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Ting Offering the Samsung Galaxy S III for $529

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WOW a somewhat reasonable down to earth price for a smartphone!!!!!


Aug 3, 2012, 9:38 AM
Smartphones are sooo outrageously over
priced!!!! Compared to Tablets & laptops, smartphone
are way, way overpriced!!!

I think $499 for the 16GB version, $579 for the 32GB
version, and no more than $649 at the absolute most
for the 64GB version would be reasonable.

Aug 3, 2012, 2:13 PM
It's even cheaper with the discount url...
$50 off:
Samsung Galaxy SIII 16GB - $429*
Samsung Galaxy SIII 32GB - $479*
Samsung Galaxy SII (white) - $385*
Or, use the promo code on Ting's website: VTIMRK6

Aug 3, 2012, 4:16 PM
Look at this company's service plans!!!!

I can't believe these guys slipped under my radar. I'm totally excited that this MVNO exists!

I can get a comparable level of service for my account with Ting for just barely more than ONE THIRD of the price I'm paying Verizon right now.

My 4 smartphones use only about 1000 minutes a month and ZERO text messages. We also use only 3-5 GB combined, on a heavy month.

As soon as I can verify the service quality is acceptable where I will be using it (and I'm not too picky), I'll scrape together a few pennies for handsets, and kick Verizon to the curb!!!

FINALLY and MVNO that has the right pricing structure!

My only real problem is deep-seated HATRED for Samsung. They aren't st...

Aug 4, 2012, 12:57 AM
I hear ya. One one hand there is the aversion to taking it with no vaseline from Verizon. On the other hand...Samsung. You know that it will fail. You just don't know when. But likely sooner rather than later.

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