AT&T's Galaxy S22 offer allows for $800 off even if you trade in an older, broken phone – CNET


AT&T can have aggressive offers for the Galaxy S22.

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When you’ve got AT&T and are pondering of upgrading your previous Galaxy to a brand new Galaxy S22 telephone, you might get a stable deal in case you’re prepared to stick with the service for 36 months. On Wednesday the service introduced its newest presents to entice new and current customers to improve following Samsung’s Unpacked occasion. It is providing $800 off a brand new S22 telephone (S22 common, S22 Plus or S22 Extremely) while you commerce in any previous Galaxy S, Galaxy Observe or Galaxy Z telephone. 

The older telephones might be in any situation, too. The service is providing the credit score even when your previous machine will not activate, has a busted battery or a damaged display. 

“We now have the chance there with any of those gadgets, there is definitely worth to us as an organization, whether or not we will reuse the machine, refurbish it and even recycle,” Jenifer Robertson, govt vice chairman and basic supervisor at AT&T Mobility, tells CNET. 

“So the flexibility to get these gadgets again in our palms actually brings us worth and helps our dedication to be extra environmentally acutely aware.” 

Whereas the supply is new to AT&T, it follows an identical deal from Verizon final yr. At a number of factors within the yr, the corporate dangled promotions to lure clients to new gadgets and wi-fi plans by including further worth in change for damaged gadgets. 

To get AT&T’s deal you will must have a limiteless plan, although the corporate tells CNET that you just will not be restricted to the corporate’s three most up-to-date limitless choices (often known as Starter, Additional and Elite). When you’ve got a latest however older limitless plan, you’ll be able to nonetheless benefit from the deal. All the limitless plans have 5G entry, together with for the service’s C-band and upcoming 3.45GHz 5G networks, which AT&T calls “5G Plus.” 

As with the service’s earlier improve offers, you will must pay on your new telephone on a 36-month installment plan. The $800 can be doled out as invoice credit over the course of these 36 months. If you wish to go away the service early, you will want to surrender the remaining credit and repay the remaining stability owed on the telephone. 

The brand new Galaxy S22 line can be stocked in shops on Feb. 25. If you wish to preorder with AT&T, you will get a free doubling of storage. AT&T hasn’t given out an finish date for the trade-in deal however says the supply can be accessible for a “restricted time.” 

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