The Samsung Galaxy S5 release date and price have been confirmed as pre-orders have started today for T-Mobile and AT&T. Pre-orders can be placed now with the device expected to ship on April 11. The Samsung Galaxy S5 can be pre-ordered on T-Mobile (HERE) and on AT&T (HERE). In the case of AT&T the Samsung Galaxy S5 pre-order also includes the option to pre-order the Tizen powered Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo and Gear Fit as well. Other places that have the Samsung Galaxy S5 include Best Buy which actually has a physical units that you can play with, but you also need to pre-order (HERE) if you want to take it home on April 11, like AT&T, Best Buy also has the Gear smartwatches for pre-order. Currently we don't have word about a Verizon pre-order.
When it comes to the Samsung Galaxy S5 pre-order for T-Mobile consumers have the option of paying $0 up front in favor of $77.50 monthly payments with $27.50/month for 24 months. The Samsung Galaxy S5 pre-order for T-Mobile includes a SIM start kit that is automatically added to the order for $10. The retail price of the Samsung Galaxy S5 for consumers will be $660 if purchased through T-Mobile. When it comes to AT&T the Samsung Galaxy S5 can be gotten with a 2-year contract for $199.99, compared to the regular price of $649.99 without a contract. Currently we do not have word about Verizon Wireless but we anticipate that pre-orders will also begin soon for all other major carriers. The Samsung Galaxy S5 can be gotten on Sprint for $0 down by paying $27.09 a month for 23 months or $199.99 after a $50 mail in rebate.
The Samsung Galaxy S5 pre-order through Best Buy offers the flagship through AT&T and Sprint for prices ranging from $199.99 with a 2-year contract for Sprint and $299.99 with a 2-year contract from AT&T. The Samsung Gear smartwatches can also be pre-ordered with the Gear 2 costing $299.99, the Gear 2 Neo priced at $199.99 and the Gear Fit at $199.99. AT&T is also offering the Samsung Gear 2 for $299 retial price and the Samsung Gear 2 Neo and Gear Fit for $199. The smartwatches and Samsung Galaxy S5 all ship starting April 8 and Samsung has an offer which allows customers that purchase the Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo or Samsung Galaxy S5 by June 5 can get a $50 rebate. For those who are interested in the Samsung Galaxy S5, AT&T also offers the AT&T Next 12 and 18 options. Consumers can pay $32.50 over the course of 20 months or $25.00 over the course of 26 months. Other retailers like Radio Shack are also currently offering pre-orders.
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