DALLAS, March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting tomorrow, March 30, you can preorder the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ from AT&T either online or in stores, and stop by select retail locations March 31 for a sneak peek of the infinitely amazing entertainment experience. The smartphone will be available in AT&T stores as early as April 21.
Customers who preorder the Galaxy S8 or S8+ via AT&T NextSM on the nation's best data network1 can take advantage of each of the following offers2:
- Up to $750 in credits towards another Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+ when adding a line that is also purchased on AT&T Next,
- A Samsung Gear VR included, along with a controller powered by Oculus and an Oculus content bundle,
- A Samsung Gear S3 for $49 with a 2-year service agreement,
- And, for 99-cents you can get a Samsung Tab E and/or a Samsung Gear S2 when you activate 2-year service agreements.
The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ will be some of the first devices able to reach ultra-fast wireless speeds on the AT&T 5G Evolution network when we launch it in the coming months in select areas of Austin and Indianapolis.
With the Galaxy S8 and S8+ on the AT&T wireless network you can stream the latest video data free via the DIRECTV, DIRECTV NOW or Fullscreen apps. You can also watch what you want from virtually anywhere on the high dynamic range (HDR) certified smartphone with an Infinity Screen featuring an amazing edge-to-edge display.3
"When you get your Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ from AT&T you'll enjoy nearly infinite entertainment possibilities on your choice of our unlimited wireless plans," said Jeff Bradley, senior vice president, Device and Network Services Marketing, AT&T. "The high definition Infinity Screen is immersive and begs you to watch your favorite shows, movies and sports. And there's no better way to experience it than on the nation's best data network from AT&T."
Revolutionary features of the Galaxy S8 and S8+ include4:
- Bixby Vision: Turns your already amazing camera into a smart camera. It takes brilliant photos, as you'd expect. It also helps you identify landmarks, translate foreign languages and find where to buy an item.
- Facial recognition or Iris Scanner: Unlocks your phone with just a glance.
- Steadfast security: Defense-grade Samsung Knox™ helps keep your critical data and private information safe wherever you are.
- Fast wireless charging: Charge your phone without fumbling around with cords. IP68 water resistant rating: Resists a splash or an accidental dunk.
- DIRECTV Remote: Turn your phone into a DIRECTV remote control when you are watching TV at home.
On AT&T Next you can get the Galaxy S8 at $25 or the Galaxy S8+ at $28.34 for 30 months with eligible service, and business customers can purchase either device on an Equipment Installment Plan over 36 or 24 months.5
AT&T wireless customers can also sign up for the AT&T Unlimited PlusSM wireless plan and get a $25 monthly video credit6 towards any AT&T video service including DIRECTV, DIRECTV NOW, or U-verse TV. After 22GB of data usage per line, AT&T may slow speeds during network congestion.
New AT&T wireless customers can also receive up to $650 in credits when they switch to AT&T from another wireless provider and buy a new smartphone with eligible service on AT&T Next after trading in their old device.7
1 Claim based on the Nielsen Certified Data Network Score. Score includes data reported by wireless consumers in the Nielsen Mobile Insights survey, network measurements from Nielsen Mobile Performance and Nielsen Drive Test Benchmarks for Q3+Q4 2016 across 121 markets.
2 BOGO: Req's well-qual. credit, new line & elig monthly wireless. Credits start in 2 to 3 bills and are provided over 30 months. If svc cancelled, device balance due. Taxes, fees, & restr's apply. Ends 4/1/17. Integrated BOGO requiring elig. TV svc avail. on 4/2 for a ltd. time. Samsung Gear VR: Ltd time, while supplies last. Terms & conditions apply. Visit www.samsungpromotions.com for details and visit oculus.com/warnings for health and safety warning for use of Gear VR. Samsung Gear S3: Req's elig. svc on both devices. Activ. & early termination fee, other fees, charges & restr's apply. Samsung Tab E/Samsung Gear S2: Avail. to customers who buy both phone and Samsung Galaxy Tab E together & meet all elig. requirements.
3 Data Free Streaming: Req's active AT&T postpaid data svc on elig. device. Use subject to wireless service terms; streaming may not work at reduced speeds. Offer, functions & programming subj. to change & may be discontinued w/o notice at any time. DIRECTV NOW: Req's elig. DIRECTV or DIRECTV NOW & AT&T data svcs. Exclusions & restr'sapply. Content varies and must be streamed through the DIRECTV or DIRECTV NOW app. See details at www.directvnow.com/data. FULLSCREEN: In-app streaming does not count against data allotments; non-streaming app activity may incur data usage.
4 Scanner: Biometric data collected & stored locally not intended or diagnostic, therapeutic, or preventative purposes. Water-resistant: In up to 5 feet of water for up to 30 min.
5Req's well-qualified credit, installment agreement, & elig. svc. Tax due at sale. If wireless svc is cancelled, device balance due. Fees, other charges & restr's apply.
6Ltd time offer. Credit starts w/in 3 bills. Taxes, fees, & restrictions apply. Offer may be discontinued at any time.
7Req's elig. port-in and svc. Get credits (for trade-in + device balance) w/in 90 days. Fees, charges & restrs apply.
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