AT&T, one of the largest provider of mobile phone in the the United States, announced on Thursday that it will sell the Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone for $200 with a two-year contract starting April 11.
AT&T’s pre-orders of Samsung Galaxy S5 devices in black or white will begin online, Friday through its website. However, there are no details given yet on the availability of Samsung Galaxy S5 in copper and blue.
Samsung Galaxy S5 runs Android 4.4, a new version of Samsung?s TouchWiz interface, and features a 5.1-in. display. S5 has quad-core Snapdragon 805 processor, which runs at 2.5GHz. The Galaxy S5’s fingerprint scanner is an optional biometric measure which the user can use to unlock your phone. Moreover, AT&T will also sell the Samsung Gear 2 smartwatch for cost $299, while the Gear 2 Neo and Gear Fit smartband will cost $199 each.
AT&T, a multinational telecommunication company that have consistently provided reliable high-quality products and services, aims to bring together revolutionary smartphones , generation TV services and sophisticated solutions for multi-national businesses to their customers.
“Today, our mission is to connect people with their world, everywhere they live and work, and do it better than anyone else. We’re fulfilling this vision by creating new solutions for consumers and businesses and by driving innovation in the communications and entertainment industry,” AT&T wrote on their website.
However, shortly after AT&T announced its pre-orders of Samsung, rival T-Mobile also revealed its own plans of accepting pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S5 on March 24th with no down payment and $27.50 per month for 24 months.
Samsung will also sell its Galaxy S5 on April 11 in over 150 countries. Aside from AT&T and T-Mobile, galaxy S5 will also be available in the US through Sprint, Verizon Wireless, MetroPCS, and U.S. Cellular. Soon after its release, customers can also buy at retail stores like RadioShack, Sam’s Club, Target, Best Buy, Amazon, Costco, and Walmart.