AT&T Begins Pre-Orders for Galaxy S5 and Gear Smartwatch March 21st

glam_gear-2-fit-galaxy-s5-blackSamsung’s newest Galaxy phone is one of the first out of the gate this year, and AT&T is on top of pre-orders!

Starting tomorrow, March 21st you can snag a spot in line for what’s sure to be one of the hottest phones of the year. The GS5 features a 5.1″ 1080p display, Qualcomm 800 series chipset, a new 16MP camera, a larger 2800mAh battery, and a few new tricks like a fingerprint scanner and a heart rate monitor.

The 16GB model will set you back $199 on a two year agreement, or you can drop $650 to buy it out right.

We also have official pricing from AT&T on the family of Gear smartwatches. The Gear 2 will drop for $299, the Gear Neo and Gear Fit  $199.  Those shopping a Gear alongside the purchase of a Galaxy S5 will also receive $50 off their smartwatch.

AT&T expects the GS5 and various Gears to start shipping in early April. Hit the full press release below!

AT&T GEARS UP PRE-ORDERS FOR SAMSUNG GALAXY S® 5

AT&T EXPANDS ITS SAMSUNG GALAXY FAMILY OF DEVICES ON THE NATION’S

MOST RELIABLE 4G LTE NETWORK1

 

DALLAS, March 20, 2014 – AT&T2 announced that pre-orders begin tomorrow for the Samsung Galaxy S® 5 in the U.S. at att.com or at AT&T stores. Shipping for pre-orders will begin in early April.

 

The Galaxy S 5 is $199.99 with a two-year agreement. It is also available at $25 per month with AT&T Next 18 or $32.50 per month with AT&T Next 12. Full retail price for the device with no commitment is $649.99.

 

For a closer look at the Samsung Galaxy S 5, check out this video – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MvEx5UpO5dY&feature=youtu.be.

 

“AT&T continues to grow its leading device line and is proud to add the Samsung Galaxy S 5 to the nation’s most reliable 4G LTE network,” said Jeff Bradley, senior vice president – Devices, AT&T. “AT&T was the first carrier to deliver Samsung’s Galaxy family of devices to consumers in the U.S and we look forward to adding to the best selection of Samsung Galaxy models in 2014.”

 

Galaxy S 5 Key Features

  • ·         Colors: Charcoal Black and Shimmery White
  • ·         Display: Brilliant 5.1-inch Full HD Super AMOLED® display, wide viewing angles and Multi Window capability
  • ·         Memory: 2 GB RAM and 16 GBs internal storagewith microSD support up to 128GB
  • ·         50GB free storage: Available with AT&T Locker for AT&T Mobile Share Value customers
  • ·         Camera: 16 megapixel rear facing camera with Phase Detection Auto Focus for ultra-fast focus times to never miss a moment
  • ·         Operating System: Android 4.4 KitKat
  • ·         Processor: 2.5 GHz quad core
  • ·         Battery: 2,800 mAh
  • ·         Size: 72.5 x 142 x 8.1mm
  • ·         Weight: 145g
  • ·         Security: Built-in fingerprint sensor unlocks and locks to provide secure password protection
  • ·         S Health™4: Newly integrated platform lets you track nutrition, fitness and wellness, and includes the world’s first Heart Rate Sensor integrated into a smartphone

 

The Samsung Galaxy S 5 earned five out of five stars on AT&T’s Eco-Rating system. The system rates the environmental factors of AT&T branded handset devices and was created to empower consumer choice around sustainability. More information about this device’s rating and AT&T’s Eco-Rating System is available atatt.com/ecospace. Learn how you can join AT&T in making a difference.

 

Samsung Galaxy S 5, Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo Promotional Offer

Get $50 off a Samsung Gear 2 or Gear 2 Neo when you purchase a Samsung Galaxy S 5. Offer is available beginning March 21 and ends June 5, while supplies last at att.com or at AT&T stores. Discount applied at point of purchase via barcode.

 

AT&T is focused on giving our customers a top-notch experience with every interaction. The company recently outperformed competitors for the second time in a row in studies measuring customer service and the wireless purchase experience. J.D. Power awarded AT&T the “Highest Ranked Customer Service Performance Among Full-Service Wireless Providers” and “Highest Satisfaction with the Purchase Experience among Full-Service Wireless Providers” in their 2014, Volume 1 studies.5

1Reliability claim based on data transfer completion rates on nationwide 4G LTE networks. LTE is a trademark of ETSI. 4G LTE not available everywhere.

2AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.

3Portion of memory occupied by existing content.

4This device, S Health, and related software is not intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions, or in the cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of disease.

5AT&T received the highest numerical score among full service wireless providers in the proprietary J.D. Power 2013 (Vol. 2) and 2014 (Vol. 1) Wireless Customer Care Full Service and Full Service Wireless Purchase Experience StudiesSM. Study based on 7,195 (Customer Care) and 8,525 (Purchase Experience) consumer responses measuring 4 full service wireless providers and measures opinions of consumers who purchased a wireless product or service within last 6 months. Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions of consumers surveyed July-December 2013. Your experiences may vary. Visit jdpower.com.

 

 

AT&T Announces Pre-Orders for Samsung Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo and Gear Fit

DALLAS, March 20, 2014 – AT&T1 announced that pre-orders will begin tomorrow for the Samsung Gear 2, Samsung Gear 2 Neo and Samsung Gear Fit at att.com or at AT&T stores. Shipping will begin in early April. The Samsung Gear 2 is available for $299, Gear 2 Neo for $199 and the Gear Fit for $199, not including taxes. Additionally, when a Samsung Galaxy S® 5 is purchased from an AT&T company-owned retail store or att.comyou can get $50 off the purchase of a Gear 2 or Gear 2 Neo2.

The Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo each have a 1.63 inch Super AMOLED display with interchangeable straps, compatible with standard 22mm pin watch bands that allow you to wear your favorite strap. Both devices are dustproof and water-resistant3, so that they can be used at the beach or on a hike, and both come equipped with a heart rate monitor.

With the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo, you can also make voice calls and send text messages right from your wrist when paired with select Galaxy mobile phones, from the company that covers 99 percent of all Americans. When paired with select Galaxy mobile phones. Automatic notifications can be sent from a Samsung Galaxy® smartphone to Gear. Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo both have a music player that lets users listen to their favorite tunes while on-the-move. Additionally, Gear 2 has a 2 megapixel camera that has been moved from the strap to the face of the device for a more sleek design.

With a 1.84 inch curved Super AMOLED display and interchangeable band, Gear Fit was designed with health and wellness in mind. With the S Health™4 feature, you can track your steps, monitor heart rate on-the-go, and receive notifications for incoming calls, texts and emails.

“The Gear products are a great addition to our already strong lineup of wearable devices that meet your needs while on-the-go,” said Jeff Bradley, senior vice president – Devices, AT&T. “AT&T elevates mobility to the next level. Pair the Samsung Galaxy S 5 with Gear wearables for a great value that you can take anywhere and fits your lifestyle.”

For more information visit www.att.com/gear.

1AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.

Offer is available beginning March 21 and ends June 5, while supplies last at att.com or at AT&T stores. Discount applied at point of purchase via barcode.

3 This device has been tested and received an IP (Ingress Protection) rating of IP67, which tests for dust intrusion and for water submersion up to 1 meter for up to 30 minutes.  Not shockproof.  Covers must be tightly closed.

4This device, S Health, and related software is not intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions, or in the cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of disease.

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