The holiday season brings many reasons to celebrate. However, none of them can close to the amount of rejoicing that people will get themselves engaged in as having to watch their favorite smartphones , handsets and other devices get a price slashing of the century. For Amazon customers, the holiday season already commenced on the 1st of November and will come to an end on the 22nd of December, giving them sufficient amount of time to enjoy the discounted deals put on smartphones and wearables. Here is our ultimate guide to buy gadgets and accessories this holiday season.
With Black Friday firing off on the 28th of November, customers who could not purchase an iPhone due to its exorbitant price tag will finally get the opportunity to become the owner of a lucrative and embellished iPhone. November to December is going to be a busy time frame for retailers stocking Apple products because these retailers are going to be housing subsidized iPhone deals. Even though iPhone lovers will not see any form of price slash on the iPhone 6 Plus, which is disappointing there is still a silver lining to the holiday season as the 4.7 inch iPhone 6 is going to be sold for $99 on a two-year contract from Sam’s Club. Keep in mind that the aforementioned price tag is for the 16 GB version and according to the retailer, each outlet is only going to stock 40-50 iPhone units.
In addition, the Black Friday deal has also put up another offer. The iPhone 6 coming in the 64 GB and 128 GB capacity models will be carrying a price tag of $199 and $299 respectively for a two-year contract anyway. From a price and performance perspective, purchasing the iPhone 6 64 GB version will be the better purchase as consumers can upgrade their existing storage to four times for the price of $100 (from the 16 GB to 64 GB). As for consumers looking to make their way with a discounted iPad, Apple has decided to put up a $100 discount for the iPad Air. As for the iPhone 6 accessories, the holiday season is giving you another chance to go home with a smile on your face because Amazon is offering a 20 percent discount on a variety of cases. Reminder: these cases are only compatible with the iPhone 6.
When the iPhone 5s is concerned, consumers looking to own an iPhone and gain even a larger amount of savings can acquire it as long as it is being sold for the right price. If an off-contract iPhone 5s is not being sold for $99 or less, along with an on-contract iPhone 5s for $1, then the discounted iPhone 6 deals are going to be your next best bet.
The leading Android phone maker has got some juicy deals for Android smartphone enthusiasts. The company’s flagship model, the Galaxy S5 will be sold at $1 for a two-year contract period offered by AT&T, Verizon or Sprint. While the Galaxy S5’s performance is impressive, its overall aesthetics does not justify the $599 off-contract price tag, so the $1 for a two-year contract is a great deal for Samsung fans.
LG’s flagship smartphone would be the better purchase compared to Samsung’s Galaxy S5, seeing as how the G3 possesses some technical details that are far better than its rival’s device. One of them is gaining an additional 1 GB of RAM for the 32 GB model (users will get 2 GB of RAM for the 16 GB G3, while the 32 GB model will be getting 3 GB of RAM). LG’s G3 will also be possessing a bigger 3,000 mAh battery and a plethora of other useful features such optical image stabilization and wireless charging right out of the box, which are features not present on the Galaxy S5. Furthermore, the device possesses a 1440p display on a 5.5 inch screen size, which only means that image quality going to look better on this device than it will on the Galaxy S5. As for the holiday season deal, the G3 is expected to be sold for $2 for a two-year contract period provided by Verizon or Sprint. All it takes will be an extra dollar and you will be entitled to better harware specifications and features.
Motorola has currently released three high end devices
While there have been no discounted deals revealed for any device, for DROID Turbo and Moto Maxx will be the perfect devices for your requirements because they possess no difference of hardware specifications. The only visible difference between the two devices is the overall aesthetics. One reason why both of these devices are being recommended is because they possess a 3,900 mAh battery, compared to the Nexus 6’s 3,220 mAh battery. The larger battery will grant more talk time to the user, since the 1440p resolution will be draining it at a very fast rate. Verizon will be offering a two-year contract for both devices for the price of $199.
Soon to storm envelop the entire globe, will be smartwatches and other wearables. Samsung’s Gear Fit wearable will carry a price tag of $99.99, after a $50 discount, while the Pebble’s original steel smartwatch will carry a price of $149.99, reduced from a price of $199.99. Even though the Gear Fit wearable is compact in size as compared to the Pebble smartwatch, it carries a smaller price tag and carries the same functionality as the original steel smartwatch, making it the better purchase. As for the remainder of the smartwatches, the Moto 360 will be the more preferred product for smartwatch connoisseurs. This is because when compared to the remainder of the it’s wearable competitors, such as LG’s G Watch R and Samsung’s Gear Live, the Moto 360 carries a smaller price tag, and apart from the different technical hardware specifications, it carries the same functionality that is exhibited in the Android Wear operating system.
The holiday season never lasts forever. Make good use of this information and of course the discounted deals and you will guarantee yourself as a happy customer.
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