Smart reveals Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge plans
MANILA, Philippines – Smart Communications revealed its pricing and plans for the release of the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge in the Philippines.
The Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge were earlier reported priced at P35,990 for a 32GB Galaxy S6 model and P41,990 for the 32 GB S6 Edge model.
Prospective buyers can get the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge beginning at Plan 999, which comes with a sizable 5GB of monthly data volume allowance.
Interested subscribers can get the Samsung Galaxy S6 at Plan 999 with a P19,200 ($428) cash-out for the 32GB model, or P800 ($17) a month for 24 months. The Galaxy S6 Edge (32GB), meanwhile, is available on Plan 999 with a P24,000 ($536) cash-out, or P1,000 ($22) a month for 24 months. This means they only pay P1,799 ($40) a month for the Galaxy S6 or P1,999 ($44) a month for the Galaxy S6 Edge.
Users can also get the Galaxy S6 (32GB) and S6 Edge (32GB) at Plan 2000, with P5,500 ($122) or P229 per month and P12,000 ($268) or P500 per month cash-out, respectively.
Smart Infinity, Smart's premium postpaid brand, also has the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge available at Prestige Plans 5000 and 8000, along with Mabuhay Miles on Philippine Airlines for international and domestic flights.
Aside from increases in the data volume allowance, Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge purchasers are also entitled to free one-month Gadget Care smartphone insurance, free Deezer Premium+ access for 24 months, as well as a chance to choose one item from a lineup of free goods, including a Samsung wireless charger, Samsung accessories, tickets to the Katy Perry Prismatic concert, movie tickets, and gift certificates and other items.
Additionally, those who bought a Samsung Galaxy S6 or S6 Edge Plan online from now until April 20 will automatically get a free Samsung wireless charger.
Globe has also released the pricing of the devices on their end, bringing up a pre-order site for users to take advantage of. – Rappler.com