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The new Samsung Galaxy S21 5G is here — Get AT&T’s best deal

AT&T Best Deal

Last week we told you everything you need to know about Samsung’s latest iteration of its Galaxy smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy S21, and also weighed in on the pros and cons of this new mobile device. We recommend it for anyone looking to upgrade from a phone that is two years old or older. This week we are already seeing deals on this new phone, which goes on sale on January 28.

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The 5G 128GB model" >Samsung Galaxy S21 5G 128GB model is available to order from AT&T for $800, which can be paid in 30 monthly installments of $26.67. It comes in violet, gray, pink, and white. However, both new and existing customers can essentially get this phone for free no matter what color they choose. All you need to do is trade in your old phone, add a new line (new customers) or upgrade an existing line (existing customers), and sign up for postpaid unlimited wireless service to get an $800 credit — which is like getting the phone for free!

How to Qualify for Trade-In

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To qualify for this credit, your phone must have a $95 trade-in value or higher; qualifying phones include Apple iPhone 8 and up, Samsung Galaxy S9 and up, Samsung Note 9 and up, and Google Pixel 4. Phones like the iPhone 6S and 7, with a trade-in value below $95 but above $35, will receive a $350 credit. Your credits will start within three billing periods after your trade-in is completed and will be applied over 30 months. Plus, you can get an additional $100 in Samsung credit toward accessories when you download the Shop Samsung app and register your device.

AT&T is also offering this deal on the other new Samsung Galaxy models: The Samsung Galaxy S21+ and the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra. The S21+ is available with 128GB storage for $1,000 payable in 30 installments of $33.34. You’ll get the same $800 in credits with a qualifying trade-in and service commitment. Plus, you can get $150 in Samsung credit when you register your device. The same $800 credit is applicable with the purchase of an S21 Ultra. It is available with 128GB storage for $1,200 (in monthly installments of $40), with 256GB storage for $1,250 (in monthly installments of $41.67), or 512GB for $1,380 (in monthly installments of $46). And when you register your Ultra, you’ll get $200 of Samsung credit.

The new Samsung Galaxy S21 has a lot going for it’s value. And with these credits, you truly get a lot of bang for your buck. We’re already predicting that this will be one of the bestselling phones of 2021, and with discounts like these, we’re sure they’ll go quickly, so it’s best to get your hands on one sooner than later.

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