Demand for the Samsung Galaxy S4
at Canadian carrier TELUS is off the charts. Those who pre-ordered the next Android flagship from TELUS are being offered a $50 credit to delay the shipment
of their phone. Instead of being shipped on April 27th, the phone would be shipped on May 10th. According to the email, those who decide not to take the money will have their phone in transport on April 26th.
TELUS says in the message that "This device has been so popular that there’s a very limited quantity available across Canada and internationally
," forcing the carrier to make the offer. We know that this is a most difficult decision for TELUS customers who have pre-ordered the Samsung Galaxy S4, but it is one that must be made by 11:59pm EST this coming Tuesday, April 23rd.
The Samsung Galaxy S4 is priced at $199.99 at TELUS with a three-year contract or $699.99 off contract.
Thanks for pre-ordering the GALAXY S4 with TELUS. This device has been so popular that there’s a very limited quantity available across Canada and internationally. To help manage our restricted supply, we’re offering select pre-order customers a $50 bill credit if you’re willing to wait up to two weeks to receive your GALAXY S4.
What this means for you
If you decide to take this offer, we’ll add a $50 credit to your account after you receive your device. We will ship your GALAXY S4 by May 10th instead of Saturday, April 27th. If you choose not to take this offer, your GALAXY S4 will be shipped on Friday April 26.
Hurry now, limited time offer: You must accept this offer by 11:59pm Eastern Standard Time on Tuesday April 23, 2013."