Verizon on Thursday began accepting pre-orders for the 5G-enabled version of the Samsung Galaxy S10.
The Samsung Galaxy S10 5G will be available in store starting from May 16 and will offered in an exclusive Majestic Black color as well as Crown Silver.
The Galaxy S10 5G will retail for $1,300 with the device having 256GB internal storage. A 512GB variant will also be sold with a $1,400 price tag. As a refresher, this version does not include a microSD expansion card slot.
Verizon has a number of promotions available to those who plan to pre-order the Galaxy S10 5G, including free access to 5G service. Typically, this costs an extra $10 per month. Additionally, there are opportunities to receive fre Samsung Galaxy Buds and Samsung Wireless Charging Battery Pack.
Customers can also trade in an existing phone to receive up to $450 in savings with new customers getting an additional $200 prepaid MasterCard.
New 5G Markets
Verizon plans to offer 5G service in the downtown areas of more than 30 major US cities by the end of 2019. The first two markets, Chicago and Minneapolis, launched a few weeks back.
Looking ahead, Verizon expects to offer the next-gen LTE in the following cities: Atlanta, Boston, Charlotte, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Dallas, Des Moines, Denver, Detroit, Houston, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Little Rock, Memphis, Phoenix, Providence, San Diego, Salt Lake City and Washington DC.