Best place to buy a new phone outright?

Discussion in 'Smart Phones and Devices' started by ng4ever, Mar 23, 2019.

  1. ng4ever

    ng4ever Flaccid 4Evar

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    Newegg, Amazon, Swappa , eBay or something else?
     
  2. entropism

    entropism 2[H]4U

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    Amazon, best buy, or your local carrier. B&H Photo is good too.
     
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  3. ng4ever

    ng4ever Flaccid 4Evar

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    Thanks!
     
  4. Spartacus09

    Spartacus09 Gawd

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    B&H is ideal if you're not in one of their states as they wont charge tax.
     
  5. TED

    TED Gawd

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    Costco sometimes has deals that do not require activation/new line purchases as well.
     
  6. Aurelius

    Aurelius 2[H]4U

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    Don't forget that some phone brands (Apple and Samsung most notably) will also sell phones directly from their sites. You won't always get deals, of course, but there's no ambiguity involved.
     
  7. T4rd

    T4rd [H]ardForum Junkie

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    Yup, I've bought phones from Amazon, Swappa (new phones just being resold), Google, and Samsung with no issues as well. Sometimes the OEMs have sales directly on their site as well, like Samsung and Google have been doing recently, as well as Moto does pretty routinely too, which prompts other resellers like Amazon and Best Buy to match them as well.
     
  8. harbingerofdoom

    harbingerofdoom Gawd

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    i get my phones from amazon these days...
    and i also get the unlocked variants only