Register your Samsung Galaxy S III or Samsung GALAXY Note II and get a free flip cover and more

Register your Samsung Galaxy S III or Samsung GALAXY Note II and get a free flip cover and more
 Free is the word at Samsung's Facebook page where the Korean based manufacturer wants you to register your Samsung Galaxy S III or Samsung GALAXY Note II in its Owner's Hub. In return, Samsung will send you a number of free items. First, you will receive a free flip cover in your choice of orange, green, blue or pink. These normally sell for $39.99. But wait, there's more.

Those registering their device will also receive some free TecTiles. These are tags that are "read" by your phone using NFC and tell your device to do a certain function, like open a specific app or change the settings. A pack of 5 normally cost about $14. And regardless if you own the Samsung Galaxy S III or the Samsung GALAXY Note II, if you merely register on Samsung's Facebook page, they will send you a coupon for 50% off the price of any accessory sold on Samsung's web store. The coupon must be used to buy a mobile accessory only. And each shipping address can receive no more than 10 free items. The offer runs from now through February 11th and you can start the process by clicking on the sourcelink.

Samsung has hit paydirt with the Samsung Galaxy S III and the Samsung GALAXY Note II. It's incredibly difficult to come up with one device that the public can't get enough of, so to have two products back-to-back capture the public's attention is truly remarkable. Earlier this year, Samsung Mobile chief J.K. Shin said that the phablet would sell more than 20 million units, twice the amount of the original. The Samsung Galaxy S III remains the flagship Android handset and sold 20 million units in the first 100 days it was available.

If you have either device, take a few minutes to register it with Samsung. Heck, the flip cover alone is worth doing it for.

source: Samsung via TmoNews

UPDATE: Samsung has officially run out of flip covers and TecTiles for those who respond to the promotion. Those registering their Samsung Galaxy S III or Samsung GALAXY Note II in the Owner's Hub will now receive the 50% off coupon good on any accessory for a mobile device on Samsung's web store.

source: PCMag

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25 Comments

1. phljcnth

Posts: 556; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

U.S. only?

14. metalpoet unregistered

It doesnt give you anything for free, they only give you a 50% off coupon to their stuff on samsung.com :(

2. blah312

Posts: 1; Member since: Dec 29, 2012

Yes us only....but it was limit stock only...and they ran out already i just tryed. boo :(

8. Jeradiah3

Posts: 1149; Member since: Feb 11, 2010

I tried it a couple of hours ago and there werent anymore!! that sucks because i just upgraded to the SIII and currently looking for a case

23. jtmoney430

Posts: 5; Member since: Jul 30, 2012

go get a case from urban armour gear. They really are sweet and extremely protective. Oh and not at all bulky.

3. bubba78

Posts: 57; Member since: May 23, 2011

Yeah they are already out of stock.

4. PAPINYC

Posts: 2315; Member since: Jul 30, 2011

Thank you PhoneArena for giving us heads up!!

5. TIrrodan92

Posts: 14; Member since: Dec 24, 2012

a bit late!

20. WakaFlakaD

Posts: 576; Member since: Apr 30, 2011

Way too late

6. bvalde09

Posts: 191; Member since: Nov 22, 2011

It should be worlwide not limited to US

7. TIrrodan92

Posts: 14; Member since: Dec 24, 2012

What is the sourcelink please! I would like to give it a try.

9. Myrith

Posts: 57; Member since: Feb 17, 2012

It said my password was incorrect, even though I was able to log in to my Samsung account elsewhere. I think they ran out several hours ago.

10. jeanius

Posts: 2; Member since: Dec 29, 2012

They ran out yesterday night when I tried it.

11. nyamo

Posts: 274; Member since: Mar 19, 2011

i think the end of the article should be the nfc tags are worth it, i've always wanted to play with some but never wanted to spend money on more of a toy at the moment. for those tht didn't make it in time, shipping was estimated at 6-8 weeks so its going to be a while before anyones sees the handouts

12. Ninetysix

Posts: 2964; Member since: Oct 08, 2012

You better register your S3/Note 2 since you don't know when it'll die all of a sudden. 140+ pages in XDA forums....LOL http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1993044

13. CivicSi89

Posts: 349; Member since: Jul 23, 2011

Just did. Got a Flip Cover and Free TecTiles for my Galaxy Note II. Thats awesome!

15. joseph98

Posts: 167; Member since: Feb 03, 2012

The 50% off coupon code is (re156940u)

16. TechnoMichael unregistered

Should have posted this sooner, android central posted this yesterday and i got my free flip cover and also my dad got one for his note 2

17. GeekMovement unregistered

No more flip covers? I'll pass.

18. zackh121556

Posts: 133; Member since: Feb 01, 2012

I ordered mine last night....it was posted on www.Droid-life.com yesterday lol. Phone arena needs to step their game up. They must have been posting iphone news instead lol

19. WakaFlakaD

Posts: 576; Member since: Apr 30, 2011

I got mine Note 2 on Craigslist... wonder if it will register at all =(

21. JewBakaUCFG

Posts: 176; Member since: Sep 25, 2012

Ah ha! Yeah ... I found out the hard way yesterday that they were out of the free stuff. Darn. Could have used those Tec Tiles.

22. KingKurogiii

Posts: 5713; Member since: Oct 23, 2011

my sister registered friday evening for this and just received her email this morning that they were out of stock... >>

24. 1ceTr0n

Posts: 549; Member since: May 20, 2012

Well, that really blows

25. tommartin17

Posts: 32; Member since: Apr 07, 2015

great review!

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