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Unlocked Galaxy S8 and S8+ are available for pre-order in the US

0. phoneArena 4 days ago, 04:55 posted on

B&H is now taking pre-orders for the unlocked versions of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+...

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posted on 4 days ago, 06:05 3

1. kabel (Posts: 96; Member since: 06 Nov 2011)

The unlocked in USA are worthless because Samsung doesn't update them. Last year I got the Olympic edition and regretted getting it because super late updates. Still no nougat ...

posted on 4 days ago, 23:22

8. Highside (Posts: 127; Member since: 31 Jan 2017)

This prices are a F-ing ridiculous.

posted on 4 days ago, 09:45

2. Sakeem (Posts: 578; Member since: 05 Sep 2012)

Not too bad of a price at Best Buy.

posted on 4 days ago, 17:00

5. sissy246 (Posts: 3370; Member since: 04 Mar 2015)

Maybe not always but, Best Buy seams to always have the best prices. And they almost always give a gift card anywhere from $ 100 to $250

posted on 4 days ago, 14:59 1

3. haydenb (Posts: 44; Member since: 24 Nov 2011)

for those thinking they'll get updates faster you'll get them faster through a carrier. I have an unlocked S7 edge and Samsung does not update them yeah it got up dated to the March security patch a couple weeks ago but still on marshmallow. My Axon 7 has already been updated to 7.1.1

posted on 4 days ago, 16:05

4. btbotimtim (Posts: 237; Member since: 08 Dec 2010)

my tmobile s8 is sm-g950u instead of 950t. i have not testes it but i guess it is unlocked version.

posted on 4 days ago, 17:05

6. Mxyzptlk (Posts: 16223; Member since: 21 Apr 2012)

Overpriced if you ask me. At least Samsung has finally gone the universally unlocked route like Apple and Google has done.

posted on 4 days ago, 22:24

7. MKeditor (Posts: 69; Member since: 10 Dec 2010)

Kabel and haydenb are right. I had an unlocked S7 Edge and Samsung still hasn't updated it to naugat. We paid the highest price yet received the least service. It will be a cold day in hell before I buy an unlocked from Samsung again.

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