Samsung now promotes the Galaxy S6 as a selfie phone

Samsung's latest Galaxy S6 promo video presents the handset's front-facing camera, which has a 5 MP wide-angle sensor that lets you take better selfies...
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39. TechieXP1969

Posts: 14967; Member since: Sep 25, 2013

Hah! And i sold my Note 4 for $475. Looks like I got a better deal.

38. TechieXP1969

Posts: 14967; Member since: Sep 25, 2013

The phone just came out in September. Its worth about 50% the retail price. It has nothing to do with being an iPhone. The S and Notes sell for just as much if not more. I can buy a brand new S5 retail for $350 and its still way more phone vs the iPhone 6. I have never sold any phone I have owned for less than 50% of its retail value, not counting what I paid for it. I use to buy on contract and still sold them for 50% to 70% retail. The Note 4 for Verizon is 699. I sold mine to get the S6 Edge. I got $475 on eBay. That is well above 50% retail. I could ahve gotten more. But I wanted to sell it fast so I could pay 1/2 on the S6 so I am closer to paying for it when the Note 5 comes out and I upgrade on Verizon Edge. Yes the iPhone resale value is higher than most androids. So? Why would anyone compare a flagship to phones that aren't. That is stupid. Its like saying a Ferrari has a higher resell value vs a Yugo.

15. lylee73

Posts: 84; Member since: Mar 18, 2015

Just wait for Asus Zenfone Selfie (or any other selfie-centric phone) to come out. Can't anyone be patient with that? It's just overpriced.

18. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014

er... technically its called groufie

21. hurrycanger

Posts: 1761; Member since: Dec 01, 2013

I don't think there is a "technically" here. But while we are at it, selfie is a much better word, at least to me, since it describes the action of someone holding the phone to take photos of himself or herself, of even... ourselves or themselves or whatever-self. "Groufie" just doesn't describe that at all. B-)

23. lylee73

Posts: 84; Member since: Mar 18, 2015

Groufie? It's actually wefie (not wi-fi).

22. aba71983

Posts: 807; Member since: Jul 24, 2014

Those people on this ads, how many of them using iPhone?

30. mojtaba_mn

Posts: 268; Member since: Feb 22, 2013

im never buy a samsung phone buy a samsung and never again

36. TechieXP1969

Posts: 14967; Member since: Sep 25, 2013

I don't like selfies,al is huge. I like the look on the guys face as he hides his crappy iPhone. HaHa, I like how they put cases on some

42. aba71983

Posts: 807; Member since: Jul 24, 2014

Yeah, I can see that! That's why you choice to put carton robot in your avatar because you never had smartphone to take a selfie. You just using Samsung laptop, haha!
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