LG announced Thursday that the flagship phonewhat , is about to make his debut in the United States.
The device manufacturer said theReach out to large telephones and retailers on April 11, and have a base price of US $ 820 for the unlocked model with 128GB of internal storage.
In addition, consumers decided to buy a unit during the presale that starts on Friday, March 29 may also take advantage of some promotions offered by certain operators and retailers as long as they reserve the cell phone in advance.
The LG G8 ThinQ will be available on Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, US Cellular and Xfinity Mobile, and at Best Buy and B&H retailers.
Here the details:
Verizon: Receive a credit of up to US $ 1,000
New Verizon customers will be able to receive up to $ 1,000 in credit on the purchase of the LG G8 ThinQ by combining some promotions and activating a new line, the phone said in an email Thursday.
For example, they can receive a discount of US $ 350 if they pay it in installments in addition to up to US $ 450 if they exchange a used cell phone. Verizon also offers a prepaid MasterCard card valued at US $ 200 if they activate an unlimited eligible plan. Through the installment payment plan, the LG G8 ThinQ costs US $ 35 per month for 24 months (a total of US $ 840).
Existing customers who want to upgrade to the new phone can redeem an old cell phone and receive a credit of US $ 200. Verizon also give a gift card with a value of US $ 100 with the purchase of the accessory package (US $ 150 value) for the LG G8 ThinQ.
All discounts, Verizon says, will be refunded to consumers as a credit on their bills. The prepaid card will be sent within eight weeks.
AT&T: Buy one and get another one for free
Although the LG G8 ThinQ pre-sale begins on Friday, March 29 – the same day for all operators – the device does not reach AT&T stores until April 12, the operator said in a statement.
In AT&T the LG G8 ThinQ will cost you a total of US $ 830 or US $ 27.67 per month for 30 months, and for a limited time, if you buy one, you will receive another one for free. Both cell phones must be paid by the installment plan and at least one must be a new activation with a plan that costs a minimum of US $ 50 per month.
T-Mobile: Save US $ 200 or more
If you prefer T-Mobile as your operator, you can also get the LG G8 ThinQ there – but you'll have to wait a bit. Presale does not start until April 5 at 5 a.m. Pacific time and the device does not reach stores until April 12.
In T-Mobile the base price of the LG G8 ThinQ is US $ 620 because the telephone offers all its customers a discount of US $ 200 on the cell phone. The installment payments will be US $ 25.84 per month for 24 months.
However, T-Mobile may reduce the price up to an additional 50 percent if you redeem a used cell phone or add a new line. This means that if you are a new customer you can pay about US $ 310 on the LG G8 ThinQ for this phone.
Sprint: Buy a LG G8 ThinQ for a total of US $ 360
The presale of the LG G8 ThinQ start the same day as in other operators but the device does not reach Sprint stores until April 12.
The Sprint offer for the LG G8 ThinQ applies if consumers rent the cell phone through the Sprint Flex program. The program will allow them to upgrade to a new phone after 18 months or keep the device and pay for a total of 24 months. The monthly payments are US $ 35 per month for between 18 to 24 months (for a total cost of between US $ 630 and US $ 840).
However, Sprint said in a statement that it will reimburse customers US $ 20 per month from their second month. This means that consumers will end up paying only US $ 270 if they rent the cell phone for 18 months or US $ 360 if they stay after two years.
Sprint also offers a $ 150 prepaid MasterCard with the purchase of more than $ 75 in accessories.
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