12.5 C
New York
Thursday, May 28, 2020
Home News What do you think of Samsung's 50% buy-back offer for the Galaxy...

What do you think of Samsung’s 50% buy-back offer for the Galaxy S20?

Having a chat with the AC forums.

galaxy-s20-all-models-grey-4.jpg?itok=KO

One of the constant pains of owning an Android phone has been the platform’s inability to hold its value over the years. You can buy the highest-end and most premium device that’s available today, but a couple of years down the road, it’ll be worth next to nothing for what you originally paid.

Some Android phones tend to retain their monetary value better than others, and in an attempt to further mitigate this problem, Samsung recently announced a new buy-back program for the Galaxy S20 lineup. Buy an S20 today, and Samsung will buy it back for 50% of the value when you’re ready to upgrade over the next 24 months.

It’s a pretty solid program, but what do our AC forum members think about it? Here’s what some of them have to say.

avatar2622245_1.gifme just saying
04-01-2020 12:22 PM

sounds like a great deal, if samsung fully honors it. they have always been a bit dodgy when it comes to their trade in deals. some get the full amount and some don’t for whatever reason.

Reply

avatar2313781_26.gifMike Dee
04-01-2020 12:38 PM

It seems like it makes it somewhat fairer for those that buy the high end models and normally don’t see a return on their higher investment with trades.

Reply

avatar2393890_13.gifdonm527
04-01-2020 02:42 PM

Saying 50% is impressive since in two years you probably couldnt get 50% value on it. You’d have to hope you liked your phone enough to continue with Samsung again in two years. And you hope they don’t make the S22 $2000.

Reply

What about you? What do you think of Samsung’s 50% buy-back offer for the Galaxy S20?

Latest

Woodley vs. Burns UFC Fight Night: When, where & how to watch

After several delays and a few fights in Florida, the UFC is returning to Las Vegas! The next UFC Fight

What keyboard app are you using in 2020?

Chatting with the AC forums.Your phone's virtual keyboard is one of the most important things you interact with every single

Google sued by Arizona over allegedly illegal location tracking

This isn't the first time Google is being sued over privacy concerns.What you need to knowGoogle has been sued by

Galaxy Note 20 could be Samsung’s first phone to come with a 5nm chipset

The Exynos 992 is rumored to be a significant upgrade over the current Exynos 990 and Snapdragon 865 chipsets.What you