Motorola DROID 3 receives its initial price drop to $149.99 on-contract through Amazon
posted by John V. / Jul 15, 2011, 9:01 AM
Well, that’s all fun and dandy picking it up for $200, but Amazon is already giving the handset that initial price drop that’s generally given after being on the market for some time. As long as you can adhere to Amazon’s strict plan policy, you’ll more than enjoy the smartphone’s 2-year contract price of $149.99 – a $50 savings compared to Verizon directly. At the same time, upgrade customers can pick up the handset at the same price as well! And of course, Amazon throws in the usual two-day shipping so that the only thing you’ll need to be concerned with is the handset’s actual pricing.
So there you have it folks, yet another recently released smartphone is getting its customary price drop courtesy of Amazon. We’re curious to see how much this one will end up being in a month or so.
source: Amazon via Unwired View
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i'm more interested in finding savings for the full retail price.
posted on Jul 15, 2011, 9:35 AM 0
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Your best option is to get it directly from Verizon. Best buy and amazonwireless for example may give better contract prices but they will charge way more full retail than Verizon will. I remember seeing the DROID x was 700+ through best buy and 499 through Verizon. DROID 3x is 450 full retail through Verizon.
posted on Jul 16, 2011, 6:46 AM 0
@Snowgator: The plans on AmazonWireless are from the four major mobile carriers, Verizon, Sprint, AT&T, and T-Mobile. AmazonWireless simply allows you to purchase one of their plans and a mobile device all in one seamless process.
posted on Jul 15, 2011, 6:25 PM 0
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too bad Droid phones are still horrible.
posted on Jul 16, 2011, 2:00 AM 2
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OMG miz get it together. You obviously just hate motos droids because of their locked bootloaders. Even tho this cripples them in the long run they are still amazing devices. Android as a whole wouldn't be as prosperous without the DROID series.
posted on Jul 16, 2011, 6:37 PM 1
Posts: 48; Member since: Jul 09, 2011
Miz i really think you were one of the kids that always got picked on in highschool.. get a life. Im a Droid guy and i will still back the Iphone up on occasion but MY personal preference is a DROID as YOUR personal preferance is an Iphone.. obviously. Everyone has their own opinion I just cannot comprehend why half of your comments are ignorant and no one wants to hear them 3/4 of the time. So stfu tool
posted on Jul 17, 2011, 3:45 PM 1
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