X continues to be Apple’s best-selling smartphone, analysts warn that it will encourage even higher price tags year after year. You can expect this year’s iPhone lineup to be even more expensive, […]

Just announced: T-Mobile is launching a cheaper unlimited wireless plan | WSOC-TV

Just announced: T-Mobile is launching a cheaper unlimited wireless plan | WSOC-TV

On its website, T-Mobile describes Essentials as a plan for people who mostly use their phone in the United States. The carrier says those who travel internationally may be better off with T-Mobile One. T-Mobile One is $70/month for a single line and $160/month for four lines, with taxes and fees included. A lot of […]

Wireless Service Prices Are Climbing Across the Board | The Motley Fool

Wireless Service Prices Are Climbing Across the Board | The Motley Fool

Sprint (NYSE:S) recently introduced new tiered-pricing for its unlimited data plans, following in the footsteps of AT&T (NYSE:T), T-Mobile (NASDAQ:TMUS), and Verizon (NYSE:VZ). Interestingly, Sprint’s new “Unlimited Basic” plan doesn’t offer a discount off of its existing unlimited plan despite removing or decreasing some of the features of the plan. In fact, some subscribers would […]

Sprint follows AT&T, Verizon unlimited strategy by raising prices | FierceWireless

Sprint follows AT&T, Verizon unlimited strategy by raising prices | FierceWireless

Those plans largely stand as a significant price increase to Sprint’s current Unlimited Freedom offer, which provides one line of service for $60 per month and, via a promotion, four lines of service for just $100 per month. However, that promotional price is scheduled to rise in a year’s time to $160 per month for […]

MSAP and lower broadband prices will impact Telekom — RAM | The Edge Markets

MSAP and lower broadband prices will impact Telekom — RAM | The Edge Markets

KUALA LUMPUR (June 29): Mandatory Standard Access Pricing (MSAP) is going to have a “most pronounced impact” on the financial position of Telekom Malaysia Bhd, as its implementation would lower wholesale prices on high speed broadband (HSBB) access for the other telecommunication companies, said RAM Rating Services Bhd. “This would allow the telcos to cut […]

Why Apple Might Rethink Its iPhone Pricing a Little | The Street

Why Apple Might Rethink Its iPhone Pricing a Little | The Street

Two well-respected analysts think Apple (AAPL) will be more flexible with its iPhone pricing this year, and they have their reasons. On Tuesday, Morgan Stanley’s Katy Huberty forecast Apple will assign an $899 starting price to the 5.8-inch iPhone X successor that’s due to launch this year, while charging $100 more for a 6.5-inch model. […]